SuddenLight

Byrd’s Books welcomes Garth Stein on Saturday March 21st at Western Connecticut State University’s Ruth Haas Library

On Saturday March 21st at 6:30p.m., Byrd's Books is proud to host New York Times bestselling author Garth Stein in the Ruth Haas Library at Western Connecticut State University with a reading & presentation on his new novel, A Sudden Light, flowed by a short question and answer period and book signing. (To register click here) About the book: A family confronts long-buried secrets as it struggles for forgiveness and redemption in this … [Read More...]

Game of My Life

“Game of My Life New York Mets” author event with Danbury’s Michael Garry on Thursday March 5th

Please joins us Thursday March 5th at 7:00p.m. as Michael Garry tells the stories and signs copies of his new book, "Game of My Life New York Mets: Memorable Stories of Mets Baseball" (release date: March 3rd). About the book: This new addition to the Game of My Life series takes a personal look inside some of the biggest moments of the Mets' greatest and most beloved players, from journeymen to superstars, as the Mets morphed from a dismal … [Read More...]

RemedyforLove

The Remedy for Love

The Remedy for Love By Bill Roorbach FINALIST FOR THE 2014 KIRKUS PRIZE FOR FICTION "A flat-out funny, sexy, and poignant romantic thriller." They're calling for the "Storm of the Century," and in western Maine, that means something. So Eric closes his law office early and heads to the grocery store. But when an unkempt and seemingly unstable young woman in line comes up short on cash, a kind of old-school charity takes hold of his … [Read More...]

Psychic Abilities

Melanie Barnum’s latest book, “Psychic Abilities for Beginners: Awaken Your Intuitive Senses”

We were thrilled to have Melanie Barnum return with her latest book, "Psychic Abilities for Beginners: Awaken Your Intuitive Senses" on Thursday January 22nd at 6:30. About the book: There's more to this lifetime than the naked eye can see, and "Psychic Abilities for Beginners" is the perfect guide to this unseen knowledge. When you develop your psychic skills, you will increase your confidence, stimulate your potential, and expose the … [Read More...]

Featured books & events

Game of My Life

“Game of My Life New York Mets” author event with Danbury’s Michael Garry on Thursday March 5th

Please joins us Thursday March 5th at 7:00p.m. as Michael Garry tells the stories and signs copies of his new book, "Game of My Life New York Mets: Memorable Stories of Mets Baseball" (release date: March 3rd). About the book: This new addition … [Read More...]

Leaving Berlin

Leaving Berlin

Caught in the McCarthy anti-Communist investigations because of his prewar politics, a young Jewish writer who fled the Nazis to America makes a desperate bargain with the fledgling CIA to work as a spy in a decimated Berlin. Targeted by McCarthyism … [Read More...]

Moriarty

Moriarty

Moriarty By Anthony Horowitz The game is once again afoot in this thrilling mystery from the bestselling author of The House of Silk, sanctioned by the Conan Doyle estate, which explores what really happened when Sherlock Holmes and his arch … [Read More...]

Lost Boy

Lost Boy

After a near-fatal car accident, 12-year-old Ryder's mother needs an operation they cannot afford and while a new friend tries to raise funds, Ryder travels with a grouchy, disabled neighbor from Yankee Stadium to Turner Field seeking the major league baseball player who might be Ryder's father. … [Read More...]

Flowers are calling

Flowers Are Calling

This rhyming, poetic and beautifully illustrated picture book explores the wonders of natural cooperation between plants, animals and insects. … [Read More...]

Bug Detective

Bug Detective

From creepy-crawly beetles and scary spiders to beautiful butterflies, this playful guide will grab bug-crazy kids! Funny picture-packed pages provide tons of information on tons of bugs, with each spread focusing on one particular creature. Plus, the book comes with a magnifying glass so budding "detectives" can complete the “missions” they'll find throughout. … [Read More...]

Legends

Legends: The Best Players, Games, and Teams in Baseball

Presents a history of America's pastime that discusses many of its most notable players, teams, rivalries, and moments, from Jackie Robinson's breaking of the color barrier to the home run race between Sammy Sosa and Mark McGwire. … [Read More...]

H is for Hawk

H is for Hawk

An award-winning best-seller from the UK recounts how the author, an experienced falconer grieving the sudden death of her father, endeavored to train for the first time a dangerous goshawk predator as part of her personal recovery. … [Read More...]

WildTruth

The Wild Truth

The Wild Truth By Carine McCandless "The Wild Truth is an important book on two fronts: It sets the record straight about a story that has touched thousands of readers, and it opens up a conversation about hideous domestic violence hidden behind a mask of prosperity and propriety." —NPR.org In the more than twenty years since the body of Chris McCandless was discovered in the wilds of … [Read More...]

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