Junior League Book and Author Event 76th Anniversary

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Please note: this page is only for picking up books from Fountain Bookstore.  

If you would like your books shipped to you, please use this link and they will ship as they are released. 

This helps maximize our donation to The League.  Thank you for your support! 

Books are discounted in thanks for your contribution.  

Fountain Bookstore is proud to be the official bookseller and a contributing sponsor for the Junior League Virtual Book & Author Event!!!


The Junior League of Richmond (JLR) and Dominion Energy will virtually welcome six nationally-recognized authors to Richmond on Thursday, April 29th, at 7p.m. for the 76th Book & Author Event. Hosted once again by Bob Deans, this Virtual Event features an all female author panel for the first time in years. 

The Book & Author Event has long been one of the JLR’s largest fundraisers with the funds benefitting the Junior League’s work in the greater Richmond community. Throughout its 95 year history, Junior League of Richmond has been involved in key initiatives and advocacy efforts that have improved the well-being of women, children and families.

For a look back through the years, watch the video here!

For information on sponsorship opportunities, please please click here.


Follow the Junior League of Richmond on Facebook and Instagram (@jlrichmondva) for more information on the 76th Annual Book & Author Event. If you have any questions, please contact bookandauthor@jlrichmond.org

You may pre-purchase books here to be picked up at Fountain Bookstore.   

Learn more about the Junior League of Richmond here.

Event date: 

Thursday, April 29, 2021 - 7:00pm

Event address: 

Finding Freedom: A Cook's Story; Remaking a Life from Scratch Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250312341
Availability: Available to Ship From Our Warehouse
Published: Celadon Books - April 6th, 2021

When Harry Met Minnie: A True Story of Love and Friendship Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250212535
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Celadon Books - February 2nd, 2021

Yellow Wife: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9781982149109
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Simon & Schuster - January 12th, 2021

The Light of Days: The Untold Story of Women Resistance Fighters in Hitler's Ghettos Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062874214
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: William Morrow - April 6th, 2021

Of Women and Salt: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250776686
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Flatiron Books - March 30th, 2021

The Good Sister: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250120953
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: St. Martin's Press - April 13th, 2021

The Bicycle Man Cover Image
ISBN: 9781929647507
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Evening Post Books - April 15th, 2020