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A conversation with Barbara Graham and JoAnne Tompkins

2022-07-14 19:00:00 2022-07-14 20:00:00 America/New_York A conversation with Barbara Graham and JoAnne Tompkins Join us on Zoom for a conversation with authors Barbara Graham and JoAnne Tompkins. Virtual

Thursday, July 14
7:00pm - 8:00pm

Add to Calendar 2022-07-14 19:00:00 2022-07-14 20:00:00 America/New_York A conversation with Barbara Graham and JoAnne Tompkins Join us on Zoom for a conversation with authors Barbara Graham and JoAnne Tompkins. Virtual

Join us on Zoom for a conversation with authors Barbara Graham and JoAnne Tompkins.

This event will be broadcast live on Zoom. Registration and an email address are required to receive the link to participate. 

Order your copies of the authors' books from Mac’s Backs – Books on Coventry: 

What Jonah Knew by Barbara Graham: macsbacks.com/book/9780063242319

What Comes After by JoAnne Tompkins: macsbacks.com/book/9780593086001


About the authors:

Barbara Graham is an essayist, playwright, and author who has written for TimeO, The Oprah MagazineGlamourMoreNational Geographic Traveler; and Vogue. She is a columnist for Grandparents.com and has two granddaughters.

In What Jonah Knew, a seven-year-old boy inexplicably recalls the memories of a missing 22-year-old musician in this psychological thriller about the fierce love between mothers and sons across lifetimes, a work of gripping suspense with a supernatural twist.

Barbara Graham will be in conversation with JoAnne Tompkins, who was inspired to become a writer by the human resiliency she observed in her first career as a mediator and judicial officer. She lives in Port Townsend, Washington. Her debut novel is What Comes After.

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Tue, Jul 12, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
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Thu, Jul 14, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Join us on Zoom for a conversation with authors Barbara Graham and JoAnne Tompkins.Register

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Wed, Jul 20, 10:00am - 11:00am
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Wed, Jul 20, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
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Wed, Jul 20, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
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Thu, Jul 21, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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Thu, Jul 21, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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YOU create your own comic. Please come with plenty of paper, a couple of pencils, and colored pencils or markers if you like.

Thu, Jul 21, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
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Thu, Jul 21, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
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Thu, Jul 21, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
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Mon, Jul 25, 11:00am - 11:30am
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Mon, Jul 25, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
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Mon, Jul 25, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
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Tue, Jul 26, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Brookpark Branch Zoom 1
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Tue, Jul 26, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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Tue, Jul 26, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Garfield Heights Branch Zoom 1
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Tue, Jul 26, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
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Tue, Jul 26, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Richmond Heights Branch Zoom 1
A presentation about this new and impactful art exhibition at the Kent State University Museum.

Wed, Jul 27, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
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Wed, Jul 27, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
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Thu, Jul 28, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Fairview Park Branch Zoom 1
We welcome teen writers to join us and develop their writing skills.

Thu, Jul 28, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch Zoom 2
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Thu, Jul 28, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Parma Heights Branch Zoom 1
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Sat, Jul 30, 10:00am - 11:00am
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