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Indies First on Small Business Saturday (November 29)!

Bestselling author Neil Gaiman and musician-author Amanda Palmer are leading the call for their fellow authors to join the campaign, to “volunteer” at an indie on Small Business Saturday (November 29)! So, Byrd's Books has Len Vlahos (the Scar Boys, YA) at 10:00 a.m. and Tony Abbott (Goofballs (4-8), the Copernicus Legacy (9-12) coming at 11:00 a.m. to tell you about THEIR favorite books! More authors will be added as we get closer to … [Read More...]

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Indies First on Small Business Saturday (November 29)!

Bestselling author Neil Gaiman and musician-author Amanda Palmer are leading the call for their fellow authors to join the campaign, to “volunteer” at an indie on Small Business Saturday (November 29)! So, Byrd's Books has Len Vlahos (the Scar Boys, YA) at 10:00 a.m. and Tony Abbott (Goofballs (4-8), the Copernicus Legacy (9-12) coming at 11:00 a.m. to tell you about THEIR favorite books! More authors will be added as we get closer to … [Read More...]

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Edge of Eternity

Edge of Eternity: Book Three of the Century Trilogy by Ken Follett Ken Follett's Century Trilogy follows the fortunes of five intertwined families – American, German, Russian, English, and Welsh – as they make their way through the twentieth century. It has been called "potent, engrossing" (Publishers Weekly) and "truly epic" (Huffington Post). USA Today said, "You actually feel like you're there." Edge of Eternity, the finale, covers one … [Read More...]

Waiting For The Red Cow

Jerry Brooker returns to Byrd’s Books Friday December 19th at 7:00p.m.

Byrd's Books welcomes back Gerard (Jerry) Brooker for a book discussion and signing of his latest book, "Waiting For the Red Cow". About the book: "Waiting for the Red Cow" is the last in the trilogy about Tyszka and Sarah. We watched them survive Auschwitz and fall in love in "The Illustrator", move to Palestine to help found Israel in "Oh, Israel, My Heart Yearns for Thee". And now, in "Waiting for the Red Cow", we follow them on the most … [Read More...]

Featured books & events

CIDER

“Cider Monday” at Byrd’s Books

Please join us on Monday December 1st for "CIDER Monday"- a day to have some hot cider, a little goodie and a bunch of special in-store deals all on the same day! Who needs the (Ciber) internet anyway?....:-) … [Read More...]

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Writing Workshops With Judith Marks-White

Judith Marks-White has been conducting a great series of writing workshops at the store, so here we have scheduled another round! They fill up quickly so register here early! The classes will function as workshops where you will be introduced to … [Read More...]

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Byrd’s Books celebrates our THIRD birthday Thursday December 11th!

Please join us as we celebrate our THIRD birthday in business on Thursday December 11th. We will have specials all day long thoughout the store- and cake, of course!! … [Read More...]

Young Elites

The Young Elites

By Marie Lu From the "New York Times"-bestselling author of "Legend." Adelina Amouteru survived the blood plague but is left physically scarred. Cast out by her family, Adelina finds refuge within the secret society of Young Elites. To some, the Elites are heroes, but to the Inquisition Axis, they are monsters with demonic powers.   … [Read More...]

Stray

Stray ( Four Sisters Novels )

By Elissa Sussman A cross between The Handmaid's Tale and Wicked, with a dash of Grimm and Disney thrown in, Stray is part coming-of-age story, part fairy tale, part adventure, part sweet romance. Stray tells the story of Aislynn, a princess who misbehaves and must give up her royal trappings and enter a life of service as a fairy godmother. Will Aislynn remain true to her vows and her royal … [Read More...]

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Zero

By Kathryn Otoshi Zero is a big round number. When she looks at herself, she just sees a hole right in her center. Every day she watches the other numbers line up to count: "1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 . . . !" "Those numbers have value. That's why they count," she thinks. But how could a number worth nothing become something? Zero feels empty inside. She watches One having fun with the other numbers. … [Read More...]

Molecules

Molecules

In his highly anticipated sequel to The Elements, Theodore Gray demonstrates how the elements of the periodic table combine to form the molecules that make up our world. Everything physical is made up of the elements and the infinite variety of molecules they form when they combine with each other. In Molecules, Theodore Gray takes the next step in the grand story that began with the periodic … [Read More...]

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Fire Shut Up In My Bones

By Charles M. Blow ""Fire Shut Up in My Bones" is a luminous memoir that digs deep into territory I've longed to read about in black men's writing into the horror of being submerged in a vast drowning swirl of racial, spiritual, and sexual complexity, only to somehow find one's self afloat, though gasping for breath, and then, at long last and at great cost, swimming. I believe both Ancestors … [Read More...]

Not My Father's Son

Not My Father’s Son

A memoir by Alan Cumming In his unique and engaging voice, the acclaimed actor of stage and screen shares the emotional story of his complicated relationship with his father and the deeply buried family secrets that shaped his life and career. A beloved star of stage, television, and film--"one of the most fun people in show business" (Time magazine)--Alan Cumming is a successful artist … [Read More...]

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