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Upcoming Events

Savoy: Historical Fiction Event Featuring Jessica Shattuck (Women in the Castle) and Julie Lekstrom Himes (Mikhail and Margarita)

03/30/2017 - 6:00PM

Join Savoy Bookshop & Cafe for a historical fiction event featuring Jessica Shattuck (Women in the Castle) and Julie Lekstrom Himes (Mikhail and Margarita) on Thursday March 30 at 6pm. Both authors will read from their books and answer audience questions. This event is free and open to the public. About the Book Women in the Castle is a deeply insightful, emotionally dazzling, and alarmingly topical story about political resistance and moral complicity, that combines...

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.)    

Savoy Story Hour With Susan LeTendre (Bonnie, Our Backyard Bunny)

04/01/2017 - 11:00AM

Join us for Saturday Story Hour featuring Susan Letendre, the author of Bonnie, Our Backyard Bunny.  Bonnie, Our Backyard Bunny is a based-on-truth tale about a rabbit, her world, and her gratitude for it. The tale conveys a sense of place in the natural world to children, as well a sense of safety and "rightness". Bonnie was born from an oral storytelling by an environmental educator and storyteller. The story then engaged one of Cuba's most well-known and best loved artists, who offered...

***EVENT UPDATED*** SAVOY: Lisa See (The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane) Author Talk and Tea Tasting

04/02/2017 - 5:00PM

Savoy Bookshop & Café presents a free author talk and pu'er tea tasting with Lisa See, the bestselling author of Snow Flower and the Secret Fan and her new book, The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane. This event is free and open to the public. ***PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS EVENT WAS FORMERLY SCHEDULED TO BE HELD AT HALEY MANSION.*** Click here to RSVP.  About the Book A thrilling new novel from #1 New York Times bestselling author Lisa See explores the lives of a Chinese...

Westerly Library: Marketing for Self-Published & Indie Authors Panel

04/04/2017 - 6:00PM

WRAP (Westerly Regional Arts Partnership) and the Westerly Library present a Marketing for Self-Published & Indie Authors panel at the Westerly Library at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, April 4. Panelists will provide advice on what to do after your book is published: how to get your book in local bookstores; how to host a successful book launch and author event; how to get media coverage of your book and your events; and how to create a strong social media presence to help build your book's...

SAVOY: Matthew Betley Author Event and Signing (Oath of Honor)

04/06/2017 - 6:00PM

Matthew Betley once again joins Savoy Bookshop & Cafe for Oath of Honor, a sequel to his previous book Overwatch. This event is free and open to the public. About the Book A break-neck, edge-of-your-seat thriller that moves from a resurgent Russian threat in the Aleutian Islands to North Korean spy ships to secret Sudanese prisons as former Marines Logan West and John Quick, now members of an FBI special task force, uncover a global conspiracy that threatens America's position in the...

Power of Purple Event with Dawn Tripp in Norwich

04/06/2017 - 12:00PM


Savoy Story Hour

04/08/2017 - 11:00AM


BSB: Ruth Crocker (People of Yellowstone) Book Release Party

04/09/2017 - 2:00PM

Bank Square Books is delighted to host a book release party for Mystic author Ruth Crocker to celebrate her new book People of Yellowstone. This event is free and no RSVP is required. Bank Square Books will donate a portion of sales to the Connecticut Sea Grant. About the Book A wildlife adventure that starts with people! Yellowstone National Park is a national treasure recognized throughout the world. This stunning book features 87 full-page black and white portraits and...

Savoy Fiction Book Club: The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane

04/10/2017 - 6:00PM


Savoy: Musical Performance by Rick Berlin and Reading From His Memoir (The Paragraphs)

04/11/2017 - 6:00PM

Savoy Bookshop & Cafe is delighted to present an evening with Boston music legend Rick Berlin, who will perform music and also share from his new memoir, The Paragraphs. This event is free and open to the public.  About the Author Rick Berlin, the queer Boston music legend formerly the frontman of Orchestra Luna, Berlin Airlift, Rick Berlin: The Movie, The Shelly Winters Project, and currently of The Nickel & Dime Band, is known for his zany lyrics and unflinching wit. Exploring...

