Marie, one of our wonderful booksellers, got up bright and early on Saturday morning to talk to KXAN about five of our favorite books. Watch the full video here. You can grab the books Marie talked about over on our website:
If you're a bibliophile, you are likely well acquainted with the symptoms of book lust. When confronted with an extraordinarily specimen of book-hood, the pulse quickens, the pupils dilate, beads of sweat form on the brow, admissions of undying love cross the lips. In 2012, there were so many gorgeous books released that I lived … Continue reading Stephanya’s Top 5 Reads of 2012
Hello YA lovers! Today we celebrate all the sweet things life has to offer, like NEW BOOKS! With a year a great as this one in the publishing world it's going to be heard to beat. We're already making our must-read lists for 2013. Here are three you don't have to wait too long for. … Continue reading Teen Thursday on Friday
January 1st nearly everything* in the store is 20% off! As a way to say thank you for your support this year, nearly everything* in the store is 20% off January 1. Now you can get what you REALLY wanted for the holidays! Thank you for making 2012 an incredible year here at BookPeople. Here's … Continue reading Customer Appreciation Day
Top Shelf in January: The Age of Miracles by Karen Thompson Walker Reviewed by: Marie, Master Bookseller and White Cat Wrangler The end seems imminent, but nobody imagined it would be like this. The earth is slowing its rotation; the days are becoming longer; gravity is becoming greater; crops are withering; the first day of … Continue reading Top Shelf in January: THE AGE OF MIRACLES
We're very excited to announce we have the honor of hosting Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor here at BookPeople on Wednesday, January 23 at 6:30pm. Sotomayor will be here to speak about and sign copies of her new memoir, My Beloved World. The first Hispanic and third woman appointed to the United States Supreme Court, … Continue reading Justice Sonia Sotomayor Comes to BookPeople!
GRACE How to Think More About Sex by Alain De Botton "I love the way Alain De Botton writes. I read almost the entirety of How to Think More About Sex in one sitting. Botton explores modern sexuality and some of it's many complications in an honest, thought provoking, and humorous way that is so … Continue reading What We’re Reading