Hear two experts on the Southern drinking culture talk about the region's love affair with cocktails. With Southern Spirits, author Robert F. Moss offers the first book to tell the full story of Southern drinking culture by exploring how liquor, beer, and wine are deeply intertwined with the history of the region. Booze provides an intriguing lens into history, offering new perspectives on the larger social trends that occurred over the course of centuries.In Bourbon Curious: A Simple Tasting Guide for the Savvy Drinker, award-winning whiskey writer and Wall Street Journal best-selling author Fred Minnick creates an easy-to-read interactive tasting journey that helps you select barrel-aged bourbons based on your flavor preferences.
Dav Pilkey, the creator of the popular Captain Underpants series introduces his newest character, Dog Man, the crime-biting canine who is part dog, part man, and ALL HERO!Local children's bookstore Little Shop of Stories will also announce the 2016 book for its community wide reading initiative On The Same Page.Children will have the chance for photo-ops with Captain Underpants and Dog Man. In addition, there will be lots of fun prizes and giveaways!Tickets for the Kidnote address are free but will be limited to four per person. They can be picked up at Little Shop of Stories or by calling (404) 373-6300.