Avid Bookshop presents a special story time event with author Ruth Spiro and illustrator Irene Chan for their books Baby Loves Thermodynamics! and Baby Loves Quantum Physics!. This reading will take place on Thursday, October 19, at 10:30a.m. at our Prince Ave. location. The story time will be free and open to the public.
In celebration of Children's Book Week, Avid Bookshop presents local author Lynyetta G. Willis in honor of her book My Forgotten Self on Saturday, May 6, 2017, from 10am to 10:45am. This event will take place at the Five Points bookshop and there is no admission charge.
Avid Bookshop and ReBlossom Mama & Baby Center presents author Denene Millner for her books My Brown Baby: On the Joys and Challenges of Raising African American Children and Early Sunday Morning. The event will take place on Saturday, May 13, at the Five Points bookshop location from 10:00-11:00 a.m. and is free and open to the public.
Avid Bookshop is hosting a book launch for local author and illustrator Joey Weiser's final volume in his superb all-ages graphic novel series, Mermin. The celebration for Making Waves will be Friday, April 28, 2017, from 6:30pm - 7:30pm at the Prince Avenue bookshop. There is no admission charge.
Avid Bookshop presents Susan Stockdale in celebration of her picture book, Fantastic Flowers, for a special story time at the Five Points shop. This event is on Saturday, February 11, from 10:30 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. There is no admission charge.
Avid Bookshop present Acree Graham Macam and Natalie Nelson in celebration of their picture book, The King of the Birds, for a special story time at the Five Points shop. This event is on Saturday, February 4, from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. There is no admission charge.
ABOUT THE BOOK:
In this picture book inspired by the life of Flannery O’Connor, a young fan of fowl brings home a peacock to be the king of her collection, but he refuses to show off his colorful tail.
Avid Bookshop is honored to host a hometown book launch for local author Bain Mattox in celebration of his book of poetry, The Day the World Flipped Over, on Saturday, November 5, from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. There is no admission charge.
Grab the family and join us for a celebration of Bain's poetry and illustrations. Signed copies make great birthday and holiday presents (hint hint)!