Nonfiction

Virtual: Rosemary Mosco with Joan Walsh, A Pocket Guide to Pigeon Watching

Join Porter Square Books for a virtual event with Rosemary Mosco, author of A Pocket Guide to Pigeon Watching: Getting to Know the World's Most Misunderstood BirdPart field guide, part history, part ornithology primer, and altogether fun. Rosemary will be joined in conversation by Joan Walsh of Mass Audubon! This event is free and open to all, hosted on Crowdcast.

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$14.95
ISBN: 9781523511341
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Workman Publishing Company - October 26th, 2021

Virtual: Victoria Chang with Sarah Manguso, Dear Memory

Join Porter Square Books for a virtual event with poet Victoria Chang for her newest book, Dear Memory: Letters on Writing, Silence, and Griefa collection of letters described as "moving in a way that transcends story and message; it captures a pure sense of another person's heart" in a starred review from Kirkus Reviews.

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$25.00
ISBN: 9781571313928
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Milkweed Editions - October 12th, 2021

Virtual: Dr. Traci Baxley with Maria Sansone, Social Justice Parenting

Join Porter Square Books for a virtual event featuring Dr. Traci Baxley, author of Social Justice Parenting: How to Raise Compassionate, Anti-Racist, Justice-Minded Kids in an Unjust World - an empowering, timely guide to raising anti-racist, compassionate, and socially conscious children, from a diversity and inclusion educator with more than thirty years of experience. Dr. Baxley will be joined in conversation by Emmy Award-winning TV host Maria Sansone!

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$27.99
ISBN: 9780063082366
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Harper Wave - October 19th, 2021

Dylan Thuras with Joshua Foer, Gastro Obscura

Join Porter Square Books for an event celebrating the release of "must-have compendium" (Publishers Weekly, starred review) Gastro Obscura: A Food Adventurer's Guide, with author and cofounder of Atlas Obscura Dylan Thuras! He will be joined in conversation by fellow Atlas Obscura cofounder Joshua Foer. This event is free and open to all - please RSVP via the form below so we can keep you up-to-date on venue details!

Gastro Obscura: A Food Adventurer's Guide (Atlas Obscura) Cover Image
$42.50
ISBN: 9781523502196
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Workman Publishing Company - October 12th, 2021

Grubbie Debuts: Michelle Bowdler with Lacy Crawford, Is Rape a Crime? [Virtual]

Join Porter Square Books and Grubstreet in the latest installment of the Grubbie Debuts series, featuring GrubStreet Memoir incubee Michelle Bowdler for the paperback release of her debut memoir, Is Rape a Crime?: A Memoir, an Investigation, and a ManifestoMichelle will be joined in conversation by  Lacy Crawford, author of Notes on a Silencing

Is Rape a Crime?: A Memoir, an Investigation, and a Manifesto Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250255761
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Flatiron Books - October 12th, 2021

Notes on a Silencing: A Memoir Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316491532
Availability: Available at Wholesaler
Published: Little, Brown and Company - June 15th, 2021

Virtual: Keith Boykin, Race Against Time

Join us for a virtual event with Keith Boykin for his new book Race Against TimeThis event is free and open to all, hosted on Crowdcast.

Register for the event on Crowdcast here: https://www.crowdcast.io/e/raceagainsttime

Race Against Time: The Politics of a Darkening America Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781645037262
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Bold Type Books - September 14th, 2021

Virtual: Wendy Sanford, These Walls Between Us

Join Porter Square Books for a virtual event to celebrate the release of Wendy Sanford's These Walls Between UsWendy will be joined in conversation by Brian Corr. This event is free and open to all, hosted virtually via Crowdcast. Signed copies of the book will be available for purchase! 

These Walls Between Us: A Memoir of Friendship Across Race and Class Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781647421670
Availability: Available at Wholesaler
Published: She Writes Press - October 5th, 2021

Virtual: Nathaniel Philbrick with Ryan Woods, Travels with George

American Ancestors/NEHGS, the Boston Public Library, and Porter Square Books present celebrated author Nathaniel Philbrick (Mayflower, In the Heart of the Sea, In the Hurricane’s Eye) with his latest work revealing the dynamic history of our country, Travels with George: In Search of Washington and His Legacy. This event is free and open to all, hosted on Zoom by WGBH, but registration is required. Copies of the book are available below for purchase.

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$30.00
ISBN: 9780525562177
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Viking - September 14th, 2021

Grubbie Debuts: Judy Bolton-Fasman with Tova Mirvis, Asylum [Virtual]

Join Porter Square Books and Grubstreet in the latest installment of the Grubbie Debuts series, featuring GrubStreet graduate Judy Bolton-Fasman for the launch of her debut memoir, Asylum, a Memoir of Family Secrets. Judy will be joined in conversation by Tova Mirvis. This event is free and open to all, hosted on Crowdcast.

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$24.95
ISBN: 9781942134770
Availability: Available at Wholesaler
Published: Mandel Vilar Press - August 24th, 2021

The Book of Separation: A Memoir Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781328477873
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Mariner Books - September 18th, 2018

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