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Upcoming Events

SAVOY: Ashley Hay (A Hundred Small Lessons) in Conversation with Jeanne Blasberg (Eden)

04/24/2018 - 7:00PM

Savoy Bookshop & Cafe presents a Q&A and book signing with Ashley Hay (A Hundred Small Lessons), hosted by local author Jeanne McWilliams Blasberg, author of Eden. This event is free and open to the public.  About the Book When Elsie Gormley leaves the Brisbane house in which she has lived for more than sixty years, Lucy Kiss and her family move in, eager to establish their new life. As they settle in, Lucy and her husband Ben struggle to navigate their transformation...

SAVOY: Ashley Hay (A Hundred Small Lessons)

04/24/2018 - 7:00PM

Savoy Bookshop & Cafe presents an author talk and book signing with Ashley Hay (A Hundred Small Lessons). This event is free and open to the public.  About the Book When Elsie Gormley leaves the Brisbane house in which she has lived for more than sixty years, Lucy Kiss and her family move in, eager to establish their new life. As they settle in, Lucy and her husband Ben struggle to navigate their transformation from adventurous lovers to new parents, taking comfort in memories of...

BSB: Jamie Brenner (The Husband Hour) and Leah DeCesare (Forks, Knives, Spoons) In Conversation

04/25/2018 - 6:00PM

Bank Square Books presents two authors in conversation; Jamie Brenner (The Husband Hour) and Leah DeCesare (Forks, Knives and Spoons). This event is free and open to the public.  About the Books Lauren Adelman and her high school sweetheart Rory Kincaid are a golden couple. They marry just out of college when Rory, a star hockey player, earns a spot in the NHL. Their future could not look brighter until Rory shocks everyone -- Lauren most of all -- by enlisting in the U.S. Army. When...

BSB: Jamie Brenner (The Husband Hour) and Leah DeCesare (Forks, Knives, Spoons) In Conversation

04/25/2018 - 6:00PM

Bank Square Books presents two authors in conversation; Jamie Brenner (The Husband Hour) and Leah DeCesare (Forks, Knives and Spoons). This event is free and open to the public.  About the Books Lauren Adelman and her high school sweetheart Rory Kincaid are a golden couple. They marry just out of college when Rory, a star hockey player, earns a spot in the NHL. Their future could not look brighter until Rory shocks everyone -- Lauren most of all -- by enlisting in the U.S. Army. When...

SAVOY: Author Talk and Book Signing with Colleen Kelly Alexander (Gratitude in Motion)

04/26/2018 - 7:00PM

***THIS EVENT WAS RESCHEDULED FROM MARCH 8*** Get inspired! Savoy Bookshop & Café presents an author discussion with triathlete and survivor Colleen Alexander, author of Gratitude in Motion. This public event is free, and the café will be open for refreshments. About Colleen Kelly Alexander A lifelong athlete and motivational speaker, Colleen teaches others how to aim higher, be stronger, and use adversity as a catalyst to make themselves and the world better. She was an...

SAVOY: Author Talk and Book Signing with Colleen Kelly Alexander (Gratitude in Motion)

04/26/2018 - 7:00PM

***THIS EVENT WAS RESCHEDULED FROM MARCH 8*** Get inspired! Savoy Bookshop & Café presents an author discussion with triathlete and survivor Colleen Alexander, author of Gratitude in Motion. This public event is free, and the café will be open for refreshments. About Colleen Kelly Alexander A lifelong athlete and motivational speaker, Colleen teaches others how to aim higher, be stronger, and use adversity as a catalyst to make themselves and the world better. She was an...

NORWICH INN: Otis Library's Evening with an Author Featuring John. R. Bohrer (The Revolution of Robert Kennedy)

04/27/2018 - 6:00PM

The Board of Trustees of Otis Library presents the 15th Annual Evening with an Author featuring John R. Bohrer (The Revolution of Robert Kennedy). Bank Square Books will provide book sales.  Friday, April 27, 2018    The Spa at Norwich Inn       6:00 PM   Silent Auction Cocktails Dinner Keynote Address    $125 Per Person Includes a copy of The Revolution of Robert Kennedy For more information about tickets, auction...

NORWICH INN: Otis Library's Evening with an Author Featuring John. R. Bohrer (The Revolution of Robert Kennedy)

04/27/2018 - 6:00PM

The Board of Trustees of Otis Library presents the 15th Annual Evening with an Author featuring John R. Bohrer (The Revolution of Robert Kennedy). Bank Square Books will provide book sales.  Friday, April 27, 2018    The Spa at Norwich Inn       6:00 PM   Silent Auction Cocktails Dinner Keynote Address    $125 Per Person Includes a copy of The Revolution of Robert Kennedy For more information about tickets, auction...

Savoy Story Hour

04/28/2018 - 11:00AM

Join us at 11 a.m. every Saturday for story hour at Savoy Bookshop & Café, led by Miss Jess and Friends. These story hours are for all ages and feature Miss Jess, other booksellers, community members and sometimes even authors reading their own books. 

