C.M. Martello at after-words December 16th 2-8pm

Appearing at after-words bookstore in our event space:

Author C.M. Martello will be here to sell his book Malachy's Gloriam, It is the story of a disbarred defense attorney, an Italian-American priest, and a serious accusation that rocks Chicago's Catholic community. With every purchase of the book, you will receive one free copy of Cormack's Corner, a humorous, poignant collection of stories from the West of Ireland.

“C.M. Martello” is the pen name of the author of Malachy's Gloriam.
He was born into a family of Irish-German heritage whose Chicago history on both sides goes back more than one hundred years. He was educated in Catholic schools and then went on to a career in finance and advertising.


Sara Miller at American Writer's Museum December 12th 5:30pm

American Writer’s Museum, 800 N. Michigan Avenue, Second Floor at 5:30pm

Sara Miller Caroline: Little House Revisited

In this novel authorized by Little House Heritage Trust, Sarah Miller vividly recreates the beauty, hardship, and joys of the frontier in a dazzling work of historical fiction. This captivating story illuminates one courageous, resilient, and loving pioneer woman as never before--Caroline Ingalls, "Ma" in Laura Ingalls Wilder's beloved Little House books.

For more than eighty years, generations of readers have been enchanted by the adventures of the American frontier's most famous child, Laura Ingalls Wilder, in the Little House books. Now that familiar story is retold in this captivating tale of family, fidelity, hardship, love, and survival that vividly reimagines our past.

Readers Hall. General public.
We will be on hand to sell books before and after the event.