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Bookshop owner Michael Fox prepares books to be signed by President Barack Obama. The President smiles while signing his book.The Joseph Fox Bookshop participates in hundreds of off-site Author Events each year as the official bookseller for the Free Library of Philadelphia's Author Events program and numerous other venues. Signed books may be reserved in advance and are often available in-store after the appearances. 

Authors visiting Philadelphia this season include Buzz Aldrin, Mary Norris, Frans de Waal, Louise Erdrich, Nathaniel Philbrick, Moby, Amy Goodman, Jennifer Haigh, Adam Briggle, Mary Roach, Chuck Klosterman, Terry McMillan, Adam Hochschild, Alain de Botton, David Daley, Benny Golson, Catherine Price, Ben Winters, Ron Ray Pollock,  Jeffrey Toobin, Jonathan Safran Foer & and many more! Events are added to our calendar on a regular basis; keep an eye on the calendar and sign up for our Author Events Newsletter for complete event details! 

Photo credit: Kelly & Massa, 2006