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Salon@615 Series Welcomes Chris Van Allsburg

Location: 
Nashville Public Library, Main Branch

Salon@615 - Chris Van Allsburg, The Misadventures of Sweetie Pie
Nashville Public Library
Wed, Nov 12 6:15 PM
COST: Free + $2.50 online ticket fee if purchased in advance

Ticket Information
This salon is a free, ticketed event. A limited number of auditorium tickets will be available on-site 30 minutes before show time on the event date. Advance auditorium tickets are limited and guarantee a seat in the auditorium.

Arrive early for the on-site ticket line. Once auditorium seats have been filled, guests will be accommodated in alternative viewing locations.

*This event will be open captioned.

To join the signing line at this event, you must purchase a copy of the author’s latest book from Parnassus Books. Books can be purchased online at parnassusbooks.net, on-site at the event, or prior to the event at Parnassus Books. If you previously purchased a copy of the author’s current book from Parnassus, you must show your receipt or other documentation from Parnassus Books to join the signing line. Salon Patrons Receive a 10% discount on the book! Buy online at parnassusbooks.net - use code SALON10 online for a 10% discount on the book. Books will also be on sale at the event

Location: 
Nashville Public Library, 615 Church Street, Nashville

Driving Directions:
From I-40, exit at Church St. and drive towards downtown. The Main Library is located on Church Street, between 6th and 7th Avenues in downtown Nashville.

Parking Information:
Main Library Parking Garage
Entrances to the garage are on Sixth and Seventh Avenues between Church and Commerce Streets in downtown.

About The Misadventures of Sweetie Pie
Being a pet store hamster isn’t much fun for Sweetie Pie, but life in human homes proves downright perilous. Allsburg’s expressive, soft-hued illustrations artfully capture a hamster’s-eye view of the wide and wonderful world where maybe, just maybe, Sweetie Pie could someday run free. Allsburg’s expressive, soft-hued illustrations artfully capture a hamster’s-eye view of the wide and wonderful world where maybe, just maybe, Sweetie Pie could someday run free.

About Chris Van Allsburg
Two-time Caldecott winner Chris Van Allsburg is the author and illustrator of several books, including The Polar Express and Jumanji.

About Salon@615
Salon@615 is an ongoing partnership between Nashville Public Library, Nashville Public Library Foundation, Parnassus Books and Humanities Tennessee designed to nurture and celebrate the literary life of Nashville by presenting bestselling authors for talks and book signings. Since its inception in early 2011, Salon@615 has become a regular and vital author series on Nashville’s cultural calendar.

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