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The Teen Press Corps met today to chat all about their favorite books of the year and make recommendation cards for their store display! Can’t wait to share what they had to say... keep an eye on their blog: bookpeopleteens.wordpress.com 📚👀 https://t.co/KdzmmxZpj0
Call Me by Your Name continues. Hear more about Elio and Oliver's story on our latest podcast episode with author Andre Aciman (@aaciman) who brings us his new book, FIND ME. In conversation with @AdeenaR bookpeopleblog.com/2019/11/15/and…
Our event with @CecileRichards is this coming Monday, 11/18 and we're SO excited-- two students from the Ann Richards School will be moderating the conversation! This is going to be a great one, folks. Get your tickets & join us: eventbrite.com/e/bookpeople-p…
In case you were wondering what we have going on TONIGHT! twitter.com/BookPeople/sta…
Our booksellers have pretty good taste, y’all. It’s been proven. twitter.com/leilasalesbook…
RT @CynLeitichSmith: Austin! Join @JeanMendoza2016, speaking & signing An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States For Young People…
Meet former Chief Official White House Photographer for President Obama and Director of the White House Photo Office, @PeteSouza on Nov 22nd at 7PM! Signing line only. Get your tickets NOW: bookpeople.com/event/pete-sou… https://t.co/71RDk7nUuq
For our mystery fans out there! Join us on Nov 18th at 7PM for a night with author @AceAtkins and his latest thriller featuring the legendary Boston PI, Spenser. bookpeople.com/event/ace-atki… https://t.co/U7dD5KYYF2
Happy #TeenThursday, friends! Today on the blog, we're sharing some exciting YA picks from bookseller Rachel R. Get that TBR list ready: bookpeopleblog.com/2019/11/14/tee…
A legal drama and social satire set after Enron and before the devastation of Hurricane Harvey, THE BEST PEOPLE portrays a Houston as it is: a glitzy meritocracy populated with larger-than-life characters. Meet @MarcGrossberg on Nov 17th at 5PM! bookpeople.com/event/marc-gro… https://t.co/EKdYJyEIkV
Join us on Nov 17th at 2PM to welcome author Walt Gragg (@WaltGraggAuthor) and his new book THE CHOSEN ONE! bookpeople.com/event/walt-gra… https://t.co/6AlAj4IBWK
Teen Press Corps journalist Ivy chatted with author e.E. Charlton-Trujillo (@pinatadirector) about representation in literature, advice to young writers, favorite books, and more. Check out this awesome interview: bookpeopleteens.wordpress.com/2019/11/14/int…
Teen Press Corps journalist Ivy chatted with author e.E. Charlton-Trujillo (@pinatadirector) about representation in literature, advice to young writers, favorite books, and more. Check out this awesome interview: bookpeopleteens.wordpress.com/2019/11/14/int…
Great review & helpful resources via @clssrmbkshlf! We hope to see y'all here Nov. 26th to listen to @JeanMendoza2016, who adapted the book (along with @debreese) for young readers! Join us at 7 PM for this family event. twitter.com/BeaconPressBks…
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LAYLA'S HAPPINESS is featured in our 2019 Holiday Catalog as one of our favorite books of the year! We love this interview with creators @SageEkere & Ashleigh Corrin, via @EnchantedLion: enchantedlion.com/blog/2019/10/3…
Jeffrey Rosen shares with us an intimate look at the life and career of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg through an extraordinary series of conversations. Tomorrow at The Austin Central Library at 7PM! @AustinPublicLib @LibFoundATX @KirkusReviews bookpeople.com/event/jeffrey-… https://t.co/eMCfsKKb5v
