Blue Bicycle Books, Charleston, SC

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Blue Bicycle Books closed to in-store customers

Due to the City of Charleston ordinance, Blue Bicycle Books is closed to the public. We have gift certificates (hint hint), summer camp registration (ahem), exclusive BBB merch, and a select number of titles on our website store. We are also taking special orders for direct shipment. Call 843-722-2666 (between 10 am and 6 pm, Mon. […]

Jane Kleeb Harvest the Vote, Tues., Feb. 25, 5 pm

Join us Tues., Feb 25, 5 pm for Jane Kleeb, chair of the Democratic Party of Nebraska, as she talks about her new book Harvest the Vote (Ecco, hb, 224 pp., $26.99) before the SC Democratic debate. The Democratic Party has lost an entire generation of rural voters. By focusing the majority of their message and resources […]

Jenna Bush Hager at the Gaillard Center Sat., May 2

Saturday, May 2, 7 pm, Today show co-host Jenna Bush Hager will be at the Gaillard Center with her new book, Everything Beautiful in its Time. Jenna will take fans behind the scenes of her life – from growing up in a political family to dating in the public eye to life on the Today show set. Through […]

Dr. Adam H. Domby The False Cause, Thurs., Mar. 5

Join us Thurs., Mar. 5, 5:30 pm as College of Charleston professor Dr. Adam H. Domby will be here to discuss his book The False Cause: Fraud, Fabrication, and White Supremacy in Confederate Memory (UVA Press, hb., 272 pp., $30). The Lost Cause ideology that emerged after the Civil War and flourished in the early twentieth century in […]

Author Luncheon with Lori Gottlieb, Maybe You Should Talk to Someone, March 27

Join us for lunch with renowned psychotherapist and New York Times bestselling author Lori Gottlieb, Fri., March 27, 12 pm, at Halls Signature Events. Gottlieb will discuss her most recent book, Maybe You Should Talk to Someone (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, hb., 432 pp., $28). Tickets are $64 and include a three-course meal and a signed hardback copy […]

Enough Pie’s Tales from the Manor, Thurs., Feb. 27

Thurs., Feb. 27, at 5:30, help us celebrate the release of local nonprofit Enough Pie‘s book, Tales from the Manor, a counterpart to their popular podcast of the same title. Enough Pie’s mission is to use creativity to connect and empower the community in Charleston’s Upper Peninsula. With this mission at its heart, Tales from […]

Poet Brit Washburn, Thurs., Feb. 20

Join us Thurs., Feb. 20 at 5:30 as Asheville-based poet Brit Washburn reads from her debut collection Notwithstanding (Wet Cement press, pb., 110 pp., $14).  Through the collection, Washburn courageously ventures into the shadows of romantic love and motherhood, examining a decade of choices and their results with a clear-eyed measure. Brit Washburn’s work has […]

Clay Rice Silhouettes – Feb. 9!

Renowned silhouette artist Clay Rice returns to Blue Bicycle Books, Sun., Feb. 9, 2-5 pm to cut children’s silhouettes and sign his latest books, At the Stroke of Goodnight and The Stick (Familius, hb, $17). Taught by his grandfather, Carew Rice, Clay is a 21st-century folk artist and a Lowcountry treasure. Cutting a child’s silhouette in under five minutes […]

Events and Signings

Fri., Feb. 7 — An Evening with Rick Reilly, Commander in Cheat Thurs., Mar. 5 — Dr. Adam H. Domby, The False Cause: Fraud, Fabrication, and White Supremacy in Confederate Memory Fri., Mar. 6 — Alison Roman, Nothing Fancy — Free Cookies podcast taping — 6 pm ticketed event is SOLD OUT — 6:45 booksigning is […]

I Won’t Starve with J Haleem, Sun., Jan. 26, 4 pm

Join us Sun., Jan. 26, 4 pm, in-store as photographer, author, and speaker J Haleem discusses and signs his book I Won’t Starve (pb., 183 pp., $19.97). In I Won’t Starve, Haleem shares his life’s experiences, and the highs and the lows that not only comes from life as a convicted felon but also with […]