Savoy Story Hour

04/28/2018 - 11:00AM

Join us at 11 a.m. every Saturday for story hour at Savoy Bookshop & Café, led by Miss Jess and Friends. These story hours are for all ages and feature Miss Jess, other booksellers, community members and sometimes even authors reading their own books. 

BSB & SAVOY: Independent Bookstore Day!

04/28/2018 - 8:00AM

Join us all day for Independent Bookstore Day at Bank Square Books and Savoy Bookshop & Cafe! Celebrate your favorite independent bookstore and tell us why you love us! The day's events will include raffles and door prizes; music throughout the day; and exclusive Independent Bookstore Day items for sale that day only.    

BSB & SAVOY: Independent Bookstore Day!

04/28/2018 - 8:00AM

Join us all day for Independent Bookstore Day at Bank Square Books and Savoy Bookshop & Cafe! Celebrate your favorite independent bookstore and tell us why you love us! The day's events will include raffles and door prizes; music throughout the day; and exclusive Independent Bookstore Day items for sale that day only.    

Savoy Story Hour

04/28/2018 - 11:00AM

Join us at 11 a.m. every Saturday for story hour at Savoy Bookshop & Café, led by Miss Jess and Friends. These story hours are for all ages and feature Miss Jess, other booksellers, community members and sometimes even authors reading their own books!

SAVOY: Independent Bookstore Day Celebration

04/28/2018 - 8:00AM

Celebrate Independent Bookstore Day at Savoy Bookshop & Café! Independent Bookstore Day is a celebration of books, readers, and indie bookselling. Independent bookstores are not just stores, they’re community centers and local anchors run by passionate readers. They are entire universes of ideas that contain the possibility of real serendipity. They are lively performance spaces and quiet places where aimless perusal is a day well spent. In a world of tweets and algorithms and pageless...

BSB: Celebrate Independent Bookstore Day + Connecticut Indie Passport

04/28/2018 - 10:00AM

Celebrate Independent Bookstore Day at Bank Square Books! Independent Bookstore Day is a celebration of books, readers, and indie bookselling. Independent bookstores are not just stores, they’re community centers and local anchors run by passionate readers. They are entire universes of ideas that contain the possibility of real serendipity. They are lively performance spaces and quiet places where aimless perusal is a day well spent. In a world of tweets and algorithms and pageless digital...

BSB: Carl Johnson (Life After Big Papi)

04/29/2018 - 1:00PM

Bank Square Books presents a book signing with Carl Johnson for his new book Life After Big Papi. This event is free and open to the public. About the Book Big Papi, David Ortiz, led the young Red Sox team to a regular season Division title in 2016 before losing in the Playoffs. He had the best offensive season of any retiring player in baseball history. This book follows the Red Sox through their first season without Big Papi. Follow the Red Sox as they return to the Playoffs in 2017 without...

BSB: Carl Johnson (Life After Big Papi)

04/29/2018 - 1:00PM

Bank Square Books presents a book signing with Carl Johnson for his new book Life After Big Papi. This event is free and open to the public. About the Book Big Papi, David Ortiz, led the young Red Sox team to a regular season Division title in 2016 before losing in the Playoffs. He had the best offensive season of any retiring player in baseball history. This book follows the Red Sox through their first season without Big Papi. Follow the Red Sox as they return to the Playoffs in 2017 without...

SAVOY: Caitlín R. Kiernan (Black Helicopters) Talk & Book Signing

05/01/2018 - 7:00PM

Savoy Bookshop & Café presents an evening with Providence author Caitlin Kiernan for her new novella Black Helicopters. This event is free and open to the public. About the Book A dark jewel of a novella, this definitive edition of Caitlín R. Kiernan’s Black Helicopters is the expanded and completed version of the World Fantasy Award-nominated original. Just as the Signalman stood and faced the void in Agents of Dreamland, so it falls to Ptolema, a chess piece in her agency’s world-...

SAVOY: Hannah Howard (Feast: True Love in and out of the Kitchen) Talk & Book Signing

05/02/2018 - 7:00PM

Savoy Bookshop & Café presents an author talk and book signing with Hannah Howard for her memoir Feast: True Love in and out of the Kitchen. This event is free and open to the public. About the Book The compulsively readable memoir of a woman at war—with herself, with her body, and with food—while working her way through the underbelly of New York City’s glamorous culinary scene. Hannah Howard is a Columbia University freshman when she lands a hostess job at Picholine, a Michelin-starred...

BSB: Toddler Storytime

05/02/2018 - 11:00AM

Bank Square Books presents a toddler storytime and sing-along hosted by DJ Danny and Friends. This will be held every Wednesday at 11 a.m. and is free and open to the public. DJ Danny will occasionally be joined by other booksellers, members of the community and authors reading their books. This event is especially geared toward kids under 5.

MICHAEL JORDAN'S STEAK HOUSE: Delicious Discussions with Jill Santopolo (The Light We Lost)

05/03/2018 - 12:00PM

Otis Library in Norwich and Bank Square Books present a Delicious Discussions author luncheon with Jill Santopolo, author of the national and international bestselling novel The Light We Lost. Tickets for this event are $40 and include an author talk and signing, a signed copy of The Light We Lost and a buffet lunch at Michael Jordan's Steak House at Mohegan Sun. This event requires pre-registration. Delicious Discussion Author Series is a partnership between Otis Library,...

