From Bank Square Books & Savoy Bookshop & Cafe

Upcoming Events

Gift Card Week (Discounts & Prizes)

- Monday, October 12, 2015 - 10:00AM

Do you have unused Bank Square Books gift cards lying around? Dig them up and head to the store from October 12 to 18 and get 15% off your entire order, plus be entered in a drawing to win a $50 gift card! (To qualify to enter the drawing, you must use up the entire card.)    

CLOSED FOR THANKSGIVING

11/23/2017 - 8:00AM

Both bookstores will be closed in celebration of Thanksgiving Day. 

Small Business Saturday and Indies First

11/25/2017 - 8:00AM

Support your local independent bookstores on Small Business Saturday/Indies First and shop here for all your holiday gift needs Bank Square Books: Open from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Savoy Bookshop & Café: Open from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.

CANCELED: Savoy Story Hour

11/25/2017 - 11:00AM


HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE SIGNING: James R. Benn (The Usual Santas) at Bank Square Books

11/26/2017 - 1:00PM

Bank Square Books and Savoy Bookshop & Café are delighted to present our Holiday Gift Guide series. Each author will appear for a book signing at one of our bookstores throughout the holiday season. Buy a personalized book for someone you love, and we'll gift wrap it for free! See the full list here.  FOR PEOPLE WHO LOVE: A Good Mystery Book: The Usual Santas, with a contribution by James R. Benn Eighteen delightful holiday short stories by some of your favorite Soho...

HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE SIGNING: Armando Lucas Correa (The German Girl) at Bank Square Books

11/27/2017 - 6:30PM

Bank Square Books and Savoy Bookshop & Café are delighted to present our Holiday Gift Guide series. Each author will appear for a book signing at one of our bookstores throughout the holiday season. Buy a personalized book for someone you love, and we'll gift wrap it for free! See the full list here.  For people who love: World War II Novels Book: The German Girl, by Armando Lucas Correa A young girl flees Nazi-occupied Germany with her family and best friend, only to...

HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE SIGNING: Jessica Keener (Strangers in Budapest) at Savoy

11/28/2017 - 6:00PM

Bank Square Books and Savoy Bookshop & Café are delighted to present our Holiday Gift Guide series. Each author will appear for a book signing at one of our bookstores throughout the holiday season. Buy a personalized book for someone you love, and we'll gift wrap it for free! See the full list here.  For people who love: Suspense Novels Book: Strangers in Budapest, by Jessica Keener Budapest: gorgeous city of secrets, with ties to a shadowy, bloody past. It is to this...

HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE SIGNING: Caryn B. Davis (A Connecticut Christmas) at Bank Square Books

11/29/2017 - 5:00PM

Bank Square Books and Savoy Bookshop & Café are delighted to present our Holiday Gift Guide series. Each author will appear for a book signing at one of our bookstores throughout the holiday season. Buy a personalized book for someone you love, and we'll gift wrap it for free! See the full list here.  For people who love: The Nutmeg State Book: A Connecticut Christmas, by Caryn B. Davis Celebrate the Holiday Traditions of the Nutmeg State. A Connecticut Christmas is a...

SAVOY: Romance Event with Loretta Chase, Sarah MacLean, Maya Rodale, Megan Frampton, and Joanna Shupe

11/30/2017 - 7:00PM

Savoy Bookshop & Café presents an evening of romance with authors Loretta Chase, Sarah MacLean, Maya Rodale, and Megan Frampton. This event is free and open to the public, and wine and beer will be available for purchase from our cafe.  About the Authors Loretta Chase (A Duke in Shining Armor) Loretta Chase has worked in academe, retail, and the visual arts, as well as on the street—as a meter maid—and in video, as a scriptwriter. She might have developed an excitingly checkered...

HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE SIGNING: Min Jin Lee (Pachinko) at Bank Square Books

11/30/2017 - 5:00PM

Bank Square Books and Savoy Bookshop & Café are delighted to present our Holiday Gift Guide series. Each author will appear for a book signing at one of our bookstores throughout the holiday season. Buy a personalized book for someone you love, and we'll gift wrap it for free! See the full list here.  For people who love: Literary Fiction Book: Pachinko, by Min Jin Lee In the early 1900s, teenaged Sunja, the adored daughter of a crippled fisherman, falls for a wealthy...

SAVOY: Romance Event with Loretta Chase, Sarah MacLean, Maya Rodale, and Megan Frampton

11/30/2017 - 7:00PM

Savoy Bookshop & Café presents an evening of romance with authors Loretta Chase, Sarah MacLean, Maya Rodale, and Megan Frampton. This event is free and open to the public, and wine and beer will be available for purchase from our cafe.  About the Authors Loretta Chase (A Duke in Shining Armor) Loretta Chase has worked in academe, retail, and the visual arts, as well as on the street—as a meter maid—and in video, as a scriptwriter. She might have developed an excitingly checkered...

HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE SIGNING: Linda Burhance (Big Knit Love) at Bank Square Books

12/01/2017 - 5:00PM

Bank Square Books and Savoy Bookshop & Café are delighted to present our Holiday Gift Guide series. Each author will appear for a book signing at one of our bookstores throughout the holiday season. Buy a personalized book for someone you love, and we'll gift wrap it for free! See the full list here.  For people who love: Crafting & Knitting Book: Big Knit Love, by Linda Burhance Big knitting is fast and fashionable Big.Knit.Love. introduces newbies and...

HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE SIGNING: Kara LaReau (The Infamous Ratsos) & Debbi Michiko Florence (Jasmine Toguchi) at Savoy

12/02/2017 - 3:00PM

Bank Square Books and Savoy Bookshop & Café are delighted to present our Holiday Gift Guide series. Each author will appear for a book signing at one of our bookstores throughout the holiday season. Buy a personalized book for someone you love, and we'll gift wrap it for free! See the full list here.  For people who love: Middle-Grade Books Book: The Infamous Ratsos, by Kara LaReau When Louie and Ralphie Ratso set out to transform a cluttered lot into an arcade, they end...

HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE SIGNING: Kara LaReau (The Infamour Ratsos) & Debbi Michiko Florence (Jasmine Toguchi) at Savoy

12/02/2017 - 3:00PM

Bank Square Books and Savoy Bookshop & Café are delighted to present our Holiday Gift Guide series. Each author will appear for a book signing at one of our bookstores throughout the holiday season. Buy a personalized book for someone you love, and we'll gift wrap it for free! See the full list here.  For people who love: Middle-Grade Books Book: The Infamous Ratsos, by Kara LaReau When Louie and Ralphie Ratso set out to transform a cluttered lot into an arcade, they end...

HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE SIGNING: Christopher Price (The Drive for Five) at Bank Square Books

12/02/2017 - 1:00PM

Bank Square Books and Savoy Bookshop & Café are delighted to present our Holiday Gift Guide series. Each author will appear for a book signing at one of our bookstores throughout the holiday season. Buy a personalized book for someone you love, and we'll gift wrap it for free! See the full list here.  For people who love: Football & The Patriots Book: The Drive for Five, by Christopher Price A behind-the-scenes look at the legendary 2016 New England Patriots season...

OYSTER CLUB: Author Dinner with Alex Prud'homme (The French Chef in America: Julia Child's Second Act)

12/03/2017 - 6:30PM

Oyster Club and Bank Square Books present a dinner with Alex Prud'homme in celebration of his latest book, The French Chef in America: Julia Child's Second Act. Your ticket includes a multicourse dinner, drink pairing, and a copy of The French Chef in America. Copies of Alex's other books will be available for purchase as well. Tickets are $80, plus tax and tip. About the Book In this enchanting follow-up to My Life in France—Julia Child’s beloved and best-selling memoir—her...

HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE SIGNING: Katherine Hauswirth (The Book of Noticing) at Bank Square Books

12/04/2017 - 5:00PM

Bank Square Books and Savoy Bookshop & Café are delighted to present our Holiday Gift Guide series. Each author will appear for a book signing at one of our bookstores throughout the holiday season. Buy a personalized book for someone you love, and we'll gift wrap it for free! See the full list here. For people who love: Nature Writing Book: The Book of Noticing, by Katherine Hauswirth John Muir said, "When one tugs at a single thing in nature, he finds it attached to the...

HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE SIGNING: Susan Kietzman (Every Other Wednesday) at Bank Square Books

12/05/2017 - 5:00PM

Bank Square Books and Savoy Bookshop & Café are delighted to present our Holiday Gift Guide series. Each author will appear for a book signing at one of our bookstores throughout the holiday season. Buy a personalized book for someone you love, and we'll gift wrap it for free! See the full list here.  For people who love: Women's Fiction Book: Every Other Wednesday, by Susan Kietzman Three women, each facing an empty nest, come together to cheer and challenge one another...

HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE SIGNING: L.M. Browning (The Castoff Children) at Savoy

12/06/2017 - 6:00PM

Bank Square Books and Savoy Bookshop & Café are delighted to present our Holiday Gift Guide series. Each author will appear for a book signing at one of our bookstores throughout the holiday season. Buy a personalized book for someone you love, and we'll gift wrap it for free! See the full list here.  For people who love: American Historical Fiction Book: The Castoff Children, by L.M. Browning The year is 1850. The Revolutionary War has long since come to an end and...

HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE SIGNING: Mark Shasha (Night of the Moonjellies) at Bank Square Books

12/08/2017 - 5:00PM

Bank Square Books and Savoy Bookshop & Café are delighted to present our Holiday Gift Guide series. Each author will appear for a book signing at one of our bookstores throughout the holiday season. Buy a personalized book for someone you love, and we'll gift wrap it for free! See the full list here. For people who love: Classic Picture Books Book: Night of the Moonjellies, by Mark Shasha Mark spends a busy, noisy day helping out at Gram's seaside hot dog stand. After the...

BSB: Book Signing with Bette MacGregor Collins (Meditations on the Stained Glasses of Calvary)

12/09/2017 - 1:00PM

Bank Square Books presents an open house book signing with Mystic author Bette MacGregor Colllins, the author of the book Meditations on the Stained Glasses of Calvary. This event is free and open to the public. About the Book Meditations on the Stained Glasses of Calvary is a book with a mission. Born out of the author’s desire to photograph and document the historic stained and painted glasses of Calvary Episcopal Church in Stonington, Connecticut, for posterity in book form, this gorgeous...

HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE SIGNING: Derek Strahan (New England: Then and Now) at Savoy

12/09/2017 - 3:00PM

Bank Square Books and Savoy Bookshop & Café are delighted to present our Holiday Gift Guide series. Each author will appear for a book signing at one of our bookstores throughout the holiday season. Buy a personalized book for someone you love, and we'll gift wrap it for free! See the full list here.  For people who love: New England History Book: New England: Then and Now, by Mark Strahan Vintage photos from 100 years ago are paired with the same viewpoint...

HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE SIGNING: Lisa Fiedler (Ages of Oz) at Savoy

12/10/2017 - 3:00PM

Bank Square Books and Savoy Bookshop & Café are delighted to present our Holiday Gift Guide series. Each author will appear for a book signing at one of our bookstores throughout the holiday season. Buy a personalized book for someone you love, and we'll gift wrap it for free! See the full list here. For people who love: The Wizard of Oz Book: Ages of Oz, by Lisa Fiedler Lions, and tigers, and bears, not quite! Travel down the red brick road with the world’s most iconic Good...

HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE SIGNING: Leslie Tryon (The Thumbtack Dancer) at Savoy

12/12/2017 - 6:00PM

Bank Square Books and Savoy Bookshop & Café are delighted to present our Holiday Gift Guide series. Each author will appear for a book signing at one of our bookstores throughout the holiday season. Buy a personalized book for someone you love, and we'll gift wrap it for free! See the full list here. For people who love: Dancing & Art Book: The Thumbtack Dancer, by Leslie Tryon Gus is a most promising, most energetic and most talented young dancer who figures out how to...

