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There are 6 "Little Libraries" within 25 miles.

Local venues

1 North Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
108 South 13th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
Horizon Books (0.2 miles)
901 Market-Frankford Line, Philadelphia, PA 19107
1218 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107-2816
PYM Library (0.2 miles)
1515 Cherry Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102
Cookbook Stall (0.2 miles)
51 North 12th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
Miscellanea Libri (0.2 miles)
51 North 12th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
Bauman Rare Books (0.3 miles)
1608 Walnut Street, 19th Fl, Philadelphia, PA 19103
Afriqiah Books (0.3 miles)
17 South 11th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
1314 Locust Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
ALA Midwinter 2014 (0.3 miles)
1101 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
1101 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
1724 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103
W J Bookstore (0.4 miles)
1017 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107-2329
1805 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103
1016-18 Race Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
Whodunit? (0.5 miles)
1931 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19103
919 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
901 E. Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
833 Chestnut Street, Suite 1220, Phidealphia, PA 19107
Giovanni's Room (0.5 miles)
345 South 12th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
259 S 10th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107
2003 Sansom St, Philadelphia, PA 19103
1905 Locust St., Philadelphia, PA 19103
100 North 20th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103-1495

Local events

Aug
30
Philadelphia Originals Signing w/Joseph Glantz
The Doylestown Bookshop, Saturday, August 30 at 12pm
Philadelphia Originals

Book Signing with

Author Joseph Glantz Saturday, August 30th @ 12:00 pm

Philadelphia has a style unto itself, birthed from two of its founding fathers and well-known citizens, William Penn and Benjamin Franklin. This book takes a unique and entertaining approach, organizing an exploration of the city's style and traditions through various professions: law, commerce, science, art, film, music, sports, cuisine, and humor. Explore the story of Philadelphia by exploring its ties between people, places, and things past and present. The author's fresh approach provides an exciting new way to explore history that will be enjoyed by tourists and all who live and work in the Greater Philadelphia Area.

All our in-store events are free and open to the public. There is parking available in the lot behind the store and in the surrounding neighborhood.Click here for parking information http://www.doylestownborough.net/visitors/parking. If you can't come to an event and still want an autographed copy of the book, you may purchase titles in advance either in the store, over the phone (215.230.7610), or through our website.

When buying online, simply use the checkout comments field to indicate that you would like us to request the author's signature at our event before shipping it to you.

All event-related inquiries can be sent to our Director of Programming/Publicist, Krisy Paredes, at krisyparedes@gmail.com

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Aug
31
The Teen Book Club
The Doylestown Bookshop, Sunday, August 31 at 2pm
The Teen Book Club

Our mission: To read and discuss teen books. We are a very informal group of young people who thoroughly enjoy reading books for young adults. We spend some of our time talking about our pick, and some of our time talking about books in general and what we like about them. Also dessert. We discuss dessert and eat it regularly.

We meet on the last Sunday of every month!

Call or stop in for more details! Next Meeting: Sunday, August 31st @ 2:00pm

Discussing: Anna and the French Kiss By Stephanie Perkins Description:

Anna can't wait for her senior year in Atlanta, where she has a good job, a loyal best friend, and a crush on the verge of becoming more. So she's not too thrilled when her father unexpectedly ships her off to boarding school in Paris - until she meets Etienne St. Clair, the perfect boy. The only problem? He's taken, and Anna might be, too, if anything comes of her crush back home. Will a year of romantic near-misses end in the French kiss Anna awaits?

"Magical. Anna and the French Kiss really captures the feeling of being in love." - Cassandra Clare, author of The Mortal Instruments series Stephanie Perkins will be in the store on September 11th at 6:30pm to do a book signing for her newest book Isla and the happily ever after

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Sep
1
Storytime w/Miss Larissa
The Doylestown Bookshop, Monday, September 1 at 10am
Come and join the fun with Miss Larissa every Monday at 10:00 am for our popular children's story time featuring music, books, crafts and more. No sign-ups necesssary.

The recommended age group for this story hour is 2-4 and we do ask that you stay with your children throughtout the story time. Lolly Hopwood & the Let's Play Today Bunch Available now: An Adventurous Day This is Lolly & YoYo's second album. It features 16 songs PLUS a 16 page fit tip booklet so you and your kids can play along at home. It's always a great day to play! Go! Go! Go! This album will be great to get your own kids up and moving or to use in classes or daycare.

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Sep
3
Senior Discount Day
The Doylestown Bookshop, Wednesday, September 3 at 00am
Every Wednesday is Senior Discount Day Seniors 65+ will receive 10% off their purchase AND can enjoy FREE coffee or tea from 9-10AM.

