Archive | September, 2022

Asian/Pacific Islander books pop-up this weekend

15 Sep

The pop-up will offer a wide selection of English language books, including fiction, memoir, young adult, and children’s books across a range of price points. It will also offer translated works as well as bilingual Chinese-language children’s books. It will take place on the first floor of the Crane Chinatown community center (1001 Vine St) during the weekend of the Mid-Autumn Festival celebrations.

An opening reception Friday night, September 16, from 6pm to 9pm will host open mic readings. The pop up will be open throughout Saturday, Sept. 17, and Sunday, Sept. 18, from 11am to 7pm.

Bindlestiff at Sept. 15th Dollar Stroll

9 Sep

Bindlestiff Books will celebrate the Baltimore Avenue Dollar Stroll Thursday, 9/15, with tables of $1 books (from picture books to novels, and lots of nonfiction too) from 5:30 to 8:30 in front of the store. We’ll keep the store open late as well.

The Dollar Stroll has a long tradition, and now stretches from Clark Park or so through 52nd, with food, live music, popsicles, theater tickets, plants, and of course books. (Most for $1, but some stands will have specials at somewhat higher prices)

A Book A Day fundraiser

9 Sep

A Book A Day will hold its 2nd annual Fall Fundraiser Sunday, October 2, 2022, 1:00–4:00 PM at the Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Center, 3907 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

You can find details and register here:


Book event Sept. 8, 6:15 – Is Politics for Everyone?

1 Sep