MICHAEL JORDAN'S STEAK HOUSE: Delicious Discussions with Jill Santopolo (The Light We Lost)

05/03/2018 - 12:00PM

Otis Library in Norwich and Bank Square Books present a Delicious Discussions author luncheon with Jill Santopolo, author of the national and international bestselling novel The Light We Lost. Tickets for this event are $40 and include an author talk and signing, a signed copy of The Light We Lost and a buffet lunch at Michael Jordan's Steak House at Mohegan Sun. This event requires pre-registration. Delicious Discussion Author Series is a partnership between Otis Library,...

Savoy Story Hour

05/05/2018 - 11:00AM

Join us at 11 a.m. every Saturday for story hour at Savoy Bookshop & Café, led by Miss Jess and Friends. These story hours are for all ages and feature Miss Jess, other booksellers, community members and sometimes even authors reading their own books!

BSB: Joanne Soboslai (Promise of a New Dawn)

05/05/2018 - 1:00PM

Bank Square Books presents an open house book signing with Joanne Soboslai for her book Promise of a New Dawn. This event is free and open to the public. About the Book ...A delectable romance for those who believe in the promise of love. Dawn Marie Westmore, loved by her pediatrician father, rejected by her socialite mother for her appearance, is engaged to be married…very soon. In spite of her deep insecurities, she believes in the promise of love. Will a promise shattered devastate Dawn or...

Savoy Story Hour

05/05/2018 - 11:00AM

Join us at 11 a.m. every Saturday for story hour at Savoy Bookshop & Café, led by Miss Jess and Friends. These story hours are for all ages and feature Miss Jess, other booksellers, community members and sometimes even authors reading their own books!

BSB: Joanne Soboslai (Promise of a New Dawn)

05/05/2018 - 1:00PM

Bank Square Books presents an open house book signing with Joanne Soboslai for her book Promise of a New Dawn. This event is free and open to the public. About the Book ...A delectable romance for those who believe in the promise of love. Dawn Marie Westmore, loved by her pediatrician father, rejected by her socialite mother for her appearance, is engaged to be married…very soon. In spite of her deep insecurities, she believes in the promise of love. Will a promise shattered devastate Dawn or...

SAVOY: Stage Door Theater Company Reading of The Butler's Parakeet

05/06/2018 - 6:00PM

Savoy Bookshop & Café presents a stage reading by the Stage Door Theater Company of the new play The Butler's Parakeet, by Eugene J. Celico. Seating is limited, and tickets are $5.  About The Butler's Parakeet The Butler's parakeet is a comedy in two acts. The story centers around MRS. ABAGAIL CHARTSWORTHY, a wealthy widower from Newport, Rhode Island, whose butler of many years of service abruptly quits leaving her with the task of hiring a new one. MRS. CHARTSWORTHY will be played...

BSB: Steven Parlato (The Precious Dreadful) Book Signing

05/06/2018 - 1:00PM

Bank Square Books presents an open house book signing with Connecticut young adult author Steven Parlato for his new book The Precious Dreadful. This event is free and open to the public.  About the Book Combining romance and humor with elements of the paranormal, this is a profound novel about one teenage girl’s decision to redefine her life in the wake of supernatural events. Teddi Alder is just trying to figure out her life. When she joins SUMMERTEENS, a library writing group, she’s...

SAVOY: Poetry Salon Hosted by Lisa Starr

05/07/2018 - 5:00PM

Savoy Bookshop & Café and poet Lisa Starr invite you to join us for a poetry salon at the bookstore. All are welcome, and beverages and snacks will be available for purchase from the cafe.

SAVOY: Poetry Salon Hosted by Lisa Starr

05/07/2018 - 5:00PM

Savoy Bookshop & Café and poet Lisa Starr invite you to join us for a poetry salon at the bookstore. All are welcome, and beverages and snacks will be available for purchase from the cafe.

SAVOY: Jenny Milchman (Wicked River)

05/08/2018 - 6:00PM

Savoy Bookshop & Café presents an author talk and book signing with author Jenny Milchman for her book Wicked River. This event is free and open to the public. About the Book Six million acres of Adirondack forest separate Natalie and Doug Larson from civilization. For the newlyweds, an isolated, back country honeymoon seems ideal: a chance to start their lives together with an adventure, on their own. But just as Natalie and Doug begin to explore the dark interiors of their own hearts,...

SAVOY: Jenny Milchman (Wicked River)

05/08/2018 - 6:00PM

Savoy Bookshop & Café presents an author talk and book signing with author Jenny Milchman for her book Wicked River. This event is free and open to the public. About the Book Six million acres of Adirondack forest separate Natalie and Doug Larson from civilization. For the newlyweds, an isolated, back country honeymoon seems ideal: a chance to start their lives together with an adventure, on their own. But just as Natalie and Doug begin to explore the dark interiors of their own hearts,...

