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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 […]

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 […]

Hunter Killer Release Party with Brad Taylor, Sat., Jan. 18, 7 pm

Join celebrated local author Brad Taylor at Uptown Social (587 King St.), Sat., Jan. 18, 7 pm. Brad will talk and sign copies of his latest thriller Hunter Killer (William Morrow, hb., 432 pp., $28.99). The fourteenth installment of his New York Times bestselling Pike Logan Series, Hunter Killer finds Logan and his team entangled in a byzantine scheme […]

Nian, The Chinese New Year Dragon with Timothy Banks, Sat., Jan. 25, 1 pm

Join us Sat., Jan. 25, 1 pm as local artist Timothy Banks will read from and sign his illustrated children’s book Nian, The Chinese New Year Dragon, written by Virginia Loh-Hagan.  About the Book: Mei hates springtime. Why? Because it’s only in the spring that Nian, a fierce dragon, is able to leave his mountain prison under […]

Hitting Rock Middle with Sallie Holder

On Thurs., Jan. 16, 6 pm, help us celebrate the release of attorney-turned-speaker and thought-leader Sallie Holder’s book Hitting Rock Middle: The Roadmap from Empty Success to True Fulfillment (Advantage Media Group, hb., 160 pp., $27.95) at Hampden Clothing, 314 King Street. A nationally recognized public speaker and business coach, Sallie Holder has been helping businesses, entrepreneurs, […]

Author Dinner with Rick Reilly, Commander in Cheat, Fri., Feb. 7

Join us Fri., Feb. 7,  6 pm, for dinner at Halls Signature Events (5 Faber St.) as acclaimed Sports Illustrated writer Rick Reilly discusses his book Commander in Cheat: How Golf Explains Trump. Tickets are $64 and include a 3-course dinner and a signed copy of the book, or $96 for 2 tickets and one book. Get […]

Say Grace with Steve Palmer of Indigo Road, Wed., Dec. 18, 6 – 7:30 pm

Join us Wed., Dec. 18, 6 – 7:30 pm, for the Charleston release party of Say Grace: How the Restaurant Business Saved My Life (ForbesBooks, 184 pp., $25) by Steve Palmer, managing partner of Indigo Road (The Macintosh, Indaco and many more). The author will talk and sign books, and Katie Daniel of Bar Mash will be […]

Ran Walker, Portable Black Magic., Fri., Dec. 13, 6 pm

Join us at Blue Bicycle Books, Fri., Dec. 13, 6 pm, for a reading and book signing with 2019 Indie Author of the Year Ran Walker. Walker is the author of 17 books, most recently Portable Black Magic, a collection of short stories ranging from a writer involved in a love triangle with a ghost […]