ACGOW: Marie Bostwick (The Promise Girls) Book Event & Quilt Trunk Show

04/12/2017 - 5:30PM

Savoy Bookshop and Café and WRAP are delighted to host bestselling author and renowned quilter Marie Bostwick (The Promise Girls) for a book reading, signing and quilt trunk show at the Artists' Cooperative Gallery of Westerly at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 12. This event is open to the public and has a $5 suggested donation; books will be available for purchase that evening.  About the Author Marie Bostwick is a USA Today and New York Times bestselling author of uplifting...

Circle at the Square Book Club: The Light of the World

04/13/2017 - 5:00PM


Savoy Story Hour

04/15/2017 - 11:00AM


Savoy General Book Club: The Obituary Writer

04/17/2017 - 6:00PM


BSB: Author talk and book signing with Bill Lavin (Where Angels Live, Work and Play)

04/18/2017 - 6:00PM

Please join Bank Square Books for a reading and book signing with firefighter and humanitarian Bill Lavin, the author of Where Angels Live, Work and Play and the founder of the Where Angels Play Foundation. The book chronicles the efforts of firefighters and other volunteers who spent three years working with the families of the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings to build 26 playgrounds in 26 communities ravaged by Hurricane Sandy and naming each of the playgrounds...

DPNC: Nature Walk and Author Talk with Jennifer Ackerman (The Genius of Birds)

04/19/2017 - 5:00PM

Bank Square Books and the Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center present a nature walk, author presentation and signing with Jennifer Ackerman, author of Genius of Birds. The walk is optional and begins at 5 p.m with a DPNC staff, followed by an author presentation and signing at 6 p.m. The event price is a $10 donation to DPNC, and books will be available for purchase. About the Book Birds are astonishingly intelligent creatures. According to revolutionary new research, some birds rival...

Mohegan Sun: Delicious Discussions with Harry Haskell (Maiden Flight)

04/20/2017 - 12:00PM

Otis Library in Norwich and Bank Square Books present a Women's History Month Delicious Discussions luncheon with Harry Haskell (Maiden Flight). Tickets for this event are $40 and include an author talk and signing, a copy of the book and a buffet lunch at Michael Jordan's Steak House at Mohegan Sun. This event will take place at noon on March 15 and requires pre-registration.  Delicious Discussion Author Series is a partnership between Otis Library, Bank Square Books and Michael...

SAVOY: POETRY READING WITH DEDE CUMMINGS, JAMES CREWS, MEGAN BUCHANAN

04/21/2017 - 6:00PM

Please join us for a poetry reading at Savoy Bookshop & Cafe on Friday April 21 at 6pm with Dede Cummings, James Crews, and Megan Buchanan.  Dede Cummings is a writer, literary agent/publisher and commentator for Vermont Public Radio. At Middlebury College, she was the recipient of the Mary Dunning Thwing Award, attended the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference as an undergraduate fellow, and studied with Hayden Carruth at the Bennington Writers’ Workshop. In 2013, she was a poetry...

Savoy Story Hour

04/22/2017 - 11:00AM


SAVOY: BOOK SIGNING WITH LENA SISCO (YOU'RE LYING)

04/22/2017 - 3:00PM

Join us for a book signing on Saturday April 22 at 3pm with Lena Sisco, local author of You're Lying! Secrets from an Expert Military Interrogator to Spot the Lies and Get to the Truth.  Lena Sisco is the author of You're Lying! Secrets From an Expert Military Interrogator to Spot the Lies and Get to the Truth, and Marine Scout Snipers; True Stories From U.S. Marine Corps Snipers, a TEDx Wilmington Speaker (Oct 2015), one of the Mindsail Experts...