BREAKWATER: True Crime Author Luncheon with Tori Telfer (Lady Killers: Deadly Women Throughout History)

05/09/2018 - 12:00PM

Bank Square Books and Breakwater present a True Crime Author Luncheon featuring Tori Telfer discussing her new book Lady Killers: Deadly Women Throughout History. Tickets include a multi-course meal at Breakwater and an autographed copy of the book. This event requires pre-registration. About the Book Inspired by author Tori Telfer's Jezebel column “Lady Killers,” this thrilling and entertaining compendium investigates female serial killers and their crimes through the ages...

BSB: Jennifer Zeynab Joukhadar (The Map of Salt and Stars)

05/09/2018 - 6:00PM

Bank Square Books presents an author talk and book signing with Jennifer Zeynab Joukhadar (The Map of Salt and Stars). This event is free and open to the public.  About the Book This rich, moving, and lyrical debut novel is to Syria what The Kite Runner was to Afghanistan; the story of two girls living eight hundred years apart--a modern-day Syrian refugee seeking safety and a medieval adventurer apprenticed to a legendary mapmaker--places today's headlines in the sweep of...

BSB: Toddler Storytime

05/09/2018 - 11:00AM

Bank Square Books presents a toddler storytime and sing-along hosted by DJ Danny and Friends. This will be held every Wednesday at 11 a.m. and is free and open to the public. DJ Danny will occasionally be joined by other booksellers, members of the community and authors reading their books. This event is especially geared toward kids under 5.

BSB: Jennifer Zeynab Joukhadar (The Map of Salt and Stars)

05/09/2018 - 6:00PM

Bank Square Books presents an author talk and book signing with Jennifer Zeynab Joukhadar (The Map of Salt and Stars). This event is free and open to the public.  About the Book This rich, moving, and lyrical debut novel is to Syria what The Kite Runner was to Afghanistan; the story of two girls living eight hundred years apart--a modern-day Syrian refugee seeking safety and a medieval adventurer apprenticed to a legendary mapmaker--places today's headlines in the sweep of...

BSB: Circle at The Square Book Club (The Hideaway by Lauren K. Denton)

05/10/2018 - 5:00PM


BSB: Karen C. L. Anderson (Difficult Mothers, Adult Daughters)

05/10/2018 - 6:30PM

Bank Square Books presents an author talk and book signing with Karen C. L. Anderson (Difficult Mothers, Adult Daughters). This event is free and open to the public.  About the Book The best news on the planet is that your mother doesn't have to change in order for you to be happy. In fact, author Karen C.L. Anderson will take it a step further and say, your mother doesn't have to change in order for you to be free, peaceful, contented, and joyful. You can emotionally separate...

BSB: Circle at The Square Book Club (The Hideaway by Lauren K. Denton and The Keeper of Lost Things by Ruth Hogan)

05/10/2018 - 5:00PM


BSB: Circle at The Square Book Club (The Hideaway by Lauren K. Denton and The Keeper of Lost Things by Ruth Hogan)

05/10/2018 - 5:00PM


BSB: Karen C. L. Anderson (Difficult Mothers, Adult Daughters)

05/10/2018 - 6:30PM

Bank Square Books is delighted to present a book release event for local author Karen C. L. Anderson's book Difficult Mothers, Adult Daughters. This event is free and open to the public.  About the Book The best news on the planet is that your mother doesn't have to change in order for you to be happy. In fact, author Karen C.L. Anderson will take it a step further and say, your mother doesn't have to change in order for you to be free, peaceful, contented, and joyful. You can...

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

05/12/2018 - 4:00PM

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...

BSB: Marc Youngquist (The 143rd in Iraq) Book Signing

05/12/2018 - 1:00PM

Bank Square Books presents an open house book signing with local author Marc Youngquist for his book The 143rd in Iraq: Training the Iraqi Police, In Spite of It All. This event is free and open to the public. About the Book Master Sergeant Marc Youngquist has served for over 40 years in the military and law enforcement. Over those years, he has met many unsung American heroes. These are men and women who have served our country with limited resources and support while being separated...

Savoy Story Hour

05/12/2018 - 11:00AM

Join us at 11 a.m. every Saturday for story hour at Savoy Bookshop & Café, led by Miss Jess and Friends. These story hours are for all ages and feature Miss Jess, other booksellers, community members and sometimes even authors reading their own books!

Savoy Story Hour

05/12/2018 - 11:00AM

Join us at 11 a.m. every Saturday for story hour at Savoy Bookshop & Café, led by Miss Jess and Friends. These story hours are for all ages and feature Miss Jess, other booksellers, community members and sometimes even authors reading their own books!

Savoy Fiction Book Club: Pachinko, by Min Jin Lee

05/14/2018 - 6:00PM


Savoy Fiction Book Club: Pachinko, by Min Jin Lee

05/14/2018 - 6:00PM


BSB: Joanna Cantor (Alternative Remedies for Loss) Talk & Book Signing

05/15/2018 - 6:30PM

Bank Square Books presents an author talk and book signing with Connecticut native Joanna Cantor for her novel Alternative Remedies for Loss. This event is free and open to the public.  About the Book A slyly funny coming-of-age novel about a young woman fumbling her way into the mysteries of loss and the travails of adulthood as she tries to make sense of a vanished mother's legacy. When 22-year-old Olivia learned that her mother had only months to live, she pulled up roots, leaving...

