Location: Charlotte, NC 28212, United States

Little Libraries

There are 2 "Little Libraries" within 25 miles.

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6000 Conference Dr, Charlotte, NC 28212
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Dynasty Bookstore (2.2 miles)
5471 Central Ave, Charlotte, NC 28212
1848 Galleria Blvd Ste B, Charlotte, NC 28270
330 South Sharon Amity Rd, Charlotte, NC 28211
5935 Hickory Grove Road, Charlotte, NC 28215
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11100 Monroe Road, Matthews, NC 28105
2101 Carmel Road, Charlotte, NC 28226
230 Matthews Station St., Matthews, NC 28105
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Book Buyers (4.7 miles)
1308-F The Plaza, Charlotte, NC
1957 East 7th Street, Charlotte, NC 28204
7015 Morrison Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28211
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1623 Central Ave, Charlotte, NC 28205
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1361 Queens Rd, Charlotte, NC 28207
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6840 Matthews - Mint Hill Rd, Mint Hill, NC 28227
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1900 Selwyn Ave, Charlotte, NC 28207
White Rabbit Books (5.3 miles)
920 Central Ave, Charlotte, NC 28204
1220 Elizabeth Avenue, Charlotte, NC 28204
5141 Sharon Road, Charlotte, NC 28210
1201 Elizabeth Ave., Charlotte, NC 28235
3117 Whiting Ave., Charlotte, NC 28205
2800 Campus Ridge Road, Matthews, NC 28105
Park Road Books (5.8 miles)
4139 Park Rd, Charlotte, NC 28209
Realeyes Bookstore (5.9 miles)
3306 N Davidson St, Charlotte, NC 28205
Strapbooks Inc (5.9 miles)
1300 Old Pond Lane, Matthews, NC 28105
3327 Pineville-Matthews Rd, Charlotte, NC 28226

Local events

Author Event: David Oakley - Why Is Your Name Upside Down?
Park Road Books, Wednesday, April 1 at 7pm
Don't do things that people will remember. Do things that people will never forget. Like eating a fishing worm to make a point. Why is Your Name Upside Down? is a collection of hilariously entertaining stories from award-winning creative director David Oakley's adventures in advertising. For over 25 years, David has been creating provocative brand stories and experiences that people want to share. From starting his own agency with the biggest presidential campaign blunder in history to smashing a car with a giant muffin, David's stories are a rollicking good read. These stories go well beyond advice to the young advertising professional. Even people who hate advertising will love learning how to make peace with the "Celine Dion curse," how a ping-pong table bought from a drug dealer can cure your writer's block, and how to deal with a celebrity spokesman who insists on destroying your client's product. If for nothing else, you should read, Why is Your Name Upside Down? just to find out why Oakley is upside down in the BooneOakley logo. At least once a week, someone comes to the front door of the agency to tell us that our sign is upside down. And they want to know why. So David tells them the story. The advertising business is a story telling business. Every day, our job is to tell brand stories. In the form of TV commercials, radio spots, digital content and even billboards. The ads we create are often a story themselves. But behind these ads are a lot more stories. Relationship stories. Sad stories. Happy stories. Funny stories. Dumb stories. This book is a collection of stories that David loves telling. And it's his way of sharing some of the lessons these stories have taught him. So why is his name upside down? Because it gets noticed, it's memorable and people talk about it. At least that's what he tells people. It certainly makes a good story.

Location: Street: 4139 Park Road Additional: Park Road Shopping Center City: Charlotte, Province: North Carolina Postal Code: 28209-2229 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Author Event: Christine Lang - The Body Whisperer
Park Road Books, Wednesday, April 8 at 7pm
While working as an attorney, Christine Lang voraciously pursued a cure for her persistent allergies. She eliminated her allergies, and along the way, discovered an amazing gift - the ability to see energy and have conversations with people's spirits! Christine now works as a medical intuitive, helping people understand how their physical symptoms contain messages from their spirits. With Christine as the translator, her clients engage in profound conversations with their spirits and learn about relationships, self-judgment, healing and forgiveness. But living as a single mom with extraordinary abilities presents its own unique challenges, and Christine meets them head on with warmth and humor. Navigating personal relationships is very interesting when you "see what other people can't see." Join Christine as she shares her journey and those of her clients. The topics covered are valuable to each of us; enjoy the stories and apply the wisdom in your own life.

