Meet author C.W. Gortner, author of the historical novels The Last Queen and Confessions of Catherine de Medici. He will read and discuss his new book The Queen’s Vow. This historical novel talks about Isabella of Castile who united Spain and transformed it into a world power and sent Columbus to discover a new world. A book sale by Readers Books follows the event. Sponsored by the Institute for Historical Study and the Historical Novel Society, Northern California Chapter.
- Delicious Desserts: Alice Medrich speaks
- Tuesday, October 13, 2015, 3:00 pmMain Library, Koret Auditorium
- Slavery: Ancient Greece and Rome vs. the American South
- Wednesday, October 14, 2015, 7:00 pmMerced, Merced General Floor Area
- Between His Walking Words/Entre Sus Palabras Andantes
- Sunday, October 18, 2015, 3:00 pmMain Library, Latino/Hispanic Rms A & B