BSB: Toddler Storytime

05/16/2018 - 11:00AM

Bank Square Books presents a toddler storytime and sing-along hosted by DJ Danny and Friends. This will be held every Wednesday at 11 a.m. and is free and open to the public. DJ Danny will occasionally be joined by other booksellers, members of the community and authors reading their books. This event is especially geared toward kids under 5.

BSB: Michelle Jacobik (Prosperity After Divorce) Talk & Book Signing

05/17/2018 - 6:30PM

Bank Square Books presents a Self-Improvement Series talk and book signing with local author Michelle Jacobik for her first book, Prosperity After Divorce: Take charge of your finances & create the life you really want using Lifestyle Re-Design Planning. About the Author Michelle Jacobik is a highly sought-after Budget Coach. Her financial solutions & divorce support programs have successfully led individuals around the country in rebuilding their financial foundations. Using budgeting...

BSB: Michelle Jacobik (Prosperity After Divorce) Book Signing

05/17/2018 - 6:30PM

Bank Square Books presents a Self-Improvement Series talk and book signing with local author Michelle Jacobik for her first book, Prosperity After Divorce: Take charge of your finances & create the life you really want using Lifestyle Re-Design Planning. About the Author Michelle Jacobik is a highly sought-after Budget Coach. Her financial solutions & divorce support programs have successfully led individuals around the country in rebuilding their financial foundations. Using budgeting...

BSB: Michelle Jacobik (Prosperity After Divorce) Talk & Book Signing

05/17/2018 - 6:30PM

Bank Square Books presents a Self-Improvement Series talk and book signing with local author Michelle Jacobik for her first book, Prosperity After Divorce: Take charge of your finances & create the life you really want using Lifestyle Re-Design Planning. About the Author Michelle Jacobik is a highly sought-after Budget Coach. Her financial solutions & divorce support programs have successfully led individuals around the country in rebuilding their financial foundations. Using budgeting...

Savoy Story Hour

05/19/2018 - 11:00AM

Join us at 11 a.m. every Saturday for story hour at Savoy Bookshop & Café, led by Miss Jess and Friends. These story hours are for all ages and feature Miss Jess, other booksellers, community members and sometimes even authors reading their own books!

Savoy Story Hour

05/19/2018 - 11:00AM

Join us at 11 a.m. every Saturday for story hour at Savoy Bookshop & Café, led by Miss Jess and Friends. These story hours are for all ages and feature Miss Jess, other booksellers, community members and sometimes even authors reading their own books!

BSB: Melissa Verdier (Fences and Walls) Book Signing

05/19/2018 - 1:00PM

Bank Square Books presents an open house book signing with local author Melissa Verdier for her new book Fences and Walls. This event is free and open to the public. About the Book Phoebe Spring is just coming to terms with her parents’ separation when her mother suffers a breakdown. Unable to visit her mom, and with her freshman year almost finished, her distant dad offers her an incredible riding camp experience for the summer while her mom is undergoing treatment. When a deep secret emerges...

BSB: Dave Bushy (The World Looked Away) Book Signing

05/20/2018 - 1:00PM

Bank Square Books presents an open house book signing with former Mystic resident Dave Bushy for his book The World Looked Away: Vietnam After the War.  About the Book What happened to the people who remained in the former South Vietnam after the war ended in April 1975? Few of us know. The war-weary United States had turned its attention away from the region, and the Communist leadership closed Vietnam to Western journalists. For more than a decade, little was heard, but retribution...

Savoy General Book Club: The Other Einstein by Marie Benedict

05/21/2018 - 5:30PM

May 21 The Other Einstein  by Marie Benedict

BSB: Poetry Reading with Moira Egan (Synæsthesium)

05/21/2018 - 6:30PM

Bank Square Books and the Merrill House present a poetry reading with Merrill House fellow Moira Egan, the author of the collection Synæsthesium. This event is free and open to the public. About Synæsthesium Synæsthesium is an unusual exploration of ekphrasis--poetry that takes a real or imagined work of art as its muse. The first half of the book, Olfactorium, is inspired by various fragrances and the olfactory flashbacks--real or imagined--induced by them. From everyday...

Savoy General Book Club: The Other Einstein by Marie Benedict

05/21/2018 - 5:30PM

May 21 The Other Einstein  by Marie Benedict

BSB: George Michelsen Foy (Run the Storm: A Savage Hurricane, a Brave Crew, and the Wreck of the SS El Faro) Talk and Book Signing

05/23/2018 - 6:30PM

Bank Square Books presents an author talk and book signing with George Michelsen Foy for his new book Run the Storm: A Savage Hurricane, a Brave Crew, and the Wreck of the SS El Faro. This event is free and open to the public. About the Book In the bestselling tradition of The Perfect Storm and The Finest Hours, a harrowing true account of the mysterious disappearance of the SS El Faro, a gigantic American cargo ship that sank in the Bermuda Triangle, taking with...

BSB: Toddler Storytime

05/23/2018 - 11:00AM

Bank Square Books presents a toddler storytime and sing-along hosted by DJ Danny and Friends. This will be held every Wednesday at 11 a.m. and is free and open to the public. DJ Danny will occasionally be joined by other booksellers, members of the community and authors reading their books. This event is especially geared toward kids under 5.

