SEND A BANNED BOOK TO YORK, PA LITTLE FREE LIBRARYSee more
One of our customers shared that the Central York School Board in York, PA has banned many books about racial justice. Two women who manage Free Little Libraries are accepting donations of these books to ensure they are still available in the York community.
SEND A BANNED BOOK TO YORK, PA. SHIPPING IS ON US.
Banned Book Week begins 9/26 but you can help put an end to censuring books by purchasing a book below. We'll send your purchase FREE OF CHARGE (the shipping fees will be voided) to the York Community. This program will be availalbe from 9/19 - 10/2. Thanks for your support.
If you'd like to read more about this ban here's an article: https://cnn.it/39hg36C
**Please note that this is not the complete list. We selected books we either have in the store now or know we can order quickly. We took the list from a post author Brad Meltzer linked to as several of his books have been banned.
Happy Fall! Our Book Club is Back.See more
My favorite time of year is right around the corner. Brisk days, blue skies, burnt orange leaves, pumpkin and apple everything and sweaters! This is also when publishers bring us many of the "big" books of the year. Check out some of the titles we're most excited about below. We are bringing back our Escape Book Club where we partner with our friends at the Mount Pleasant Library to meet virtually once a month for fun discussions. Check out our event calendar for the all the details.
Kristin Hannah Event & Signed BooksSee more
Join the Harrison Public Library on Thursday, September 23 at 7 p.m. for a converation with Kristin Hannah and Christina Baker Kline. This is a free, virtual event. Live Q&A. Register at: https://bit.ly/2XtTBV6
Pick up a signed copy of The Four Winds from the store.
Pre-order Oh William! and get a Signed Copy!See more
We are excited to offer a limited number of signed copies of Oh William. If you were a fan of My Name Is Lucy Barton be sure to check out this new book that explores Lucy's marriage.
“Elizabeth Strout is one of my very favorite writers, so the fact that Oh William! may well be my favorite of her books is a mathematical equation for joy. The depth, complexity, and love contained in these pages is a miraculous achievement.”—Ann Patchett, author of The Dutch House
Pre-Order Signed Copies of The 1619 Project Are SOLD OUTSee more
Apologies - the pre-order signed copies are now sold out. If you'd like an unsigned copy, we can still get you those.
The 1619 Project is an ongoing initiative from The New York Times Magazine that began in August 2019, the four hundredth anniversary of the beginning of American slavery. It is led by Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Nikole Hannah-Jones, along with New York Times Magazine editor-in-chief Jake Silverstein, Ilena Silverman, and Caitlin Roper.
Shipping Note: We only ship to addresses in the United States. No international shipping available.
New Releases!See more
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Books that Discuss RacismSee more
Many of you are looking for books about race and racism. Here's a list to consider that includes books for adults and children. It is in no way extensive, but it's a starting point. Be sure to browse in the store in our new race and #BLM sections too.
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