Adult Event - FREE

Sarah Smarsh

Watermark Books & Cafe will host Sarah Smarsh for an author talk and signing of Heartland on Tuesday, September 18 at 6:00 p.m. 

A perfect companion to Evicted and Nickel and DimedHeartland reveals one woman's experience of working class poverty with a startlingly observed, eye-opening, and topical personal story.

David Joy

Watermark Books & Cafe will host David Joy for an author talk and signing on Tuesday, August 21 at 6:00 p.m. for his book The Line that Held Us

From critically acclaimed author David Joy comes a remarkable novel about the cover-up of an accidental death, and the dark consequences that reverberate through the lives of four people who will never be the same again.

Ace Atkins

Watermark Books & Cafe will host Ace Atkins for an author talk and signing on Monday, July 23 for his newest thriller The Sinners

In the new novel from New York Times-bestselling crime master Ace Atkins, violence comes in many forms...and this time it may be more than Quinn Colson can handle.

Rick Bragg

Watermark Books & Cafe will host Rick Bragg for an author talk and signing on Friday, June 15 for his memoir The Best Cook in the World

From the beloved, best-selling author of All Over but the Shoutin', a delectable, rollicking food memoir, cookbook, and loving tribute to a region, a vanishing history, a family, and, especially, to his mother. Including seventy-four mouthwatering Bragg family recipes for classic southern dishes passed down through generations.

Bobby Bones Signing

The event scheduled with Bobby Bones has been cancelled as of June 12. 


The #1 New York Times bestselling author of Bare Bones, host of the marquee morning program "The Bobby Bones Show," comedian and dedicated philanthropist delivers an inspirational and humorous collection of stories about his biggest misses in life and how he turned them into lessons and wins.

Sarah Winman

Watermark Books & Cafe will host Sarah Winman for an author talk and signing of Tin Man on Friday, May 18 at 6:00 p.m. 

Shortlisted for the Costa Novel of the Year Award

"This is an astoundingly beautiful book. It drips with tenderness. It breaks your heart and warms it all at once."--Matt Haig, author of How to Stop Time

From internationally bestselling author Sarah Winman comes an unforgettable and heartbreaking novel celebrating love in all its forms, and the little moments that make up the life of one man.

Zinzi Clemmons

Watermark Books & Cafe will host author Zinzi Clemmons for an author talk and signing of What We Lose on Wednesday, June 13 at 6:00 p.m. 

From an author of rare, haunting power, a stunning novel about a young African-American woman coming of age--a deeply felt meditation on race, sex, family, and country

Megan Bannen

Watermark Books & Cafe will host Megan Bannen on Saturday, June 23 at 2:00 p.m. for an author talk and signing of The Bird and the Blade

Perfect for fans of The Wrath and the Dawn and The Winner’s CurseThe Bird and the Blade is a sweeping and tragic debut novel about Jinghua, a girl forced to serve an exiled prince as he seeks to form a marriage with a powerful and deadly princess—even as Jinghua is falling in love with him herself.

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