It's almost June which means it's time for a new Indie Next List! The Indie Next List is assembled each month by the American Booksellers Association from the reviews shared by indie booksellers, just like us! June Indie Next List Curated Book Lists TBC Links Majumdar’s suspenseful narrative holds a mirror up to society at… Continue reading June Indie Next List
Available this week, The Jane Austen Society is one of the books that got me through my self-isolation reading slump! What follows is my review from my own book review blog, Celebration of Books. The copies of the book just came in today and are available for curbside pickup and FREE shipping! The Jane Austen… Continue reading The Jane Austen Society by Natalie Jenner
Wondering what's new this month that we, the booksellers, loved? Check out our favorite new releases! May New Releases Curated Book Lists Audiobooks eBooks While marked as the third in a trilogy, The Library of Legends can definitely be read on its own. I knew very little of the China-Japan war happening prior to and… Continue reading May New Releases
We officially have a date for yellow status for Montgomery County - June 5th! We are SO excited to continue towards the new normal with this change and we'll keep all of you up to date with what exactly that will look like at Towne Book Center. With this news, I'm excited to announce that… Continue reading Self-Isolation Reading List #10
As we go through the long process of receiving our backlog of books, we're stumbling across some favorites from last year that are new in paperback this spring. Here is the latest list of Indie Next picks that are new in paperback. As of this publishing, they are not on hand, but we expect them… Continue reading May Indie Next List New in Paperback
There are many things we've been very excited about since getting back into the store and starting curbside pickup this week, but one of the most exciting is having access to our signed copies once again! As of the publishing of this post, all featured titles are available as signed copies. And if you purchased… Continue reading Signed Copies!
While I’ve always turned to books to escape the “real world,” the stories in books may be just what we need now more than ever! Since we are living in a time when traveling is discouraged, who is to stop us from “traveling” somewhere new through a book? Here are some contemporary YA books that… Continue reading Summer Escape Reads
Big news! Curbside pickup is now a thing you can do at Towne! For how this is working, I've included our FAQ here and it's also on the website! Indie Bestsellers are also updated and can be found on the curated book lists! Curated Book Lists TBC Links Web Order FAQ Q: What are my… Continue reading Curbside Pickup Now Available!
When thinking about what I would like my next blog post to be about, I thought about including my family on it. Between all of the people I asked, there are many genres included. I talked to my parents, and my maternal grandparents. A lot of these picks are nostalgic favorites, meaning that none of… Continue reading Anna’s Family’s Favorites
Nine weeks down, more to go! We're also excited to introduce our summer intern, Elise, and share her first reading suggestion with you this week. TBC Links Curated Book Lists Self Isolation List #9 Elise is starting her picks off strong with a favorite of Sarah and Marielle as well, local author Sarah J. Maas'… Continue reading Self Isolation Reading List #9