The Authors

The Authors is a series produced by Phoenix Books that showcases the work of authors from Vermont and around the world.

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No Video Melanie & Jeff Carpenter: The Organic Medicinal Herb Farmer

A book launch for The Organic Medicinal Herb Farmer with Melanie and Jeff Carpenter, as well as special guest Rosemary Gladstar at Phoenix Books.  Get ready for spring with Peter Shea!  He'll discuss his book Vermont Trout Ponds....Watch now »

Peter Shea: Vermont Trout Ponds

Peter Shea has a thirty-five year history of writing and publishing on outdoor topics, mostly trout fishing and mostly Vermont. His latest title is Vermont Trout Ponds, a personal selection of some of the author’s favorite lakes and ponds. Peter and his wife...Watch now »

Robert Mello: Moses Robinson and the Founding of Vermont

It took more than Ethan Allen! Superior Court Judge Robert Mello will discuss and sign his new full-length biography about Moses Robinson—perhaps Vermont's most important founding father you never heard of!

ABOUT THE AUTHOR: A former trustee of the Vermont Historical Society and a current...Watch now »

Katherine Paterson: Stories of My Life

Join beloved children's author Katherine Paterson for a discussion of her memoir, Stories of My Life.

From her childhood in China to the moment she won her first National Book Award, literary icon Katherine Paterson shares the personal stories that inspired her children’s books. Told with...Watch now »

Dana Walrath: Like Water on Stone

Join Dana Walrath in celebrating the book launch of her new young adult novel, Like Water on Stone.

Dana Walrath, writer, poet, artist, Fulbright Scholar, and second generation Armenian, is committed to the movement for reconciliation between Turkey and Armenia. She believes an honest...Watch now »

Archer Mayor: Proof Positive, a Joe Gunther Novel

Vermont author Archer Mayor presents his latest novel, Proof Positive, which is his 25th work to feature main character Joe Gunther.Watch now »

Dave Dillon and Jody Gladding: An Evening of Poetry

Acclaimed Vermont poets David Dillon and Jody Gladding team up for a poetry reading.Watch now »

Dr. David Landers: I Wish He'd Taught Me How to Shave

I Wish He'd Taught Me How to Shave is a compilation of "Dr. Dave's" reflections and students' essays from his popular Saint Michael's College gender studies course in Men and Masculinities. Landers distills into thematic chapters what he has learned from his decades-long career as a...Watch now »

Juliana Birnbaum: Sustainable Revolution

Sustainable Revolution features the work of a worldwide network of visionaries, including journalists, activists, indigenous leaders and permaculturists such as David Holmgren, Vandana Shiva, Charles Eisenstein, Starhawk, Erik Assadourian, Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, Albert Bates, and Geoff...Watch now »

Eve Schaub: A Year of No Sugar

In an age when sugar is continuously unmasked as a health villain, the Schaub family spent twelve months without added sugar of any sort: no fructose, no refined cane, no molasses, no honey, no maple syrup, no corn syrup-in an attempt to live healthier and better. Along the way, Eve Schaub...Watch now »