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BookPeople presents: Nellie Symm-Gruender

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NELLIE SYMM-GRUENDER - Wisdom from the Cup

Thursday, January 14 at 7PM

Debut Author
speaking & signing
Wisdom from the Cup

We love our local authors here at BookPeople! Tonight, we’re pleased to present local author Nelly Zsymm Gruender to present her new book, Wisdom from the Cup. Come on down to get to know some great new local talent!


Wisdom from the Cup is a wonderfully poignant and often hilarious journey of life through the eyes of Nellie Symm-Gruender, embodied by individual cups selected from her large collection. Each cup tells a story? No, but each cup sparked a memory for Nellie that portrays the human condition and a lesson in a meaningful way. Every reader is sure to find a connection in many of these stories of personal triumph and unfettered adventure!


Nellie is perpetual learner and seeker. She was named Nurse of the Year in Austin, Texas, sailed thousands of miles, and is a glass artist. She has written for nursing and sailing magazines, in addition to writing for COMO Living. She lectures on domestic violence and played a key role in the "Missouri Statue of Women Report." Nellie and her husband, Gene, own Passions and live on their sailboat, Sun Chaser, in Rockport, Texas, and their home near Columbia, Missouri. Nellie gives generously of her time and talents to improve and support the lives of others.

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Thank you for supporting Nellie Symm-Gruender and your local independent bookstore!  

Event date: 
Thursday, January 14, 2016 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
603 N Lamar Blvd
Austin, TX 78703-5413

Earlier Event: January 13
BookPeople presents: Tim Johnston
Later Event: January 15
BookPeople presents: Steve Kamb