Charleston Author Series Presents Author Peter Zheutlin with His Latest Book "Rescued" Friday, February 23
What Second-Chance Dogs Teach Us About Living with Purpose, Loving with Abandon, and Finding Joy in the Little Things
Join us Friday, February 23 at noon for Blue Bicycle Books Charleston Author Series at Halls Signature Events as acclaimed author Peter Zheutlin discusses his new book, Rescued.In the follow-up to his New York Times bestseller Rescue Road, Zheutlin offers a heartwarming and often humorous new look into the world of rescue dogs.
Tickets for this fun event are $31 for the luncheon or $48 for lunch with Peter Zheutlin and a signed, softcover copy of Rescued. In addition to three creative courses by Halls Executive Chefs, the bar will feature specialty cocktails and wines.
This event is sponsored in part by Woof Gang Bakery, 341 King Street, who will provide swag bags for each attendee.
About the Book
In the follow-up to his New York Times bestseller Rescue Road, acclaimed journalist Peter Zheutlin offers a heartwarming and often humorous new look into the world of rescue dogs. Sharing lessons from his own experiences adopting Labs with large personalities as well as stories and advice from dozens of families and rescue advocates, Zheutlin reveals the surprising and inspiring life lessons rescue dogs can teach us, such as:
- How to “walk a mile in a dog’s paws” to get a brand-new perspective
- Living with a dog is not one continuous Hallmark moment—but it’s never dull!
- Why having a dog helps you see your faults and quirks in a new light,
- How to set the world right, one dog at a time
For anyone who loves, lives with, or has ever wanted a dog, this charming book shows how the dogs whose lives we save can change ours for the better too.
About the Author: Peter Zheutlin is a freelance journalist and author whose work has appeared regularly in The Boston Globe and The Christian Science Monitor. He has contributed to The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, AARP Magazine, Parade and many more.
With his wife, author Judith Gelman, they wrote The Unofficial Mad Men Cookbook: Inside the Kitchens, Bars and Restaurants of Mad Men in 2011 and The Unofficial Girls Guide to New York: Inside the Cafes, Clubs, and Neighborhoods of HBO’s Girls in 2013. He is a graduate of Amherst College and Boston College Law School and lives in Needham, Mass. with his wife and their two rescue dogs, Albie and Salina. They also have two grown sons.
About the Venue
Halls Signature Events is a 6900 square-foot renovated historic building at No. 5 Faber Street in Charleston's City Market area. It's just behind S.N.O.B. off East Bay Street.
Parking is available on the street or in the garage at Cumberland and Concord Streets, which adjoins Halls Signature Events.
It's the perfect venue for all types of events, receptions, luncheons and dinners for up to 250 guests. The Hall Family appreciates the importance of true hospitality, unexcelled service and great food.