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Mary Ann Henry – Ladies in Low Places Tues., Sept. 9

Join us Tuesday, Sept. 9 from 5 – 7 pm for the reading and book signing of Mary Ann Henry’s new collection of stories Ladies in Low Places.    Refreshments will be provided.

Fierce Reads Book Tour,Tues., Sept. 23

Join us  Tues., Sept. 23, 5:30  pm, as the Fierce Reads book tour makes a stop in Charleston. Ann Aguirre (Mortal Danger), Caragh O’Brien (The Vault of Dreamers), and Marie Rutkoski (The Winner’s Curse) will sign copies of  their Young Adult novels and a discussion will be led by moderator Andria Amaral.   Mortal Danger  (Feiwel & Friends, hb., 384 pp. $18). follows […]

Book Release Party for Margaret Bradham Thornton, Thurs., July 31, 5 pm

Margaret Bradham Thornton will visit Blue Bicycle Books Thurs., July 31, 5 – 7  pm, as  we celebrate the release of her new novel Charleston (Ecco, hb., 320 pp., $26).  Charleston tells the story of Eliza Poinsett, who returns to her childhood home after ten years away. Thornton, a Charleston native, weaves a poignant and lyrical tale of lost […]

Brad Taylor’s Days of Rage

Join us Sat., July 19, 6:30 pm, at Fuel Charleston (211 Rutledge Ave) to celebrate the sixth installment of writer and retired Delta Force operator Brad Taylor’s Pike Logan series, Days of Rage (Dutton, hb., 448 pp., $26.95). The Taskforce is used to being the hunter, but this time they’re the hunted. Intent on embroiling the US in […]

Lipstick Stamps on My Passport — Notes on Abroad by Katie Crouch

Abroad by Katie Crouch  (Sarah Crichton Books / FSG, hb., 304 pp., $26) By Jonathan Sanchez, Blue Bicycle Books Katie Crouch’s Abroad might be the most widely-recommendable book I’ve seen in 18 years as a bookseller. Like a dance party at an ancient castle, it’s contemporary and exciting and NOW, while at the same time […]

Katie Crouch & Patti Callahan Henry Happy Hour – July 2

Come see Katie Crouch (Abroad) & Patti Callahan Henry (The Stories We Tell), Wed., July 2, 5:30 – 7 pm, as we celebrate exciting new releases from these two bestselling Southern authors. Books will be signed, the wine will be flowing (as will the campari-and-sodas). Don’t miss it. Katie Crouch’s newest novel, Abroad (Sarah Crichton Books / FSG, hb., 304 pp., […]

Bearwallow by Jeremy Jones

Join us Thurs., June 26, 5 – 7 pm, as upstate-based writer Jeremy Jones signs copies of his memoir, Bearwallow (John F. Blair, hb., $24.95). The book follows Jones’s and his wife’s move to a small house about the creek his family settled on two hundred years prior. Contemplating the ways a landscape can shape a […]

Author Luncheon Series: Mary Alice Monroe

Join us Fri., July 11, 12 pm, for an Author’s Luncheon with best-selling writer Mary Alice Monroe as we celebrate her newest novel, The Summer Wind. Lunch will be provided at Blue Bicycle Books, now that we have the space! The Summer Wind (Gallery Books, pb., 384 pp., $16) is the second in Monroe’s Lowcountry Summer […]

Christopher Watson and The Handy Man

Sun., June 15, 3 – 5 pm, local writer Christopher Watson will sign copies of his first novel, The Handy Man (Holladay House, hb., $24.95). Set in Charleston, the novel follows John Wright, a young construction worker, as his very unexpectedly finds himself setting aside his own troubles and entering into a paranormal murder mystery. […]

Come see Kiera Cass this Tuesday, June 10, 5 pm!

Come meet best-selling young adult author and YALLFest favorite Kiera Cass, Tues., June 10, 5 pm, as she signs the newest book in her The Selection series, The One. Blue Bicycle Books, 420 King St., downtown Charleston. Call 843-722-2666 for more information. About the book: America Singer’s life has changed drastically over The Selection series. Having entered into the competition to become […]