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Upcoming Events

SAVOY: Tamara Duker Freuman (The Bloated Belly Whisperer) Self-Improvement Series Talk & Signing

01/20/2019 - 2:00PM

Savoy Bookshop & Café presents a Self-Improvement Series talk and book signing with nutrition expert and author Tamara Duker Freuman for her book The Bloated Belly Whisperer. This event is free and open to the public. Our self-improvement series features authors and experts discussing ways to live a better life, either discussing finding happiness in the face of loss, fostering creativity, learning new skills or sharing inspirational stories. This series has something for everyone. About...

BSB: Toddler Storytime with DJ Danny and Friends

01/22/2019 - 11:00AM

Bank Square Books presents a toddler storytime and sing-along hosted by DJ Danny and Friends. This will be held every Tuesday 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 Marie Benedict (The Only Woman in the Room)

01/22/2019 - 12:00PM

Otis Library in Norwich and Bank Square Books present a Delicious Discussions author luncheon with Marie Beneict in celebration of her new book The Only Woman in the Room. Tickets for this event are $45 and include an author talk and signing, a signed hardcover copy of The Only Woman in the Room 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: Greer Hendricks and Sarah Pekkanen (An Anonymous Girl) Thriller Event

01/23/2019 - 5:30PM

Savoy Bookshop & Café presents an author talk and book signing with Greer Hendricks and Sarah Pekkanen, the authors of The Wife Between Us and the new book An Anonymous Girl. This event is free and open to the public. About the Book The next novel of psychological suspense and obsession from the authors of the blockbuster bestsellerThe Wife Between Us. Seeking women ages 18–32 to participate in a study on ethics and morality. Generous compensation. Anonymity guaranteed. When Jessica...

SAVOY: Board Game Night

01/24/2019 - 5:00PM

Join Savoy Bookshop & Café for our weekly game nights in the cafe every Thursday beginning at 5:00. We will play board games including Scrabble, cribbage and more! Come with friends or on your own and we'll set you up with a group to play with.

Savoy Story Hour

01/26/2019 - 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. 

PELL CENTER: Reading Across Rhode Island Kickoff Event: What the Eyes Don't See

01/27/2019 - 1:00PM

Rhode Island Center for the Book presents a kickoff event for the 2019 statewide read, What the Eyes Don't See, by Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse will serve as the program’s Honorary Chair. Join us for a lively introduction to the book’s themes with an expert panel moderated by Jim Ludes, Executive Director of the Pell Center for International Relations and Public Policy at Salve Regina University, and a preview performance by Living Literature The...

Savoy Closed for Inventory in the Morning

01/28/2019 - 8:00AM

Savoy Bookshop & Café will be closed for inventory in the morning of January 28. We should reopen by noon or so!

BSB: Toddler Storytime with DJ Danny and Friends

01/29/2019 - 11:00AM

Bank Square Books presents a toddler storytime and sing-along hosted by DJ Danny and Friends. This will be held every Tuesday 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: Lisa C. Taylor (Impossibly Small Spaces) and John Stanizzi (Four Bits) Reading and Signing

01/29/2019 - 5:30PM

Bank Square Books presents a reading and book signing with Connecticut author Lisa C. Taylor for her new collection Impossibly Small Spaces and John Stanizzi for his new collection Four Bits. This event is free and open to the public. Lisa C. Taylor, Impossibly Small Spaces In Taylor’s second collection of short stories, a woman locks a man in an airplane bathroom, two brothers rewrite their past, and strangers in an airport are thrown together through tragedy. Taylor explores confinement and...

BSB: Genre Book Club

01/30/2019 - 6:30PM

Discussing The Long Way to a Small Angry Planet by Becky Chambers. We will meet at GRASS & BONE at 6:30pm. 24 East Main Street, Mystic, CT 06355, just down the road from the Bank Square Books location. They have a great selection of beer, wine, small plates, and more! Join us! https://grassandbonect.com/

SAVOY: Board Game Night

01/31/2019 - 5:00PM

Join Savoy Bookshop & Café for our weekly game nights in the cafe every Thursday beginning at 5:00. We will play board games including Scrabble, cribbage and more! Come with friends or on your own and we'll set you up with a group to play with.

SAVOY: Cassidy Ferry (The Girl in the Middle) Book Signing

02/02/2019 - 3:00PM

Savoy Bookshop & Café presents an open house book signing with 15-year-old Rhode Island author Cassidy Ferry for her novel The Girl in the Middle. This event is free and open to the public.  About the Book When a new class seating chart takes over Minnie’s world, she could not of expected the trials and tribulations that comes along with it. Stuck in the middle between a “troublemaker” and a “bucket load of distractions,” her once calm world turns upside down. Social...