BSB: Book Signing with Elyse Major (I Modify IKEA)

04/23/2017 - 1:00PM

Join us for a book signing with local author Elyse Major for her new book I Modify IKEA. This is an open house-style event from 1 to 3 p.m. on April 23 at Bank Square Books. You love IKEA® for its affordable, high-quality home furnishings. Now thanks to this book’s DIY decorating projects, you can easily transform those furnishings into fully customized decor. Packed with 200 step-by-step illustrations and instructions, I Modify IKEA® offers a range of inspiring ideas to reflect your...

WESTERLY LAND TRUST: Andrew Forsthoefel (Walking to Listen) Talk and Signing

04/26/2017 - 6:00PM

Savoy Bookshop & Café and the Westerly Land Trust present an evening with author Andrew Forsthoefel, who will discuss his book Walking to Listen, about his trek across the United States to hear people's stories. This event is free, and Savoy will donate a portion of book sales to the Westerly Land Trust.  About the Book A memoir of one young man’s coming of age on a cross-country trek—told through the stories of the people of all ages, races, and inclinations he meets along the...

WESTERLY LAND TRUST: Andrew Forsthoefel (Walking to Listen) Talk and Signing

04/26/2017 - 6:00PM

Savoy Bookshop & Café and the Westerly Land Trust present an evening with author Andrew Forsthoefel, who will discuss his book Walking to Listen, about his trek across the United States to hear people's stories. This event is free, and Savoy will donate a portion of book sales to the Westerly Land Trust.  About the Book A memoir of one young man’s coming of age on a cross-country trek—told through the stories of the people of all ages, races, and inclinations he meets along the...

BSB: BOOK RELEASE WITH SUSAN KIETZMAN (EVERY OTHER WEDNESDAY)

04/27/2017 - 5:00PM

Join Bank Square Books on Thursday, April 27, from 5 to 7 p.m. for an open house book launch with Mystic author Susan Kietzman, in celebration of her recent book Every Other Wednesday. Susan is also the author of 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  For years, Joan, Ellie, and Alice enjoyed a casual friendship while...

Otis Library's Evening with an Author

04/28/2017 - 6:00PM

The Board of Trustees of Otis Library presents the 14th Annual Evening with an Author The Millie and Martin Shapiro Author Series featuring An Evening with Kaitlyn Greenidge Friday, April 28, 2017     The Spa at Norwich Inn       6:00 PM   Silent Auction Cocktails Dinner Keynote Address    $125 Per Person Includes a copy of We Love You, Charlie Freeman More Information Here  

Savoy Story Hour

04/29/2017 - 11:00AM


Independent Bookstore Day at Bank Square Books

04/29/2017 - 10:00AM

Join us all day for Independent Bookstore Day at Bank Square Books, featuring the paperback release of My Bookstore! Enjoy 20% off all purchases, plus get a chance to celebrate your favorite independent bookstore and tell us why you love us! More details coming soon.

Independent Bookstore Day + Birthday Party at Savoy

04/29/2017 - 8:00AM

Join us at Savoy Bookshop & Cafe for Independent Bookstore Day and a birthday celebration (one year!) for our store. We will be giving 20% off all items throughout the day, and we have a lineup of special events planned. Stay tuned for details!

BSB: AUTHOR SIGNING WITH TAYLOR NICOLE (FREE TAYCO)

04/30/2017 - 1:00PM

Join Bank Square Books on Sunday April 30 at 1pm for an author signing with Taylor Nicole, Groton resident and author of Free Tayco.  About the Book  Everything is not always as it seems; especially for Taylor. After losing her first adoptive mother she bounced around until she was adopted once again. Taylor became hopeful as she transitioned into her new family, and she quickly grew to feel love. She smiled often, made friends easily, and her intelligence was apparent. Taylor...

