Archive | August, 2015

Closed Labor Day

30 Aug

Bindlestiff Books will be closed for Labor Day Monday, Sept. 7

We will resume normal hours (Noon – 7) Tuesday.

Poetry Reading: Bryan Roessel & friends

14 Aug

Wednesday, August 26th at 7 pm our monthly literary salon features Bryan Roessel from New York state, accompanied by locals Allison Hathaway Thayer, Mason Brown DeHoog & Matthew LaVergne.

Bestselling Titles

14 Aug

Looking for something to read over the summer? These are our best-selling titles over the last month (in descending order of sales):

Stella Whiteman, Control, Alter, Delete Novel set in the heavily surveiled future

Ta-Nehisi Coates, Between the World and Me

Betty Medsger, The Burglary: The Discovery of J. Edgar Hoover’s Secret FBI Activists burgle the Media PA FBI Office and expose the agency’s efforts to spy on and disrupt protest movements

Daniel Brown, The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics

Harper Lee, Go Set a Watchman: A Novel

Amy Stewart, The Drunken Botanist: The Plants That Create the World’s Great Drinks

Walidah Imarisha and Adrienne Maree Brown (editors), Octavia’s Brood: Science Fiction Stories from Social Justice Movements

Maggie Nelson, Bluets Essays

Breasts in Art (board book)

Kim Stanley Robinson Aurora Science fiction novel

Michelle Alexander, The New Jim Crow

Jeanette Winter, The Watcher: Jane Goodall’s Life with the Chimps (Picture book)

Elizabeth Gilbert, The Signature of All Things: A Novel

Conn Igulden, The Dangerous Book for Boys