Verse & Vino

The Archive

Some call it the greatest book club ever assembled.

In nine years, Verse & Vino has outgrown a venue, welcomed over thirty New York Times best-selling authors to Charlotte readers, gone (temporarily) virtual, and become one of the region’s most anticipated annual literary events.

Photo Albums

Verse & Vino 2022

Featuring authors David Baldacci, Sarah McCoy, Javier Zamora, Megan Giddings, and Adriana Trigiani

Verse & Vino 2021

Featuring authors Janet Evanovich, Akla Joshi, Alex Michaelides, Heather Morris, and Bryant Terry with bonus author Wanda M. Morris, interviewed by Kimmery Martin on the virtual stage.

Verse & Vino 2020

Featuring authors Megan Miranda, Alice Randall, India Hicks, Christopher Paolini, and Christina Baker Kline on the virtual stage

Verse & Vino 2019

Featuring authors Karen Abbott, Kevin Wilson, Ross Gay and Alice Hoffman at Charlotte Convention Center

Verse & Vino 2018

Featuring authors Elliot Ackerman, Paula McLain, Casey Gerald, Julia Reed and Lou Berney at Charlotte Convention Center

Verse & Vino 2017

Featuring authors Kate White, Jamie Ford, Brent Ridge & Josh Kilmer-Purcell, Nikki Giovanni and Wiley Cash at Charlotte Convention Center

Verse & Vino 2016

Featuring authors H.W. Brands, Lisa Turner, Rumaan Alam and Tom Rinaldi at Charlotte Convention Center

Verse & Vino 2015

Featuring authors Chris Bohjalian, T.J. English, Gregory Maguire, Dolen Perkins-Valdez and Karin Slaughter at Charlotte Convention Center

Verse & Vino 2014

Featuring authors Kathy Reichs, Lauren Oliver, Hampton Sides, Debbie Macomber and Ron Rash at the Westin Hotel