SAVOY: Jamie Brenner (The Forever Summer) Q&A with Nancy Burns-Fusaro

05/02/2017 - 6:00PM

On Tuesday May 2 at 6pm, Savoy Bookshop & Cafe with host author Jamie Brenner as she introduces her new book The Forever Summer. She will read from her book and discuss her work with Nancy Burns-Fusaro of The Westerly Sun. Advance registration is not required for this free event, which is open to the public. About the Book The discovery of long-buried secrets brings three generations of women together to Cape Cod for the summer homecoming of a lifetime.  Marin Bishop...

COTTRELL BREWING: Beer & Books With Ace Atkins (Robert B. Parker's Little White Lies)

05/03/2017 - 6:30PM

Join Savoy Bookshop and Café at Cottrell Brewing for a Beer & Books tasting and book talk featuring Ace Atkins, author of Robert B. Parker's Little White Lies. Beer tastings and the author talk are free; books and growlers will be available for purchase.  About the Book Boston PI Spenser and right hand Hawk follow a con man's trail of smoke and mirrors in the latest entry of the iconic crime series. After conning everyone from the cable news shows to the local cops, it...

KNICKERBOCKER: History of Rhode Island Jazz & Swing Event Feat. Greg Piccolo

05/05/2017 - 7:00PM

Savoy Bookshop & Café and the Knickerbocker Music Center present a music and book event celebrating the history of Rhode Island jazz and swing. We will begin the event with a discussion of Rhode Island's music history with authors Dennis Pratt and Tom Shaker (A Treasury of Rhode Island Jazz & Swing), followed by a book signing in the Tap Room and a musical performance by Greg Piccolo. This event will take place at the Knickerbocker at 7 p.m. on Friday, May 5, and tickets are $15. Books...

BSB: Book Signing with Carl Johnson (Big Papi and the Kids)

05/06/2017 - 1:00PM

Carl H. Johnson will be signing copies of his new book, Big Papi and the Kids, at Bank Square Books on Saturday, May 6, from 1 to 3 p.m. Relive the excitement that marked David Ortiz's last season and the evolution of the young Red Sox team into the American League Eastern Division Champions with this book that chronicles that entire season.  Follow the Red Sox, game by game, trade by trade and thrill by thrill, through one of the most exciting seasons in their history, as the...

Savoy Story Hour

05/06/2017 - 11:00AM


WHEELER LIBRARY: Tom Ryan (Will's Red Coat) Author Talk with Connecticut Humane Society

05/07/2017 - 2:00PM

Join Bank Square Books and the Connecticut Humane Society for an author talk featuring Tom Ryan and his book, Will's Red Coat, at the Wheeler Library in North Stonington, CT. A portion of each book sale will be donated to the Connecticut Humane Society. An ASL interpreter will also be at the event. Space is limited, so RSVP today. About the Book A true story of acceptance, perseverance, and the possibility of love and redemption as evocative, charming, and powerful as the New...

BSB: TOM RYAN (WILL'S RED COAT) AUTHOR TALK WITH CONNECTICUT HUMANE SOCIETY

05/07/2017 - 2:00PM

Join Bank Square Books and the Connecticut Humane Society for an author talk featuring Tom Ryan and his book, Will's Red Coat. A portion of each book sale will be donated to the Connecticut Humane Society. This event is free and open to the public.  About the Book A true story of acceptance, perseverance, and the possibility of love and redemption as evocative, charming, and powerful as the New York Times bestseller Following Atticus. Drawn by an online post, Tom Ryan...

Savoy Fiction Book Club: This Is How You Lose Her

05/08/2017 - 6:00PM

This month we will be reading This Is How You Lose Her, by Junot Diaz. 

BSB: Reading and Signing with Karen E. Olson (Betrayed)

05/09/2017 - 6:00PM

Bank Square Books presents an author talk and book signing with Connecticut author Karen E. Olson, the creator of the Black Hat Thriller series, featuring computer hacker Tina Adler, and the new installment in the series Betrayed. This event is free and open to the public; no RSVP is required. About the Book Computer hacker Tina Adler discovers that her true enemy could be someone terrifyingly close to home in this cunningly-plotted tale of identity and suspense.  Framed for ordering a...

