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River Jordan, Apr. 14

River Jordan will be signing her new book, Praying for Strangers, at Blue Bicycle Books on Thurs., Apr. 14, 5 – 7 pm. In 2008, author River Jordan was planning a family reunion to see her two sons off to the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. Overwhelmed with emotion and anxiety for her son’s safety, all […]

January Signings

Bowman Gray will sign copies of his book of photography, which is set to James Allen’s As A Man Thinketh, at Blue Bike on Sat. Jan 15, 1 – 3 pm. Allen’s book, published in 1902, is a classic book on self-examination. Gray’s edition couples his own color photographs with Allen’s timeless advice to produce an inspirational book. Read […]

ARCHIVED POST FROM 2010 Pat Conroy Book Signing in Downtown Charleston, Sat., Dec. 11, 2010 1 – 4 pm

Blue Bicycle Books welcomes Pat Conroy, Saturday, Dec. 11, 2010 (Last Year). 1 – 4 pm. He’ll sign copies of his new memoir My Reading Life as well as hardbacks of his previous works, from The Boo to South of Broad. 420 King St., downtown Charleston, 843.722.2666. Admission to the signing is free with the […]

Blue Bike Books Author’s Luncheon Series

Patricia Moore-Pastides and Nathalie Dupree “Greece is the Word” The Blue Bicycle Books Author’s Luncheon Series continues Fri., Dec. 17, 12 – 2 pm, with a special visit from the first lady of the University of South Carolina, Patricia Moore-Pastides, along with renowned food writer and chef Nathalie Dupree. Moore-Pastides is the author of Greek […]

Beautiful Darkness, Nov. 12

New York Times bestselling young adult authors Kami Garcia and Margaret Stohl will sign copies of Beautiful Darkness at Blue Bicycle Books, Fri., Nov. 12, 3:30 – 5:30 pm. Set outside of Summerville, Beautiful Darkness is the follow-up to Beautiful Creatures, named to several lists of the best books of 2009 (both adult and YA). […]

Capital BookFest, Nov. 6

The Capital BookFest is this weekend, Counting all mics at the store and the downtown Public Library, there will five (5) stages running currently, featuring the likes of poets Nikki Giovanni and Sonia Sanchez, Rumi’s translator Coleman Barks, local stars like Bret Lott, Josephine Humphreys, Mary Alice Monroe, Nathalie Dupree, and Gary Smith (SI Sportswriter), […]

Story Hour!

Marc Hoffman, author, and Tony Waters, illustrator, will sign copies and read from their new children’s book Sleep, Little Child on Sat., Oct. 23, 11 – 12 pm. Join us on the carpet for a reading, juice boxes and goldfish. ###

Blue Bicycle Books Author’s Luncheon Series

The Blue Bicycle Books Author’s Luncheon Series continues Fri., Oct. 8, noon to 2 pm, with two charming, funny and very Charleston writers: Josephine Humphreys (Rich in Love, others) and Beth Webb Hart (Love, Charleston, others). The talk and luncheon will be at Virginia’s Restaurant, 412 King St., followed by a dessert-and-champagne book signing at […]

Pat Conroy book signing, Sat. Dec. 12, 1 – 3:30 pm.

Yes he said yes he will yes! Pat Conroy has graciously offered to come and sign copies of his blockbuster novel South of Broad at Blue Bicycle Books (about a mile north of Broad, for the record). This is his only booksigning on the Peninsula. South of Broad is already our all-time bestseller. We’ve received […]

Story hour with Marjory Wentworth and Leslie Pratt-Thomas — Saturday, Feb. 21

Marjory Wentworth, S.C. poet laureate, and Leslie Pratt-Thomas, illustrator, will sign copies of their children’s book Shackles, Saturday, Feb. 21, 11 am to 1 pm. Join us on the carpet at 11:30 for a storytime reading with juice boxes, snacks and a raffle to win a free copy of the book! Sullivan’s Island was where millions of […]