Anyone who says they have only one life to live must not know how to read a book. –Author Unknown

Sunday, April 26th - 2PM - Author Signing with J. Michael Lennon - The Selected Letters of Norman Mailer

Edited by Mailer’s authorized biographer, J. Michael Lennon, Selected Letters of Norman Mailer collects the finest examples of Mailer’s letters written from 1940 when he was a sophomore at Harvard, to the summer of 2007, a few months before his death at 84. Over the course of those sixty-years, Norman Mailer wrote more than 45,000 pieces of correspondence (approximately 20 million words). Many of his letters were deeply personal and Mailer kept a copy of almost every letter he wrote. Read more...

 

 

Saturday, May 2nd - Independent Bookstore Day!

The Hickory Stick Bookshop invites you to come and celebrate the first National Independent Bookstore Day on Saturday, May 2nd, 2015. All day long, there will be events for readers of all ages enjoy, including a Word-By-Word Community Story, a Book Sleuth Scavenger Hunt, a raffle, and much more. Shoppers will also have the chance to purchase limited edition merchandise designed specifically for this event, such as signed prints, literary maps, and much, much more. Read more...

 

 

Sunday, May 3rd - 2PM - Book Signing and Discussion: Living With Alzheimer's and Other Dementias

The Alzheimer’s Association Connecticut Chapter will host a discussion at The Hickory Stick Bookshop on Living with Alzheimer’s and other Dementias along with book signing with special guest Dr. David Davis, a Connecticut resident who is featured in the Chicken Soup for the Soup Alzheimer’s and other Dementia’s. Read more...

 

 

 

Friday, May 8th - 12PM - Meet the Authors for Lunch: M.J. Rose & Alyson Richman

The Hickory Stick Bookshop will host a Meet an Author for Lunch event on Friday, May 8th at 12pm with authors M.J. Rose (The Witch of Painted Sorrows, Atria Books, $25) and Alyson Richman (The Garden of Letters, Berkley, $16) . Your ticket to the event includes a book, catered refreshments and discussion time with the authors - all for the price of any book by either author. A book signing will follow the discussion. Read more...

 

 

 

 

New Releases

 

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David & Goliath Flying Shoes Elephant Company The Narrow Road to the Deep North Clever Girl

 

 

 

 

 

Recent Authors

Sarah Albee - Why'd They Wear That?

Bob Mandel - Apples: Pick Any One Any Day

Nancy Anne Miller - Somersault

Sue Reich - WWI Quilts

John Vaillant - The Jaguar's Children

Nancy Tafuri - Daddy Hugs

Terry Walters - Eat Clean Live Well

 

The Pollan Family - The Pollan Family Cookbook

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