Also, this Saturday from ampm, come down to hear 13 year-old Grace, who will be signing in front of our shop. She is raising money for a learning trip to Washington DC - so help the kid out by tossing some money into her hat! We'll have displays of banned books, and we're giving away "Reading Rebel" temporary tattoos!
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Join us in celebration of our book-lovin' community. We can all buy drinks from Duffy's, eat cake - and dance the night away. This event marks the beginning of SowerFest - a weekend of spectacular live music at Duffy's Tavern. We'll be working on those books over the next couple of days. Watch for an all-SF New Arrivals shelf soon! Friday, Sept 2nd 5pm-8pm. Little Free Libraries are tiny houses of free books that are popping up all over Lincoln.
Join us this First Friday in celebration! At the end of the evening, books in the bin will be divvied up between the stewards and will go to stock the Little Free Libraries. Summer Recipient: Flatwater Shakespeare Company Flatwater Shakespeare Company inspires and informs actors, artists, audiences, scholars, and students of the Great Plains and Midwest regional area through theater productions of the highest quality, based in the works of Shakespeare and enhanced by a creative educational wing.
For a schedule of performances and location, please visit: Flatwater Shakespeare on Facebook!
The Mermaid’s Pendant Virtual Book Tour
I think you'll like them. Michael will be in the shop on Monday afternoons, when we are closed to the public, doing the magical work of elves. You will likely see him at special events, also. All in all, we're getting on track to celebrate our 25th Anniversary on September 23rd - and we're planning on making sure you have plenty of good reading to settle in with as the weather cools!
See how this works?! You can redeem your cards - without spending any additional money - through September 30th, !
Erik is a book lover with a real knack for making good recommendations - and he's a top-notch guy. You'll like him. As for books, holy cow. We are working through boxes and boxes these weeks - and our New Arrivals shelf is getting a lot of action. You'll be sure to find new books to explore when you stop in! Isabel is Cinnamon's 13 year old daughter. She'll have postcards for sale that evening and prints available to order. All proceeds go toward more art supplies - or the college fund. Join us for lemonade, cookies - and art! Friday, July 29th 10am-6pm. Pick a shell from the pail and see what discount you get!
Lots are out in stock already and more will follow.
Canadian Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror
Wednesday, July 20th 7pm. Zoo Fest - Outdoor Music Festival! Friday, July 8th 5pm-2am Saturday, July 9th 3pm-2pm.
IF you are just coming to shop our store, let the folks at the gate know. BUT, if you stay for music, pay the gate fee. For the musical line up: Zoo Bar Festival Lineup! Keep your eyes on our New Arrivals shelves! Wednesday, July 6th am - pm. Join us for FREE homemade cookies and lemonade - a perfect way to ease back into your week after the 4th of July holiday! Many thanks to Harry from Palace Glass, who did beautiful work creating it - and heroic work installing it. We have new buttons and postcards - and LOTS of new books in all sections.
Behold! A Cover Gallery of the Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Books Coming in November
Our air-conditioning in the bookstore is marvelous. Come for a cool browse soon! We also received our new shipment of archival mylar dust jacket covers and Michael has been applying them to books that will benefit most. Continue to watch New Arrivals for an upcoming assortment of interesting titles! Harry from Palace Glass will be installing our stained glass window on Monday!
The window is a gift to ourselves on the occasion of our 25th Anniversary in the book business. Be sure to stop in for a look next week! Their mission is to express, empower and entertain through theater. The company selected the play and raised funds to procure the rights to produce it. They held auditions and spent the entirety of their winter break from school to rehearse.
- Stolen Child?
- The Quest for the Ivory Sword (Warriors of Talminia Book 1).
- Growing Pains of a Teenage Werewolf # 4 Cured!
- Schizophrenia and Related Syndromes.
- An Android Dog's Tale on Apple Books.
- Time-Travel Fiction;
The show was performed to sell-out crowds and garnered rave reviews. University of Nebraska Press is the largest, most diversified university press between Chicago and California - a local treasure with national acclaim. Join us on the evening of June's First Friday to meet people who work at the press.
Stop by this First Friday, 5pmpm. We are also gearing up for a great summer of reading fun. We'll also have new bookstore swag to offer soon! We continue to work on the many boxes of books we recently purchased - and we may soon add to the stacks. We'll see what we get! Vote in person - or by mail - and tell us you did so!
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Staff Picks Teen Booklists: Poudre River Public Library District
We're running the event on election day AND the day after! So many new books that we have converted the display shelves by the front door and above the counter as extra New Arrivals storage! We are working on a very large backlog of great inventory. Come in for a browse soon - you'll find lots of new, exciting books.
We have purchased several large collections in the past month! Expect to see some lovely volumes on our shelves soon!