From the NYT bestselling author of Ghost Soldiers and In the Kingdom of Ice, a chronicle of the extraordinary feats of heroism during the greatest battle of the Korean War. Meet Hampton Sides tomorrow at 7PM at The Violet Crown Cinema! bookpeople.com/event/hampton-… https://t.co/2kGCCEEl9o
We can't wait to welcome back @NealShusterman to BookPeople to discuss the last in the Arc of a Scythe series, THE TOLL! This is going to be a fun one, friends! Join us 12/5 at 7 pm. https://t.co/PIx0tikpko
RT @realamyedwards: Hey #Austin! If u'r looking for something awesome to do the night of Nov 21, I got u covered. I’ll be at @BookPeople in…
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What would you do during the apocalypse? Join us on Nov 16th at 5PM for a talk with author Brenda Marie Smith (@bsmithnovelist) and her new novel, If Darkness Takes US. bookpeople.com/event/brenda-m… https://t.co/KRQ3wkEwOM
Leanna Petronella's (@PetronellaPoet) The Imaginary Age is an unwaveringly confident debut collection and an exciting contribution to contemporary poetry. Join us on Nov 15th at 7PM for a reading with the author. bookpeople.com/event/leanna-p… https://t.co/Keoe2frUms
Hillary Rodham Clinton calls @CecileRichards' MAKE TROUBLE (Young Readers Edition) an “inspiration for aspiring leaders everywhere.” Get your tickets & join us at Central Presbyterian Monday, Nov. 18th: eventbrite.com/e/bookpeople-p…
Koko's Guide To Austin is a pocket-sized travel guidebook to eating and drinking your way through Austin, TX with Austin's top food blogger, @atasteofkoko. Meet the author TONIGHT at 7PM! bookpeople.com/event/jane-ko-… https://t.co/3zPyzkGNsM
One Dish - Four Seasons: Food, Wine, and Sound - All Year Round is not your average cookbook. It's a fully immersive experience and seasonal journey. Meet the author TODAY at 5PM! #ATXFanCrawl #supportlocal bookpeople.com/event/jordan-z… https://t.co/Pl3S4VNlcM
RT @aceatkins: Lots of fun on the set of WONDERLAND last year. I just learned the movie will premiere on Netflix in March. Until then, the…
Start your weekend with our latest podcast episode! We had the pleasure of hosting @RyanHoliday for a presentation on his new book, Stillness is the Key — a title that offers a simple but inspiring antidote to the stress of 24/7 news and social media. bookpeopleblog.com/2019/11/08/rya…
We're so excited for storytime tomorrow! We have author Danielle Metcalfe-Chenail (@Danielle_Author) reading #AlisTheAviator & some fun activities for young readers. Join us @ 10:30 AM: facebook.com/events/7778037… https://t.co/2OlJ8qE0v3
CONGRATULATIONS to @JulieWbach, an amazing leader & crucial role in the growing Austin literary community. You will always be part of the BookPeople family and we are excited for you and your new adventure! twitter.com/juliewbach/sta…
Co-authors (and father & son) Karamo and Jason “Rachel” Brown read their picture book I AM PERFECTLY DESIGNED! Y’all are a great crowd! @MacKidsBooks #IAmPerfectlyDesigned https://t.co/R8SG4FuEbN
"After all, what’s a kids’ event if it doesn’t let kids be kids?" A look into our evening with Jeff Kinney (@wimpykid) and events that break the mold, written by Children's Programming Director, Meghan G: blogs.publishersweekly.com/blogs/shelftal… https://t.co/BnpxQp2DeK
Hi there! We just wanted to say THANK YOU! None of this would be possible without YOU, book nerds. https://t.co/QYiNlcfpxX
Hey friends! The online sales for our event with Karamo & Jason "Rachel" Brown have ended. You can still purchase the book in-store and get a signing line ticket. Hope to see you tonight!
