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Upcoming Events

Mesha Maren and Randall O'Wain In Conversation

01/27/2020 - 6:30PM


Julie Langsdorf Paperback Launch Party

01/28/2020 - 6:30PM


Fountain Book Club Tonic - The Cure for the Common Book Club!

01/29/2020 - 7:00PM

Purchase of the book through Fountain is required- either in physical form, ebook, or Libro FM audiobook. The cure for the common book club!!!! This month's book club selection below.  

John Copenhaver and Tara Laskowski Discuss the Many Faces of Crime Fiction

01/30/2020 - 6:30PM


Eric Smith Returns to Fountain!!!!!

02/01/2020 - 2:00PM

Few authors are more beloved than Eric Smith here at Fountain.  Come discover why at this homecoming celebration for the release of Don't Read the Comments!!! "Smith realistically juxtaposes the benefits of online relationships with the dangers of doxxing and other types of virtual harassment, underlining Divya's strength and determination online and IRL."-- Publishers Weekly Eric Smith is a literary agent and Young Adult author from Elizabeth, New Jersey and he lived in Richmond...

Kris Spisak Book Launch, Pub Trivia Night, and Signing

02/06/2020 - 6:00PM

Kris is a great friend to Fountain and we are pleased to once again be hosting her launch! Last time was so much fun, we didn't think she could top it, but it looks like this is going to do it!!!!! Party and Pub Trivia!!!   Celebrate the publication of The Novel Editing Workbook!!!  All attendees who purchase the paid tickets for the event will receive the bonus preorder package which includes a "Collection of Novel Editing Cheat-Sheets" available nowhere else!!!  ...

An Evening of Romance and Pie with IACP Award-Winning Author Cathy Barrow at Mise En Place

02/12/2020 - 6:30PM

Your $100 ticket for two includes demo class and tasting, a copy of When Pies Fly and signing event, a romantic trolley ride to the top of the city with bubbly! If you cannot make the event, please order cookbooks to be signed below.  They will be available to pick up on 2/13/20.  They make wonderful Valentine's and every day gifts! Cathy Barrow is the IACP award-winning author of Mrs. Wheelbarrow’s Practical Pantry: Recipes and  Techniques for Year-Round Preserving and the...

Fountain Flirt Book Club

02/13/2020 - 6:30PM

Purchase of book from Fountain either in paper, ebook, or audio is required. THIS IS A DATE CHANGE TO HONOR "GALENTINES" DAY! A feisty, fun group discussing romance novels (focusing mainly on diversity in the genre) monthly. Ages 21+ only.  

Lesa Cline-Ransome and James E. Ransome at The Black History Museum and Culture Center of Virginia

02/15/2020 - 2:00PM

Join us as we host these award-winning partners in children's literature.   This afternoon will feature a full program and a portion of proceeds benefit the Museum.   LESA CLINE-RANSOME (author) has written many books for children, including Before She Was Harriet, which received five starred reviews, a Coretta Scott King Honor, and a Christopher Award, and her debut middle grade novel Finding Langston, which received a Coretta Scott King Honor and five starred reviews. She lives in...

Fountain Of Youth Book Club

02/16/2020 - 10:00AM

Purchase of book from Fountain either in the book, ebook, or Libro.fm audiobook is required. Young Adult (or YA for short) is a very diverse and exciting genre.  Our book club is subtitled Adults Who Read YA, so this group is open for those 18+ years old.   

Fountain of Evidence Book Club

02/17/2020 - 6:30PM

Purchase of book from Fountain either in paper, ebook, or audio is required. Fountain of Evidence features discussions on books in the popular "true crime" genre, but may occasionally read fiction based on true crimes.   Ages 21+ only.  

Obama White House Photogapher Lawrence Jackson at the Black History Museum

02/18/2020 - 6:00PM

"Eight years in the White House went by so fast. That's why I'm so grateful that Lawrence was there to capture them. I hope you enjoy his work as much as I do." --From the foreword by Barack Obama A portion of this evening's sales go to the Museum.   When Lawrence Jackson took the job as White House photographer in early 2009, he knew he'd have a front row seat to history. What he didn't expect was the deep personal connection he would feel, as a fellow African American, with the...

Fountain Book Club Tonic - The Cure for the Common Book Club!

02/26/2020 - 7:00PM

Purchase of the book through Fountain is required- either in physical form, ebook, or Libro FM audiobook. The cure for the common book club!!!! This month's book club selection below.  

History Night with Jonathan Horn!

