Luncheon with Authors Ann Hood and Michael Ruhlman

Ann Hood Michael Ruhlman Titcomb's Bookshop September 29, 2017

You're invited to a very special luncheon featuring bestselling authors Ann Hood and Michael Ruhlman at the Dan'l Webster Inn in Sandwich on Friday, September 29 at 12:00pm.  

Tickets are $45.00 and reservations are required.  Please click here to make your reservation or stop by the bookshop to pay for your tickets.

Ann and Michael (who were recently married!) will talk about their newest books and it's sure to be a lively, fun and insightful conversation.  Ann will talk about Morningstar:  Growing Up with Books and her novel, The Book That Matters Most.   Michael will talk about Grocery: The Buying and Selling of Food in America and In Short Measures: Three Novellas.

A buffet lunch will be served and will include a vegetarian option.

Books will be available for sale at the bookshop and at the event, and Ann and Michael will sign their books at the event.

The Daniel Webster Inn is located at 149 Main Street in Sandwich.

Ann Hood:  Ann Hood is an American novelist and short story writer; she has also written nonfiction. The author of fourteen novels, three memoirs, a short story collection, a ten book series for middle readers and one young adult novel. Her essays and short stories have appeared in many journals, magazines, and anthologies, including The Paris Review, Ploughshares, and Tin House. Hood is a regular contributor to The New York Times' Op-Ed page, Home Economics column. Her most recent work is "The Book That Matters Most" published with W.W. Norton and Company in early 2016.

She is a faculty member in the MFA in Creative Writing program at The New School in New York City. Hood was born in West Warwick, Rhode Island, and now lives in Providence. Click here to read more about Ann.

Michael Ruhlman:  Michael Carl Ruhlman is an American author, home cook and entrepreneur. He has written 21 books of mostly non-fiction, the best known of which have been in collaboration with American chefs. Some of his cookbooks are Ruhlman's Twenty, Charcuterie, How to Saute; Ad Hoc at Home with Thomas Keller, and many more.  Click here for his website


Ruhlman has acted as a judge on the PBS reality show Cooking Under Fire and on The Next Iron Chef. He has also made several appearances in shows hosted by Anthony Bourdain. In Bourdain's A Cook's Tour he joined Bourdain and Eric Ripert for a meal at Thomas Keller's The French Laundry restaurant. In Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations he appeared in five episodes: one devoted to Las Vegas, one devoted to Ruhlman's native Cleveland, one devoted to New York's Hudson Valley, a 2010 holiday special, and one, "Heartland", that highlights lesser-known, restaurants across the country. In 2014 Ruhlman appeared in the Las Vegas episode of Anthony Bourdain Parts Unknown.


Michael and Ann were recently married in New York.  Click here to read about their wedding.

Event date: 

Friday, September 29, 2017 - 12:00pm

Event address: 

Dan'l Webster Inn
149 Main Street
Sandwich, MA 02563
Morningstar: Growing Up with Books Cover Image
$22.95
ISBN: 9780393254815
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - August 1st, 2017

Grocery: The Buying and Selling of Food in America Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781419723865
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Published: Abrams Press - April 18th, 2017

In Short Measures: Three Novellas Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781510717091
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Published: Skyhorse Publishing - April 18th, 2017

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The Book That Matters Most Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780393354096
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - August 1st, 2017