WILCOX TAVERN: An Evening with Chef Edward Lee (Buttermilk Graffiti)

05/24/2018 - 7:00PM

Bank Square Books and Wilcox Tavern invite you to join us for an evening of food and conversation with Edward Lee, the chef, restaurateur, Emmy-nominated TV personality and author of Smoke & Pickles and the new book Buttermilk Graffiti. This event is $50 and includes a hardcover copy of Buttermilk Graffiti, plus themed appetizers and a drink. A cash bar will also be available that evening. Edward will speak about his book, chat with the audience and sign...

WILCOX TAVERN: An Evening with Chef Edward Lee (Buttermilk Graffiti)

05/24/2018 - 7:00PM

Bank Square Books and Wilcox Tavern invite you to join us for an evening of food and conversation with Edward Lee, the chef, restaurateur, Emmy-nominated TV personality and author of Smoke & Pickles and the new book Buttermilk Graffiti. This event is $50 and includes a hardcover copy of Buttermilk Graffiti, plus themed appetizers and a drink. A cash bar will also be available that evening. Edward will speak about his book, chat with the audience and sign...

Savoy Story Hour

05/26/2018 - 11:00AM

Join us at 11 a.m. every Saturday for story hour at Savoy Bookshop & Café, led by Miss Jess and Friends. These story hours are for all ages and feature Miss Jess, other booksellers, community members and sometimes even authors reading their own books!

Savoy Story Hour

05/26/2018 - 11:00AM

Join us at 11 a.m. every Saturday for story hour at Savoy Bookshop & Café, led by Miss Jess and Friends. These story hours are for all ages and feature Miss Jess, other booksellers, community members and sometimes even authors reading their own books!

BSB: Steven Lane (The Raft) Book Signing

05/26/2018 - 1:00PM

Bank Square Books presents an open house book signing with poet Steven Lane for his collection The Raft. This event is free and open to the public. About the Book A poetry collection that grew slowly over decades of perceptive observation by Steven Lane, The Raft chronicles a life in imagery and emotion. The poems follow the seasons and reasons of life and death, showing the value of understanding through struggle and leaving us with a message of hope through love. About Steven Lane STEVEN...

DPNC: Evening with Ornithologist and Author Rob Bierregaard (Belle's Journey: An Osprey Takes Flight)

05/30/2018 - 6:30PM

Bank Square Books and Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center present an evening with ornathologist and author Rob Bierregaard, who will be discussing and signing copies of his new book Belle's Journey: An Osprey Takes Flight. This event takes place at Coogan Farm.  Members: $10.20, Nonmembers: $12.  Older, Interested Children And Adults About the Book Take flight with Belle, an osprey born on Martha's Vineyard as she learns to fly and migrates for the first time to Brazil and back--...

BSB: Toddler Storytime

05/30/2018 - 11:00AM

Bank Square Books presents a toddler storytime and sing-along hosted by DJ Danny and Friends. This will be held every Wednesday at 11 a.m. and is free and open to the public. DJ Danny will occasionally be joined by other booksellers, members of the community and authors reading their books. This event is especially geared toward kids under 5.

BSB: Susan Kietzman (It Started in June) Book Release Party

05/31/2018 - 6:00PM

Join Bank Square Books for an open house book launch with Mystic author Susan Kietzman, in celebration of her most recent book It Started In June. Susan is also the author of Every Other Wednesday, The Summer Cottage, A Changing Marriage, and The Good Life. This event is is free and open to the public, and books will be available for purchase.  About the Book Susan Kietzman's engrossing and thought-provoking novel explores the choices and revelations...

BSB: Susan Kietzman (It Started in June) Book Release Party

05/31/2018 - 6:00PM

Join Bank Square Books for an open house book launch with Mystic author Susan Kietzman, in celebration of her most recent book It Started In June. Susan is also the author of Every Other Wednesday, The Summer Cottage, A Changing Marriage, and The Good Life. This event is is free and open to the public, and books will be available for purchase.  About the Book Susan Kietzman's engrossing and thought-provoking novel explores the choices and revelations...

Savoy Story Hour

06/02/2018 - 11:00AM

Join us at 11 a.m. every Saturday for story hour at Savoy Bookshop & Café, led by Miss Jess and Friends. These story hours are for all ages and feature Miss Jess, other booksellers, community members and sometimes even authors reading their own books!

Savoy Story Hour

06/02/2018 - 11:00AM

Join us at 11 a.m. every Saturday for story hour at Savoy Bookshop & Café, led by Miss Jess and Friends. These story hours are for all ages and feature Miss Jess, other booksellers, community members and sometimes even authors reading their own books!

MOHEGAN SUN: Ruth Ware (The Death of Mrs. Westaway) Talk & Book Signing

06/03/2018 - 3:00PM

New York Times bestselling author Ruth Ware brings her suspenseful summer 2018 read to Mohegan Sun during an exclusive Winning Authors event in partnership with Bank Square Books. The Death Of Mrs. Westaway is a thrilling tale of a mistaken inheritance gone wrong and you can be one of the first to go behind the pages during a live Q&A at The Cabaret Theatre followed by an autograph session in The Shops Concourse on Sunday, June 3. Participation is on a first-come, first-...

