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New Out Next Week!

Get ready to put on those reading glasses because we’ve got some great new releases coming out next week. Stop by the store and pick one up (or two, or three!). And we have all the new Christmas novels starting to be released!

There’s Wilbur Smith’s Desert God, John Grisham’s Gray Mountain, and Sophie Kinsella’s Shopaholic to the Stars. Sounds like some good fall reading is on the way!

Desrt God Wilbur Smith Gray Mountain by John Grisham Sophie Kinsella Shopaholic to the stars


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End of Summer Picks!

Jan Karon has released a new novel in her Father Tim series called, “Somewhere Safe With Somebody Good”. Lee Child also has a new book out and his favorite character, Jack Reacher, makes an appearance in it.

Things are staring to quiet down here at the beach. It’s a great time for bird watching and surf fishing (we’ve got some guides for it). These are indeed the lazy days of the end of summer. Come on down to the beach, the living is easy!

Jan Karon Somewhere Safe With Somebody Good

Lee Child Personal

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New Books!

These are just a few of the books that have been released this week! We’re getting ready for beach reading! Stop by the store and we’ll help you pick out a great book!

New Books in Store

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A Big Week for Books!

There’s a lot happening in the book world this week.  Wally Lamb releases “We are Water”,  he’s a phenomenal writer and one of our favorites.  Then John Grisham publishes “Sycamore Row”  where Jake Brigance is the main character again, as he was in “A Time To Kill”.  And yes, we’ve stocked up on a “Time To Kill” if you want to refresh your memory.

Brad Meltzer tries his hand at non-fiction with “History Decoded: 10 Greatest Conspiracies of Our Time”  and Donna Tartt releases “The Goldfinch”–remember, she wrote  “The Secret History.”

And for our fantasy fans, Veronica Roth releases the third in her Divergent Series “Allegiant.”  Wow, what a week!!

Wally Lamb We Are WaterJohn Grisham Sycamore RowDonna Tartt The GoldfinchVeronica Roth Allegiant

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Book Signing with Diane Chamberlain

We had such a lovely time when Diane came to visit Back Street Cafe and sign copies of her latest book for us Necessary Lies which hit bookstores September 3rd. We were all so thrilled to hear her read and we can’t wait to have her back again. Here is a video from the event created by the wonderful Creatadore Company that has captured so many of our wonderful events from this summer!

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A Few New Ones For You!

Just finished reading The Husbands Secret by Liane Moriarty, it’s a great story set in Australia. It’s reminiscent of a cross between Jodi Picoult and Kate Morton. Also, out this week is Robyn Carr’s The Hero, A Thunder Point Novel. If you liked last year’s Best Selling Gone Girl, give  A.S.A Harrison’s The Silent Wife a try. These last sweet days of summer are here, it’s a great chance to get some reading in!

The Husband's SecretThe HeroThe Silent Wife

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Raindrops Keep Falling on My Head…

Rain, rain go away! But it’s a great time to relax and read a book! New out this week are Stephen White’s Compound Fractures, Terry Goodkind’s The Third Kingdom, and the controversial Zealot by Reza Aslan. If you need a book to get you through the yucky weather stop in and we’ll help you pick something out!

Stephen White Compound FracturesTerry Goodkind The Third KingdomZealot Reza Aslan

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Summertime and the Readin’ is easy!

Lots of great summer time reading at the bookstore! New and out this week is Danielle Steel’s First Sight, Daniel Silva’s The English Girl, and Sarah Dunant’s Blood & Beauty. We’ve got these and so many more just waiting for you at the store, stop by and pick up something for your days in the sweet summer sunshine!

Danielle Steel First SightDaniel Silva The  English GirlSarah Dunant blood-and-beauty

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