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Author Luncheon with James Scott, Target Tokyo , Fri., Nov. 20.

Join us Friday, Nov. 20 at 12 pm for a special luncheon at Halls Chophouse with James Scott, author of Target Tokyo (WW Norton, hb, 672 pp, $35).   You can purchase one of two tickets: $30 for the author talk and delicious three-course luncheon, $65 that includes lunch and a signed book. Tickets may be purchased online […]

Steve Roggenbuck//Hannah Edge//Sara Peck// Raena Shirali Reading, Oct. 26, 6 pm

Join us Monday, October 26th, 6 pm as we welcome Steve Roggenbuck. He will read excerpts from his many books of poetry. Hannah Edge, Raena Shirali and our very own Sara Peck will also be reading. suggested donation of $5 to help Steve out on his cross country tour. Books will also be for sale. —- Steve Roggenbuck is a […]

YALLFest Pre-orders now available!

Getting excited about YALLFest? We are too. You can now pre-order signed copies of your favorite books! Click here, and check it out!    

Author Luncheon with Aïda Rogers and Josephine Humphreys, State of the Heart Vol. 2 , Thurs., Oct. 22.

Join us Thursday, October 22nd, 12 pm for a special luncheon at Halls Chophouse with award-winning authors Aïda Rogers and Josephine Humphreys for the launch of the new book, State of the Heart Vol. 2. Rogers is the editor and Humphreys is one of the distinguished writers that contributed essays for the new book. You can purchase one […]

Ryan Graudin, Wolf by Wolf. Tues., Oct. 20.

Join us, Tues., Oct. 20, 5 – 7  pm as Ryan Graudin signs copies of her book, Wolf by Wolf. (Little Brown Books, hb., 400 pp., $18). Pre-order here to receive a limited edition post-card and button! The year is 1956, and the Axis powers of the Third Reich and Imperial Japan rule the world. To commemorate their Great […]

Discussion with Lair Torrent: Mindfulness, Racism and Our Children, Thurs., Oct. 15.

Join us for a special discussion with Lair Torrent, Thurs., Oct. 15, 5 – 7 pm, “That’s Just the Way It Is Down Here: Mindfulness, Racism and Our Children.” Having moved his family and business from the East Village of Manhattan to Charleston, Lair Torrent was shocked by the often unacknowledged racial divide that exists in our community. […]

SC Community Loan Fund welcomes Nicholas Kristof, A Path Appears, Oct, 19.

Tickets are on sale now to hear author  Nicholas Kristof at the Charleston Music Hall, Mon., Oct. 19, 10  am — a special event of the SC Community Loan Fund. After the talk Kristof will sign copies of his book A Path Appears (Knopf, hb., 400 pp., $28) as well as other titles including Half the Sky.  Tickets for the presentation […]

Brian Hicks, Sea of Darkness . Signing at the Mills House. Tues., Sept. 22

Join Brian Hicks, Tues., Sept. 22, 5—8 PM, The Mills House Wyndham Grand Hotel (115 Meeting St.) with special guests Clive Cussler, Glenn McConnell, Warren Lasch, and Ralph Wilbanks, for the official release of Hicks’ new best-selling book, Sea Of Darkness: Unraveling the Mysteries of the HL Hunley. For more information about the event click here. Sea of Darkness: Unraveling […]

BBB is turning 20!

Come celebrate two decades of Blue Bicycle Books with a star-studded party Sat., Sept. 19, 2015, 6 – 9 pm.    Twenty years ago, Lee and Jim Breeden opened Boomer’s Books on a quiet end of Upper King Street. Current owner Jonathan Sanchez has been proud to carry the torch for the last nine years. We look forward […]

Lee Robinson, Lawyer for the Dog . Mon., Sept. 21

Join us, Mon., Sept. 21, 5 – 7  pm as Lee Robinson, signs copies of her novel,  Lawyer for the Dog (Thomas Dunne Books, hb., 240 pp., $25).  One of the sharpest attorneys in Charleston, S.C., Sally Baynard isn’t your typical southern belle. She’s certainly not what her mother hoped she’d grow up to be, especially since she […]