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Hitha Palepu — We’re Speaking — Tues., Nov. 2, 5:30 pm

Join CEO and entrepreneur Hitha Palepu, Tues., Nov. 2, 2021, 5:30 pm for her new book, We’re Speaking: The Life Lessons of Kamala Harris (Little, Brown Spark, 256 pp., hb., $22). Ms. Palepu will be joined in conversation by Charleston native model, and creative director of The Aspen Agency, Venita Aspen. About the book: Kamala Harris is one of […]

Release Party for Carrie Morey — Hot Little Suppers — Wed., Nov 3, 5 pm

Join Carrie Morey, entrepreneur behind Callie’s Hot Little Biscuit and star of How She Rolls, for a biscuits, beverages and books launch of her new cookbook, Hot Little Suppers (Harper Horizon, 288 pp., hb., $35), Wed., Nov. 3, 2021, 5 pm. Carrie will be in conversation with Matt Lee co-author of Hotbox and The Lee Bros. Charleston Kitchen, in […]

Peter Zheutlin, Spin — Weds., Oct 20

Join us Weds., Oct 20 at 6 pm in the Blue Bicycle Books courtyard for an evening with author and journalist Peter Zheutlin, author of Spin (Pegasus Books, hb., 287 pp, $26). About the book: “Spin is a thrilling story that will keep the reader breathless until the end. This mostly true story begins with a bored housewife and […]

Elin Hilderbrand — Fri., Oct 29, 5 – 7 pm

Join Elin Hilderbrand, #1 New York Times author of Golden Girl (Little, Brown and Co., hb., 384 pp., $19) and many other books, Friday, Oct. 29, 5 – 7 pm here at the store for a book signing. This event is free and open to the public! For more information please call us at 843-722-2666. About Golden Girl: On […]

Jeff Kinney, Diary of a Wimpy Kid # 16 — Oct. 31, 2 pm

  Don’t miss your BIG SHOT to meet BIG SHOT Jeff Kinney, Sun. Oct. 31, Baxter-Patrick Public Library, 1858 S. Grimball Rd., James Island, at the drive-thru book signing for Big Shot: Diary of Wimpy Kid #16 (Abrams, hb., 224 pp., $15) All tickets include a signed book, photo with the author, and a trip though […]

Katie Crouch, Grady Hendrix, and Gervais Hagerty, Sun. Oct 3, 4 pm

Come hassle them, they’re local! Join Katie Crouch, Embassy Wife (FSG, 368 pp., hb., $27), Gervais Hagerty, In Polite Company (Morrow, pb., 368, pp., $17).  and Grady Hendrix, The Final Girl Support Group (Berkley, 352 pp., hb., $26) in the Blue Bicycle Books courtyard for a reception, talk and signing Sunday, Oct. 3 at 4 pm Can’t make it? […]

Katie Crouch and Grady Hendrix: High school friends publish on the same day

Friends Grady Hendrix and Katie Crouch were named “Wittiest” in the class of 1991 at Charleston’s Porter-Gaud High School. Thirty years later they have novels released the same day! Order signed copies here: Katie Crouch, Embassy Wife (FSG, 368 pp. hb., $27) Grady Hendrix, The Final Girl Support Group (Berkley, 352 pp., hb., $26) ***** Praise from BBB staff: Traveling in a Fried-Out […]

Mary Alice Monroe, Drive-Thru Book Signing for The Islanders — Sat., Jun 12

Join New York Times bestselling author Mary Alice Monroe and her longtime colleague Angela May at Wando Mt. Pleasant Public Library for an in-person drive-thru book signing of their new book for young readers, The Islanders (Aladdin, 304 pp., hb., $18.00), Sat, June 12, 11 am to 1 pm. Books: To purchase a book to be […]

Release Party for Kate Fagan, All the Colors Came Out — Thurs., May 20

Join us Thurs., May 20, 6 – 7:30 pm to celebrate the release of Kate Fagan‘s memoir All the Colors Came Out: A Father, a Daughter, and a Lifetime of Lessons (Little Brown, hb., 208 pp., $26). Kate will sign in the Blue Bicycle Books courtyard at 418 King St., downtown Charleston. Can’t make it?  Buy a signed copy online […]

Josephine Caminos Oría, Sobremesa: A Memoir of Food and Love in Thirteen Courses

Join us on Zoom Thurs., May 6, 2021 at 7 pm, for an evening with Josephine Caminos Oría, author of Sobremesa: A Memoir of Food and Love in Thirteen Courses. Oría will be joining Blue Bicycle Books as part of the Southern Independent Booksellers Alliance (SIBA) Reader Meet Writer author series. The Zoom link will be emailed […]