Check out our latest staff picks! Staff picks TBC Links Meet the Booksellers Friends Like These by Kimberly McCreight No one writes a contemporary thriller quite like Kimberly McCreight - she is a true master of her art. I loved the multiple perspectives and the immersion into the world of both privilege and poverty that… Continue reading New Staff Picks!
When it came to writing my first blog post for Towne BC, I couldn’t think of a better way to introduce myself than with the thing nearest and dearest to my heart; nature. Outside of the world of books, I feel most at home under the trees with my toes in the grass. So naturally… Continue reading 5 Books for the Wild-Hearted
Jane Austen is comfort food for me. When I’m in a reading slump, I reach for the familiarity of that Austen wit. They’re perfect stories. Romance! Happy endings! And consequences for the “bad guys”! Ooh la la! (It doesn’t hurt that Lizzy & Darcy have the perfect “enemies to lovers” trope going on.) Lucky for… Continue reading Austen Adaptations
I have always been a mood reader. I could make lists of books I plan to read, in any order I pleased, but the minute I completed that list it felt more like a reading assignment than a hobby. I could promise someone that I would read the book they recommended next only to realize… Continue reading A Mood Reader’s Guide to Fall
What is Department 22 you ask? It's our "If You Like THIS, Then Try THIS" section of the store! It's in the front corner with all the book clubs, seasonal picks, Indie Next selections, signed copies, and event books so you can't miss it! We hope to help you find your next favorite book with… Continue reading Venture Into Department 22
October is one of our favorite months here at Towne! While not entirely spooky in our selections, we do have adorably spooky headers for ourselves this month! Staff picks TBC Links Meet the Booksellers Fuzz by Mary Roach Mary is back with her distinctive inquisitiveness and desire to understand the world around her. I laughed,… Continue reading New Picks to Kick Off Spooktober!
Just click on the heading for the list you would like to look at more closely, or click the button below to see all of the lists' links on our Curated Book Lists page! Indie Bestsellers Towne Links NYT Bestsellers Adult Hardcover Fiction Adult Hardcover Nonfiction Adult Paperback Fiction Adult Paperback Nonfiction
We’re excited to share with you the October Indie Next List – every featured title is a great read! Each book cover links to the book’s page on our website for purchase and is followed by the Indie Next blurb and publisher description. October Indie Next Indie Next Lists TBC LINKS Cloud Cuckoo Land by… Continue reading October Indie Next List
Want to see what we've been up to event-wise at Towne? Subscribe to our YouTube channel, and then keep scrolling to see who's visiting us virtually and in person! Click on the image for each author to be directed to their specific event page on our website for more information and to grab a copy… Continue reading Upcoming Events: October
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 firstname.lastname@example.org if you see one you'd like to join and she'll give you moderator's information! Each book club book is… Continue reading Upcoming Book Club Books October