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Vivian Howard, This Will Make It Taste Good, Sun. Oct. 25, 3 – 6 pm

  Vivian Howard, star of “A Chef’s Life” on PBS will be in Charleston, Sun. Oct. 25, 3 – 6 pm for a special in-real-life drive-thru book signing at Tradesman Brewing (1647 King St. Extension), presented by Blue Bicycle Books. All tickets include a signed copy of Vivian’s new book This Will Make It Taste […]

The Sophia Institute presents Sue Monk Kidd: Longings, Largeness, and Thunder — Thurs., Oct. 8, 6:30pm

  Thurs., Oct. 8, 6:30 pm,  The Sophia Institute presents a special online talk with author Sue Monk Kidd: Longings, Largeness, and Thunder in The Book of Longings. Sue will be discussing her new novel and instant New York Times bestseller, The Book of Longings (Viking, hb., 432 pp, $28). The online conversation will be moderated by Sophia Institute […]

Friends & Fiction with special guest Signe Pike — Wed., Sept. 16, 7 pm

  Join us Wed., Sept 16, 7 pm for Friends & Fiction on Facebook Live! Five Bestselling Authors. Endless Stories. The Friends & Fiction team is Mary Kay Andrews, Mary Alice Monroe, Patti Callahan Henry, Kristy Woodson Harvey, and Kristin Harmel. The quintet started Friends and Fiction back in April with the mission of helping support independent booksellers affected […]

Recent arrivals — Poe, Angelou, Salinger, Hemingway

  Rare-ly Here For some crazy reason folks have felt cooped up lately and are cleaning out their bookshelves like mad. Upshot is we’ve got some nice things to share… The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger (Little, Brown, 1951), early book club edition in good dust jacket with full b/w author photo on rear […]

Events and Pre-orders

Tues., April 27 — Jessica Murnane, Know Your Endo (Release Date) Tues., May 11 — Mary Alice Monroe, Summer of Lost and Found (Release Date) Tues., May 20 — Release party for Kate Fagan, All the Colors Came Out Sat., June 12 — Mary Alice Monroe w/ Angela May, The Islanders — Drive-thru book signing Tues., June 15 — Mary Alice Monroe w/ […]

Virtual Book Launch with Rachel Beanland July 9

  Join us and Spartanburg-based bookshop and publisher Hub City on Thurs., July 9, 5 pm, for a virtual event with author Rachel Beanland to celebrate her debut novel, Florence Adler Swims Forever (Simon & Schuster, hb., 320 pp, $26). Over the course of one summer that begins with a shocking tragedy, three generations of […]

Writing Camp goes Virtual!

Against the odds, our writing camps are off and running this year. Session 1, for grades 3 – 6, was in the airy and spacious sanctuary of Bright City Church — thank you to Nick and Jess Connolly for generously donating use of this space. This week’s session (and the two following) are Write of […]

Open — with a twist

We are happy to announce we’re back open to the public, but with some health-minded caveats. To keep both our employees and our customers safe, we’re taking all of the necessary precautions and enacting the following policies: Regular hours: 10 – 7: 30 Monday – Saturday and 1 – 6 Sunday. Store is capacity is […]

Fiber Fueled with Dr. B

We have partnered with local restaurant Verde and renowned gastroenterologist Dr. Will Bulsiewicz, better known as Dr. B, to share his new book Fiber Fueled (Avery, hb., 400 pp., $27). Dr. B’s groundbreaking book offers a plant-based gut health program for losing weight, restoring health, and optimizing your microbiome. Including a 28-day jumpstart program with […]

YALLSTAYHOME: A Virtual Book Fest

YALLWEST, the Santa Monica sister to YALLFest, will not be in the flesh in 2020, but has been resurrected as YALLSTAYHOME, a zoomapalooza–make that, yallapazooma–coming up Friday, April 24 – Sunday, April 26. There will be virtual panels: “teanotes,” “PJ cosplay,” and “Creativity in the Time of Corona,” plus special events like Doodling with Marie […]