We're in for a great conversation about AN INDIGENOUS PEOPLES' HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES with Jean Mendoza, who adapted it for young readers! Join us 11/26 at 7 PM: bookpeople.com/event/jean-men… https://t.co/q92Lu9QXvl
We LOVED having @CecileRichards as moderator at our Clinton event, and we get to host her again November 18th! Come hear her speak about the young readers edition of her inspiring memoir, MAKE TROUBLE: eventbrite.com/e/bookpeople-p…
We loved hosting one of our all-time faves, Jon Klassen (@burstofbeaden) last night! And guess what?! He signed A BUNCH of books, including the brand new Hat Box, which is truly the ideal holiday gift. 😍😍😍 Come to the store or order at bookpeople.com! https://t.co/QO6h4rjEYr
Check out our latest podcast episode with New York Times bestselling author of A Dog’s Purpose and, most recently, A Dog’s Promise, W. Bruce Cameron. #BookPeoplePodcast bookpeopleblog.com/2019/11/01/w-b… https://t.co/aZ7r4d7iy8
Hey y'all!! Today is the day we get to host @rachaelray and we still have some tickets left. DON'T MISS OUT! bookpeople.com/event/rachael-… https://t.co/hLnQVeeZQQ
IMPORTANT NOTICE: Today's event with PJ Stoops and Benchalak Srimart Stoops at 7PM has been cancelled. We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and we look forward to greeting you at our next event. https://t.co/b710P6Y8qp
This Thursday, Nov. 7th we welcome father and son( and co-authors), Karamo and Jason Brown! This is going to be SUCH a fun family storytime. Check out this cool piece in the @AustinChronicle: austinchronicle.com/daily/qmmunity…
Your friendly neighborhood BookPeople have PLENTY of signed Diary of a Wimpy Kid books for sale after the #WreckingBallShow with Jeff Kinney! Come by and see us after the photo line! @wimpykid @abramskids https://t.co/fFKZwtcWK5
RT @fox7austin: Get ready for a new adventure in the @wimpykid series. Author Jeff Kinney talked to @AmandaOnFOX7 about "Wrecking Ball" & h…
Hey, y'all! We have a few tickets left for Jeff Kinney tomorrow night! It's going to be a fantastic show: bookpeople.com/event/wrecking…
We’ll be catching up on @QueerEye Japan eps all day in preparation for our event with Karamo on Thursday! You got your tickets yet? bookpeople.com/event/karamo-b… https://t.co/kRHmdKHEf0
RT @cberrywriter: Book Launch Party @BookPeople tomorrow Sun Nov 3rd @ 2 PM! Hope to see some Austin peeps! https://t.co/BgPCyVTBHH
In case you didn’t know, we love Halloween at BookPeople. 🎃👻 twitter.com/pwkidsbookshel…
“I guess curiosity would guide my life of crime.” Author Cate Berry (@cberrywriter) talks CHICKEN BREAK, comedy, and heists in preparation of her event this Sunday, 11/3! 🐔Check it out: bookpeopleblog.com/2019/11/01/boo…
RT @LeanderISD_Lib: Hey @LeanderISD families-Don’t miss out on meeting Jeff Kinney on his #WreckingBall tour| GREAT show, fun & amazing mem…
What a fantastic way to spend Halloween! Thank you to @evachen212 & @derekdesierto for such a fabulous storytime 🤩📚@MacKidsBooks @FeiwelFriends #JunoValentine https://t.co/1O66PIkIXU
Just announced: We're so excited to host @CecileRichards for the Young Readers Edition of her memoir, MAKE TROUBLE! Get your tickets and join us Nov. 18th: eventbrite.com/e/bookpeople-p…
"The more books I write, the more difficult that becomes, and the more I appreciate what [Agatha Christie] did." We love this Teen Press Corps interview by Fatimah with @GretchenMcNeil: bookpeopleteens.wordpress.com/2019/10/31/int…
In honor of #TeenThursday we're sharing some spooky YA reads to keep you up late tonight, recommended by our booksellers: bookpeopleblog.com/2019/10/31/tee…
Andre Aciman (@aaciman) is a master of sensibility, of the intimate details and the emotional nuances that are the substance of passion. FIND ME brings us back inside the magic circle of one of our greatest contemporary romances. Meet the author TOMORROW at 7PM! https://t.co/YIjjWx8vCv
The Wrecking Ball tickets are going fast! Know a big DIARY OF A WIMPY KID fan? Treat them to an evening with their favorite author: eventbrite.com/e/bookpeople-p… #wreckingballshow #diaryofawimpykid #jeffkinney
