Lois Richwine & Michael McCarthy

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It’s our holiday show! Lifestyle blogger, Lois Richwine and BookPeople‘s Michael McCarthy will be talking about festive drinks and appetizers, and literary must-haves.

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Lois Richwine


Lois Richwine is senior advertising account executive at the Austin Chronicle. Known for creating magic in the kitchen, Lois writes the celebrated blog, From Punk to Puttanesca, where she shares recipes, cooking tips  and insights. She’s always loved to travel and discover new things, and  has lived in 5 different states and 5 different countries. Lois will  have lots of delicious ideas for holiday entertaining.

For more information, visit From Punk to Puttanesca.






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Michael McCarthy

Michael McCarthy grew up in the Midwest and now lives in Austin, Texas. He’s the Corporate Accounts Manager at Austin’s BookPeople bookstore, and also handles consignments at the store. His insider recommendations of literary must-haves for the holiday season will be invaluable.

BookPeople is the largest independent bookstore in Texas.  For more information, please visit the BookPeople site.