The History Press
144 pages plus 16-page color insert
Ron and Mary are available for book signings, talks and beer pairing events. Books will be offered for sale at all signings.
We appreciate the local businesses and non-profits who are offering support for our labor of love!
Thanks to these establishments for welcoming us
Saturday, 9/7/13: Beer Growler Nation (Decatur, GA)
Saturday, 9/14/13: Brockett Pub House & Grill (Clarkston, GA)
Friday, 9/27/13: Red Brick Brewing (Atlanta)
Saturday, 9/28/13: Strawn Brewing (Fairburn, GA)
Thursday, 10/3/13: Bound to Be Read Books (East Atlanta Village)
Saturday, 10/5/13: HOToberFest in Historic Fourth Ward Park
Sunday, 10/6/13: Oakland Cemetery's Sunday in the Park
Thursday, 10/17/13: Argosy (East Atlanta Village)
Friday, 10/25/13: Ale Yeah! (Decatur)
Saturday, 11/2/13: Barnes & Noble The Forum (Norcross)
Saturday, 11/9/13: Jailhouse Brewing (Hampton)
Saturday, 11/16/13: The Ponce de Leon Beer Festival
Friday, 11/22/13: Barnes & Noble Town Center Prado (Marietta)
Friday, 11/22/13: Barnes & Noble The Forum (Norcross)
Saturday, 12/7/13: 7th Annual Cardinal Lake Gift Bazaar (Duluth)
Monday, 12/9/13: Athletic Club Northeast (Atlanta)
Wednesday, 12/11/13: Downwind Restaurant & Lounge (inside DeKalb
Peachtree Airport, Atlanta)
Saturday, 12/21/13: Slice & Pint (Emory Village). Co-owner Crawford Moran honored our
project by writing the book foreword.
Saturday, 2/15/14: Atlanta Vintage Books (Chamblee)
Thursday, 2/27/14: Beer pairing dinner at Century House Tavern (Woodstock)
Saturday, 3/8/14: Anti-Freez Beer Can and Breweriana Show, hosted by the Atlantic Chapter of the BCCA at the Partridge Inn (Augusta)
Upcoming Events - Both Ron and Mary will be attending unless otherwise noted
Saturday, 6/14/14, time tbd: Book signing during "Tunes from the Tombs" at Historic Oakland Cemetery, where many Atlanta beer pioneers are interred
We are working on additional special events for 2014...stay tuned! The link to buy an autographed book is included on the main page and we're happy to dedicate books however you request.
Authors Ron Smith and Mary Boyle at Six Feet Under Pub & Fish House's Memorial Drive location. Steinerbräu was produced by Atlanta's longest-lived brewery. Steinerbräu was renamed Steinerbru after Prohibition. This beer line named for Albert Steiner (company president, 1897-1910s) was produced across many years and company names.
Author photo by Judy Kuniansky.
Launch Party at 5 Seasons Westside
A hearty "thank you" to our friends and folks from the beer community for coming out to support us on Friday the 13th (9/13/13)! We are grateful to Crawford Moran, brew master, for being enthusiastic about our project and inviting us to hold the party at 5 Seasons Westside.
Brockett Pub House & Grill
On September 14, 2013, Ron and Mary were at Brockett Pub in Clarkston, the birthplace of "the Beer Guru." Thanks, John and Red, for having us host a tasting of local beers and book signing at your pub!
Ron and Mary hosted their first festival booth at HOToberFest on 10/5/13 (and, we might add, it truly was HOT!). We thank Alan Raines and Tryon Rosser for being supportive of the Atlanta Beer book.
Atlanta Beer Week Book Signing
Ale Yeah!'s Eddie Holley was very helpful with researching the book and welcomed us to the Decatur location on Friday, 10/25/13. They have our book--stop by to get a copy and stock up on tasty beer in bottle or growler (or both!).
Barnes & Noble Doubleheader
B&N locations in Woodstock and Norcross invited us to participate in their "Discovery Friday" event in November 2013. Our thanks to Barnes & Noble for supporting us along with other local authors.