Shakespeare & Co.

An Independent Bookstore

Shakespeare & Co. is an independent full-service bookstore in Missoula, MT.  We sell new books, kids books, gifts, journals, cards, t-shirts, gift certificates and more. Stop by for recommendations and check out our readings and events!

Hours: Mon - Fri. 10-6, Sat. 10-5, Sun 12 - 5

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John Taliaferro - Grinnell: America's Environmental Pioneer and His Restless Drive to Save the West
Jul
23
7:00 PM19:00

John Taliaferro - Grinnell: America's Environmental Pioneer and His Restless Drive to Save the West

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Tuesday, July 23: Montana author John Taliaferro joins us for a reading from his new book, Grinnell: America’s Environmental Pioneer and His Restless Drive to Save the West. 7pm.

When George Bird Grinnell died in 1938, papers across the country memorialized his many accomplishments; the New York Times declared Grinnell “the Father of American Conservation.” So why is his name so hard to place? In GRINNELL, a rollicking, comprehensive biography worthy of its subject, John Taliaferro finally recounts the life of a man whose prophetic vision of environmental devastation—and urgent appeals for governmental intervention—feels more relevant by the hour.

John Taliaferro is a graduate of Harvard College, a former senior editor at Newsweek, and the author of five previous books, including All the Great Prizes, winner of the Douglas Dillon Award. He lives in Texas and Montana.

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Laura Barrett
Jul
17
7:00 PM19:00

Laura Barrett

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Thursday, July 17th - 7 pm

Big Fork author Laura Grace Barrett reads from her memoir What is More Real Than a Dream?  and shares her artwork and offers a wine tasting from Chateau Montelena Winery.

LAURA GRACE BARRETT was born in Montana and now lives in Bigfork, Montana, San Francisco, California, and Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. She is married to Jack Charles Barrett; together they have eight children, and eleven grandchildren. Barrett has traveled extensively, studied cooking in Mexico, Italy and France and has collected textiles and art throughout her life. She has studied art and Spanish at UCLA, the University of Arizona (Guadalajara), the University of Hawaii, and the University of Montana.

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