Savoy Story Hour

02/02/2019 - 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: Gwen Mariani (The Growing-Tree) Book Signing

02/02/2019 - 1:00PM

Bank Square Books presents an open house book signing for Waterford author Gwen Mariani, who will be signing copies of her new book The Growing-Tree. This event is free and open to the public.  About the Book Lizzi Young lives in a small New England town with her husband, two teenage sons, and four dogs. At forty-four years old she finds herself living the life she dreamed of, but something has been stirring beneath the foundation of safety and security on which she has built her life...

SAVOY: Poetry Salon Hosted by Lisa Starr

02/04/2019 - 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.

BSB: Toddler Storytime with DJ Danny and Friends

02/05/2019 - 11:00AM

Bank Square Books presents a toddler storytime and sing-along hosted by DJ Danny and Friends. This will be held every Tuesday 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: Dana Cavalea (Habits of a Champion) Self-Improvement Series Talk & Signing

02/05/2019 - 6:00PM

Bank Square Books presents a Self-Improvement Series author talk and book signing with former Yankees Director of Performance Dana Cavalea for his new book Habits of a Champion: Nobody Becomes a Champion by Accident.  Our self-improvement series features authors and experts discussing ways to live a better life, either discussing finding happiness in the face of loss, fostering creativity, learning new skills or sharing inspirational stories. This series has something for everyone. About...

SAVOY: Board Game Night

02/07/2019 - 5:00PM

Join Savoy Bookshop & Café for our weekly game nights in the cafe every Thursday beginning at 5:00. We will play board games including Scrabble, cribbage and more! Come with friends or on your own and we'll set you up with a group to play with.

BSB: Katharine Smyth (All the Lives We Ever Lived) Author Talk and Book Signing

02/07/2019 - 6:00PM

Bank Square Books presents an author talk and book signing with Katharine Smyth for her memoir All the Lives We Ever Lived: Seeking Solace in Virginia Woolf. This event is free and open to the public.  About the Book A wise, lyrical memoir about the power of literature to help us read our own lives—and see clearly the people we love most. Katharine Smyth was a student at Oxford when she first read Virginia Woolf’s modernist masterpiece To the Lighthouse in the comfort of an...

Savoy Story Hour

02/09/2019 - 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: Melissa DaSilva (Profitable Private Practice: How to Start, Run, and Grow a Therapy Practice) Book Signing

02/09/2019 - 3:00PM

Bank Square Books presents an open house book signing with local therapist and author Melissa DaSilva for her new book Profitable Private Practice: How to Start, Run, and Grow a Therapy Practice. About the Book “They didn’t teach me this sh*t in graduate school” is a phrase myself and many other therapists who have opened their own private practice businesses have yelled out in frustration at one time or another. In my book, THE PROFITABLE PRIVATE PRACTICE, I have created a step-by-...

BSB: Hilary Jacobs Hendel (It's Not Always Depression) Self-Improvement Series Event

02/10/2019 - 2:00PM

Bank Square Books presents a Self-Improvement Series talk and book signing with Hilary Jacobs Hendel, the author of It's Not Always Depression: Working the Change Triangle to Listen to the Body, Discover Core Emotions, and Connect to Your Authentic Self. About the Book Fascinating patient stories and dynamic exercises help you connect to healing emotions, ease anxiety and depression, and discover your authentic self.   Sara suffered a debilitating fear of asserting herself. Spencer...

SAVOY FICTION BOOK CLUB: In the Midst of Winter, by Isabel Allende

02/11/2019 - 5:30PM


MICHAEL JORDAN'S STEAK HOUSE: Delicious Discussions with Megan Collins (The Winter Sister)

02/12/2019 - 12:00PM

Otis Library in Norwich and Bank Square Books present a Delicious Discussions author luncheon with Connecticut ahtor Megan Collins in celebration of her book The Winter Sister. Tickets for this event are $45 and include an author talk and signing, a signed hardcover copy of The Winter Sister 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...

BSB: Toddler Storytime with DJ Danny and Friends

02/12/2019 - 11:00AM

Bank Square Books presents a toddler storytime and sing-along hosted by DJ Danny and Friends. This will be held every Tuesday 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 Alice Network)

02/14/2019 - 5:00PM

This month, we are reading The Alice Network, by Kate Quinn.

SAVOY: Board Game Night

02/14/2019 - 5:00PM

Join Savoy Bookshop & Café for our weekly game nights in the cafe every Thursday beginning at 5:00. We will play board games including Scrabble, cribbage and more! Come with friends or on your own and we'll set you up with a group to play with.

