Top Shelf in July: CALIFORNIA by Edan Lepucki

Y'all might recognize this month's Top Shelf pick from The Colbert Report (and from recent posts right here on this very blog). California by Edan Lepucki is a debut post-apocalyptic novel coming out this month from Hachette Book Group, a publisher locked in a highly publicized struggle with an online retailer that has resulted in restricted access to Hachette's titles. Stephen Colbert … Continue reading Top Shelf in July: CALIFORNIA by Edan Lepucki

Now Hiring at BookPeople: Tech Support

We're now accepting applications for a full time Tech Support position here at BookPeople. We're looking for someone who has an aptitude for working with computers, servers, and general electronics. Ideal applicant should be resourceful, have a basic understanding of computers and networking, and be able to work autonomously. IT related education is a plus, but not required. The … Continue reading Now Hiring at BookPeople: Tech Support

What We’re Reading This Week

Steven (W.) Poking a Dead Frog by Mike Sacks "Humor journalist Mike Sacks dissects the what-if's, what-for's, who-if's, and the what-you-talking-about's of comedy writing by interviewing dozens of today's most successful, least successful, and least most performers and writers of modern laffs."   Ellen The Thickety by J.A. White "I'm not done with it yet, … Continue reading What We’re Reading This Week

BIG NEWS: Texas Teen Book Festival to Feature Lauren Oliver!

The second headliner has been announced, and y’all, this just keeps getting better. Lauren Oliver,author of the bestselling Delirium series and Before I Fall, will come to the Texas Teen Book Festival as this year’s closing speaker! BookPeople Children's Book Buyer and TTBF Program Director Meghan G. says that, "Lauren Oliver has emerged as a true literary … Continue reading BIG NEWS: Texas Teen Book Festival to Feature Lauren Oliver!