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Latest publication and book tour, USA:
This September, 75 million Catholics in the US will welcome Pope Francis on his first papal visit. To commemorate this historic event, DK will publish 'Pope Francis: A Photographic Portrait of the People’s Pope' followed by a book tour by author Father Michael Collins.
This special collection reveals an up-close, personal look at the daily life of Pope Francis, chronicling his path from Buenos Aires to Rome and a full calendar year of religious holidays, special events, and papal visits. Exclusive, never-seen-before photos are captured by Rodolfo Felici of Vatican photography studio Fotografia Felici.
SEP 9, 7:00pm ET. THE BOOKMARK SHOPPE
8415 3rd Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11209 (718-833-5115)
SEP 10, 7:30pm ET. WORDS BOOKSTORE
179 Maplewood Ave, Maplewood, NJ 0704 (973-763-9500)
SEP 12, 1pm ET. BARNES & NOBLE (signing only)
1805 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19103 (215-665-0716)
SEP 14, 7PM ET: ONE MORE PAGE BOOKS
2200 N. Westmoreland St, Arlington, VA 22213 (703-300-9746)
SEP 18, 7PM ET: PORTER SQUARE BOOKS
25 White St, Cambridge, MA 02144 (617-491-2220)
Other planned events will be announced on Twitter. Michael will be a commentator with CNN for the live broadcast of the Papal Mass in Philadelphia on 27 September.