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Location: Street: 16 S Main St City: Doylestown, Province: Pennsylvania Postal Code: 18901 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
Sep
3
Logan Book Club
Gloucester County Library - Logan Township, Wednesday, September 3 at 7pm
Do you enjoy reading a good book? The group meets on the first Wednesday of each month. New adult members and visitors are always welcome. Enjoy lively discussion about characters and plots.

Categories: Adult Program, Adults (18+)

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Sep
4
Android's Dream Sci-Fi/Fantasy/Horror Book Club
The Doylestown Bookshop, Thursday, September 4 at 6:30pm
Android's Dream

Androids Dream August 2014 Selection

Join us for a discussion of all things sci-fi, fantasy and horror at the Android's Dream Book Club. This book club meets on the first Thursday of every month, is free to join with no registration necessary. Hope to see you there.

Next Meeting: Thursday, September 4th @ 6:30pm

Discussing: The Princess Bride by William Golding Book Description:

William Goldman's modern fantasy classic is a simple, exceptional story about quests—for riches, revenge, power, and, of course, true love—that's thrilling and timeless.

Anyone who lived through the 1980s may find it impossible—inconceivable, even—to equate The Princess Bride with anything other than the sweet, celluloid romance of Westley and Buttercup, but the film is only a fraction of the ingenious storytelling you'll find in these pages. Rich in character and satire, the novel is set in 1941 and framed cleverly as an “abridged” retelling of a centuries-old tale set in the fabled country of Florin that's home to “Beasts of all natures and descriptions. Pain. Death. Brave men. Coward men. Strongest men. Chases. Escapes. Lies. Truths. Passions.”

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Sep
4
Jamie McGuire
Chester County Book Company, Thursday, September 4 at 7pm
Jamie McGuire is the New York Times bestselling author of Beautiful Oblivion, A Beautiful Wedding, Walking Disaster, Beautiful Disaster, Red Hill, and The Providence trilogy. She and her husband, Jeff, live with their children just outside Enid, Oklahoma, with three dogs, six horses, and a cat named Rooster. Please visit JamieMcGuire.com (added from Simon & Schuster)
Sep
5
Friday Book Club: Come Home by Lisa Scottoline
Join a lively discussion of this thriller. Please call or register if you can join us. Refreshments will be served.

Categories: Adult Program, Adults (18+) (added from RSS Feed)
Sep
5
Creative Reading Book Club
The Doylestown Bookshop, Friday, September 5 at 1pm
The Creative Reading Book Club September 5th @ 1:00 pm There will be a discussion revolving around informative fiction and non-fiction. Although the group consists mainly of "matured" adults, folks of all ages are welcome. Meetings will be on the second or first Friday of every month.

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Sep
5
Big Ang: Bigger Is Better: Real Life Wisdom from the No-Drama Mama
Barnes & Noble Booksellers - Cherry Hill, Friday, September 5 at 6:30pm
Bigger Is Better by Big Ang

Author Event Come out to meet Big Ang from VH1's show Mob Wives as she talks about her new biography. Big Ang, called the show's "Den Mother," serves up the hilarious and poignant wisdom she's learned while running her bar and raising her family. (added from Barnes & Noble)
Sep
5
Get the Led Out! How Led Zeppelin Became the Biggest Band - Signing w/Denny Somach
The Doylestown Bookshop, Friday, September 5 at 7pm
HOW LED ZEPPELIN BECAME THE BIGGEST BAND IN THE WORLD! GET THE LED OUT BOOK SIGNING WITH DENNY SOMACH FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 5TH @ 7:00PM

"Get the Led Out" is the ultimate book for the ultimate fan of the ultimate band--Led Zeppelin. This lushly illustrated volume begins with a unique day-by-day timeline based on Carol Miller's radio show of the same name, and it provides a behind-the-scenes view, revealing quirky details, achievements, and adventures big and small. Twenty-seven rare, unguarded interviews feature the band members themselves, as well as other musicians and insiders who witnessed it all, including Jason Bonham, Chris Squire (Yes), Joe Perry (Aerosmith), Alice Cooper, and music industry legends Danny Goldberg and Ron Nevinson. The book ends with a comprehensive discography.

