Book Club, Book List

Upcoming Book Club Books January/February

While we're operating on limited hours, our book clubs are still meeting virtually. Click on the header for each one to be directed to it's page on our website, and contact our manager, Sarah, at sarah@townebc.com if you see one you'd like to join and she'll give you moderator's information! A number of our book… Continue reading Upcoming Book Club Books January/February

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YA Books for Every Romance Trope

What is a trope? It is a recurring literary theme. From rags to riches to being the “chosen one,” it’s a popular device used in many stories. Whether you realize it or not, you probably gravitate toward books with similar story elements.  Some of my personal favorite tropes are the ones surrounding romance. Even if… Continue reading YA Books for Every Romance Trope

Book List, Staff Picks

Last Minute Holiday Gifts Staff Picks!

Still need the perfect gift for someone? Check out our latest staff picks! Staff picks TBC Links No One Asked for This by Cazzie David Cazzie is a good writer, and definitely funny in a early comedic way - she says she’s more like her dad than mom and the resemblance is obvious. I could… Continue reading Last Minute Holiday Gifts Staff Picks!

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20th Century Classics

Today's blog post is from Charlie! He's sharing his favorite books published in the 20th century that quickly became staples of classic literature! 20th Century Classics TBC LINKS Sula by Toni Morrison Two girls who grow up to become women. Two friends who become something worse than enemies. In this brilliantly imagined novel, Toni Morrison… Continue reading 20th Century Classics

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Hauntingly Spooky Middle Grade Reads for the Holidays

Hi there everyone! Well the holidays are upon us in full force, and everyone’s out shopping for the perfect gifts for their loved ones. My mom is an expert at this, as every year she finds exactly the type of book I want to read during the holidays: A spooky story full of ghosts and… Continue reading Hauntingly Spooky Middle Grade Reads for the Holidays