We're thrilled to offer 12 Days of Storytime as a special holiday treat! Three times a week, we invite families to gather in our cozy amphitheater to enjoy great books, snacks, crafts, and more! Our storytime program is a great way to bring folks in the community together and help build the next generation of … Continue reading BookKids: 12 Days of Storytime!
Hanna divides her time between BookPeople and LUSH, the "fresh handmade cosmetics" company across the street. Below, she shares her favorite book and bath bomb pairings, just in time for the holidays! One of my absolute favorite ways to relax is by taking a hot bath and reading a good book. Because I work at … Continue reading Books & Bubbles: Pairings for every personality
~post by Tommy Joy to us all, Christmas is in the air. This is the time of year for warm drinks, familiar songs, and the quiet desperation of not knowing what to get the nerd on your Christmas list. Well have no fear! I have a few answers to some of your questions. Q: The … Continue reading Sci Friday: DON’T PANIC! Christmas Edition
Here they are, in no particular order, our picks for Best Picture Books of 2013.......
"Reel Cool" RAUL - First Floor Inventory Manager Book: Night Film by Marisha Pessl "If I had to use one word to summarize the new novel by Marisha Pessl (author of Special Topics in Calamity Physics), it would have to be "creepy". When the daughter of a cult film director is found dead in an abandoned … Continue reading Winter Catalog Feature: “Reel Cool” Raul & NIGHT FILM
Our fabulous booksellers are embarking on new adventures in the written word every day here at BookPeople. Here are a few of the titles that some of our awesome peeps are exploring! ~ CONSUELO INVISIBLE MAN by RALPH ELLISON "I'm reading this book for the [Required Reading Revisited] book club." Consuelo is not one for … Continue reading What We’re Reading
~post by Grace My family never knows what to get me for Christmas, this is for a plethora of reasons the most significant of which being I am an artist. And if that wasn't baffling enough- I am a performance artist. While I am used to eyes glazing over when I explain what exactly that … Continue reading When a Fruitcake Just Won’t Do