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Upcoming Events

TICKETED Live Stream Event: Bishop Michael Curry presents Love is the Way, in conversation with Al Roker

09/29/2020 - 6:00PM

We're excited to host this exclusive online event with Bishop Michael Curry and Al Roker, moderated by Rt. Rev. José Antonio McLoughlin, Bishop of the Diocese of Western North Carolina. This event is for fans who purchase EITHER Love Is The Way: Holding on to Hope in Troubling Times, by Bishop Michael Curry, OR You Look So Much Better in Person, by Al Roker.  Your book is your ticket. Purchase below. Purchasing Love is the Way below will grant you access to...

Live Stream Reader Meet Writer: Connor Towne O'Neill presents Down Along With That Devil's Bones

09/29/2020 - 5:00PM

We're pleased to be part of the Reader Meet Writer series of online events hosted by the Southern Independent Booksellers Alliance.  This event is free but registration is required. Please click here to register. You will then receive an email on the day of the event with URL and password you'll need to attend.  If you decide to attend and to purchase the authors' books, we ask that you purchase from Malaprop's. When you do this you are supporting our work and keeping more dollars...

Live Stream: Erin Brockovich and Suzanne Boothby present Superman's Not Coming

09/30/2020 - 6:00PM

This event is free but registration is required. Click here to register. If you elect to attend, we will email you on the day of the event with the link and password required to attend on Zoom. We have signed copies of Superman's Not Coming! Order your below. Like most of our events, this event is free. If you decide to attend and to purchase the authors' books, we ask that you purchase from Malaprop's. When you do this you are supporting our work and keeping more dollars in our...

Live Stream CRAFT: Susan Elizabeth Phillips, author of Dance Away with Me, in conversation with Denise Kiernan

09/30/2020 - 7:00PM

CRAFT: Authors in Conversation is a series conceived and hosted by New York Times bestselling author Denise Kiernan. Denise will be joined by Susan Elizabeth Phillips, author of Dance Away with Me: A Novel.  This event is free, but registration is required. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER. If you decide to attend and to purchase the authors' books, we ask that you purchase from Malaprop's. When you do this you are supporting our work and keeping more dollars in our...

Live stream Reader Meet Writer: Confessions on the 7:45 with Lisa Unger

10/01/2020 - 7:00PM

We're pleased to be part of the Reader Meet Writer series of online events hosted by the Southern Independent Booksellers Alliance.  This event is free but registration is required. Click here to register. You will then receive an email on the day of the event with URL and password you'll need to attend.  If you decide to attend and to purchase the authors' books, we ask that you purchase from Malaprop's. When you do this you are supporting our work and keeping more dollars in...

Live Stream: Ashley Blooms presents Every Bone A Prayer, in conversation with Alix E. Harrow

10/01/2020 - 6:00PM

This event is free but registration is required. Please click here to register. You will then receive an email on the day of the event with URL and password you'll need to attend. Like most of our events, this event is free. If you decide to attend and to purchase the authors' books, we ask that you purchase from Malaprop's. When you do this you are supporting our work and keeping more dollars in our community. If you would like to support us without purchasing a book, you...

Live Stream: Jenny Milchman presents The Second Mother

10/02/2020 - 6:00PM

This event is free but registration is required. Click here to register. If you elect to attend, we will email you on the day of the event with the link and password required to attend on Zoom. Like most of our events, this event is free. If you decide to attend and to purchase the authors' books, we ask that you purchase from Malaprop's. When you do this you are supporting our work and keeping more dollars in our community. If you would like to support us without purchasing a...

Live Stream: Christopher Swann presents Never Turn Back

10/05/2020 - 6:00PM

This virtual event is free but registration is required. Please click here to register. Registrants will receive an email on the day of the event with the link and password required to attend.  Like most of our events, this event is free. If you decide to attend and to purchase the authors' books, we ask that you purchase from Malaprop's. When you do this you are supporting our work and keeping more dollars in our community. If you would like to support us without...