Savoy: Mother's Day Event With Melissa Mowry (One Mother To Another: This Is Just Between Us) And Deedee Filiatreault (Tales From The Crib)

05/10/2017 - 6:00PM

Savoy Bookshop & Cafe is excited to present an author talk and book signing on Wednesday May 10 at 6pm with Melissa Mowry One Mother to Another: This Is Just Between Us and Dede Filiatreault, the author of Tales From the Crib.  Known for her wit and honesty about raising young children through her popular blog One Mother to Another, Melissa Mowry brings us a collection of stories about those little details—the kinds of things you whisper to a mom friend...

Haley Mansion Fiction Series with Christina Baker Kline (A Piece of the World)

05/11/2017 - 6:00PM

Bank Square Books and the Harbour House are delighted to host the second in our Haley Mansion Author Dinner Series on Thursday, May 11, at 6 p.m., featuring Christina Baker Kline, the bestselling author of Orphan Train, and her new book A Piece of the World. This is a ticketed event that includes a buffet dinner and dessert at the Haley Mansion, an author discussion with Christina Baker Kline, and a signed hardcover book. Tickets for this event are $100; advance RSVP is...

Circle at the Square Book Club: Small Great Things

05/11/2017 - 5:00PM


Savoy Story Hour

05/13/2017 - 11:00AM


BSB: Book Signing with Jane H. Desrosiers (Gone Fishing: The Hook)

05/13/2017 - 1:00PM

Bank Square Books presents an open-house book signing with local author Jane H. Desrosiers, author of Gone Fishing: The Hook. In 1973, Ethel Koontz is impatient to begin a career as a newspaper reporter far away from her tiny fishing village of Piney Bluffs, Maine. Raised by her father, Eddy, since her mother died in childbirth, Ethel always wondered if she inherited her independent spirit from the mother she never knew. She strains against the warm confines of her father, Miss Ruthie and her...

SAVOY: Book Signing with Mimi Rigali (On Being Italian)

05/13/2017 - 3:00PM

Bank Square Books presents an open house book signing with Mimi Rigali, the author of On Being Italian, at Savoy.  On Being Italian: A Story of Food, Family and Faith chronicles the Western Massachusetts Italian community from its beginning nearly 200 years ago with a handful of immigrants to the massive migration from Italy in the late 19th and early 20th century. We celebrate the exploits, history and culture of the hard working men and women who have contributed so much to the...

Savoy General Book Club: The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry

05/15/2017 - 6:00PM


BSB: Women's History Month Event with Nathalia Holt (Rise of the Rocket Girls) ***NEW DATE***

05/16/2017 - 6:00PM

Join us for the first in our Women's History Month series, featuring bestselling author Nathalia Holt, the author of The Rise of the Rocket Girls. This is a free event and open to the public; no RSVP is required.  About the Book The riveting true story of the women who launched America into space. In the 1940s and 50s, when the newly minted Jet Propulsion Laboratory needed quick-thinking mathematicians to calculate velocities and plot trajectories, they didn't turn to male graduates....

MYSTIC CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH: Author Talk with Richard Russo (Trajectory)

05/17/2017 - 6:00PM

Join Bank Square Books at Mystic Congregational Church on Wednesday May 17 at 6pm for an author talk with Richard Russo for his new collection of short fiction, Trajectory. This event is free and open to the public. About the Book Following the best-selling Everybody's Fool, a new collection of short fiction that demonstrates that Richard Russo--winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Empire Falls--is also a master of this genre.  Russo's characters in these four expansive...

Savoy Story Hour

05/20/2017 - 11:00AM


Book Signing with Wendell Minor (The Seashore Book)

05/20/2017 - 1:00PM

Bank Square Books presents an open house book signing with Wendell Minor, the illustrator of the classic children's book The Seashore Book.  A summer classic by two masters, reissued and redesigned for contemporary audiences. Wendell Minor’s elegant artwork and Charlotte Zolotow’s simple, evocative prose brings a day at the beach vividly to life as a boy and his mother imagine what it would be like to spend a day at the seashore.

