Literary Lunch Break

The Boston Literary District hates to see you eating alone at your desk. That’s why we’re putting on Literary Lunch Break! Come hear eight of Boston’s best authors speak, sign, and shmooze about their latest books right under South Station’s Destination Board. The roster includes three-time Pulitzer Prize winner Stephen Kurkjian, veteran journalist Dick Lehr, Omni Parker House historian Susan Wilson, and pediatrician and musician Lisa Wong. 

Rob McLean 
Reptile House 
May 1 

Deborah Halber 
The Skeleton Crew 
May 8 

Henriette Lazaridis 
The Clover House 
May 15 

Lisa Wong 
Scales to Scalpels: Doctors Who Practice the Healing Arts of Music and Medicine 
May 22 

Dick Lehr 
Birth of a Nation: How a Legendary Filmmaker and a Crusading Editor Reignited the Civil War 
May 29 

Stephen Kurkjian 
Master Thieves: The Boston Gangsters Who Pulled Off the World's Greatest Art Heist 
June 5 

Michael Blanding 
The Map Thief: The Gripping Story of an Esteemed Rare-Map Dealer Who Made Millions Stealing Priceless Maps 
June 12 

Susan Wilson 
Omni Parker House: "Heaven, By Hotel Standards" 
June 19