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February 2020

Adam Gnade – “This Is The End of Something” Book Release Party

February 8, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wise Blood Booksellers, 300 Westport Rd
Kansas City, MISSOURI (MO) 64111
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Saturday, February 8th, we'll celebrate the release of Adam Gnade's new novel THIS IS THE END OF SOMETHING BUT IT'S NOT THE END OF YOU (Pioneers Press). Adam will read from and sign the new book, and we will have copies available for purchase. Adam will also read unpublished material with musical accompaniment from Dylan Pyles. Lawrence-based fiction and screenplay writer Chloe Sheim will also read. Other performers TBA! "Adam Gnade's third novel is held up by a Springsteenian sense…

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Winter Community Reading Group: The Monk of Mokha

February 12, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Wise Blood Booksellers, 300 Westport Rd
Kansas City, MISSOURI (MO) 64111
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Since we've opened, we've had tons of requests for book clubs/reading groups. Well, we're excited to announce TWO community reading events in February. The first book we'll be reading together is Dave Egger's The Monk of Mokha (more details below). The second book will be Patti Smith's Year of the Monkey (details on that discussion can be found here: https://www.facebook.com/events/1025096981174032/.) The format will be simple: we'll all read the book, then meet at Wise Blood on Wednesday, February 12th from…

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Winter Community Reading Group: Year of the Monkey

February 19, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Since we've opened, we've had tons of requests for book clubs/reading groups. Well, we're excited to announce TWO community reading events in February. We'll be reading and discussing Dave Eggers' "Monk of Mokha" at Wise Blood on 2/12 (info on that here: https://www.facebook.com/events/2771087846279904), BUT we will discuss Patti Smith's "Year of the Monkey" at Mills Record Company (4045 Broadway Blvd) on Wednesday, February 19th. The format will be simple: we'll all read the book, then meet at Mills on Wednesday,…

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June 2021

Sharice Davids “Sharice’s Big Voice” at Wise Blood

June 5 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wise Blood Booksellers, 300 Westport Rd
Kansas City, MISSOURI (MO) 64111
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Join Wise Blood and US Congresswoman Sharice Davids for a conversation, reading, and Q&A to celebrate her new picture book Sharice's Big Voice: A Native Kid Becomes a Congresswoman. Have something you'd like to ask Sharice? We are taking open questions for the Q&A portion of the event, and we would especially love questions from children and young people! Please email your question to wisebloodkc@gmail.com with "Ask Sharice" as the subject line. Signed copies of the book will be available.…

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