Literary Escape at Canyon Ranch

March 7, 2013 to March 10, 2013

Enjoy a Canyon Ranch stay especially designed for book-lovers. During this literary getaway, best-selling author Paula McLain and book club maven Julie Robinson offer lively discussions on books and culture:

Thursday, 8 p.m. - Book Club Discussion: Meet the Author. Share an evening with author Paula McLain. Enjoy a book club-style discussion of her novels, The Paris Wife, A Ticket to Ride, and Like Family: Growing Up in Other People’s Houses, a Memoir, moderated by book club guru Julie Robinson. Includes a Q&A session and book signing.

Friday, 3 p.m. - Julie’s Book Club Bestsellers. Julie Robinson shares her expertise on how to start a book club, improve the dynamics of an established one and select discussion-provoking books. Share in a conversation about Tell The Wolves I'm Home, by Carol Rifka Brunt, and discover how to move “beyond the book.”

Saturday, 8 p.m. - The Paris Wife: Insights From the Author. Paula McLain, best-selling author of The Paris Wife, discusses how her research into the book’s protagonist, Hadley Richardson, transported her into the sumptuous world of 1920s bohemian Paris, and revealed fascinating facts about Richardson’s marriage to Ernest Hemingway and her role in his budding literary career.