24/8 Book Club

Upcoming Author/Book Events at Borders in Chicago for the week of Feb. 18th
February 18, 2008, 4:11 pm
Filed under: 24/8 Musings

There is always something happening in the literary world in Chicago.  Here is one that should be very intersting for the woman that wants to read and hear about how to get ahead in the corporate world.

Nina DiSesa

The Chairman of McCann Erickson Advertising, Nina DiSesa, shares her refreshingly frank secrets to climbing the corporate ladder.

February 20, 2008 7:00 PM
Location: In Store

Chicago – Michigan Ave.
830 N. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL

For those of you whose tastes go to the gospel a definite treat is in store for you in Wilmette this week.  If you want to meet a Pulitzer Prize winner be sure to come out for this event.

Garry Wills

Wills turns his remarkable gift for biblical analysis to the four gospels of Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John. Wills brilliantly examines goals, methods, and styles of the evangelists and how these shaped the gospels’ messages. Garry Wills studied for the priesthood, took his doctorate in the classics, and taught ancient and new Testament Greek for many years at Johns Hopkins University. He is now professor of history emeritus at Northwestern University.

February 22, 2008 7:30 PM
Location: In Store

3232 Lake Avenue, Suite 100
Wilmette, IL

This movie opens at the end of the month so you need to get out and pick up the book and read it before you go. This period piece is part of a series, this might just be the beginning.

Philippa Gregory

A rich and compelling novel of love, sex, ambition, and intrigue, “The Other Boleyn Girl” introduces a woman of extraordinary determination and desire who lived at the center of the most exciting and glamorous court in Europe and survived by following her heart. Meet best-selling author Philippa Gregory as she previews the new movie based on her book “The Other Boleyn Girl”.

February 23, 2008 2:00 PM
Location: In Store

Oak Brook
1500 16th Street, Suite D
Oak Brook, IL

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