Event kicks off the release of previously unpublished Harper Lee draft GO SET A WATCHMAN July 14
Leslie Uggams joins best-selling author Wally Lamb in reading selections from Harper Lee’s famous novel TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD on Monday, July 13 at 7p.m. at Barnes and Noble’s flagship Union Square store in New York City. This special event kicks off the release on July 14 of Lee’s previously unpublished draft GO SET A WATCHMAN. Uggams and Lamb are joined in conversation by NBC4 New York’s book critic Bill Goldstein.
On July 13, all Barnes & Noble stores nationwide will read To Kill a Mockingbird from start to finish. The Read-A-Thon will feature a variety of special guest readers, including local authors and celebrities in select stores. On July 14, Barnes & Noble stores nationwide will open early at 7 a.m. for the release of Go Set a Watchman. Customers who visit the Barnes & Noble Café from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. will get a free tall hot coffee with their purchase of Go Set a Watchman. In addition, the first 20 customers to buy the book in each store will receive a free exclusive To Kill a Mockingbird reusable tote.
This special event is free and open to the public. For more information on the July 13 event at Union Square, please visit BarnesandNoble.com.