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Queens University of Charlotte Everett Library


Friends of the Library: Holiday Books & Coffee

Holiday Books and Coffee
Friday, November 22, 2019, 10am - noon
Burwell Parlors
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Each November, to celebrate the beginning of the holiday season, Friends of the Library hosts a special guest author ranging from New York Times bestselling authors to Queens faculty members.  In addition, Sally Brewster and Frazer Dobson from Park Road Books present the newest titles for holiday reading and gift giving -- always a popular feature!   Jumpstart your holiday season with the Friends of the Library at the Holiday Books and Coffee.  

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We are currently full and cannot accommodate any more reservations. 



There is no charge for this event, but seats fill up fast. 

2019 HB&C featured author Mary Alice Monroe

Mary Alice MonroeMary Alice Monroe

Mary Alice Monroe writes richly textured books that delve into the complexities of interpersonal relationships and the parallels between the land and life. Monroe’s novels are published worldwide. With the same heart of conservation, Monroe has written two children’s picture books as well.

Her novels have achieved many lists, including the New York Times, USA Today and SIBA. She has received numerous awards, including several Readers’ Choice Awards; the 2014 SC Book Festival Award for Excellence in Writing; the 2015 SW Florida Book Festival Distinguished Author Award; RT Lifetime Achievement Award; and the 2008 South Carolina Center for the Book Award for Writing. Most recently, Monroe was named by the South Carolina Academy of Authors as a 2018 inductee of the Literary Hall of Fame.
To learn more about Mary Alice Monore, visit her website.