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On this #PrimeDay, remember that Amazon won't make you a cup of coffee and give you tips on fighting your allergies. ☕️ #ShopLocal https://t.co/UwY8NGCYiF
Who’s ready for more? On this #PrimeDay, we’d like to give a HUGE shout-out to @librofm, a great way to listen to your favorite audiobooks and support local indies in the process. Make the #AudiobookSwitch and #ShopLocal.
RT @texasbookfest: Texas Teens: submit your words tonight by midnight to enter the Fresh Ink Fiction Contest! twitter.com/TXTeenBookFest…
Guess what, y’all? @SalmanRushdie is coming to Austin Sept. 6th to share his new book, QUICHOTTE! Tickets are now available: bookpeople.com/event/salman-r… #ShopLocal https://t.co/IhmPGbLrSw
On this #PrimeDay, remember that Amazon does not host book clubs with vibrant discussions on a range of genres! A great way to meet fellow book lovers in your community and make new friends. #ShopLocal https://t.co/EdX4Qchui4
On this #PrimeDay, remember that Amazon does not host book fairs & community nights to help raise funds for your school. #ShopLocal https://t.co/xt5xu5PlRj
On this #PrimeDay, remember that Amazon does not team up with local museums and schools to give kids interactive presentations with awesome authors! #ShopLocal https://t.co/zLW3nCUlPv
On this #PrimeDay, remember that Amazon doesn't provide FREE storytimes for families three times a week (Tues, Wed & Sat @ 10:30 am)! #ShopLocal https://t.co/SEkrn5beyr
On this #PrimeDay, remember that Amazon does not host writing workshops for young creatives! (Pictured: local author @samclarkwrites shows her finished book to kids in our summer writing program) #ShopLocal https://t.co/Klz5wxEG3S
On this #PrimeDay, remember that Amazon does not partner with and support local non-profit organizations that help our community thrive! #ShopLocal https://t.co/nBPDMg0eIi
Must NOT lose this Post-it! *underlines 3 times* twitter.com/billchilds/sta…
On this #PrimeDay, remember that Amazon does not team up with local authors to help you get personalized signed books for friends and family. #ShopLocal https://t.co/NHi4SRlqLa
On this #PrimeDay, remember that Amazon does not help host FREE festivals like @TXTeenBookFest or #5BookDive so kids can meet their favorite authors. #ShopLocal https://t.co/3Cya1CgX3n
On this #PrimeDay, remember that Amazon does not bring dozens of authors to your community for FREE events each year. #ShopLocal https://t.co/kJYWEiu5CA
Good morning, BookFriends! On this #primeday, we’re reminding you why it’s important to #ShopLocal. 😉 You can follow along on this handy thread!
ICYMI: André Aciman is coming back to BookPeople! Signing line tickets available now at bookpeople.com 🍑 twitter.com/aaciman/status…
Rachel is ready, y’all! Join the fun at 2 pm! https://t.co/jK9XKOpByO
You're invited to a UNICORN PARTY! Join us tomorrow at 2 pm for storytime, giveaways, and a book signing with BOB SHEA! https://t.co/6oVk7voqoc
You do NOT want to be sternly frowned at! Come out and meet Chuck Wendig at 7 pm. twitter.com/chuckwendig/st…
RT @MacmillanUSA: 📣 Calling all fans of #TheZoneCast + #DnD + #graphicnovels 📣 You won't want to miss @griffinmcelroy @JustinMcElroy @care…
Our Gifts IM Jessica is also an amazing artist! Today we’re thrilled to feature her artwork, which was inspired by Rory Power’s WILDER GIRLS. Check it out: bookpeopleblog.com/2019/07/11/wor…
Happy #teenthursday! In case you missed yesterday’s AWESOME YA reveal, check out our new blog post for everything we know about @AdamSilvera’s #InfinitySon (and to get on that preorder list! 😉) bookpeopleblog.com/2019/07/11/the…
Tomorrow, writer @chuckwendig will be here to tell us all about his new epic, WANDERERS! Come spend your evening with us, start time is 7 pm. Details: bookpeople.com/event/chuck-we… https://t.co/vwPjH9qg2y
Hey there BookFriends, sorry for the inconvenience, but BookPeople will be closing at 9PM tonight and the café will close at 8PM. We’ll see you bright and early tomorrow morning at 9AM! As always, you can find us at any hour at BookPeople.com!
