So its Kisses and books - If you recite a poem/limerick - you can pick out a FREE book from our Advance Reader Chest - How can you beat this!!! We have lots of fun ideas for your Valentine celebrations - just come on in and celebrate with us -
We are welcoming Ellie Dorsey to our bookstore team - Ellie has a degree in English shes an excellent add to our team -
Your Bookstore Team consists of Sharon, Amy, Ellie & Julie & Susan - sometimes Doug.......
News from the Page After Page Bookstore -
Hi All, We just got back last week from the American Booksellers Association's Winter Institute in Salt Lake City Utah - it was Fantastic!! The mountains were unbelievable and huge!! We learned alot about bookselling and how to make it better for you our customers in these tough economic times - You will see new ideas being implemented in the store - please let us know what you think!!
Shopping local was one of the biggest topics - did you know that Independent business's employee 70% of the US?? Incredible - so check out our newly started blog on keeping it local in NC - We intend on really promoting this effort in North East North Carolina - and hopefully connecting with the entire state!
Saturday February 28th, 2:00 pm - Author Signing - Haywood Smith - Bestselling author of the Red Hat Club Books - We will be hosting a signing for Haywood Smith, she will be on hand to discuss and sign her books at the Currituck Extension Office - call the store to reserve you copy of her books - Wedding Belles; Red Hat Club; Red Hat Club Rides Again; Queen Bee of Mimosa Branch
Please call the store to reserve your copies - 252-335-PAGE(7243)
Saturday March 7th, 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm - AMERICAN GIRL PARTY - Meet Chrissa - the Newest Girl of the Year - Join us for this American Girl event - Age 7 and up - Call the store to register seating is limited- 252-335-PAGE (7243).
American Girl Drawing - Win a FREE CHRISSA DOLL!!! Come in and fill out an entry form - no purchase necessary!!! Drawing March 31st at 4:00 pm!! $150.00 value. Bring in a can good for the foodbank and get an extra entry form!!!
Saturday March 28th, 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm - ARTISTS RECEPTION - LOCAL ARTIST: Darlene Tighe - Darlene's artwork will be displayed throughout the store and available for purchase - come enjoy.
Knitting Group & Crocheting Group - this is open to any craft with YARN - Tuesday First and Third Tuesday of each month - 11:00 am - 12:00 pm. Come join the fun and learn/continue your projects!!
Writers Group - Tuesday March 10th at 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm - Look for updates on the 'new' writers group - we are jump starting this group with many new ideas!!
Check out this link - it takes about 15-20 minutes to view - but it is quite interesting - www.storyofstuff.com/index.html - soon to be a MOVIE!!
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 Terminal Spy by Alan Cowell
The Elfish Gene by Mark Barrowcliffe
The Given Day by Dennis Lehane
Twilight series by Stephanie Meyer
Tethered by Amy MacKinnon
World Without End by Ken Folliet
Marley & Me by John Grogan
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.