About the Author

Denny Somach is an author and Grammy® Award-winning producer through his company Denny Somach Productions--one of the most successful independent producers of syndicated and network radio programming in the country. DSP's landmark programming includes Legends of Rock, Live From the Hard Rock Cafe for NBC; Rolling Stone Magazine's Continuous History of Rock and Roll for ABC; and Scott Muni's Ticket to Ride. Somach is considered to be an originator of the Classic Rock format and has created some of the most memorable programs in rock radio. He has appeared on numerous television shows, including the Today show, Larry King Live, the Early Show, Dateline NBC, and CNN's Moneyline. He lives in Philadelphia, PA. All our in-store events are free and open to the public. There is parking available in the lot behind the store and in the surrounding neighborhood.Click here for parking information http://www.doylestownborough.net/visitors/parking. All event-related inquiries can be sent to our Director of Programming/Publicist, Krisy Paredes, at krisyparedes@gmail.com

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Sep
6
Booksigning w/Stephanie Feldman
The Doylestown Bookshop, Saturday, September 6 at 12pm
The Angel of Losses Reading and Signing with Stephanie Feldman Saturday, September 6th 12:00 pm The Tiger's Wife meets A History of Love in this inventive, lushly imagined debut novel that explores the intersections of family secrets, Jewish myths, the legacy of war and history, and the bonds between sisters. When Eli Burke dies, he leaves behind a mysterious notebook full of stories about a magical figure named The White Rebbe, a miracle worker in league with the enigmatic Angel of Losses, protector of things gone astray, and guardian of the lost letter of the alphabet, which completes the secret name of God. When his granddaughter, Marjorie, discovers Eli's notebook, everything she thought she knew about her grandfather--and her family--comes undone. To find the truth about Eli's origins and unlock the secrets he kept, she embarks on an odyssey that takes her deep into the past, from 18th century Europe to Nazi-occupied Lithuania, and back to the present, to New York City and her estranged sister Holly, whom she must save from the consequences of Eli's past. Interweaving history, theology, and both real and imagined Jewish folktales, The Angel of Losses is a family story of what lasts, and of what we can--and cannot--escape. Advance Praise "Stephanie Feldman is one of the smartest and most original young writers at work today. Here she re-imagines the eternally exiled Wandering Jew as a wonderworker, a frightened boy in the Vilna ghetto, a feminist scholar in Coney Island. With a deft understanding of the irreducibility of human relationships, Stephanie leads us through love and loss and back to love again. Watch out for her. She is here to stay." —Sheri Holman, author of Witches on the Road Tonight and The Dress Lodger “This book was amazing. The protagonist, a grad student in literature, uncovers a story scribbled down by her grandfather, and everything starts to unravel. Jewish folklore. Family secrets. Hidden identities. Hidden notebooks. Bitter estrangements. The past–pasts–roaring up to meet the present… It’s beautifully constructed and just plain beautiful. Mark your calendars now, people. Mark them now. ” —BOOKRIOT Named as one of the “Essential Books Coming in 2014” by io9 About the Author I grew up in Philadelphia and studied writing at the University of Pennsylvania, the Pennsylvania Governor’s School for the Arts, and Barnard College. I lived in New York City for 10 years before returning to the Philadelphia area with my husband and daughter. The Angel of Losses is my first novel. You can follow me on Twitter and a few other places, and write to me at sbf@stephaniefeldman.com. For more infortmation please visit: http://stephaniefeldman.com/ All our in-store events are free and open to the public. There is parking available in the lot behind the store and in the surrounding neighborhood.Click here for parking information http://www.doylestownborough.net/visitors/parking. If you can't come to an event and still want an autographed copy of the book, you may purchase titles in advance either in the store, over the phone (215.230.7610), or through our website. When buying online, simply use the checkout comments field to indicate that you would like us to request the author's signature at our event before shipping it to you. All event-related inquiries can be sent to our Director of Programming/Publicist, Krisy Paredes, at krisyparedes@gmail.com Digg Facebook Google Technorati del.icio.us

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Sep
6
LeapBand Fit Made Fun Event!
Barnes & Noble Booksellers - Neshaminy Mall, Saturday, September 6 at 1pm
Special Event, Hands-On Learning Join us today for a hands-on learning event, featuring LeapBand! It's Fit Made Fun! (added from Barnes & Noble)
Sep
6
Freedom to Read & View
Help Northeast Regional Library celebrate your freedom to read and view! Revisit Harry Potter and the Sorcerers Stone by J.K. Rowling on the big screen! (Movie Rated PG) BYOP = Bring your own pop & popcorn! Look for more titles on display during Banned Books Week September 21 - 27.

Categories: Film Programs, Adults, Senior Citizens, Teens

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Sep
6
National Fit Made Fun Day
Barnes & Noble Booksellers - Deptford, Saturday, September 6 at 7pm
Special Event, Hands-On Learning We are celebrating National Fit Made Fun Day with LeapFrog. Come out for a heart pumping evening of fun at Barnes & Noble. (added from Barnes & Noble)
Sep
8
Storytime w/Miss Larissa
The Doylestown Bookshop, Monday, September 8 at 10am
Come and join the fun with Miss Larissa every Monday at 10:00 am for our popular children's story time featuring music, books, crafts and more. No sign-ups necesssary.