This evening @drsharonlamb will be reading from her book, THE NOT GOOD ENOUGH MOTHER. Join us at 7 pm: bookpeople.com/event/sharon-l…
We ❤️ this! Thank you for supporting independent bookstores, @AdamSilvera! We’re counting the days til #InfinitySon twitter.com/adamsilvera/st…
We're so excited to have @marieforleo with us in September. Don't miss out on your chance to hear how you can become unstoppable!! Visit our website and get your tickets now! bit.ly/2XJYtAc #atxevents #EverythingIsFigureoutable https://t.co/WNQhbeOgkl
It's here! It's here! We're so excited to participate in the first ever book cover reveal exclusively with Indie bookstores for #INFINITYSON by @AdamSilvera! Pre-order your signed copy now before the book publishes 1/14/2020. bit.ly/2NUUD7k @epicreads @harpercollins https://t.co/vbEHkCeUYk
RT @russellgold: Love how the Austin weekly promoted my book appearance tonight at @BookPeople ... "even the Titanic had a lively dance ban…
Who here loves unicorns?! Then you have to join us this Saturday 7/13 at 2 pm to meet Bob Shea, author of UNICORN IS MAYBE NOT SO GREAT AFTER ALL. Giveaways & activities await! Details: bookpeople.com/event/bob-shea… https://t.co/HaJ5xFndva
BIG NEWS!!! Get your tickets now to meet the one and only John Grisham October 26th. twitter.com/texasbookfest/…
RT @drsharonlamb: @BookPeople #Austin @VisitAustinTX Thursday reading July 11 at 7 pm twitter.com/beaconpressbks…
Thank y’all for coming out! We hope you stay up past your bedtime reading LOCK EVERY DOOR 👀 twitter.com/spencerwriter/…
We love this book so, so much and can’t wait to celebrate with the author August 24th! 🐢🐢🐢 twitter.com/jeanreidy/stat…
Catch up with your favorite authors on the BookPeople podcast! From romance to history and beyond, we’ve got something for every listener: bookpeopleblog.com/category/podca…
So excited to welcome back Frances de Pontes Peebles for the paperback release of THE AIR YOU BREATHE! Join us this Saturday at 5 pm. https://t.co/4J0K3CalRi
RT @PolisBooks: END OF THE OCEAN by @matthewjmcbride is the @BookPeople MysteryPeople Pick of the Month! "Continues Matthew McBride’s chain…
RT @riley_sager: I’ll see you soon, Austin! twitter.com/bookpeople/sta…
Pulitzer Prize finalist & Austin author @russellgold will be discussing his new book, SUPERPOWER: ONE MAN'S QUEST TO TRANSFORM AMERICAN ENERGY, July 10th. Start time is 7 pm-- come join us: bookpeople.com/event/russell-… https://t.co/Fi7CUku1Fp
Tomorrow evening we have @riley_sager here talking about his new mystery, LOCK EVERY DOOR! This is already a major bookseller fave. Christina calls it "the perfect summer read"! Join us at 7 pm. https://t.co/24bVPYV63M
Who’s ready for a cover reveal?!!!!! We can’t wait to see @AdamSilvera’s #InfinitySon in TWO 👏 DAYS 👏 @EpicReads @HarperCollins https://t.co/oY3Wm2DVoO
Just think of all the browsing! 😍 Proud to be on this great list with our fellow Austin indies. twitter.com/indiebound/sta…
