Stacey Ballis and Renee Rosen at the Writers Theater

Authors STACEY BALLIS and RENEE ROSEN will join the Woman's Library Club of Glencoe for the Shirley Lans Memorial Authors' Lunch on Wed., May 3rd at 11:30 a.m. at the Writers Theater. Tickets can be purchased at:

Be prepared to eat great food and laugh really hard with accomplished Chicago authors who like to have fun.

Stacey Ballis, author of 8 novels and a cookbook featuring recipes from food in her novels, was the Director of Education for Goodman Theater and on the Rachel Ray show. Renee Rosen's brand new 5th book is Windy City Blues. When Renee isn't writing, she is touring the country entertaining audiences.

ALL PROCEEDS BENEFIT GLENCOE YOUTH SERVICES. GYS provides recreational, educational, social service and leadership opportunities, in a safe and supportive environment, to middle and high school age youth living in New Trier Township. GYS operates the Special Needs Adult Pals (SNAP) program, providing social activities and support for adults with disabilities.


Event date: 

Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - 11:30am

Event address: 

Writers Theater
325 Tudor Court
Glencoe, IL 60022
Recipe for Disaster Cover Image
ISBN: 9780425265505
Availability: On Our Shelves to call before coming in to pick up.
Published: Berkley Books - March 3rd, 2015

Stacey Ballis cooks up a delicious broth of a novel about a woman whose perfect life falls apart in spectacular fashion--leaving her with a house to restore, an antique cookbook (but no cooking talent), and one very unhappy schnauzer. For fans of Jen Lancaster, Jennifer Weiner, and Emily Giffin.

Windy City Blues Cover Image
ISBN: 9781101991121
Availability: On Our Shelves to call before coming in to pick up.
Published: Berkley Books - February 28th, 2017

In 1960s Chicago, a young woman stands in the middle of a musical and social revolution. A new historical novel from the bestselling author of White Collar Girl and What the Lady Wants.