ACGOW: Reading and Signing with Harriet Scott Chessman (The Lost Sketchbook of Edgar Degas)

05/21/2017 - 2:00PM

Bank Square Books and the Artists' Cooperative Gallery of Westerly present a reading and book signing with novelist Harriet Scott Chessman, the author of The Lost Sketchbook of Edgar Degas. There is a $5 suggested donation for this event.  About the Book Ten years after Edgar Degas’ 1872 visit to New Orleans, a lost sketchbook surfaces. His Creole cousin Tell—who lost her sight as a young woman—listens as her former child-servant describes the drawings and reads Degas’ enigmatic words....

NORWICH: Nathaniel Philbrick (Valiant Ambition) talk and signing with Norwich Historical Society

05/24/2017 - 6:30PM

Bank Square Books and the Norwich Historical Society are excited to host an author talk and book signing with New York Times bestselling historian Nathaniel Philbrick about his bestseller Valiant Ambition. This event is free and will be held at the First Congregational Church in Norwich at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 24.    From the New York Times bestselling historian comes a surprising account of the messy middle years of the Revolution, and the...

BSB: Memorial Day Event with Ruth Crocker, Kirsten Holmstedt and Rona Mann

05/25/2017 - 6:00PM

Bank Square Books presents a Memorial Day event featuring local authors Ruth Crocker (Those Who Remain), Kirsten Holmstedt (Soul Survivors) and Rona Mann (Tell Me Your Story). This event is free and open to the public; no RSVP is required. About the Authors Ruth W. Crocker is the author of the award-winning memoir, Those Who Remain: Remembrance and Reunion After War, which relates her experience of her husband’s death in the Vietnam War and her reconnection with the soldiers in...

SAVOY: Book Signing with Christine Beauchaine (Winds of Providence)

05/27/2017 - 3:00PM

Savoy Bookshop & Café presents an open house book signing with local author Christine Beauchaine, author of the novel Winds of Providence. On September 21, 1938 a hurricane charged up the East Coast of the United States. It made landfall without warning. It devastated Long Island, New York and Southern New England. Over 600 people lost their lives. Thousands of houses were damaged. The storm did what would be over $4 Billion worth of damage by today's standards. Intertwined with the story...

BSB: Book Signing with Tim Love (The Book That Gets Better with Age)

05/27/2017 - 1:00PM

The Book That Gets Better With Age is a collection of aphorisms and stories about the things that can get better as we age. It offers a humorous and insightful look through the looking glass of aging. As you read the book, the type gets bigger. And, the illustrations that accompany each chapter illuminates the idea that aging is actually full of promise and not a diminishment of life. Tim is former Vice-Chairman of Omnicom Group, a leading global advertising and marketing services...

Savoy Story Hour

05/27/2017 - 11:00AM


BSB: Self-Improvment Series with Robert E.P. Elmer (Join the Journey: Care for the Alzheimer's Caregiver)

06/01/2017 - 6:00PM

Bank Square Books presents next in our Self-Improvement Series, with Robert E.P. Elmer III, the author of Join the Journey: Care for the Alzheimer's Caregiver. Our Self-Improvement Series focuses on self-help and inspirational stories to help you learn and grow as a human being. This event is free and open to the public. Elmer is a Certified Master Trainer of Alzheimer's Care and a State Certified Senior Care Administrator who has managed four different communities for the...

Savoy Fiction Book Club: A Gentleman in Moscow

06/05/2017 - 6:00PM

This month we will be reading A Gentleman in Moscow, by Amor Towles. 

