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Books on the Menu

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Join us for a Books on the Menu talk with President Lori Fazio and Head Book Buyer Andrew Brennan. Get the inside scoop on the BEST picks of the summer.

Books on the Menu

First up, our APPETIZERS — We're serving up bites of hidden gems that you may not have yet heard of.

For our MAIN COURSE — The absolute BEST books for the summer!

And then, some frothy fun for DESSERT — Step outside your reading comfort zone and try a new genre.

Lori Fazio is the President and Chief Operating Officer for RJ Julia Booksellers. Lori has worked for the bookstore for 16 years, in roles including bookseller, Children’s Room Manager, and General Manager. Lori likes a variety of genres but mostly reads both contemporary and historical fiction. In her free time, Lori enjoys yoga, paddle boarding, hiking in Vermont, and family time.


Andrew Brennan began working at RJ Julia Booksellers as a teenager. After over a decade in the film and TV business, he returned to his hometown bookstore as Head Buyer. Though you'll mostly see him reading mysteries, history, or science, Andrew appreciates a well-crafted book on any topic. If he isn't thinking about books, he is probably watching a movie or in the woods with his son.

Event Date: 
Wednesday, June 26, 2024 - 12:00pm EDT
Event address: 
RJ Julia Booksellers
768 Boston Post Road
Madison, CT 06443