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

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...



Saturday, May 23rd - 4PM - Author Signing with Moses Pendleton & Phil Holland - The Dance Must Follow

The Dance Must Follow is a verse portrait of the artist as dancer, gardener, photographer, and dreamer. The artist in question is Moses Pendleton, internationally acclaimed founder of the groundbreaking dance troupes Pilobolus and Momix, and a two-time Olympic choreographer. The poems—the first of which was begun by Pendleton himself then completed by Holland—recount episodes from a thirty-year span of Pendleton’s unconventional and creative life in humorous and lyrical rhyming verse. Anyone with an interest in dance, gardening, or creativity—along with all those with a taste for clever narrative poetry—will enjoy this book. Read more...



Sunday, May 24th - 2PM - Author Signing & Discussion with Charles Dubow - Girl in the Moonlight

Charles Dubow will sign and discuss copies of his new book, Girl in the Moonlight, at The Hickory Stick Bookshop on Sunday, May 24th at 2pm. The author of the acclaimed Indiscretion returns with a searing tale of love, passion, and obsession--the story of one man's all-consuming desire for a beautiful, bewitching, and elusive woman. "At night she is often in my dreams, always just out of reach, across a table, laughing, climbing a stair, disappearing into the next room, or on the verge of love, until something causes me to wake up unconsummated, aware of her continued absence in my life even if she was still with me evaery day. I remember when I first met her. It changed my life." Read more...





New Releases

A God in Ruins

The Wright Brothers

The Book of Joan

14th Deadly Sin

I Take You



New In Paperback


Mission to Mars The Invention of Wings The Enlightenment of Nina Findlay James Madison The Closer






Shelf Awareness for Readers