Live Stream: Joe Berkowitz launches American Cheese: An Indulgent Odyssey Through the Artisan Cheese World

10/06/2020 - 7:00PM

Join the author of Away with Words, for the launch of his new book, American Cheese, a deeply hilarious and unexpectedly insightful deep-dive into a cultural and culinary phenomenon: cheese. Joe Berkowitz will be joined by cheese influencer Madame Fromage, who will be doing a cheese demonstration, and comedian and author Lane Moore.  This virtual event is free but registration is required. Please click here to register. Registrants will receive an email on the day...

Live stream Reader Meet Writer: Escaping Dreamland with Charlie Lovett

10/06/2020 - 5:00PM

We're pleased to be part of the Reader Meet Writer series of online events hosted by the Southern Independent Booksellers Alliance.  This event is free but registration is required. Click here to register. You will then receive an email on the day of the event with URL and password you'll need to attend.  If you decide to attend and to purchase the authors' books, we ask that you purchase from Malaprop's. When you do this you are supporting our work and keeping more...

Live Stream CRAFT: S. A. Cosby, author of Blacktop Wasteland, in conversation with Denise Kiernan

10/07/2020 - 7:00PM

CRAFT: Authors in Conversation is a series conceived and hosted by New York Times bestselling author Denise Kiernan. Denise will be joined by S. A. Cosby, author of Blacktop Wasteland. This event is free, but registration is required. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER. If you decide to attend and to purchase the authors' books, we ask that you purchase from Malaprop's. When you do this you are supporting our work and keeping more dollars in our community. If...

Live Stream: UNC Press presents Bryant Simon in conversation with Elizabeth Gillespie McRae

10/07/2020 - 6:00PM

We are pleased to co-host this event with UNC Press. This event is free but registration is required. Click here to register. Registrants will receive an email on the day of the event with the link and password required to attend. Like most of our events, this event is free. If you decide to attend and to purchase the authors' books, we ask that you purchase from Malaprop's. When you do this you are supporting our work and keeping more dollars in our community. If you would like...

Live Stream: Miss Malaprop's Storytime with Eoin McLaughlin & Polly Dunbar, author and illustrator of While We Can't Hug

10/07/2020 - 10:00AM

Author Eoin McLaughlin & Illustrator Polly Dunbar will read While We Can't Hug and The Hug. Join us on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/malapropsbookstore/ to tune into Miss Malaprop's Storytime from your home. Together, we’ll introduce children to the wonderful world of books! Recommended for ages 3-9.

Live Stream: Chris Hamby presents Soul Full of Coal Dust

10/08/2020 - 6:00PM

This virtual event is free but registration is required. Click here to register. Registrants will receive an email on the day of the event with the link and password required to attend. Like most of our events, this event is free. If you decide to attend and to purchase the authors' books, we ask that you purchase from Malaprop's. When you do this you are supporting our work and keeping more dollars in our community. If you would like to support us without purchasing a book, you may...

Live stream Reader Meet Writer: Black Women, Black Love with Dianne M. Stewart

10/08/2020 - 7:00PM

We're pleased to be part of the Reader Meet Writer series of online events hosted by the Southern Independent Booksellers Alliance.  This event is free but registration is required. Please click here to register. You will then receive an email on the day of the event with URL and password you'll need to attend.  If you decide to attend and to purchase the authors' books, we ask that you purchase from Malaprop's. When you do this you are supporting our work and keeping more...

Live stream: Reader Meet Writer: Out! with Miles McKenna

10/10/2020 - 11:00AM

We're pleased to be part of the Reader Meet Writer series of online events hosted by the Southern Independent Booksellers Alliance.  This event is free but registration is required. Please click here to register. You will then receive an email on the day of the event with URL and password you'll need to attend.  If you decide to attend and to purchase the authors' books, we ask that you purchase from Malaprop's. When you do this you are supporting our work and keeping...