MOHEGAN SUN: Ruth Ware (The Death of Mrs. Westaway) Talk & Book Signing

06/03/2018 - 3:00PM

New York Times bestselling author Ruth Ware brings her suspenseful summer 2018 read to Mohegan Sun during an exclusive Winning Authors event in partnership with Bank Square Books. The Death Of Mrs. Westaway is a thrilling tale of a mistaken inheritance gone wrong and you can be one of the first to go behind the pages during a live Q&A at The Cabaret Theatre followed by an autograph session in The Shops Concourse on Sunday, June 3. Participation is on a first-come, first-...

Savoy Fiction Book Club: The Immortalists, by Chloe Benjamin

06/04/2018 - 6:00PM


Savoy Fiction Book Club: The Immortalists, by Chloe Benjamin

06/04/2018 - 6:00PM


MICHAEL JORDAN'S STEAK HOUSE: Delicious Discussions with Nancy Thayer (A Nantucket Wedding)

06/05/2018 - 12:00PM

Otis Library in Norwich and Bank Square Books present a Delicious Discussions author luncheon with bestselling author Nancy Thayer in celebration of her new book A Nantucket Wedding. Tickets for this event are $45 and include an author talk and signing, a signed copy of A Nantucket Wedding and a buffet lunch at Michael Jordan's Steak House at Mohegan Sun. This event requires pre-registration. Delicious Discussion Author Series is a partnership between Otis Library...

MICHAEL JORDAN'S STEAK HOUSE: Delicious Discussions with Nancy Thayer (A Nantucket Wedding)

06/05/2018 - 12:00PM

Otis Library in Norwich and Bank Square Books present a Delicious Discussions author luncheon with bestselling author Nancy Thayer in celebration of her new book A Nantucket Wedding. Tickets for this event are $45 and include an author talk and signing, a signed copy of A Nantucket Wedding and a buffet lunch at Michael Jordan's Steak House at Mohegan Sun. This event requires pre-registration. Delicious Discussion Author Series is a partnership between Otis Library...

SAVOY: Elizabeth Rush (Rising)

06/06/2018 - 7:00PM

Savoy Bookshop & Café presents an author talk and book signing with Providence based author Elizabeth Rush for her book Rising. This event is free and open to the public. About the Book Harvey. Maria. Irma. Sandy. Katrina. We live in a time of unprecedented hurricanes and catastrophic weather events, a time when it is increasingly clear that climate change is neither imagined nor distant—and that rising seas are transforming the coastline of the United States in irrevocable ways. In...

BSB: Toddler Storytime with DJ Danny and Friends

06/06/2018 - 11:00AM

Bank Square Books presents a toddler storytime and sing-along hosted by DJ Danny and Friends. This will be held every Wednesday at 11 a.m. and is free and open to the public. DJ Danny will occasionally be joined by other booksellers, members of the community and authors reading their books. This event is especially geared toward kids under 5.

BSB: Poetry Reading with José B. González (When Love Was Reels) and Daniel Donaghy (Somerset)

06/07/2018 - 6:30PM

Bank Square Books presents a poetry reading and book signing with writers José B. González (When Love Was Reels) and Daniel Donaghy (Somerset). This event is free and open to the public. About the Books "My parents crossed when I started losing / teeth. My memory of them is broken, chipped / away." Expressing his longing not to be forgotten like so many abandoned children in his native country, José B. González writes about a young boy's life first in El Salvador under the care of his...

PEQUOT MUSEUM: Indigenous Voices Series Presents Tommy Orange (There There)

06/08/2018 - 5:30PM

Bank Square Books and the Mashantucket Pequot Museumpresent the first event in their Indigenous Voices Series featuring Tommy Orange, the author of There There. Tickets for this event are $5, and books will be available for purchase at the event. A special VIP ticket is also available for $50, which includes admission to the talk, a hardcover copy of There There,appetizers and a 5:30 p.m. reception with the author. About the Book Fierce, angry, funny,...

PEQUOT MUSEUM: Indigenous Voices Series Presents Tommy Orange (There There)

06/08/2018 - 5:30PM

Bank Square Books and the Mashantucket Pequot Museumpresent the first event in their Indigenous Voices Series featuring Tommy Orange, the author of There There. Tickets for this event are $5, and books will be available for purchase at the event. A special VIP ticket is also available for $50, which includes admission to the talk, a hardcover copy of There There,appetizers and a 5:30 p.m. reception with the author. About the Book Fierce, angry, funny,...

Savoy Story Hour

06/09/2018 - 11:00AM

Join us at 11 a.m. every Saturday for story hour at Savoy Bookshop & Café, led by Miss Jess and Friends. These story hours are for all ages and feature Miss Jess, other booksellers, community members and sometimes even authors reading their own books!

Savoy Story Hour

06/09/2018 - 11:00AM

Join us at 11 a.m. every Saturday for story hour at Savoy Bookshop & Café, led by Miss Jess and Friends. These story hours are for all ages and feature Miss Jess, other booksellers, community members and sometimes even authors reading their own books!