The new ⁦⁦@ToniMorrison⁩ film is showing in Austin for just a few more days, y’all!! Don’t miss it: tonimorrisonfilm.com/tickets/
RT @wcaleb: Austin friends, save the date! I'm coming to @BookPeople on September 7 to talk about and sign copies of SWEET TASTE OF LIBERTY…
A thoughtful review of Alex Espinoza's CRUISING, by @john_birdsall. Espinoza will be in the store July 27th at 5 pm: latimes.com/books/la-ca-jc…
Check out this excerpt from @drsharonlamb's THE NOT GOOD ENOUGH MOTHER. She'll be here to speak & sign Thursday 7/11 at 7 pm: salon.com/2019/06/30/whe…
Who's ready for a unicorn party?!!! *raises hand* Join us next Saturday at 2 pm for storytime, giveaways, and a signing with author-illustrator BOB SHEA! Eeeeek! We have SO. MUCH. SPARKLY. STUFF: bookpeople.com/event/bob-shea… https://t.co/92vGYhFCqk
Reminder: we are donating 20% of online sales to @RAICESTEXAS this holiday weekend! GET. THOSE. ORDERS. IN at bookpeople.com! #BookstoresAgainstBorders https://t.co/kezb4cNjPJ
Oooh we’d like some slime tooooo! Preorder the new LAST KIDS ON EARTH from BookPeople & submit your receipt here to get a signed bookplate & slime 👇 twitter.com/penguinkids/st…
This is tonight, folks! Come out and enjoy some poetry, starting at 7pm. More on the artists here: bookpeople.com/event/joe-jime… twitter.com/el_saulhdez/st…
This week brought some exciting new releases, including event books by @cbakerbooks, @riley_sager (7/9), @chuckwendig (7/12), & @alisongaylin (7/15)! Check 'em out & add to your shopping cart this holiday weekend: bookpeopleblog.com/2019/07/02/new… https://t.co/w9Kkg150UP
We’ll be closing at 8 PM today! ‘Til then, come by for some coffee and personal recommendations from our booksellers ☕️📚
To celebrate the holiday weekend, we are donating 20% of the proceeds from online sales 7/4-7/7 to @RAICESTEXAS! Get those orders in, y'all: bookpeople.com #BookstoresAgainstBorders https://t.co/kxUdvczV2E
Once again we’re proud to donate to @RAICESTEXAS to celebrate Independence Day, this time joining together with fellow indies across the country as part of #BookstoresAgainstBorders — and you can help, too. Stay tuned for more tomorrow! https://t.co/kpN0aG5I6S
We’re still weeks away from our LITTLE MERMAID costume contest (7/27) & Meghan is already preparing! Mermaid headband? Check ✔️ Reading up on ocean facts? Check ✔️ 🧜🏼‍♀️ Learn more: bookpeople.com/event/little-m… @ZilkerTheatre https://t.co/qRvGq5pKZM
Check out this great write-up on our event with @ElaineWelteroth by @bossbabesatx! We still have some signed copies of MORE THAN ENOUGH available in-store & online: bossbabes.org/blog/2019/6/29…
A little #throwback in anticipation of our event with Frances de Pontes Peebles for the paperback of THE AIR YOU BREATHE! Check it out & come meet the author 7/13 at 5 pm! twitter.com/riverheadbooks…
Daaang, y’all are HERE FOR THIS COVER REVEAL! 👏👏👏 Yes!
