9th Ave: Bailey & Hemingway (w/ High West Distillery)

Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 7:00pm

This event will be held at our 9th Ave. location. 


Join us on October 16 at 7pm for Mark Bailey and Edward Hemingway's Of All the Gin Joints: Stumbling Through Hollywood History. With free whiskey (let's say that again: FREE WHISKEY SAMPLES) samples provided by High West Distillery, it's going to be a night of Hollywood history and highballs.

Event moderated by Steven Johnson. 

Facebook RSVP suggested, but not required. 

Of All the Gin Joints: Stumbling Through Hollywood History Cover Image
By Mark Bailey, Edward Hemingway (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781565125933
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Call store for up-to-the-minute stock availability.
Published: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill - September 30th, 2014

True tales of celebrity hijinks are served up with an equal measure of Hollywood history, movie-star mayhem, and a frothy mix of forty cocktail recipes.Humphrey Bogart got himself arrested for protecting his drinking buddies, who happened to be a pair of stuffed pandas. Ava Gardner would water-ski to the set of "Night of the Iguana" holding a towline in one hand and a cocktail in the other.

How We Got to Now: Six Innovations That Made the Modern World Cover Image
ISBN: 9781594632969
Availability: NOT on our shelves now. Usually ships 1-10 business days from warehouse. ETA will be updated with email order confirmation.
Published: Riverhead Books - September 30th, 2014

From the New York Times bestselling author of "Where Good Ideas Come From "and "Everything Bad Is Good for You," a new look at the power and legacy of great ideas.

Look out for Johnson's forthcoming How We Got to Now Book Two, an investigation into the world changing innovations we made while keeping ourselves entertained.