The recommended age group for this story hour is 2-4 and we do ask that you stay with your children throughtout the story time. Lolly Hopwood & the Let's Play Today Bunch Available now: An Adventurous Day This is Lolly & YoYo's second album. It features 16 songs PLUS a 16 page fit tip booklet so you and your kids can play along at home. It's always a great day to play! Go! Go! Go! This album will be great to get your own kids up and moving or to use in classes or daycare.

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Sep
8
Book Signing and Lecture with Tony Rivenbark
Executive Director of Thalian Hall, Tony Rivenbark, will be talking about and signing his new book, Images of America: Thalian Hall. Join him to learn about Wilmington's own theater history and see images from its past. Refreshments will be served.

Books can be purchased after August 17th at all Thalian Hall events, by visiting theater offices, on Thalianhall.org, or by calling 910-632-2282. They will also be available at the event.

Categories: History and Genealogy, All Ages

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Sep
8
Book Launch for Thom Nickels Legendary Locals of Center City Philadelphia
Legendary Locals of Center City Philadelphia, Pennsylvania by Thom Nickels

Special Event, Author Reading, Author Signing Philadelphia is a hard mistress when it comes to honoring native talent. This new book on Philadelphia notables, past and present, will keep you reading and reading. Agnes Repplier, John Wanamaker, George Lippard, Vincent Kling, Mike Schmidt and more. (added from Barnes & Noble)… (more)
Sep
9
Salem County Special Services Early Intervention Program
Gloucester County Library - Logan Township, Tuesday, September 9 at 10am
Storytime

Categories: Adult Program

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Sep
9
Sabotage
Penn Bookstore (Barnes & Noble), Tuesday, September 9 at 6pm
Meet Matt Cook as he reads from his debut novel Sabotage. (added from Macmillan)
Sep
9
Food For Thought Book Club
The Doylestown Bookshop, Tuesday, September 9 at 6:15pm
Food for Thought: A Book Club with the Doylestown Food Co-Op

Tuesday, September 9th @ 6:15 PM September's book selection, Prodigal Summer: Barbara Kingsolver's fifth novel is a hymn to wildness that celebrates the prodigal spirit of human nature, and of nature itself. It weaves together three stories of human love within a larger tapestry of lives amid the mountains and farms of southern Appalachia. Over the course of one humid summer, this novel's intriguing protagonists face disparate predicaments but find connections to one another and to the flora and fauna with which they necessarily share a place. Digg Facebook Google Technorati del.icio.us

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Sep
9
Richard A. Epstein, The Classical Liberal Constitution: The Uncertain Quest for Limited Government
National Constitution Center, Tuesday, September 9 at 6:30pm
Richard A. Epstein, The classical liberal constitution: The Uncertain Quest for Limited Government

Speaking at the National Constitution Center (added from Harvard University Press)
Sep
9
Deadout
Chester County Book Company, Tuesday, September 9 at 7pm
Meet Jon McGoran as he reads from his new thriller novel Deadout, the sequel to Drift. (added from Macmillan)
Sep
10
Senior Discount Day
The Doylestown Bookshop, Wednesday, September 10 at 00am
Every Wednesday is Senior Discount Day Seniors 65+ will receive 10% off their purchase AND can enjoy FREE coffee or tea from 9-10AM.

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Location: Street: 16 S Main St City: Doylestown, Province: Pennsylvania Postal Code: 18901 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
Sep
10
Infinite Possibilities Book Club
The Doylestown Bookshop, Wednesday, September 10 at 6:30pm
Currently Reading Meeting Wednesday September 10th @ 6:30pm “Infinite Possibilities Book Club" Facilitated by The Possibility Coaches, Chris Pattay & Jon Satin and hosted by The Doylestown Bookshop. This Book Club meets the 2nd Thursday of each month. 6:30PM - 8:00 PM. Free event. Refreshments served. This is a great opportunity to meet like-minded people and enjoy lively discussion. The books selected each month will be specifically related to the personal growth and development genres. Come and share your wisdom as well as receive new insights. Already have the book? Please join us.

Don’t have the book? That’s okay. Pre-purchase it by contacting The Doylestown Bookshop 215-230-7610. Join anytime. Open to everyone. Bio: The Possibility Coaches Jon Satin and Chris Pattay are known as “The Positive Change Experts.” They are Life, Relationship and Business Coaches. Chris and Jon assist people to live their lives authentically to the core of their being. Their focus is creating positive results for individuals over 40 with life’s challenges and transitions. Since founding Possibility Coaches in 2002, they have been actively exploring the human experience and condition, and empowering individuals and business owners worldwide to live a life of meaning, passion and purpose. Jon and Chris are the authors of "Living an Inspired, Empowered and Joy-filled Life: 365 Daily Tips to Get You There!" To learn more about them, visit: www.PossibilityCoaches.com Join Jon and Chris for fun and refreshments! www.PossibilityCoaches.com or call 215-794-0135.

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