Events-Adults

Bill Rapp at The Learned Owl [12/2]

Join The Learned Owl in welcoming back local author Bill Rapp for a signing on Saturday December 2 from 1-3pm. Bill will be signing his new book, A Turkish Triangle. 

A Turkish Triangle By Bill Rapp Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781684920792
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Published: Coffeetown Press - May 9th, 2023

CIA officer Karl Baier is sent to Turkey to uncover the reasons behind the recent deaths of three Soviet assets at the height of the Cuban missile crisis. He discovers, however, that the three deaths are only the beginning.


Terry Pluto at The Learned Owl [11/30]

Join The Learned Owl Book Shop in welcoming a local favorite, Terry Pluto for a little Thursday evening book signing! Terry will be signing his newest faith-based release, The Guy With the Sign.

Publisher Marketing:

"Terry Pluto's Faith and You columns remind me that no matter the struggle we face, we are never alone." -- Neil O.

From Terry Pluto ...

The Guy with the Sign: And Other Thoughts on Faith in Everyday Life, from the Plain Dealer / Cleveland.com Faith and You Column By Terry Pluto Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781598511321
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Published: Gray & Company Publishers - October 24th, 2023

"Terry Pluto's Faith and You columns remind me that no matter the struggle we face, we are never alone." -- Neil O.

From Terry Pluto ...


Garnett Kilberg Cohen at The Learned Owl [11/17]

Join Learned Owl Book Shop in welcoming author Garnett Kilberg Cohen on Friday November 17 from 4:30-6:30pm*. Garnett will be signing her book of stories, Cravings.

* Please note the different date and time for this event

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Cravings By Garnett Kilberg Cohen Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780299345242
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Published: University of Wisconsin Press - October 31st, 2023

Opening with “Hors d’oeuvres” and closing with a “Feast,” the stories in Cravings pulse with longing, missed opportunities, recriminations, and joy. Garnett Kilberg Cohen leads readers through acutely crafted explorations of the way events shape and change our lives, sometimes for the better and sometimes in ways that haunt us forever.


Iron Flame Release Party [11/7]

EXCLUSIVE RELEASE PARTY!

Join us at The Learned Owl for a book release party on Tuesday November 7th at 5pm!

We will be celebrating the release of Iron Flame, the sequel to Rebecca Yarros' Fourth Wing.

Iron Flame (The Empyrean #2) By Rebecca Yarros Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781649374172
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Published: Entangled: Red Tower Books - November 7th, 2023

PLEASE NOTE: The limited edition with stained edges is sold out, but we invite you to purchase an unstained edition—same captivating story, same heart-pounding read!

Discover the instant #1 New York Times bestseller! Now optioned for TV by Amazon Studios.


Accolades for Fourth Wing


Fourth Wing (Special Edition) (The Empyrean #1) By Rebecca Yarros Cover Image
$32.99
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ISBN: 9781649376169
Published: Entangled: Red Tower Books - November 7th, 2023

NOTE TO READERS: This breathtaking special edition is only available for a limited time and while quantities last.

The year’s biggest book sensation and #1 New York Times bestseller returns in this completely jaw-dropping special edition, featuring:
• a stunning, revamped cover
• gorgeous new endpapers
• black sprayed edges


Book Club in a Bar [7/27]

Book Club in a Bar is led by Meg, Jane, and Sam. They meet the last Thursday of the month in various local bars and restaurants.

They are always accepting new members! Send an email to books@learnedowl.com to be added to the mailing list for information on meeting location.

The next meeting will be Thursday July 27th and the group will be reading A Death in Denmark by Amulya Malladi. 

The meeting will be at 6pm at D'Angelo's in Twinsburg.

A Death in Denmark: The First Gabriel Præst Novel By Amulya Malladi Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780063235519
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - March 28th, 2023

“Philip Marlowe meets Nordic Noir.” —Iben Albinus, internationally bestselling and award-winning author of Damaskus


History book club [8/27]

The Learned Owl History Book Group is led by Dr. Joe Hoffman. They are back to meeting here at The Learned Owl Bookshop on the last Sunday of each month at 2pm.

Topics are chosen for each month. Read a book on the topic, and feel free to come!

August's topic is Frederick Douglas and the meeting will be August 27th at 2pm.

History book club [7/30]

The Learned Owl History Book Group is led by Dr. Joe Hoffman. They are back to meeting here at The Learned Owl Bookshop on the last Sunday of each month at 2pm.

Topics are chosen for each month. Read a book on the topic, and feel free to come!

July's topic is chef celebrities. Read a biography on any celebrity chef and come to the meeting on July 30th at 2pm.

Joy Winstead at The Learned Owl [7/22]

Join us in welcoming for the first time, local author Joy Winstead. Joy will be here Saturday July 22nd from 1-3pm signing her poetry books, Daydreams and Illusions: A Collection of Poems and Short Stories, Run Through My Mind: My Marathon Writings, and Walk My Path.

Run Through My Mind is Joy's most recent poetry collection. Joy participated in the poetry marathon three times, writing a set of 24 poems in 24 hours, and then two sets of 12 poems in 12 hours. Those poems are featured in this collection. 

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