Jun
10
Jun 11

Printers Row Lit Fest

We're very pleased to announce we'll be selling books once again at this year's Printers Row Lit Fest, the largest literary event in the Midwest! We'll be sharing tent space with the Chicago Historians. Details to come...


May
17
5:30 pm17:30

CWIP

We'll be exhibiting this year at the Chicago Women in Publishing's Third Annual Publishing Fair! It will be held in the Congress Lounge at Roosevelt University, 430 S. Michigan Ave. More details here...

Nov
15
6:30 pm18:30

Staggerwing - New York

Alice will also be reading at the #YeahYouWrite event at Bo's Kitchen and Bar Room. Your post-election blues might be gone by then, but why risk it? Details here.

Nov
13
12:00 pm12:00

Tortoise Books at Chicago Book Expo

Tortoise Books will be selling books all day at the Chicago Book Expo at Columbia College, 1104 S Wabash, from 12:00 to 5:00! Featured authors will include Gint Aras, whose The Fugue is currently a finalist for the Chicago Writers Association's 2016 Book of the Year Award, and Alice Kaltman, whose Staggerwing collection has reviewers calling her "The Chekhov of Long Island."

Nov
12
7:00 pm19:00

Staggerwing - Chicago

Alice Kaltman will be signing books and reading at Volumes Bookcafe, 1474 N Milwaukee, in Chicago! Steve Karas, Rachel Slotnick, and Joseph G. Peterson will be reading as well. RSVP on Facebook here!

Oct
16
3:30 pm15:30

Staggerwing - Montauk

You're invited to a reading/talking/signing/celebrating event for STAGGERWING on Sunday October 16th beginning with reading and discussion from 3:30-4:30 pm at the Montauk Library, then continuing with wine and book signing at A Tale of Two Sisters, just a stones throw down the hill. I hope you’ll be able to join me, to support the Library events program, and support the local bookstore.
Long live books! 

Montauk Library
871 Montauk Highway, Montauk, 631-668-3377

A Tale of Two Sisters
37 The Plaza, Montauk, 631-238-5999

Oct
14
9:00 am09:00

Reddit AMA

We're doing our first ever Reddit AMA! Jerry will be online all day to answer questions about independent publishing.

https://www.reddit.com/r/IAmA/comments/57ghej/iama_founder_of_tortoise_books_independent/