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Evening with Author William Alexander re: his new book "Ten Tomatoes That Changed the World"

Presented by Eagle Harbor Book Co. at Eagle Harbor Book Co., Bainbridge Island WA

Jun 09 2022
Evening with Author William Alexander re: his new book "Ten Tomatoes That Changed the World"

Acclaimed author, frequent NPR guest, and Bainbridge Island resident, William Alexander, launches his latest book, Ten Tomatoes That Changed the World: A History.”

Eagle Harbor Book Company continues its summer book launch events with acclaimed local author William Alexander, who releases his lively and fascinating new book Ten Tomatoes that Changed the World: A History. William, a frequent NPR guest and occasional NY Times Op-editor,  is one of America’s funniest writers and his latest book is both engaging and funny, yet down-to-earth.  His last book, The $64 Tomato, detailed his hilarious descent into insanity and ultimate triumph while laboring to grow his own tomatoes for the first time. Ten Tomatoes continues his focus on the world's most popular vegetable (wait, fruit?) with a culinary and historical travelogue of its rise, significance and continued dominance in world cuisines.  From its rise as a small bitter berry in South America, it witnessed the overnight vaporization of a thriving civilization, fell victim to the excesses of the Renaissance, and revolutionized the diet of a new nation.  The dramatic, and at times humorous,

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ADMISSION INFO

Free admission, however, we ask that you RSVP your attendance so we can accommodate everyone.

Contact: 206-842-5332

Email: events@eagleharborbooks.com

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

Additional time info:

Ten Tomatoes will be released on June 7, 2022. You can reserve a copy today by telephoning Eagle Harbor Book Co. Beginning June 7, 2022 you can stop by Eagle Harbor Book Co. and purchase a copy.  Ten Tomatoes and The $64 Tomato will be available for purchasing and signing at the event.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

PHOTOS

  • Thursday, June 9, 2022, 6:30pm

LOCATION

Eagle Harbor Book Co.

157 Winslow Way East, Bainbridge Island, WA 98110

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

Info regarding how this event is being affected by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis.:

We are concerned for the health and safety of our customers and staff. Due to the recent local uptick in covid-19 infections, we ask that all attendees wear a mask at the event.

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