NEWS & REVIEWS

Dear Friends, We are now accepting used books again. Please call 928-445-9000 to schedule a drop-off time.

UPCOMING EVENTS

THURSDAY, JANUARY 25

we should all be feministsNEW! 6 pm • Peregrine's Feminist Book Club Launch! • Join us for a monthly book club featuring feminist authors and works. We're looking to form a community of people interested in learning about feminism as it affects the many aspects of our lives through books, reading, and discussion. Our goal is to build and strengthen the feminist community in the Prescott area, learn and grow from each other’s experiences and contributions, and create a spring board for feminist-centered, intersectional social change in our community and beyond. The book for each specific month will be available at 10% off the listed price. Our pick for January 25th will be We Should All Be Feminists by Chimamanda Ngozie Adichie. Read More »

SATURDAY, JANUARY 27

11 am • Children’s Story Time • The first 15 minutes will be storytelling for younger children, a longer story for children ages 3-7 will follow.

2 pm • Katrina Shawver's Henry: A Polish Swimmer’s True Story of Friendship from Auschwitz to AmericahenryReading, Q&A, Booksigning • katrina shawverAuthor Katrina Shawver will discuss her debut book, Henry: A Polish Swimmer’s True Story of Friendship from Auschwitz to America, a unique nonfiction biography. January 27 is International Holocaust Remembrance Day. The author will discuss why we need to keep teaching against the lessons of hate and prejudice by remembering and honoring the very real victims and survivors of WWII and the Holocaust. Read More »

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 3 these words I shaped

Noon megan merchantSpecial Children's Story Time with Megan Merchant: These Words I Shaped for You • Reading, Q&A, Booksigning • Join us for a special Children's Story Time! Prescott Poet Megan Merchant will be at the Peregrine to delight us with her new children's book, These Words I Shaped for You. Read More »

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 7

Another Brooklyn 5:30 pm • LGBT Book Club • Hosted by Sharayah Hudson • Come join us for an adventure into literature with an LGBT theme! Sharayah Hudson is a local resident in Prescott who moved from Flagstaff to join her wife in this diverse community. It is her vision that people of all persuasions will come together and understand themselves and each other through LGBT literature and poetry. Come one, come all! Read more »

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 8

death cafe5:30 pm • Death Cafe • Hosted by Dani LaVoire • At a Death Cafe people, often strangers, gather to eat cake, drink tea and discuss death. The objective is “to increase awareness of death with a view to helping people make the most of their (finite) lives.” A Death Cafe is a group directed discussion of death with no agenda, objectives or themes. It is not intended to be a grief support or counseling session. Read more »

mural butterflySATURDAY, FEBRUARY 10

11 am • Children’s Story Time • The first 15 minutes will be storytelling for younger children, a longer story for children ages 3-7 will follow.welcome to awakening

2 pm renee johannaRenee Johanna • Welcome to Awakening • Reading, Q&A, Booksigning • Life coach and natural intuitive, Renee Johanna will be at the Peregrine to discuss her debut book, Welcome to Awakening. Learn how to love yourself through anything and have the life of your dreams! Read More »

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 14

the woman in the window11 am • Peregrine’s Mystery Book Club • Join us for the Peregrine Book Company’s Mystery Book Club, a club for readers of mysteries, suspense, thrillers, noir, and whodunnits. We will meet the second Wednesday of each month. The book for each specific month will be available at 10% off the listed price. Our pick for February 14th will be The Woman In the Window by A.J. Finn. Questions or comments? Ask for Jon! Read more »

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 17

11 am • Children’s Story Time • The first 15 minutes will be storytelling for younger children, a longer story for children ages 3-7 will follow.

zeke crandall2 pm Author & Arizona Historian Zeke Crandall • Reading, Q&A, Booksigning • Historical tour guide, author and Arizona historian, Zeke Crandall will be at the Peregrine to introduce his upcoming books, Boxing Referee and Death Cave. Eight of his other books will also be available for signing. Crandall will be at the store all day to autograph books. Read More »

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 23

christopher merrill7 pm • Christopher Merrill at Yavapai College • Literary Southwest Series • Reading, Q&A, Booksigning • The Yavapai College Literary Southwest Series presents memoirist, poet, journalist, and cultural ambassador, Christopher Merrill, who will read excerpts from his works. A discussion will follow. The author’s books will be available for purchase at the event and at the Peregrine Book Company. EVENT LOCATION: Yavapai College Library, Susan N. Webb Community Room, Building 19, Room 147. All readings are free and open to the public. Read More »

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 24mural boy book

11 am • Children’s Story Time • The first 15 minutes will be storytelling for younger children, a longer story for children ages 3-7 will follow.

fire on the wind2 pm diane helmDiane Helm: Fire on the Wind • Reading, Q&A, Booksigning • Arizona author Diane Helm experienced firsthand what it was like to live through the 2013 Yarnell Hill Fire. Join Helm as she recounts those harrowing events in Fire on the Wind: A Personal Narrative of the 2013 Yarnell Hill Fire and Early Prospecting History of Yavapai County, Arizona Territory. Helm will bring her personal photos to share with the audience. Read more »


REGULAR ONGOING EVENTS

Storytime

SATURDAYS – 11 am • Children’s Story Time • The first 15 minutes will be storytelling for younger children, and a longer story for children ages 3-7 will follow.

MONDAYS at 5:30 pm • Prescott Friendship Circle Book Group • Discussions of books on esoteric truth. Drop-ins and newcomers are welcome. For more information, contact John Lorenz, 928 445-5179.

MONTHLY: Please check our calendar for exact dates! • Death Cafe • LGBT Book Club • Mystery Book Club

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