Byrd’s and Buzzed at PourMe!

Byrd's Books brings author Erik Ofgang to PourMe in downtown Danbury on Thursday October 26th at 7:00pm. With his book, Buzzed: Beers, Booze and Coffee Brews: Where to Enjoy the Best Craft Beverages in New England. Erik takes us on a journey throughout New England's favorite beverage haunts. Join us for an evening of great dining, beverage samples and a book talk. Your $40.00 fee covers a copy of the book, lite fare from PourMe, tax and tip. Cash … [Read More...]

Byrd’s and Buzzed at PourMe!

Byrd's Books brings author Erik Ofgang to PourMe in downtown Danbury on Thursday October 26th at 7:00pm. With his book, Buzzed: Beers, Booze and Coffee Brews: Where to Enjoy the Best Craft Beverages in New England. Erik takes us on a journey throughout New England's favorite beverage haunts. Join us for an evening of great dining, beverage samples and a book talk. Your $40.00 fee covers a copy of the book, lite fare from PourMe, tax and tip. Cash … [Read More...]

Complete Stories

By Kurt Vonnegut. Here for the first time is the complete short fiction of one of the twentieth century's foremost imaginative geniuses. More than half of Vonnegut's output was short fiction, and never before has the world had occasion to wrestle with it all together. Organized thematically--"War," "Women," "Science," "Romance," "Work Ethic versus Fame and Fortune," "Behavior," "The Band Director" (those stories featuring Lincoln High's band … [Read More...]

Astrophysics for People in a Hurry

Astrophysicist Neil DeGrasse Tyson (American Museum of Natural History, Hayden Planetarium) is the host of StarTalk and Cosmos: A SpaceTime Odyssey. In this pocket- or purse-sized overview for general readers, he explains foundations of astrophysics using plain language, a sense of humor, a bit of philosophy, and references to popular culture such as Star Wars and Star Trek. Readers will learn about the origins of the universe, quantum mechanics, … [Read More...]

Featured books & events

Complete Stories

By Kurt Vonnegut. Here for the first time is the complete short fiction of one of the twentieth century's foremost imaginative geniuses. More than half of Vonnegut's output was short fiction, and never before has the world had occasion to wrestle … [Read More...]

A Legacy of Spies

A long-anticipated new Smiley novel finds George Smiley, his colleague Peter Guillam and other former members of the British Secret Service facing charges for decades-old, once-toasted intelligence operations by a generation that is unfamiliar with … [Read More...]

Celebrate Morningstar: Growing Up With Books with Ann Hood

Join us Sunday afternoon October 29th at 3:00p.m. for a very special author talk with Ann Hood, author of Morningstar: Growing Up With Books. To register and save a spot, click HERE. About the book: In her admired works of fiction, including … [Read More...]

Turtles All the Way Down

By John Green. Sixteen-year-old Aza never intended to pursue the mystery of fugitive billionaire Russell Pickett, but there’s a hundred-thousand-dollar reward at stake and her Best and Most Fearless Friend, Daisy, is eager to investigate. So together, they navigate the short distance and broad divides that separate them from Russell Pickett’s son, Davis. Aza is trying. She is trying to be a good daughter, a good friend, a good student, and maybe even a good detective, while also living … [Read More...]

La La La

By Kate DiCamillo. A nearly wordless graphic story follows a singing little girl's courageous search for a friend among the trees, pond and other unresponsive things in her world, until one wondrous night when her song is finally heard by someone who understands. By the author of the Newbery Medal-winning The Tale of Despereaux. … [Read More...]

Ghosts of Greenglass House

By Kate Milford. Spending another holiday season stuck in a house full of unusual guests who are not what they seem, 13-year-old Milo uncovers fresh clues alongside old and new friends who help him search for a mysterious map and a famous smuggler's lost haul, in a sequel to the Edgar Award-winning Greenglass House. … [Read More...]

Astrophysics for People in a Hurry

Astrophysicist Neil DeGrasse Tyson (American Museum of Natural History, Hayden Planetarium) is the host of StarTalk and Cosmos: A SpaceTime Odyssey. In this pocket- or purse-sized overview for general readers, he explains foundations of astrophysics using plain language, a sense of humor, a bit of philosophy, and references to popular culture such as Star Wars and Star Trek. Readers will learn … [Read More...]

Stephen Colbert’s Midnight Confessions

Based on the popular segment from The Late Show, a revelatory compilation of satirical, irreverent writings conveys in self-deprecating language the innumerable memories and behaviors for which he is almost sorry. … [Read More...]

An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power: Your Action Handbook to Learn the Science, Find Your Voice, and Help Solve the Climate Crisis

By Albert Gore. The follow up to the #1 New York Times bestselling An Inconvenient Truth and companion to Vice President Al Gore’s new documentary, An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power, this new book is a daring call to action. It exposes the reality of how humankind has aided in the destruction of our planet and delivers hope through groundbreaking information on what you can do now. Vice … [Read More...]

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