Location: Street: 4139 Park Road Additional: Park Road Shopping Center City: Charlotte, Province: North Carolina Postal Code: 28209-2229 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Author Event: Mary Kratt - Watch Where You Walk
Park Road Books, Thursday, April 9 at 7pm
The masterful and delicate way Mary Kratt guides a reader through the many worlds that come to bloom in her poems takes your breath. These poems pulse with people, their loves and losses, dreams and failures, joys, pleasures, hardscrabble work, all told in compelling narratives. Landscape and history are everywhere with description casting its spell, creating evocative moods and tone. The poet leads us down paths and roads that are both scarred and sacred to a fine wholeness in this collection which also has a subtle and robust humor in all the right places. If Kratt's father is her Waterman, she is his river-keeper—of lives, of words, of verses flowing smoothly and effortlessly as water finding its path to the sea. —Diana Pinckney, author of Green Daughters and Fishing With Tall Women

Location: Street: 4139 Park Road Additional: Park Road Shopping Center City: Charlotte, Province: North Carolina Postal Code: 28209-2229 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Author Event: Sheila Huntington - Multiple Titles
Park Road Books, Saturday, April 11 at 2pm
Sheila will be here signing her books: Always Hold The Ribbon Morning GLory Woman Jade

Location: Street: 4139 Park Road Additional: Park Road Shopping Center City: Charlotte, Province: North Carolina Postal Code: 28209-2229 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
Author Event: Christy Knight - Layni The Lady Bug
Park Road Books, Sunday, April 12 at 2pm
Christy Knight's series, The Adventures of Layni the Ladybug, features a caring, helpful, and sassy love bug who embraces an exciting and adventurous life living in Mary's Garden. The first tale of the series, The Lost King, introduces King Ollie to readers. Layni is determined to help King Ollie make his way home to his queen. Can Layni help her new friend? This sweet tale exemplifies the bond of instant friendship at its finest and is sure to become a favorite with a new generation of readers.

Location: Street: 4139 Park Road Additional: Park Road Shopping Center City: Charlotte, Province: North Carolina Postal Code: 28209-2229 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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David Joy
Park Road Books, Monday, April 13 at 7pm
David Joy

David Joy’s stories and creative nonfiction have appeared in Drafthorse Literary Journal, Smoky Mountain Living, Wilderness House Literary Review, Pisgah Review, and Flycatcher, and he is the author of the memoir Growing Gills: A Fly Fisherman’s Journey. He lives in Webster, North Carolina. Where All Light Tends to Go is his first novel. (added from Random House)… (more)
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Books-A-Million #403, Wednesday, April 15 at 6pm
Author Event: Robin Moore - In Search Of Lost Frogs
Park Road Books, Thursday, April 16 at 7pm
The book's first half covers what frogs do for the health of the planet, the slippery slope of extinction, what is being done to monitor frog populations and find lost species, the Lazarus project (which aims to "revive" lost species) and the author's career-long resolve to find the Mesopotamia Beaked Toad.

The second half of the book is about the searches. Moore describes the struggles, victories and dangers as well as the science. He takes readers along as his team trudge through rainforest, climb mountains and paddle rivers in search of the lost frogs, some not seen for more than a century. He tells a story of perseverance, disappointment, rediscovery, resilience, but ultimately of hope, written with passion and illustrated with superb photographs. And a surprise ending: they found 15 lost frogs.

They include: In Ecuador, the Rio Pescado Stubfoot Toad, not seen since 1995 In Haiti, six rediscoveries, including the Ventriloquial Frog and Mozart's Frog, both lost for 20 years In India, the Dehradun Stream Frog, last seen (and only once) in 1985; the Elegant Tree Frog (1937); the Chalazodes Bubble Nest Frog (1874); the Anamalai Dot-Frog (1938) In Democratic Republic of Congo, the Omaniundu Reed Frog (1979) In Ivory Coast, the Mount Nimba Reed Frog (1967).

Naturalists, lovers of all things frog, schools and interested general readers will enjoy the stunning photographs, the science and the adventurous stories of discovery.

Location: Street: 4139 Park Road Additional: Park Road Shopping Center City: Charlotte, Province: North Carolina Postal Code: 28209-2229 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Author Event: Jeanne Bogino - Rock Angel
Park Road Books, Friday, April 17 at 7pm
Shan is young, beautiful, talented, and addicted to heroin inRock Angel, a novel that follows her meteoric rise to guitar goddess stardom in the 90s. She is discovered in New York by a handsome, arrogant musical genius named Quinn, and sparks fly between them when he hires her as lead guitarist of his band.

