Friday, July 18, 2008

Page After Page Bookstore Monthly Update

News from the Page After Page Bookstore -

Our For the Love of Books Literary event was a great success - a wonderful time was had by all the authors and guests - thank you for your support and participation - We have signed stock left on all the authors books - drop by and see our display - We also have the cute For the Love of Books tote bags on sale as well.

A special thanks to Rosie Hale who was wonderful at face painting for the kids as well as some of the adults during the festival.



We have a display of recommended beach reads for your summer pleasure - wish we were there - seems many reading Nights in Rodanthe before the movie comes out in September !!! Great romantic read by one of our favorites Nicolas Sparks.

Store Events:
Children's Events
Saturday July 19th, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm - Judy Moody Day!! A celebration of the hilarious, award-winning Judy Moody Series by Megan McDonald. Join in our Judy Moody Treasure Hunt and activities.
Saturday July 26th, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm - Pirate Event!!! Come be a pirate at our swashbuckling event. You’ll have tons of fun reading like a pirate and doing pirate activities.
Thursday July 31st, 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm - Princess Party!! Come learn all about being a Princess!! We will read stories, have refreshments and make your very own tiara!! Don’t forget to dress as your favorite princess!
Saturday August 9th, 11:00 am - 12:30 pm - Train Event!! All aboard the Page After Page Train - join our conductor as you journey on a train through books. Activities include reading, crafts, tons of fun and a snack.

Pre-registration is required. Each children event is $5.00.
Call the store for more information—252-335-PAGE(7243).

Author's Signings
Thursday August 14th, 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm - Author Signing - The Great Hurricanes of North Carolina by John Hairr's. Mr Hairr will be on hand to discuss and sign his latest book - the history of Hurricanes in NC from 1775 to present day. (just in time for our season!!)
Friday August 15th, 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm - Author Signing - Buying Time for Heritage: How to Save an Engangered Historic Property by Myrick Howard - Mr Howard will be on hand to discuss and sign his latest book about saving the endangered properties and encouragement of downtown revitalization projects.
Saturday August 16th, 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm - Bayside Manor - Page After Page will be hosting an Author Signing with Mr Myrick Howard at the Bayside Manor Designer open house. For details on events at the manor - please click the link:

Please call the store to reserve your copies - 252-335-PAGE(7243)

Open Poetry Nite:

Resuming on Thursday September 18th - 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm - Come share your poems - If you would like to be featured, call the store. Its a great night out to share your poems or enjoy listening to others.

Store Groups:

Knitting Group - Tuesday First and Third Tuesday of each month - 11:00 am - 12:00 pm. Come join the fun and learn/continue your knitting projects!!
Writers Group - Tuesday August 12th at 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Reading Group - Thursday September 25th at 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm. Our book choice is - Bless Me Ultima, by Rudolfo Anaya - this is a sponsored read with our local library - let us know if we can help you get the book.

Check out this link - it takes about 15-20 minutes to view - but it is quite interesting -

Recommended Reads:
They have added a new display to the store - Staff Reads - check out their ever changing display of what our staff is reading now!!! Ask their staff and we can always suggest a good book or two!!

The Host by Stephanie Meyer - gotta read it -

The Pillars of the Earth - Ken Folliet -

Twilight series - unbelievable!!

Belong to Me

History of Love

What Happened

Goodnight Bush

For more information on Page After Page Bookstore and their events please call 252-335-PAGE (7243) or check out their website or check out their myspace page.

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