Kali Fajardo-Anstine: Sabrina & Corina Reading

Join Kali Fajardo-Anstine, author of Sabrina & Corina, a 2019 National Book Award Finalist, for a reading and signing. About this Event More Than Words Presents: Reading & Signing of Sabrina & Corina Kali Fajardo-Anstine’s magnetic story collection breathes life into her Latina characters of indigenous ancestry and the land they inhabit in the American West. Against the […]

The Great Believers Book Talk with Rebecca Makkai

More Than Words Presents: The Great Believers Book Talk Join author Rebecca Makkai for a reading and signing of her book, The Great Believers. “At turns heartbreaking and hopeful, the novel brings the first years of the AIDS epidemic into very immediate view, in a manner that will seem nostalgic to some and revelatory to others…Makkai’s sweeping fourth novel shows […]

Feel the Wild: A Conversation with Photographer Daniel Fox

Join famed solo wilderness explorer and photographer, Daniel Fox, as he shares stories and images from his new book FEEL THE WILD. Through his non profit WILD.ECO, Daniel mentors, fundraises on behalf of, and helps create a road-map for youth to lay the foundation for a life that is fulfilling and productive, not only for […]

Overtime: Author Talk with John Bacon

Meet John U. Bacon speak about his new book Overtime: Jim Harbaugh and the Michigan Wolverines at the Crossroads of College Football. About this Event Join New York Times Best Selling Author, John U. Bacon, as he speaks about the Jim Harbaugh era in college football. Overtime follows the Wolverine coaches, players, and staffers through the 2018 season, including […]

Forty Dollars and a Brand: Book Event with Denise Kaigler

Forty Dollars and a Brand: Book Engagement Event with Denise Kaigler, Hosted by Smitty Pignatelli & Allyce Najimy Join us for a Q&A facilitated by a More Than Words youth staff member and hosted by Smitty Pignatelli & Allyce Najimy. Hear Denise Kaigler’s first-hand, brand-building stories featuring JAY-Z, Will Smith, Bill Clinton, Beyoncé, and others. Networking • Refreshments […]

Fight Like a Mother: Shannon Watts Book Talk & Signing

Meet Shannon Watts, founder of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America and author of Fight Like a Mother. About Fight Like a Mother Hear the inspiring story of how Shannon Watts went from stay-at-home mom to “the NRA’s worst nightmare.” What started as a simple Facebook group to connect with other frustrated parents in the wake […]

Homeboy: Book Talk with Jawara Griffin

Join Jawara Griffin as he shares his story and discusses his memoir, Homeboy. At the age of eight, Jawara Griffin was left alone with three of his brothers and one sister in their dilapidated home in North Philadelphia. He struggled, stole and somehow made it through with just a few shared pieces of clothing and torn […]

Meet the Author: Michael Patrick Murphy at More Than Words

Local author Michael Patrick Murphy visits More Than Words bookstore to talk about Neighborhood Lines, his novel based on racial divies and class conflicts of Boston in the late 1980’s and early 1990’s. This event is free and open to the public. Neighborhood Lines will be available for purchase.

A Conversation with Karen Mills: Harvard Business School Professor & Former Administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration

More Than Words welcomes author, Harvard Business School professor, and former Administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration Karen G. Mills for a discussion of her new book, Fintech, Small Business & the American Dream. The book details how big data and artificial intelligence have the potential to revolutionize financial services in the traditional banking landscape. Mills takes a comprehensive look at how […]