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June 2018

Discussion, Signing at Fountain Bookstore, Richmond

June 12 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Fountain Bookstore, Inc., 1312 East Cary Street
Richmond, VA 23219
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Join us at for a Discussion, Signing at Island Bound Bookstore of A Thirsty Land: The Making of An American Water Crisis by enviro jourmp and author Seamus McGraw .As a changing climate threatens the whole country with deeper droughts and more furious floods that put ever more people and property at risk.

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Discussion, Signing at Island Bound Bookstore

June 6 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Island Bound Bookstore, P.O. Box 1729, Water Street
Block Island, RI, NC 02807
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Join us at for a Discussion, Signing at Island Bound Bookstore of A Thirsty Land: The Making of An American Water Crisis by enviro jourmp and author Seamus McGraw .As a changing climate threatens the whole country with deeper droughts and more furious floods that put ever more people and property at risk.

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Discussion, Signing at Page 158 Books

June 3 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Page 158 Books, 415 S Brooks St
Wake Forest, NC 27587
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Winston-Salem is a place that boasts great natural beauty and is a perfect setting for a discussion signing by enviro journo Seamus McGraw who traversed the state of Texas on his motorcycle as research for A Thirsty Land: The Making of an American Water Crisis, published by University of Texas Press.

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Discussion, Signing at McIntyre’s Books

June 2 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
McIntyre’s Books, 220 Market Street, Fearrington Village
Pittsboro, NC 27312
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Join us at for a Discussion, Signing at Page McIntyre's Books of A Thirsty Land: The Making of An American Water Crisis, on June 3 at 2 p.m. As a changing climate threatens the whole country with deeper droughts and more furious floods that put ever more people and property at risk, Texas has become has become a bellwether state for water debates. Will there be enough water for everyone? Is there the will to take the steps necessary to defend ourselves against the sea? Is it in the nature of Americans to adapt to nature in flux?

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Discussion Signing Bookmarks Winston-Salem

June 1 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Bookmarks, 634 W 4th St #110
Winston-Salem, NC 27101
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Winston-Salem is a place that boasts great natural beauty and is a perfect setting for a discussion signing by enviro journo Seamus McGraw who traversed the state of Texas on his motorcycle as research for A Thirsty Land: The Making of an American Water Crisis, published by University of Texas Press.

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May 2018

Discussion Signing Flyleaf Books Chapel Hill

May 31 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Flyleaf Books, 752 M.L.K. Jr Blvd.
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
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Flyleaf Books Chapel Hill is a small town in a big area, named one of America's Foodiest Small Towns, Bon Appétit, home to a thriving music scene, and to UNC - a natural fit for discussion signing Flyleaf Books by enviro journo Seamus McGraw who traversed Texas on his motorcycle for A Thirsty Land.

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Reading Discussion “A Thirsty Land” Doylestown Bookshop

May 22 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Doylestown Bookshop, 16 South Main Street
Doylestown, PA 18901
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In our current anti-regulatory climate, the water may get dirtier in the coming years. It’s a wait-and-see thing, in other words, but in the meantime, McGraw’s fine book serves as a useful guide. --Kirkus Reviews

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Reading Discussion Lahaska Bookshop

May 20 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Lahaska Bookshop, Peddler's Village 162 Carousel Ln & Rte 263A
Lahaksa, PA 18931
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McGraw traveled the length and breadth of the Lone Star State talking with people whose livelihoods are directly contingent on the flow of water, a problem that will soon confront Americans everywhere given the trends of climate change. In that sense, as so often, Texas is a bellwether.

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Talk Signing Head House Books Philly

May 17 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Headhouse Books, 619 2nd St.
Philadelphia, PA 19147
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Join us at Head House Books in Philadelphia on May 17 as the ever-engaging author Seamus McGraw discusses his highly reviewed new book, A Thirsty Land: The Making of an American Water Crisis, as a changing climate threatens the whole country with deeper droughts and more furious floods that put ever more people and property at risk, Texas has become a bellwether state for water debates. Will there be enough water for everyone? Is there the will to take the…

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Book Signing Reading Vermont Book Shop

May 15 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Vermont Book Shop, 1473, 38 Main St.
Middlebury, VT 05753
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Join us for a reading and book signing at The Vermont Book Shop with Seamus McGraw, the ever-entertaining author of A Thirsty Land: The Making of an American Water Crisis on May 15 at 6:30 p.m. Seamus McGraw is the author of several books, including The End of Country: Dispatches from the Frack Zone, and Betting the Farm on a Drought: Stories from the Front Line of Climate Change. His latest book, A Thirsty Land: The Making of An American…

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Reading Book Signing Carmichaels Books

May 3 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Carmichaels Books, 2720 Frankfort Avenue
Louisville, KY 40204
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Testing the Waters in Texas-- "Whoever figures out how to save Texas might just save the rest of us in the process."

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Sign and Discuss A THIRSTY LAND at Left Bank Books

May 1 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Left Bank Books, 399 North Euclid Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63108
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Left Bank Books welcomes award-winning author Seamus McGraw, who will sign and discuss his new book, A Thirsty Land: The Making of an American Water Crisis. As a changing climate threatens the whole country with deeper droughts and more furious floods that put ever more people and property at risk, Texas has become a bellwether state for water debates. Is it in the nature of Americans to adapt to nature in flux? The most comprehensive—and comprehensible—book on contemporary water issues,…

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April 2018

A Capella Books Presents A Thirsty Land at Manuel’s Tavern

April 23 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
A Capella Books, 208 Haralson Ave. NE
Atlanta, GA 30307
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Join A Capella Books as we present author Seamus McGraw, to discuss and sign A Thirsty Land: The Making of an American Water Crisis, at at Manuel's Tavern Location: Manuel's Tavern 602 North Highland Avenue Northeast, Atlanta, GA 30307 As a changing climate threatens the whole country with deeper droughts and more furious floods that put ever more people and property at risk, Texas has become a bellwether state for water debates. Will there be enough water for everyone? Is…

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Seamus McGraw Presents A THIRSTY LAND at Octavia Books

April 19 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Octavia Books, 513 Octavia Street
New Orleans, LA 70115
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"A timely, important book that manages to be a romp, too. You’ll meet dreamers, schemers, and even a few genuine heroes who have been fretting and feuding over the water woes of the Lone Star State for centuries. By the time you finish A Thirsty Land, you’ll understand that water truly is destiny—and not just in Texas. Seamus McGraw raises urgent questions that we will all have to face to avoid a parched future." -Dan Fagin, author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning Toms River

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