Posts Tagged ‘book signing’

“Go the F*** to Sleep” author comes to DC

He’s finally making it to DC. Adam Mansbach brings his hilarious (and very real) take on the not-so-perfect moments of parenthood to the Nation’s Capital.
Mansbach will do a public book signing of his #1 New York Times Best Seller “Go the F*** to Sleep.”

It’s going down next Wednesday July 27 at PJ Clarke’s. It’s from 6-8pm. Event location is 1600 K Street, NW DC. Based off the cover and my childhood I thing a funny tagline would be: Love, Tiger Mom

 

“Sex and the City” Creator Rooftop Party

The mind behind the Manolos– Candace Bushnell was in town talking Carrie before we knew her. Bushnell, an author and NYC columnist who inspired the famed SATC series and movies is taking us back, way back. Her new book Summer and the City (The Carrie Diaries) is the prequel to SATC introducing us to the lives of the fab four when they were friends in high school.

MORE: Candace answers tweeters questions

PHOTOS: Candace Bushnell Rooftop Party

Bushnell who I found to be both fun and spunky did a rooftop book signing for an invitation only party atop the Residences on The Avenue. Notable guests included NBC4’s Eun Yang, Pamela Sorensen, Meredith Fineman, Cupcake stars Sophie Lamontagne and Katherine Kallinis, ABC7’s Pamela Brown and Capitol File’s Kate Bennett.

Candace Bushnell’s party on WUSA9 Morning Show

Capitol File’s Kate Bennet is sheer fabness!

Raiding Carrie’s Closet by Neiman Marcus

My turn!

Pamela Sorensen and Meredith Fineman

Rooftop of The Avenue

Unlock Carrie’s diary with the prequel

 

Access Washington: Faces & Places of 2010

Thanks to Janet Donovan for this amazing compilation of candids that sum up a year of celebrity, politicos and media heads making buzz in Washington this past year!

 

We get 'Wimpy'

Jeff Kinney, author of the best-selling children’s series, Diary of a Wimpy Kid, visited with hundreds of elated fans in Northern Virginia. In 2009, Time Magazine named Kinney one of the 100 Most Influential People in the World, and he sat down with WUSA 9’s Leigh Macdonald to talk about his best-selling books, his full-time job, his family, the movie sequel, and even his next book. More coverage at wusa9.com

WUSA's Bruce Johnson at Ben's Chili Bowl

There’s an great excuse to pop by Ben’s Chili Bowl tomorrow– there’s the good food of course but also a chance to do something good for your heart. 

WUSA9 anchor and heart attack survivor Bruce Johnson will be at the U street restaurant from 630 to 830 PM signing copies of his book “Heart to Heart“. The book tells his story along with that of 11 diverse people who survived sudden heart attacks.  Oh, and don’t worry there’s no conflict here, Ben’s serves up a mean turkey half smoke with vege chili.

‘Heart to Heart’ Book Signing
Thurs, July 17 6:30-8:30PM
Ben’s Chili Bowl, 1213 U St. NW DC

Related: Bruce Johnson at Bus Boys & Poets

OMG 4/2/10: Kerry Reichs book & baby, Palamir Night Live

Watch: This story on WUSA-TV Morning Show

WASHINGTON, DC (WUSA)– Oh My GOFF! Angie Goff reports on Kerry Reichs’ new book ‘Leaving Unknown’, ‘Palantir Night Live’ brings government 2.0 leaders together and Metromix’s Best of DC award Winners Party. New movies out this weekend include ‘Clash of the Titans’, ‘The Greatest’ and Tyler Perry’s sequel to ‘Why Did I Get Married’.

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