02/27/2020 - 6:30PM

How much do you really know about the first president of the United States?     This book sheds light on the dark final years of Washington's life.   Popular historian and former White House speechwriter Jonathan Horn tells the astonishing true story of George Washington's forgotten last years--the personalities, plotting, and private torment that unraveled America's first post-presidency. Washington's End begins where most biographies of George Washington leave off, with the...

Fountain Flirt Book Club

03/05/2020 - 6:30PM

Purchase of book from Fountain either in paper, ebook, or audio is required. A feisty, fun group discussing romance novels (focusing mainly on diversity in the genre) monthly. Ages 21+ only.  

Parisian Lunch with Author S.P. O'Farrell at Mise En Place Cooking School

03/07/2020 - 11:00AM

Your $40 ticket includes a copy of Simone LaFray and the Chocolatiers' Ball, a Parisian lunch and meet-and-greet with the author and signing.   Simone lives a double life. As a covert agent, she walks in the footprints of her spy mother, darting between the shadows. If she’s not sleuthing, she’s icing eclairs and dusting pastries in her father’s patisserie. When a notorious thief returns to Paris,the patisserie is threatened, and Simone questions everything. She and her father must...

Launch Event for Former Charlottesville Mayor Michael Signer

03/10/2020 - 6:30PM

We are deeply honored to be the host for the launch of Mayor Signer's book.   The former mayor of Charlottesville delivers a vivid, first-person chronicle of the terror and mayhem of the August 2017 "Unite the Right" event, and shows how issues of extremism are affecting not just one city but the nation itself.  The deadly invasion of Charlottesville, Virginia, by white nationalist militias in August 2017 is a microcosm of the challenges facing American democracy. No one is better...

Victorian Tea with Deanna Raybourn!

03/14/2020 - 2:00PM

Tickets are $29 and include a hardback of A Murderous Relation, program, signing, and tea time with the author and your fellow mystery lovers!   We welcome one of Fountain's all-time favorites back to Richmond for a special event and tea with the author at the historic Bolling-Haxall House: a very special venue for our very special guest and her fans! Deanna Raybourn is the author of the award-winning, New York Times bestselling Lady Julia Grey series, currently in...

Fountain Of Youth Book Club

03/15/2020 - 10:00AM

Purchase of book from Fountain either in the book, ebook, or Libro.fm audiobook is required. Young Adult (or YA for short) is a very diverse and exciting genre.  Our book club is subtitled Adults Who Read YA, so this group is open for those 18+ years old.   

Fountain of Evidence Book Club

03/16/2020 - 6:30PM

Purchase of book from Fountain either in paper, ebook, or audio is required. Fountain of Evidence features discussions on books in the popular "true crime" genre, but may occasionally read fiction based on true crimes.   Ages 21+ only.  

Mary Cecilia Jackson In Conversation with Meg Medina

03/19/2020 - 6:30PM

We are honored to be the host of the preorder campaign and this event for Mary Ceclila Jackson and this important young adult debut!   All paid ticket holders ordering before Monday, March 16th, 2020 will receive a special preorder package pictured below. Jackson will be in-conversation with Newberry-Award-Winner Meg Medina.   In the tradition of Laurie Halse Anderson's Speak, Mary Cecilia Jackson's devastating but hopeful YA debut is about a ballerina who finds the...

Fountain Book Club Tonic - The Cure for the Common Book Club!

03/25/2020 - 7:00PM

Purchase of the book through Fountain is required- either in physical form, ebook, or Libro FM audiobook. The cure for the common book club!!!! This month's book club selection below.  

Fountain Flirt Book Club

04/02/2020 - 6:30PM

Purchase of book from Fountain either in paper, ebook, or audio is required. A feisty, fun group discussing romance novels (focusing mainly on diversity in the genre) monthly. Ages 21+ only.  

Fountain Of Youth Book Club

04/19/2020 - 10:00AM

Purchase of book from Fountain either in the book, ebook, or Libro.fm audiobook is required. Young Adult (or YA for short) is a very diverse and exciting genre.  Our book club is subtitled Adults Who Read YA, so this group is open for those 18+ years old.   

Fountain of Evidence Book Club

04/20/2020 - 6:30PM

Purchase of book from Fountain either in paper, ebook, or audio is required. Fountain of Evidence features discussions on books in the popular "true crime" genre, but may occasionally read fiction based on true crimes.   Ages 21+ only.  

Fountain Book Club Tonic - The Cure for the Common Book Club!

04/29/2020 - 7:00PM

Purchase of the book through Fountain is required- either in physical form, ebook, or Libro FM audiobook. The cure for the common book club!!!! This month's book club selection below.  

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