6:30 PM18:30

Hockessin BookShelf

An Evening with the Author- Dava Sobel - Talk and Book Signing

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Author Dava Sobel

Will be speaking about Delaware Astronomer, Annie Jump Cannon, who spent years with her peers at Harvard classifying the stars as a computer. Sobel is also the author of several other books featuring women in science.

The Glass Universe

Galileo’s Daughter


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Cannon Home Tour 12/9/18

Especially for history buffs, join us for the house mini-tour. Annie Jump Cannon Birthday Celebration is celebrated each December.

For details please visit the website for info.

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1:30 PM13:30

Dover Public Library - Book Signing & Reception

Dava Sobel Book Signing and Talk

All librarians in the State of Delaware are invited to this event. It is also open to the public. A reception is held and the event is free and open to the public.

For more information check the Dover Public Library links

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Meet the Author, Dava Sobel

Her book, The Glass Universe, features Annie Jump Cannon, who was a Dover native. Annie first viewed the stars from her State Street home with her Mother.

Annie’s home is open December 9, 2018 for her birthday celebration. For information please click here.

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Dava Sobel The Glass Universe

In addition to The Glass Universe, Sobel has written several NY Times bestsellers. For full information on Sobel, please visit her website.

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