Bringing this back because #TheToll is getting closer and closer!!!! Can't wait to welcome @NealShusterman back to the store to celebrate, 12/5! twitter.com/NealShusterman…
So excited to celebrate Halloween with @evachen212 & @derekdesierto tomorrow! Wear something that makes you feel *magical*! publishersweekly.com/pw/by-topic/ch…
Just a bunch of pictures of Eugenia freaking out at cute kids at our annual Trick-or-Treat for Books 😂 If you weren’t able to make it, you can come pick up your free Halloween book today and tomorrow. 🎃 https://t.co/Tfu330Sk4f
We’re so excited to host @QueerEye’s Karamo & his son Jason next week! Learn more about their adorable picture book, I AM PERFECTLY DESIGNED and come celebrate with the whole family Nov. 7th: youtu.be/nfdA4Uh_DoA
Xander is a fantastic interviewer! Check out this great conversation with @billkonigsberg & @foreverbookish below: twitter.com/TXTeenBookFest…
Our Kids event line-up is killin’ it... see any faves? 👀📚 https://t.co/e1AwqjWlZ2
BookPeople bookseller Rachel R. highly recommends FIND ME (out today!), André Aciman’s sequel to CALL ME BY YOUR NAME. Check out her review on the BP blog then get your signing line ticket for our Friday event with Aciman!! bit.ly/31Q9X7a
Such a fantastic conversation! We can’t wait to host @evachen212 this Thursday for JUNO VALENTINE! It’s Halloween, so naturally we’ll be in costume. 🤩 Join us at 6 PM. twitter.com/workinprogress…
 
Speaking of JUNO VALENTINE.... we can't handle how cute these @swellbottle(s) are!!! We'll have some limited quantities available for sale on Thursday. <3 https://t.co/uTNGUMKbpq
These are going FAST, y’all! Just a heads up... 😳 twitter.com/casey_mcquisto…
Sooooo... did you hear the news? Jeff Kinney’s coming to town!!! Surprise the family with some tickets to The Wrecking Ball Show and join us Nov. 5th: eventbrite.com/e/bookpeople-p…
Excuse us while we sing the CHICKEN BREAK song... all... day... long! Check out this hilarious car karaoke with author @cberrywriter & come celebrate this Sunday, Nov. 3 at 2 PM! 🐔 twitter.com/kidlit411/stat…
Annnnd we’re closed. What a great weekend!! Thank you to everyone who came by, and a big thank you to @texasbookfest! We can’t wait for next year! https://t.co/o8jx5Kw9I0
Who caught this incredible talk with Ibram X Kendi and Harriet Washington @texasbookfest? What hit you hardest? #texasbookfestival https://t.co/IjKCoYwUzs
Annnnd we’re closed. What a wonderful day, y’all! Thank you so much for coming to see us today! @texasbookfest https://t.co/9OndCToeqY
An attendee asks a question of Rainbow Rowell and Mariko Tamaki @texasbookfest! Did you hear the talk? What was your favorite part? #texasbookfestival https://t.co/44Me05NkRQ
So wonderful to spend some time with Aarón Sánchez at First Baptist Church while he talks about his family and what set him on the road to food to becoming a Chef. #texasbookfestival @texasbookfest https://t.co/TKWCefBTam
Full house (plus some!) for Mariko Tamaki and Rainbow Rowell in the Kirkus Tent @texasbookfest! Talking about using outlines for emotional arcs, WAYWARD SON, and fandoms. #texasbookfestival https://t.co/1ohvV4DxZF
Or great sessions in the Texas Tent like this one with S.C. Gwynne! #texasbookfestival https://t.co/UECitvpBgs
Don’t miss fantastic panels in the Latinx tent @texasbookfest like this one with Gabriela Couturier, Cristina Rivera Garza, and Liliana Valenzuela! #texasbookfestival https://t.co/aub03SI9ZJ
Followed by a couple great sessions in the extension rooms. Lighting the Creative Spark with Austin Kleon & Rob Walker, and My Life So Far with T Kira Madden, and Cyrus Dunham! @texasbookfest #texasbookfestival https://t.co/SXJrrrqQOH
Spent a powerful morning in the House Chamber with Justice Sonia Sotomayor @texasbookfest! #texasbookfestival https://t.co/4gOBQzHm4L
Happy Sunday, y'all! Hope you enjoy Day 2 of @texasbookfest! Make sure to shop in the sales tents and say hi to your local booksellers. You can also stop by our store on 6th & Lamar, which will be open from 9 AM to 8 PM today.
