This event is presently SOLD OUT. Readers may pre-order a copy of The Rooster Bar to get a signed copy.
Adult Event - Ticketed
The event is SOLD OUT. By purchasing a book from Watermark Books & Cafe, you are not only supporting a local, independent business, but you are also showing publishers that they should continue sending authors to Watermark Books. Think of it this way, you wouldn't bring your own beer to a bar, would you?
Watermark Books and Cafe, in partnership with the Orpheum Theatre, will host author Rick Riordan for a presentation of The Ship of the Dead, Book Three, Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard on Saturday, October 7 at 6:00 p.m. The event will take place at the Orpheum, located at 200 N. Broadway in downtown Wichita.
Wichita Orpheum Theatre will host David Sedaris on Sunday, April. 30 at 8:00 p.m. Watermark Books & Cafe will have a limited run of bookplates for Sedaris to sign prior to the publication of his forthcoming book Theft by Finding: Diaries. Tickets for the event are available at the Orpheum's webiste, HERE.
Watermark Books & Cafe will host author Shannon Hale & illustrator LeUyen Pham for a special luncheon author chat on Thursday, May 4 at 11:30 a.m. at Watermark Cafe. Come chat with these two bestselling collaborators about their new graphic memoir, Real Friends.
Watermark Books & Cafe and Wine Dive will host author Stephanie Danler for a wine and cheese tasting, an author talk, and signing of her novel Sweetbitter. The event will take place at Wine Dive, located at 4714 E. Douglas, just across the street from Watermark Books. Danler will discuss two wine flights and take questions during her presentation.
BELOW is our list of picks for this year's Book Club Sunday. We hope you love them as much as we do!
Watermark Books & Cafe will host author Kate DiCamillo for an author talk and signing of Raymie Nightingale on Friday, Dec. 2 at 6:00 p.m.
This event is ticketed. For $25, purchasers receive two tickets to the event and one copy of DiCamillo's Raymie Nightingale. Get your tickets at the door.
Watermark Books & Cafe will host author Geraldine Brooks for an author talk and signing of The Secret Chord. The event will be at Grace Presbyterian Church, located just a few blocks east of Watermark Books at 5002 E. Douglas. The event will begin at 6:30 p.m.
“A page turner. . .Brooks is a master at bringing the past alive. . .in her skillful hands the issues of the past echo our own deepest concerns: love and loss, drama and tragedy, chaos and brutality.” – Alice Hoffman, The Washington Post
Watermark Books & Cafe will host bestselling novelist Nicholas Sparks for a signing of Two by Two on Friday, Oct. 7. This is a signing-only event.