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The Last House Guest with Megan Miranda, Wed., July 31, 5:30 pm

Join us Wed., July 31, 5:30 pm as Megan Miranda will be here to discuss her new thriller The Last House Guest (Simon and Schuster, hb., 352 pp., $27). Another thrilling novel from the bestselling author of All the Missing Girls and The Perfect Stranger, Megan Miranda’s The Last House Guest is a smart, twisty read with a strong female protagonist determined to make […]

Author Luncheon with Judge Richard Gergel, Unexampled Courage, Fri., May 17, 12 pm

  Join us Fri., May 17, 12 pm for lunch at Halls Signature Events (5 Faber St.), as Judge Richard Gergel discusses his new book Unexampled Courage (Macmillan, hb., 336 pp., $27). Tickets are $32 for the three-course luncheon. Get tickets here. On February 12, 1946, Sergeant Isaac Woodard, a returning, decorated African American veteran, was removed from a Greyhound bus […]

I Miss You When I Blink Book Talk with Mary Laura Philpott, Thurs., May 30, 6 pm

Join us Thurs., May 30, 6 pm as Mary Laura Philpott will be here to discuss her new collection of essays I Miss You When I Blink (Atria Book, hb., 288 pp., $26). The discussion will be moderated by Amanda Heckert from Garden & Gun. Mary Laura Philpott thought she’d cracked the code: Always be right, and you’ll always be […]

FSU’s Sons of the Sixties with John Crowe and Dale McCullers, Fri., May 3, 5 pm

Join us Fri., May 3, 5 pm as John Crowe and Dale McCullers will be here to discuss their new book FSU’s Sons of the Sixties (Atlantic Publishing, pb., 214 pp., $20). Set in the volatile decade of the 1960s, FSU’s Sons of the Sixties provides a peek into the work, sweat, tears, challenges, and joy of being a college athlete […]

Jennifer Palmieri, author of Dear Madam President, Tues., May 14, 5:30 pm, presented by Monoc Roberts Attorneys at Law

Monoc Roberts Attorneys at Law and Blue Bicycle Books are proud to welcome Jennifer Palmieri, former Communications Director for Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton, Tues., May 14, 5:30 pm. She’ll be in our courtyard to discuss her best-selling book Dear Madam President: An Open Letter to the Women Who Will Run the World (Grand Central, hb., 192 pp., […]

Ripple Effect Book Party with Carol Bass, Thurs., Apr. 25, 5:30 pm

Join us Thurs., Apr. 25, 5:30 pm as Carol Bass, Marjory Wentworth, and others will be here to read from the new anthology Ripple Effect (Maine Authors Publishing, pb., 262 pp., $33). Born from her childhood connection to the Edisto, Carol’s passion for rivers and all things water are mirrored in Ripple Effect. This book, filled with writing […]

Let Me Out Here with Emily Pease, Wed., Apr. 17, 6 pm

Join us Wed., Apr. 17, 6 pm as Emily W. Pease will be here to sign her new short-story collection Let Me Out Here (Hub City, pb., 232 pp., $16). Let Me Out Here is the 2018 winner of the C. Michael Curtis Short Story Book Prize. Spread over varied landscapes of the South and offering surprising moments […]

20th Annual Bridge Run Reading, Thurs., April 4, 6 pm

. Cautiously venturing out from the safe confines of their book-selling counter, it’s the annual Blue Bicycle Books staff reading! . Thurs., Apr. 4, 6 pm, the 20th Annual Bridge Run Reading features original works by Charleston writers/BBB staffers Ben Adams, Sara Peck and Jonathan Sanchez. . Beer and wine will flow, readings are short and fun, and there is […]

A Man’s World Book Discussion with Steve Oney, Wed., Apr. 10, 6 pm

  Join us Wed., Apr. 10, 6 pm as Steve Oney will be here to discuss his provocatively titled book A Man’s World (UGA Press, pb., 340 pp., $23). A Man’s World is a collection of twenty profiles of fascinating men. Written over a 40-year period for publications including Esquire, Premiere, GQ, Time, Los Angeles, and The Atlanta Journal & […]

Events and Signings

Sat., June 1 — Piccolo Fiction Mon., June 3 — Dorothea Benton Frank, Queen Bee — AUTHOR LUNCHEON Tues., June 4 — Captain Lee, Running Against the Tide Thurs., June 6 — Frye Gaillard, A Hard Rain: America in the 1960s Mon., June 10 — Mary Alice Monroe, The Summer Guests — AUTHOR LUNCHEON Tues., June 11 — Jon Meacham and Tim McGraw, Songs of […]