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Author Luncheon: Barbara Hagerty & Marjory Wentworth – April 25

Barbara Hagerty (Twinzilla) and Marjory Wentworth (New & Selected Poems) will speak and sign copies of their new books of verse at a special Poet’s luncheon at Halls Chophouse (434 King St)  Fri., Apr. 25, 12 pm. Tickets are $29, order them here About the authors: Barbara Hagerty is a poet, writer, photographer and visual essayist who was born in Charleston, […]

Brys Stephens The New Southern Table – May 3

  Join us Sat., May 3, 3 – 4 pm to celebrate Charleston writer Brys Stephens new book The New Southern Table and sample recipes from the book! About the book: The New Southern Table (Fair Winds Press, pb., $21.99) is a celebration of Southern food and culture. Stephens focuses on the ingredients that make Southern cuisine delicious and unique, while also […]

Vanessa Blakeslee – May 7, 5 – 7 pm

Vanessa Blakeslee will be at Blue Bicycle Books Wed., May 7, 5 – 7 pm. She will be giving a reading from her debut story collection Train Shots  followed by a Q&A. About the book: Train Shots is a collection of eleven stories that are as insightful as they are dramatic. About the author: Vanessa has had her work published […]

Kami Garcia & Margaret Stohl – Dangerous Creatures – May 29th

  Kami Garcia  and Margaret Stohl are returning to Blue Bicycle Books Thurs., May 29, 5 – 7 pm. From the world of Beautiful Creatures Garcia and Stohl have created another gripping story of love and magic: Dangerous Creatures. RSVP to the event by purchasing a copy of Dangerous Creatures from Blue Bicycle Books. The first 100 people to RSVP will […]

Katie Crouch & Patti Callahan Henry Happy Hour – July 2

Katie Crouch (Abroad) & Patti Callahan Henry (The Stories We Tell) on Wed., July 2, 5:30 – 7 pm. Both authors will be signing their new titles. About the authors: Katie Crouch is the New York Times bestselling author of Girls in Trucks, Men and Dogs, and her newest novel Abroad (MPS, $26), which tells the thrilling story of a young American on a study […]

Penny Travis – April 27

Penny Travis, local author, will sign copies of her book Kabul Classroom: A Memoir of an American Teacher in Afghanistan on Sun., Apr. 27, 3 – 5 pm. PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS DATE HAS CHANGED. About the author: Penny has traveled the world.  Before she began her travels she was a Chemistry teacher and has since taught in both Jordan and […]

16th Annual Bridge Run Show — Thurs., Apr. 3

16th Annual Bridge Run Show — Thurs., Apr. 3, 7:30 pm. Sara Peck, Cameron Jones and Jonathan Sanchez will each take the mic for about 5 minutes in this annual staff reading. None of us are as cute as this girl, but you get the idea. Please come join us — there will be beer […]

Melissa de la Cruz – April 2

Blue Bicycle Books welcomes New York Times bestseller, YALLFest hotshot, and good friend of the store Melissa de la Cruz, Wed., April 2, 4 – 6 pm. The author of more than 2 dozen books, she’ll sign copies of her latest The Ring and the Crown (Disney-Hyperion, hb., $17.99). About the book: Princess Marie-Victoria, heir to the mightiest empire in the […]

Write of Summer

Our 2014 Write of Summer dates are up and registration is now open for our twelfth summer. We have seven weeks to choose from this year, both downtown and in Mt. Pleasant. Sessions take place Monday through Friday, 9 am to noon. Each session costs $165, $175 after June 1. For more information and registration forms, go here.

Kiera Cass — Tues., 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. About the book: America Singer’s life has changed drastically over The Selection series. Having entered into the competition to become the next princess she must make a choice between a past lover […]