SAVOY: Nan Rossiter (Summer Dance) in Conversation with Susan Kietzman

06/06/2017 - 6:00PM

Savoy Bookshop & Café presents an author discussion featuring Nan Rossiter, the bestselling author of Summer Dance; and Susan Kietzman, the author of Every Other Wednesday. This event is free and open to the public. About Nan Rossiter New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Nan Rossiter’s adult fiction is often compared to the work of Nicholas Sparks - especially her first novel, THE GIN & CHOWDER CLUB. Nan's second novel, WORDS GET IN THE WAY, is an uplifting story about...

BSB: Art of Memoir Event Featuring Angela Palm and Sherry Horton

06/07/2017 - 6:00PM

Bank Square Books invites you to an Art of Memoir event featuring Angela Palm, the author of Riverine; and Sherry Horton, the author of Witness Chair: A Memoir of Art, Marriage, and Loss. The authors will share from their works and discuss the process of creating a memoir. This event is free and open to the public.  Angela Palm Raised in the rural Midwest, Angela Palm earned a BA in English Literature and a BS in Criminal Justice at Saint Joseph's College. Palm is the...

Circle at the Square Book Club: The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane

06/08/2017 - 5:00PM


TAP ROOM: Reading and Signing with Annie Hartnett (Rabbit Cake) and Daniel Riley (Fly Me)

06/08/2017 - 7:00PM

Savoy Bookshop & Cafe and the Knickerbocker Music Center present a book reading and signing with authors Annie Hartnett (Rabbit Cake) and Daniel Riley (Fly Me) at the Knickerbocker Tap Room on Thursday, June 8, at 7 p.m. This event is free; books and drinks will be available for purchase. About the Books Rabbit Cake Twelve-year-old Elvis Babbitt has a head for the facts: she knows science proves yellow is the happiest color, she knows a healthy male giraffe weighs about 3,000 pounds...

BSB: Book Signing with J. Huguenin and M. Earl Smith (Postcard History Series: Mystic)

06/10/2017 - 1:00PM

Bank Square Books will host a book signing to celebrate the release of Postcard History Series: Mystic, by J. Huguenin and M. Earl Smith.  On the banks of the Mystic River, the Connecticut community of Mystic has a maritime history that stretches back beyond the founding of the nation. Starting as a Native American settlement, the area switched hands―first to the Dutch, then to the English―before finally becoming a part of the United States after the Revolutionary War. Mystic’s location...

COTTRELL BREWING: Beer & Books with Linda Greenlaw (Shiver Hitch)

06/13/2017 - 6:30PM

Savoy Bookshop & Café and Cottrell Brewing Co. are thrilled to host a Beer & Books event at the brewery featuring bestselling author Linda Greenlaw, in celebration of her new book Shiver Hitch. This event will be at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June 13, and includes free beer samples and an author talk. Books and growlers of beer will be available for purchase. About the Author Linda Greenlaw is the author of the bestsellers The Hungry Ocean, All Fishermen...

SAVOY: Night of Mystery with Hallie Ephron (You'll Never Know, Dear) and Francine Mathews (Death on Nantucket)

06/14/2017 - 6:00PM

Savoy Bookshop & Cafe presents a night of mystery with bestselling author Hallie Ephron (You'll Never Know, Dear) and Francine Mathews (Death on Nantucket). This event is free and open to the public.  About the Books You'll Never Know, Dear An addictive novel of psychological suspense from the award-winning author of Night, Night Sleep Tight, about three generations of women haunted by a little girl’s disappearance, and the porcelain doll that may hold the key to the truth......

Savoy General Book Club: Consumption

06/19/2017 - 6:00PM


Savoy Fiction Book Club: This Is How It Always Is

07/10/2017 - 6:00PM

This month we will be reading This Is How It Always Is, by Laurie Frankel.

Circle at the Square Book Club: The Orphan Keeper

07/13/2017 - 5:00PM


Savoy General Book Club: Notorious RBG

07/17/2017 - 6:00PM


Savoy General Book Club: Faith

08/21/2017 - 6:00PM


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