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Chris Matthews

Chris Matthews

The host of MSNBC’s Hardball and author of Life’s a Campaign and Kennedy and Nixon, joins us with his new work Jack Kennedy: Elusive Hero. Matthews examines JFK’s life, presidency, and influence on America, and shows how Jack Kennedy (all political opinions aside) was a true American Hero.


Buy the Kennedy book, meet Chris Matthews
and have your copy personalized at the
Vintage Christmas Pop-up Market at The Music Hall Loft
Friday, December 2, 5:30-6pm

Each literary evening features an author presentation followed by an onstage interview with Virginia Prescott, host of New Hampshire Public Radio’s “Word of Mouth”. Live music performed by the award-winning house band Dreadnaught. Shows are rebroadcast on NH Public Radio.

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A signed book is a great gift and a wonderful addition to any personal library. A book voucher is necessary for a signed copy. Purchase your book voucher ahead of time and save 10% off the retail price. Available at The Music Hall box office. Want to read the book before you hear the author speak and still get a discount?  You can buy an unsigned copy as soon as The Music Hall has them available for a 10% discount when you show your ticket to the show at the box office counter.

Jack Kennedy: Elusive Hero: $27.50 ($24.75 in advance) Buy a voucher.

Getting your Book:
Vouchers may be redeemed for books immediately following the event at The Music Hall.

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