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Kristen Harnisch Author Talk, Book Signing & Wine Tasting


Sep 26, 2018
05:30 PM until 07:30 PM


On Wednesday Sept 26th, from 5.30 pm – 7.30 pm, Goldenberry Wilton will host the award winning author Kristen Harnisch and offer a tasting of wines to pair with 2 fantastic reads, The Vintner’s Daughter and The California Wife.

Everyone who makes a purchase during the event (or pre-orders a book) will receive a Goldenberry gift certificate.

Goldenberry will donate 10% of the evening’s sales to Circle of Care. 

Suggested event donation: $10. for Circle of Care*, helping families of children with cancer.

-A 2015 Readers’ Favorite International Book Contest Bronze Award Winner for Historical Fiction
-Named “Best Fun Fictional Wine Book” and “A Great Escape Book for Wine Lovers” by Wine Country Getaways

“Lush and evocative, The Vintner’s Daughter brings the Loire Valley and its glorious vineyards to life in a story that will delight readers everywhere. Enjoy with your favorite glass of Merlot!” - Adriana Trigiani, bestselling author, The Shoemaker’s Wife

-A 2017 International Book Award Finalist for Historical Fiction
“The California Wife is not only an accurate and nostalgic account of the early history of our wine industry in California, it's a lovely novel with characters you want join in a harvest, a meal, and a glass of wine. I recommend this book to wine lovers and historical fiction fans alike!” -Tina Vierra, Associate Publisher, Wines & Vines

Internationally published author Kristen Harnisch drew upon her extensive research and her experiences living in San Francisco and visiting the Loire Valley and Paris to create the stories for her first novel, THE VINTNER’S DAUGHTER and the sequel THE CALIFORNIA WIFE, both of which have been translated in several languages.
Ms. Harnisch has a degree in economics from Villanova University and currently resides in Connecticut with her husband and three children.

*Wilton based Circle of Care provides assistance to Connecticut families of children with cancer, helping to meet the needs of pediatric cancer treatment.

**ONE HOPE is a social enterprise focused on awareness and funding for charitable organizations and social causes. Their wines will be available for purchase during Goldenberry’s event.

Goldenberry, Wilton, next to TomEToes Pizza: 5 River Road Wilton CT Shopping Ctr. Free parking & giftwrap. Our Eclectic mix of gourmet & gifts is American with a European twist and an emphasis on the British Isles & Ireland.

To guarantee a place & books, phone Goldenberry with your credit card info: 1 203 972 5887 or stop by the shop.
Feel free to email any questions to:

If you cannot join us, you can still have signed books! Please contact Goldenberry to reserve books


$10. suggestion donation to Circle of Care


View map Goldenberry Gourmet & Gift
5 River Rd (Kimco Wilton River Park Shopping Ctr)
next to TomEToes Pizza, corner across from Stop & Shop
Wilton, CT

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