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Book Signing with Steve Gorman

Steve Gorman of the The Black Crowes will be at Hopkinsville-Christian County Public Library to sign and sell copies of his memoir “Hard to Handle: The Life and Death of The Black Crowes.” This memoir is the first account of the band’s story.

Below is the publisher’s press release about Gorman’s fascinating book:
“With hits like “Hard to Handle,” “She Talks to Angels,” and “Remedy,” The Black Crowes topped the charts and reigned supreme over the radio waves for more than two decades. They were on the cover of Rolling Stone, MTV played their videos 24/7, and Generation X re-discovered the power of classic rock and blues by digging into multi-platinum classics like Shake Your Money Maker and The Southern Harmony and Musical Companion.

However, stardom proved fleeting for The Black Crowes, and their success slowly dwindled as the band members got caught up in the rock star world and lost sight of their musical ambition. Despite the drinking, drugs, and incessant fighting between Chris and Rich Robinson (two of the angriest brothers in rock and roll), the band continued to tour. On any given night, they could be the best band you ever saw—or the most combative. Then, one last rift in 2013 proved too insurmountable to overcome. After that, the Black Crowes would fly no more.

ABOUT THE AUTHORS:
Steve Gorman is a founding member of The Black Crowes as well as his current band, Trigger Hippy. He has created and hosted two nationally syndicated radio shows. Hard to Handle is his first book. He lives in Nashville with his wife and two kids. Steven Hyden is the author of Your Favorite Band Is Killing Me and Twilight of the Gods. His work has also appeared in the New York Times Magazine, Washington Post, Billboard, Rolling Stone, Grantland, The. A.V. Club, Uproxx, and The Ringer.”

Local Author Book Signing with Wendy Westerfield

Join your friends at Chick-fil-A for a local author book signing! Wendy Westerfield will be signing her second book in the Adventures with Piggy Series. This newly published children’s book is about Having Courage and Overcoming Fear. She will also have her first book available. This book is great for Birthdays, Christmas, Valentines, Baby Gifts!

Local Author Book Signing with Lisa Winter and Bill Harlan

Gracious Me! has something extra special planned for Saturday, November 23rd! Between 10:00 am-2:00 pm, authors Lisa Winter and Bill Harlan will be at the shop signing their new book, Angel’s Christmas.

Bill is in the Rockabilly Hall of Fame and will also be playing his very historic guitar! And there will be book giveaways! You won’t want to miss this event! Mark your calendars!

Q&A and Book Signing with Eric Coleman

Join your friends at The Bruce for a book signing, “Not By Accident”, with local author Eric Coleman. Come be inspired as Eric shares his story of faith, family, discipline and determination. Hear him discuss how he went from a small western Kentucky town to a successful career as an engineer, business executive and entrepreneur.

Books will be available for purchase at the event. Eric will sign all books purchased pre-event and onsite.

Meet Author Joshua Douglas

Join the League of Women Voters at the Hopkinsville-Christian County Public Library for a free presentation and book signing. Joshua A. Douglas, a professor at the UK College of Law, teaches and researches election law, civil procedure, constitutional law, and judicial decision making. He is an expert on US election law. In this new book, hot off the press on 4/9/19, Mr. Douglas presents an encouraging assessment of current efforts to make our voting system more accessible, reliable, and effective.