TICKETED Live Stream: Lunch with John Grisham and Wiley Cash discussing A Time For Mercy

10/13/2020 - 12:00PM

Malaprop's and UNC Asheville are thrilled to host a release-day virtual event for A Time for Mercy with John Grisham, in conversation with UNCA's Writer-in-Residence, Wiley Cash. Pre-order A Time for Mercy below to secure your spot at the event on Zoom.* A limited number of authographed first editions are available. *When you order the book below, your name and email address will be added to the invitation list for the event. The afternoon before the event, you...

Live Stream: Elin Hilderbrand presents Troubles in Paradise

10/13/2020 - 6:00PM

We are absolutely delighted to host a virtual event with Elin Hilderbrand for her newest book, Troubles in Paradise. There is no fee to attend but registration is required. Please click here to register. If you elect to attend, we will email you on the day of the event with the link and password required to attend on Zoom. When you order Troubles in Paradise below, you will receive a bookplate signed by Elin Hilderbrand! Like most of our events, this event is free. If you decide to...

Live Stream CRAFT: Wiley and Mallory Cash in conversation with Denise Kiernan

10/14/2020 - 7:00PM

CRAFT: Authors in Conversation is a series conceived and hosted by New York Times bestselling author Denise Kiernan. Denise will be joined by Wiley and Mallory Cash.  Wiley Cash’s words and Mallory Brady Cash’s images combine for riveting storytelling. This husband-and-wife team join Denise to talk about craft, collaboration, and southern storytelling, as they discuss their work on the anthology Step Into the Circle: Writers in Modern Appalachia. This event is...

Live Stream UNC Press presents Dan Royles and Susan M. Reverby

10/14/2020 - 6:00PM

We're pleased to co-host this virual event with UNC Press. The authors will discuss their respective books and medical activism during an epidemic. This event is free but registration is required. Click here to register. Registrants will receive an email on the day of the event with the link and password required to attend. Like most of our events, this event is free. If you decide to attend and to purchase the authors' books, we ask that you purchase from Malaprop's. When you do...

Live stream Reader Meet Writer: Better Boys, Better Men with Andrew Reiner

10/15/2020 - 7:00PM

We're pleased to be part of the Reader Meet Writer series of online events hosted by the Southern Independent Booksellers Alliance.  This event is free but registration is required. Please click here to register. You will then receive an email on the day of the event with URL and password you'll need to attend.  If you decide to attend and to purchase the authors' books, we ask that you purchase from Malaprop's. When you do this you are supporting our work and keeping...

Live Stream: Rural Voices with Nora Shalaway Carpenter, David Bowles, Yamile Saied Méndez, and Tirzah Price

10/15/2020 - 6:00PM

Join Nora Shalaway Carpenter, David Bowles, Yamile Saied Méndez, and Tirzah Price to discuss their contributions to this anthology about rural America.  This event is free but registration is required. Click here to register. If you elect to attend, we will email you on the day of the event with the link and password required to attend on Zoom. Like most of our events, this event is free. If you decide to attend and to purchase the authors' books, we ask that you purchase from...

Live Stream: Vicki Lane Launches And the Crows Took Their Eyes

10/16/2020 - 6:00PM

This event is free but registration is required. Click here to register. If you elect to attend, we will email you on the day of the event with the link and password required to attend on Zoom. Like most of our events, this event is free. If you decide to attend and to purchase the authors' books, we ask that you purchase from Malaprop's. When you do this you are supporting our work and keeping more dollars in our community. If you would like to support us without purchasing a...

Live Stream: Writers at Home featuring Jen Fawkes author of Mannequin and Wife, in conversation with A.K. Benninghofen

10/18/2020 - 3:00PM

The Writers at Home reading series features work from UNCA’s Great Smokies Writing Program and The Great Smokies Review. This live stream event is free to attend, but registration is required. Click here to register. If you elect to attend, we will email you on the day of the event with the link and password required to attend on Zoom. Like most of our events, this event is free. If you decide to attend and to purchase the authors' books, we ask that you purchase from...

