Book List, Holiday, Seasonal Picks

Jólabókaflóð: Romance

The last few holiday seasons at the store, we’ve really embraced the idea of celebrating Jólabókaflóð, an Icelandic tradition of giving your loved ones a book and hot chocolate on Christmas Eve. It just feels like a tradition that fits an indie bookstore so perfectly. This afternoon we’re sharing the romance novels we have on… Continue reading Jólabókaflóð: Romance

Book List, Holiday, Seasonal Picks

Jólabókaflóð: Young Adult

The last few holiday seasons at the store, we’ve really embraced the idea of celebrating Jólabókaflóð, an Icelandic tradition of giving your loved ones a book and hot chocolate on Christmas Eve. It just feels like a tradition that fits an indie bookstore so perfectly. This afternoon we're sharing the young adult novels we have… Continue reading Jólabókaflóð: Young Adult

Book List, Holiday, Seasonal Picks

Jólabókaflóð: Middle Grades

The last few holiday seasons at the store, we’ve really embraced the idea of celebrating Jólabókaflóð, an Icelandic tradition of giving your loved ones a book and hot chocolate on Christmas Eve. It just feels like a tradition that fits an indie bookstore so perfectly. This morning we're sharing the middle grade novels we have… Continue reading Jólabókaflóð: Middle Grades

Book List, Staff Picks

Post-Election Staff Recommendations

Today we're sharing our latest staff picks! These are our "regular" staff picks, books staff members pick every two weeks to feature on the shelves by the cash register. Each book is followed by the staff member's blurb and then the synopsis of the book from the publisher. Staff picks TBC Links We Keep the… Continue reading Post-Election Staff Recommendations

Book List, Staff Picks

Staff Favorite Reads of 2020

Happy Election Day everyone! We're closed today at Towne and off to our polling places. Don't forget to go vote if you haven't already! Today we're sharing our favorite reads of 2020 and we hope that you'll stop in tomorrow (or check out our website) and shop with us for your next favorite book! TBC… Continue reading Staff Favorite Reads of 2020

Book List, Staff Post

10 Books Every Introvert Needs to Read

Do you consider yourself an introvert? While extroverts are known for being social, introverts often need to “recharge” their batteries with ‘alone’ time. If you’re like me, cozying up in bed to relax with a good book is the perfect way to end the day. Even better is to read books that make you feel… Continue reading 10 Books Every Introvert Needs to Read

Book List, Staff Picks

New School Year, New Staff Picks!

Today we're sharing our latest staff picks! These are our "regular" staff picks, books staff members pick every two weeks to feature on the shelves by the cash register. Tomorrow we'll be sharing our latest Summer Staff Picks, the paperbacks that we've all picked out for the perfect summer read! Each book is followed by… Continue reading New School Year, New Staff Picks!

Book List, Genre Feature, Staff Post

Books Perfect for that “In-Between” Stage of Life

Young Adult books have been my go-to reads for awhile; it’s the section of the store that I constantly walk through to browse (and most likely buy a book or two). However, something I have realized is how rare it is to find a book where the character is somewhere in their 20s, either in… Continue reading Books Perfect for that “In-Between” Stage of Life