*TUN TUN TUUUUN* We're so excited to participate in the first ever book cover reveal exclusively with indie booksellers nationwide for @AdamSilvera's new book #InfinitySon, the first in his Infinity Cycle series!!! Stay tuned for more... @epicreads @harpercollins https://t.co/VhEgA2j0dl
RT @PutnamBooks: "I was a lawyer in my past life, and most of my novels come from true crime stories which pique my interest." @cristinaalg…
Is anyone else freaking out about this release?!! Don't miss the new @ToniMorrison film now showing in Austin, y'all: tonimorrisonfilm.com/tickets/?fbcli… https://t.co/V9VXsQQkoU
One of our most anticipated titles for fall! 😍 You can preorder from us & submit proof of purchase for this adorable BFF keychain: bookpeople.com/book/978125031… twitter.com/haleshannon/st…
💕That’s right, friends! You can pre-order signed, personalized copies of Christina Soontornvat’s new DIARY OF AN ICE PRINCESS (and enter her awesome giveaway)! ❄️ twitter.com/soontornvat/st…
Teen Press Corps member Ivy calls HOT DOG GIRL "one of the best, if not the best, summer romance novels I’ve ever read"! We love Ivy's thoughtful reviews, and this is another winner. Check it out & add HOT DOG GIRL to your TBR: bookpeopleteens.wordpress.com/2019/07/02/rev… https://t.co/g1SwBVGqdV
Happy book birthday to LOCK EVERY DOOR and @riley_sager! Eugenia and Christina are just two of our many booksellers who love his work! Come meet the author July 9th at 7 pm: bookpeople.com/event/riley-sa… https://t.co/AMANte3g42
Amazing!!! We have local author @cbakerbooks here TONIGHT to dish all things #WhisperNetwork! Join us at 7 pm. #ReesesBookClub twitter.com/MacmillanUSA/s…
RT @austinbatcave: Registration now open for adult writing classes with Naomi Shihab Nye and @laraprescott. Proceeds support ABC’s writing…
You can learn more about the Modern First Library program, enroll in our subscription program, and check out the latest in the blog series here: bookpeople.com/bookpeople-mod… https://t.co/umQ8QrP80o
The Modern First Library has grown into a permanent section in our store, a subscription program where we mail board books to your doorstep, and overall, a wonderful way to bring voices in our community together. Thank you, @Bartography! twitter.com/Bartography/st…
ICYMI: The latest episode of the BookPeople podcast is up! Our event with @Oatmeal makes for a wonderful listen on your road trip, work commute, while you're washing the dishes... Check it out: bookpeopleblog.com/2019/06/28/new…
Check out that cover! We're so honored to host @ColsonWhitehead 7/23 in partnership with the @texasbookfestival. Get your tickets and come meet this incredible author: bookpeople.com/event/colson-w… twitter.com/mgoldsm/status…
Do you love comics?! Interested in learning how to make your own? Register for our comics workshop (7/27) with Joy Lin, creator of the Superpower Science series! Details: bookpeople.com/event/bookpeop… https://t.co/LoLIDgcvEY
Mark your calendars: On July 27th, we'll be having a special storytime & costume contest with the cast of @ZilkerTheatre's THE LITTLE MERMAID! We have activities, treats, and grand prizes! Learn more: bookpeople.com/event/little-m… https://t.co/OBgWvLbCXx
Hey friends! Today we are closing at 6 PM for our annual inventory, but you can always order your books online at bookpeople.com! We will open at 9 AM tomorrow, as usual.📚
This is TONIGHT! See y’all at Central Presbyterian Church! Doors open at 6 pm. twitter.com/bookpeople/sta…
RT @NicoleBarbosaPR: Loved chatting with @JulieWbach about @texasbookfest & finding out in advance that @hodgman @theferocity @Kristen_Arne…
More great @texasbookfest news today, y’all!!! You can get your tickets to John Hodgman today— something to look forward to 😉 twitter.com/texasbookfest/…
🎉🎉 Can it be October already?! Check out some of the amazing authors who are coming to @texasbookfest! 🎉🎉 twitter.com/texasbookfest/…
