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

Friday, July 31st - 3pm - WHERE'S WALDO PARTY!!!

Have you found at least 15 of Waldo's hiding spots in Washington Depot? If so, you're invited to join us for a celebration at The Hickory Stick Bookshop at 3pm on Friday, July 31st. There will be games, snacks, and - of course - PRIZES for all participating Waldo searchers!! Rumor also has it that a certain special guest might be in attendance... For more information, call 860-868-0525 or stop by The Hickory Stick Bookshop at any time!

 

 

Thank you to all of our participating businesses!!

From Left to Right: The Hickory Stick Bookshop, Marty's Cafe, Nusport, KMR Arts, The Washington Supply Co., The Washington Pharmacy, The Washingon Food Market, J. McLaughlin, Best Monogram, The Matthews Group, Steep Rock Association, Washington Outdoor Living Center, National Iron Bank, Union Savings Bank, Litchfield Bancorp, The Washington Pizza House, The Pantry, The Washington Art Association, Huntington & Hope, Grape in the Shade, and Apple Tree Design.

 

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Monday, August 10th - 6:30pm - The Hickory Stick Book Club Discusses The Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline

Our book club is open to all and no registration is required, so please feel free to read the book and join in on the discussion! Questions? Please call 860-868-0525. Read more...

 

 

 

Friday, August 14th - 5PM - The Hickory Stick's Not-So-Secret Reading Society Discusses A Snicker of Magic

Our book club is open to all (suggested age: 8-12) and no registration is required, so please feel free to read the book and join in on the discussion! Questions? Please call 860-868-0525. Read more...

 

 

 

 

New Releases

Circling the Sun

Brush Back

Kitchens of the Great Midwest

Gonzo Girl

How to Be a Grown-Up

The Ambassador's Wife

 

New In Paperback

The Long Way Home

Rewire The Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace Walk in the Wood Shadows of the Vineyard The Return of George Washington

 

 

 

 

 

Shelf Awareness for Readers