BSB: R.C. Goodwin (Model Child)

06/09/2018 - 1:00PM

Bank Square Books presents an open house book signing with R.C. Goodwin for the book Model Child. This event is free and open to the public. About the Book An intense, moving psychological thriller. James Shannon, a middle-aged widower with no criminal background or history of mental illness, commits a heinous crime. Shannon confesses immediately and the crime lacks obvious provocation. For family and friends seeking to come to terms with Shannon's actions, the primary question...

Clone of Savoy Fiction Book Club: The Immortalists, by Chloe Benjamin

06/11/2018 - 6:00PM


SAVOY: Vikki Warner (Tenemental)

06/13/2018 - 7:00PM

Savoy Bookshop & Cafe presents an author talk and book signing with Vikki Warner for the book Tenemental. This event is free and open to the public.  About the Book Detouring from the traditional timeline of marriage-kids-house, twenty-six-year-old Vikki Warner skips straight to home ownership and buys a run-down three-story house in Providence, Rhode Island. Suddenly, she's responsible for a rotating cast of colorful tenants, and adulthood means exploding plumbing,...

BSB: Toddler Storytime with DJ Danny and Friends

06/13/2018 - 11:00AM

Bank Square Books presents a toddler storytime and sing-along hosted by DJ Danny and Friends. This will be held every Wednesday at 11 a.m. and is free and open to the public. DJ Danny will occasionally be joined by other booksellers, members of the community and authors reading their books. This event is especially geared toward kids under 5.

BSB: Toddler Storytime with DJ Danny and Friends

06/13/2018 - 11:00AM

Bank Square Books presents a toddler storytime and sing-along hosted by DJ Danny and Friends. This will be held every Wednesday at 11 a.m. and is free and open to the public. DJ Danny will occasionally be joined by other booksellers, members of the community and authors reading their books. This event is especially geared toward kids under 5.

BSB: Circle at The Square Book Club (The Weight of Ink by Rachel Kadish)

06/14/2018 - 5:00PM


BSB: Circle at The Square Book Club (The Weight of Ink by Rachel Kadish)

06/14/2018 - 5:00PM


SAVOY: Lauren Groff (Florida) Reading & Book Signing to benefit Jonnycake Center

06/14/2018 - 7:00PM

Savoy Bookshop & Café presents an author talk and book signing with Lauren Groff, the bestselling author of Fates and Furies, for her new book Florida. Savoy will donate a portion of each book sale to the Jonnycake Center of Westerly. This event is free and open to the public. About the Author Lauren Groff is the New York Times bestselling author of three novels, The Monsters of Templeton, Arcadia, and Fates and Furies, and the celebrated short story collection Delicate Edible...

SAVOY: Lauren Groff (Florida) Reading & Book Signing to benefit Jonnycake Center

06/14/2018 - 7:00PM

Savoy Bookshop & Café presents an author talk and book signing with Lauren Groff, the bestselling author of Fates and Furies, for her new book Florida. Savoy will donate a portion of each book sale to the Jonnycake Center of Westerly. This event is free and open to the public. About the Author Lauren Groff is the New York Times bestselling author of three novels, The Monsters of Templeton, Arcadia, and Fates and Furies, and the celebrated short story collection Delicate Edible...

DUNKIN DONUTS CENTER: Bill Clinton (The President Is Missing)

06/15/2018 - 8:00PM

(On-site book sales will be provided by Savoy Bookshop & Café) Unique Lives & Experiences announces President Bill Clinton will be in Providence, Rhode Island on Friday, June 15, 2018 at 8pm at the Dunkin’ Donuts Center, for a wide-ranging conversation as he discuss his forthcoming novel, The President is Missing (on-sale June 4).  The event is a part of a book tour in connection with the publication of The President is Missing. President Clinton will travel across...

Savoy Story Hour

06/16/2018 - 11:00AM

Join us at 11 a.m. every Saturday for story hour at Savoy Bookshop & Café, led by Miss Jess and Friends. These story hours are for all ages and feature Miss Jess, other booksellers, community members and sometimes even authors reading their own books!

Savoy Story Hour

06/16/2018 - 11:00AM

Join us at 11 a.m. every Saturday for story hour at Savoy Bookshop & Café, led by Miss Jess and Friends. These story hours are for all ages and feature Miss Jess, other booksellers, community members and sometimes even authors reading their own books!

Savoy General Book Club: Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance

06/18/2018 - 5:30PM

June  18 Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance

Savoy General Book Club: Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance

06/18/2018 - 5:30PM

June  18 Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance

WHEELER LIBRARY: Jenifer Egan (Manhattan Beach) Discussion & Signing

06/19/2018 - 6:00PM

Bank Square Books and the Wheeler Library present a discussion and book signing with Jennifer Egan, the author of Manhattan Beach and the Pulitzer Prize winning novel A Visit From the Goon Squad. This event is free and open to the public, but RSVP is encouraged. Please click the link above to reserve a ticket and a book. About the Book Anna Kerrigan, nearly twelve years old, accompanies her father to visit Dexter Styles, a man who, she gleans, is crucial to the survival of her...

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