BSB: Circle at the Square Book Club (The Curve of Time, by M. Wylie Blanchet)

12/14/2017 - 5:00PM


HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE SIGNING: Annie Harnett (Rabbit Cake) at Bank Square Books

12/14/2017 - 5:00PM

Bank Square Books and Savoy Bookshop & Café are delighted to present our Holiday Gift Guide series. Each author will appear for a book signing at one of our bookstores throughout the holiday season. Buy a personalized book for someone you love, and we'll gift wrap it for free! See the full list here.  For people who love: Quirky, Smart Books Book: Rabbit Cake, by Annie Harnett Elvis Babbitt has a head for the facts: she knows science proves yellow is the happiest color...

CLOSED FOR CHRISTMAS

12/25/2017 - 8:00AM

Both bookstores will be closed for Christmas Day. 

SAVOY Story Hour

01/06/2018 - 11:00AM


BSB: New Year's Resolutions Event with Cynthia E. Mazzaferro (Powerful Beyond Measure: 3 Steps to Claim Your Power Within for a Happy & Healthy Life)

01/07/2018 - 2:00PM

Bank Square Books presents the first in our New Year's Resolutions series, featuring Cynthia E. Mazzaferro, the author of Powerful Beyond Measure: 3 Steps to Claim Your Power Within for a Happy & Healthy Life. This event is free and open to the public. About the Book Powerful Beyond Measure is a complete transformational guide to living a life of authenticity and abundance that’s deeply rooted in love, acceptance, compassion, and kindness. Readers learn how to discover and embrace...

BSB: Circle at the Square Book Club (Waking Lions, by Ayelet Gundar-Goshen)

01/11/2018 - 5:00PM


Savoy Story Hour

01/13/2018 - 11:00AM


SAVOY: Wine Tasting With Jonathan Edwards Winery

01/17/2018 - 5:30PM

Savoy Bookshop & Café invites you to join us for a complimentary wine tasting with Jonathan Edwards Winery. This event is open to the public for anyone over 21 and will be hosted by Susan Denice of Jonathan Edwards.  About Jonathan Edwards Winery Located in the quaint town of North Stonington, Jonathan Edwards Winery is situated on a beautiful 48- acre hilltop of farm country not far from the coastline of Mystic and Rhode Island. The Edwards family has taken a unique approach to...

SAVOY: Book Signing with Claremary Sweeney (Last Train to Kingston)

01/20/2018 - 3:00PM

Savoy Bookshop & Café presents an open house book signing with local author Claremary P. Sweeney for her new book Last Train to Kingston, set in Rhode Island. About the Book On a chill November night, Thea Lorimar arrives on the last train to the small village of Kingston, Rhode Island. She patiently waits, unaware of her killer lurking in the darkness. South Kingstown's Detective Lieutenant Kara Langley is charged with unraveling the clues left behind to discover what brought the victim...

Savoy Story Hour Featuring Anika Denise and Christopher Denise

01/20/2018 - 11:00AM


Savoy Story Hour

01/27/2018 - 11:00AM


Savoy Story Hour Featuring David Cundy (Animals Spell Love)

02/03/2018 - 11:00AM

Savoy Bookshop & Café presents its Saturday Story Hour featuring guest storyteller and author David Cundy, who will be reading his book Animals Spell Love and leading an art project.  About the Book The expression of love has occurred throughout the ages in innumerable fashions. Sonnets, soliloquies, songs; 'countless ways' is the true answer to Elizabeth Barrett Browning's How do I love thee? Often, the simplest method is best, using the word itself: Love. In Animals...

BSB: Circle at the Square Book Club (Pachinko, by Min Jin Lee)

02/08/2018 - 5:00PM


Savoy Story Hour

02/10/2018 - 11:00AM


Savoy Story Hour

02/17/2018 - 11:00AM


Savoy Story Hour

02/24/2018 - 11:00AM


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