We’ve got a great MysteryPeople event for you tonight! Come meet James Ellroy, author of the LA Quartet novels & the Underworld USA Trilogy. He will be discussing his new novel, THIS STORM, at 7 pm. https://t.co/xb6asEby0d
Today’s new releases included quite a few bookseller faves! Check ‘em out & order online, or come by and chat with us about what we’re loving lately: bookpeopleblog.com/2019/06/25/new…
Y’ALL. 😍 Check out this amazing interview & come meet @ElaineWelteroth on Thursday!!! You can still get your tickets at bookpeople.com/event/elaine-w… twitter.com/thedailyshow/s…
This is tomorrow, friends! We hope to see y'all at 7 PM to celebrate with Polly Rosenwaike & @skirkwalsh! twitter.com/asfmag/status/…
We are a few weeks away from our UNICORN PARTY with author @bobshea! What does a unicorn party entail, you ask? SPARKLE! TREATS! UNICORN HORNS! And a signing of UNICORN IS MAYBE NOT SO GREAT AFTER ALL, of course! Join us July 13 at 2 pm: bookpeople.com/event/bob-shea… https://t.co/DOAKLR6nS3
Thank you for sharing this powerful excerpt. We're hosting author @lacymjohnson tonight at 7 pm to discuss THE RECKONINGS. twitter.com/angry_grace/st…
Looking for shopping ideas this weekend? A few of our booksellers are revisiting old faves this summer-- check it out: bookpeopleblog.com/2019/06/19/wha…
Tonight's event with Briana Saussy has been cancelled. We apologize for any inconvenience. If you ordered a signed copy of MAKING MAGIC, we will follow up with you directly. Thank you.
blaghdskfjslkdjf WE ARE SO EXCITED! *marks calendar* *sets alarms* twitter.com/PRbytheBook/st…
What book did Thomas call a "crazy fun swashbuckling euro-pirate adventure"?! Find out & get more YA #Pride recommendations in today's Teen Thursday blog: bookpeopleblog.com/2019/06/20/tee…
Happy Teen Thursday, friends! We’re featuring some great paperback recommendations from our Teen Press Corps on insta stories! Follow along for great summer reads Austin teens love (@ BookPeople) 💥 https://t.co/bh2SxoTQcV
RT @SusanJGilman: AUSTIN, TEXAS; I’ll be reading tomorrow, June 20, 7 pm at @BookPeople! If you’re around, come for a raucous hour of liter…
Today I got a haircut from @AvenueJeremy, watched the new Jarmusch @drafthouse w/ loaded fries and a coke, signed a ton of books @BookPeople, swam in the pool with the kids, and now a to-go hot plate. (As Vonnegut’s uncle used to say: “If this isn’t nice I don’t know what is.”) https://t.co/TG03ygjs3K
TONIGHT! Neal Stephenson's last tour stop is right here in Austin. Get your signing line ticket with the purchase of FALL; OR, DODGE IN HELL from BookPeople & join us at 7 pm. twitter.com/nealstephenson…
In case you missed our event with the charming and hilarious @casey_mcquiston, author of RED, WHITE & ROYAL BLUE, you can now listen to it on our podcast! Check it out: bookpeopleblog.com/2019/06/17/new…
Next week former @teenvogue editor-in-chief, journalist, @ProjectRunway judge, and all-around BOSS @ElaineWelteroth will be at CPC to tell us all about her inspiring memoir, #MoreThanEnough. Get your tickets today & join us 6/27 @ 7pm: bookpeople.com/event/elaine-w… https://t.co/j5c768KaJX
Kids Book Club had a great meeting discussing OUT OF MY MIND by @sharonmdraper. Our next book pick is REFUGEE by @AlanGratz and we’ll be meeting 7/20 at 12:30 pm! We hope to see you there: bookpeople.com/event/kids-boo… https://t.co/ByiomJO0Ml
Yes, it's true. You caught us. We love @austinkleon. (And clearly you do, too.) Order a signed copy of KEEP GOING here: bookpeople.com/book/978152350… twitter.com/austinkleon/st…
❄We can't wait for y'all to meet Princess Lina! ❄The DIARY OF AN ICE PRINCESS series is written by local author Christina Soontornvat (@soontornvat) & we're thrilled to offer signed, personalized copies. Pre-order now: bookpeople.com/signed-persona… https://t.co/NdeJXxl9H5
 
 
 
 
 
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