Live Stream: Matthew Duffus Launches Dunbar’s Folly

10/20/2020 - 6:00PM

This live stream event is free to attend, but registration is required. Click here to register. If you elect to attend, we will email you on the day of the event with the link and password required to attend on Zoom. Like most of our events, this event is free. If you decide to attend and to purchase the authors' books, we ask that you purchase from Malaprop's. When you do this you are supporting our work and keeping more dollars in our community. If you would like to...

Live Stream: UNC Press presents David Menconi, author of Step It Up and Go, with David Holt

10/21/2020 - 6:30PM

This live stream event is free to attend, but registration is required. Click here to register. If you elect to attend, we will email you on the day of the event with the link and password required to attend on Zoom. Like most of our events, this event is free. If you decide to attend and to purchase the authors' books, we ask that you purchase from Malaprop's. When you do this you are supporting our work and keeping more dollars in our community. If you would like to support us...

Live Stream: Jack Allison presents The Warm Heart of Africa

10/22/2020 - 6:00PM

This event is free but registration is required. Please click here to register. You will then receive an email on the day of the event with URL and password you'll need to attend.  If you decide to attend and to purchase the authors' books, we ask that you purchase from Malaprop's. When you do this you are supporting our work and keeping more dollars in our community. If you would like to support us without purchasing a book, you may purchase a gift card or make a...

Live Stream: Ronen Givony presents Not for You: Pearl Jam and the Present Tense, in conversation with Mark Capon of Harvest Records

10/23/2020 - 6:00PM

This event is free but registration is required. Click here to register. If you elect to attend, we will email you on the day of the event with the link and password required to attend on Zoom. Like most of our events, this event is free. If you decide to attend and to purchase the authors books, we ask that you purchase from Malaprop's. When you do this you are supporting our work and keeping more dollars in our community. If you would like to support us without purchasing a book,...

Live stream Reader Meet Writer: Children's Book authors Jonathan Auxier, Kristen Miller, and Beth Ferry

10/24/2020 - 11:00AM

We're pleased to be part of the Reader Meet Writer series of online events hosted by the Southern Independent Booksellers Alliance. Join Jonathan Auxier, author of Willa the Wisp; Kristen Miller, author of Every Thing You Need to Know When You Are 8 +; and Beth Ferry, author of Fox & Rabbit Make Believe.  This event is free but registration is required. Please click here to register. You will then receive an email on the day of the event with URL and password...

Live Stream: Stephanie Perkins Launches Anna and the French Kiss Collector's Edition, in conversation with Jeff Zentner

10/27/2020 - 6:00PM

Join us as we celebrate the 10th Anniversary of Anna and the French Kiss and the release of the gorgeous hardcover collectors edition! This event is free but registration is required. Click here to register. If you elect to attend, we will email you on the day of the event with the link and password required to attend on Zoom. Anna and the French Kiss Collector's Edition is a one-of-a-kind edition of the beloved romance classic, featuring a custom patterned edge and...

Live Stream: Amy Willoughby-Burle presents The Year of Thorns and Honey

10/28/2020 - 6:00PM

We're pleased to welcome back local author, Amy Willoughby-Burl, presenting the sequel to The Lemonade Year. This event is free but registration is required. Click here to register. If you elect to attend, we will email you on the day of the event with the link and password required to attend on Zoom. Like most of our events, this event is free. If you decide to attend and to purchase the authors' books, we ask that you purchase from Malaprop's. When you do this you are supporting our...

Live Stream: "Risky Behavior” Emily X. R. Pan and Nova Ren Suma present Foreshadow, with Rachel Hylton and Sophie Meridien

11/12/2020 - 6:00PM

This virtual event is free but registration is required. Please click here to register. Registrants will receive an email on the day of the event with the link and password required to attend. Like most of our events, this event is free. If you decide to attend and to purchase the authors' books, we ask that you purchase from Malaprop's. When you do this you are supporting our work and keeping more dollars in our community. If you would like to support us without purchasing...

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