Location: Street: 4139 Park Road Additional: Park Road Shopping Center City: Charlotte, Province: North Carolina Postal Code: 28209-2229 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)… (more)
Author Event: David Baldacci - Memory Man
Park Road Books, Friday, April 24 at 7pm
Amos Decker's life changed forever--twice. The first time was on the gridiron. A big, towering athlete, he was the only person from his hometown of Burlington ever to go pro. But his career ended before it had a chance to begin. On his very first play, a violent helmet-to-helmet collision knocked him off the field for good, and left him with an improbable side effect--he can never forget anything. The second time was at home nearly two decades later. Now a police detective, Decker returned from a stakeout one evening and entered a nightmare--his wife, young daughter, and brother-in-law had been murdered.His family destroyed, their killer's identity as mysterious as the motive behind the crime, and unable to forget a single detail from that horrible night, Decker finds his world collapsing around him. He leaves the police force, loses his home, and winds up on the street, taking piecemeal jobs as a private investigator when he can. But over a year later, a man turns himself in to the police and confesses to the murders. At the same time a horrific event nearly brings Burlington to its knees, and Decker is called back in to help with this investigation. Decker also seizes his chance to learn what really happened to his family that night. To uncover the stunning truth, he must use his remarkable gifts and confront the burdens that go along with them. He must endure the memories he would much rather forget. And he may have to make the ultimate sacrifice. MEMORY MAN will stay with you long after the turn of the final page.

Wish You Well Foundation, the family foundation of David and Michelle Baldacci would like to incorporate its “Feeding Body & Mind” program into David’s appearance at our store on Friday, April 24, 2015. Please see details below. One in four people in a soup kitchen line is a child and there is no question that a strong association exists between malnutrition early in life and late manifestations of intellectual impairment. Obviously there is a clear correlation between poverty and low-literacy skills. While food can keep one alive, it cannot, by itself, lift one from poverty. However, increased literacy skills can; thus the Feeding Body & Mind program. Through Feeding Body & Mind new and gently used books are collected and distributed through Feeding America’s nationwide network of food banks. By providing books along side food, Feeding Body & Mind recognizes the direct and substantial link between nutrition and learning, and hopes to end the cycle of physical and intellectual undernourishment.

Here’s how it works: When you attend a book signing by your favorite author, look for our donation box – it’s a large white box with the Feeding Body & Mind logo Simply place your new or gently used book(s) in the box – that’s it! Once the Feeding Body & Mind donation box is full, it is shipped directly to your community food bank, ensuring that your generous donation stays within your community and benefits those families living closest to you.

Feeding Body & Mind provides a very easy, practical and significant way to make an impact on our nation’s children and families. To learn more about the program visitwww.feedingbodyandmind.com

Location: Street: 4139 Park Road Additional: Park Road Shopping Center City: Charlotte, Province: North Carolina Postal Code: 28209-2229 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Martin Clark
Park Road Books, Thursday, July 30 at 7pm
Martin Clark (Plain heathen mischief, The Legal Limit, The Many Aspects of Mobile Home Living, The Jezebel Remedy)

Educated at Davidson College and the University of Virginia School of Law, Martin Clark lives in Stuart, Virginia, where he is either on the bench or writing. (added from Random House)
ReShonda Tate Billingsley
ReShonda Tate Billingsley is the #1 national bestselling author of numerous novels for adults, as well as the Good Girlz teen series. She recently won the NAACP Award for Outstanding Literary Work for Say Amen Again. She is also the author of the nonfiction book The Motherhood Diaries. Visit her website at ReShondaTateBillingsley.com. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Martina Boone
Park Road Books, Wednesday, November 4 at 4pm
Martina Boone is the founder and principal blogger at Adventures in YA Publishing, a Writer’s Digest 101 Best Websites for Writers pick. She writes and edits web-based and business material, and lives in Virginia with her husband, two children, and Auggie, a therapy dog, who is convinced it is his job to make the world a better place. Visit her at MartinaBoone.com, Facebook, or Twitter. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
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Park Road Books, Saturday, November 21 at 6:30pm
Colleen Oakley
Park Road Books, Saturday, January 9, 2016 at unknown time
Colleen Oakley is an Atlanta-based writer. Her articles, essays, and interviews have been featured in The New York Times, Ladies’ Home Journal, Marie Claire, Women’s Health, Redbook, Parade,and Martha Stewart Weddings. Before she was a freelance writer, Colleen was editor-in-chief of Women’s Health & Fitness and senior editor at Marie Claire. Before I Go is her debut novel. (added from Simon & Schuster)
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Park Road Books, Thursday, March 3, 2016 at unknown time
Jamie Mason
Park Road Books, Thursday, March 3, 2016 at 7pm
Jamie Mason was born in Oklahoma City, but grew up in Washington, DC. She’s most often reading and writing, but in the life left over, she enjoys films, Formula 1 racing, football, traveling, and, conversely, staying at home. Jamie lives with her husband and two daughters in the mountains of western North Carolina. (added from Simon & Schuster)
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