Read up on rules and guidelines for tomorrow’s signing with Sonia Sotomayor at @texasbookfest! 👇 twitter.com/texasbookfest/…
We HIGHLY recommend Julie Fogliano and Christian Robinson’s latest collaboration JUST IN CASE YOU WANT TO FLY, especially after a young group of students introduced the duo by singing why we should like it! @texasbookfest #texasbookfestival https://t.co/TMTS9mmOUg
Meg Medina, Ibtihaj Muhammad and Ibi Zoboi’s Panel about writing stories that would have resonated with their child-selves was so inspiring! @texasbookfest https://t.co/m4LMdML4Wu
Thrills, Chills, and Figuring it out with Greg Van Eekhout, Stu Gibbs, and Anna Meriano @texasbookfest ! #texasbookfest https://t.co/yIvgIe14pc
We’re listening to @Gladwell talk about why we inherently trust each other, and why that’s probably a good thing @texasbookfest. https://t.co/pBIIYyz5Ye
So excited to see Isabel Quintero and Zeke Peña in the Children’s signing tent @texasbookfest! MY PAPI HAS A MOTORCYCLE is one of our favorites!! https://t.co/9bx4sYcy7q
So excited to kick off @texasbookfest with @JohnGrisham at First Baptist Church! What an audience—what a discussion🤩! #texasbookfest https://t.co/NoyCxtTg2u
Good morning, folks! A lot of us will be at @texasbookfest today, so come by the sales tents and say hi! If you want to visit our store on 6th & Lamar, please do so... we'll be open until 9 PM today and from 9 AM to 8 PM tomorrow (Sun)!
RT @gregvaneekhout: Just signed copies of COG and VOYAGE OF THE DOGS at @BookPeople. Please purchase them. Love, Greg
RT @LindseyAuthor: Bock! Squawk! Rock! @cberrywriter's book launch for CHICKEN BREAK is next Sunday, November 3rd from 2:00-3:00pm at @Book…
Reminder: Our store hours this weekend are a little different due to @texasbookfest! We'll be open 9 AM-9 PM Friday & Saturday, and 9 AM-8 PM on Sunday. Thanks, friends!
Eugenia is just one of the many BookPeople booksellers who fell in love with this book. Meet the author, @theferocity, at @texasbookfest! twitter.com/indiebound/sta…
Happy Teen Thursday, friends! Here’s a little taste of the YA happenings at @texasbookfest this weekend: bookpeopleblog.com/2019/10/24/tee…
Hi friends! A reminder that due to @texasbookfest, the store will be closing a little earlier than usual this weekend. Come shop with us 9 AM-9 PM Friday & Saturday, and 9 AM-8 PM on Sunday. Hope to see you at the festival, too!
 
 
 
 
 
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