Savoy Story Hour

02/16/2019 - 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: Toddler Storytime with DJ Danny and Friends

02/19/2019 - 11:00AM

Bank Square Books presents a toddler storytime and sing-along hosted by DJ Danny and Friends. This will be held every Tuesday 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.

SAVOY: Pocket Vinyl Concert and Book Signing

02/21/2019 - 6:00PM

Pocket Vinyl, the unique piano/painting duo from CT, are setting out for their most ambitious tour to date: to breaking the world record for "Fastest to Play a Concert in Each of the 50 States". Their live show consists of a one man piano band performing song songs about death, sex, theology, and looking fear right in the face while a painter creates a masterpiece on stage, which is then auctioned off after the show. They're one of the most intriguing and engaging acts you'll ever see in a...

Savoy Story Hour

02/23/2019 - 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: Live at Savoy Concert with Will Evans (Rise)

02/24/2019 - 6:00PM

Savoy Bookshop & Café presents a Live at Savoy concert with local musician Will Evans in celebration of his new album Rise. Tickets are $25 and include an intimate concert and a CD of Rise. Doors open at 5:30; seating is first-come, first served. Will Evans has spent the last decade as the primary song writer, drummer, and front man for the roots rock outfit Barefoot Truth. Will recorded four full length albums and several EP’s of his original music with the band. Their...

Both Stores Closed For Staff Development

02/25/2019 - 8:00AM

Both Bank Square Books and Savoy Bookshop & Café will be closed today for staff development. 

BSB: Toddler Storytime with DJ Danny and Friends

02/26/2019 - 11:00AM

Bank Square Books presents a toddler storytime and sing-along hosted by DJ Danny and Friends. This will be held every Tuesday 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.

SAVOY: Jeanie Roland (Butter Love & Cream) Author Talk & Book Signing

02/26/2019 - 6:00PM

Savoy Bookshop & Café presents an author talk and book signing with Jeanie Roland for her cookbook Butter Love & Cream. Jeanie is the chef and co-owner of Ella's Food & Drink in Westerly. This event is free and open to the public.  With her restaurants The Perfect Caper in Punta Gorda, Florida, and Ella's Food & Drink in Westerly, and more than 30 years of experience in the kitchen, Jeanie Roland brings a culinary expertise and competitive energy to everything she...

SAVOY: Board Game Night

02/28/2019 - 5:00PM

Join Savoy Bookshop & Café for our weekly game nights in the cafe every Thursday beginning at 5:00. We will play board games including Scrabble, cribbage and more! Come with friends or on your own and we'll set you up with a group to play with.

BSB: Luanne Rice (Pretend She's Here) Talk and Book Signing

02/28/2019 - 6:00PM

Bank Square Books presents a talk and book signing with bestselling local author Luanne Rice for her new novel Pretend She's Here. This event is free and open to the public; call 860-536-3795 or click the book link below to reserve your copy. About the Book Emily Lonergan's best friend died last year. And Emily hasn't stopped grieving. Lizzie Porter was lively, loud, and fun -- Emily's better half. Emily can't accept that she's gone. When Lizzie's parents and her sister come back to town to...

SAVOY FICTION BOOK CLUB: Little Fires Everywhere, by Celeste Ng

03/11/2019 - 5:30PM


BSB: Circle at the Square Book Club (Little Fires Everywhere)

03/14/2019 - 5:00PM

This month, we are reading Little Fires Everywhere, by Celeste Ng.

SAVOY FICTION BOOK CLUB: Educated, by Tara Westover

04/08/2019 - 5:30PM


BSB: Circle at the Square Book Club (An American Marriage)

04/11/2019 - 5:00PM

This month, we are reading An American Marriage, by Tayari Jones.

BSB: Circle at the Square Book Club (The Stars Are Fire)

05/09/2019 - 5:00PM

This month, we are reading The Stars are Fire, by Anita Shreve

BSB: Circle at the Square Book Club (Educated)

06/13/2019 - 5:00PM

This month, we are reading Educated, by Tara Westover.

BSB: Circle at the Square Book Club (Maine)

07/11/2019 - 5:00PM

This month, we are reading Maine, by J. Courtney Sullivan.  

BSB: Circle at the Square Book Club (The Collector's Apprentice)

09/12/2019 - 5:00PM

This month, we are reading The Collector's Apprentice, by B.A. Shapiro

BSB: Circle at the Square Book Club (Leadership)

10/10/2019 - 5:00PM

This month, we are reading Leadership, by Doris Kearns Goodwin.

BSB: Circle at the Square Book Club (The Great Alone)

11/14/2019 - 5:00PM

This month, we are reading The Great Alone, by Kristin Hannah.

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