Couplet Poetry Festival with Bull City Press!

04/05/2014 - 00:00
04/06/2014 - 00:00
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Saturday 2 PM opening readings with 2 local poets
4 PM workshop with CFCC Prof on writing poetry
6 PM workshop with Ross White of Bull City Press and Rebecca Hazelton (BCP associate editor) about getting poetry published.
7:30 pm - readings from Ellen C. Bush (author of Licorice), Matthew Poindexter (contributor to Another & Another: An Anthology from the Grind Daily Writing Series) and Rebecca Hazelton (author of Vow and Fair Copy)

Sunday 12:00 pm - reading by Ross White (editor of Another & Another: An Anthology from the Grind Daily Writing Series)

NC Film Industry Book Rentals and Books to Movies

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So we've had a couple of people ask us why we keep putting notices up on Twitter and Facebook about movies renting our books, "Over and over - like, big deal! We know already!"

Fragments - new novel by local comedy writer now avialable at Old Books!

Ryan P. C. Trimble has been writing since he first found (and promptly broke) his great-grandmother's typewriter as a toddler; since then, he has gone on to write plays, sketch comedy, films--and now, a novel. That novel is FRAGMENTS FROM 5TH AVE.

Port City Playwrights

09/27/2014 - 18:45
09/27/2014 - 20:00
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A meeting for playwrights of all ages and abilities.

How to get UN-unemployed

09/13/2014 - 11:00
09/13/2014 - 13:00
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HR coach Matt Warzel presents a workshop that will help you get Un-unemployed. Workshop is free.

Karen Bender Book Launch Party!

01/11/2014 - 16:00
01/11/2014 - 18:30
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Karen Bender's new book Refund!

Riverfest

10/03/2014 - 00:00
10/05/2014 - 23:59
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We will re-open on the 6th! See you then!

ABC's!

12/17/2014 - 18:30
12/17/2014 - 20:00
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Every Wednesday from 6:30-8pm, come and Make Art, Drink Beer, Eat Cookies with Susan.
$5 per session includes all materials for one make-and-take craft. (beer additional cost)
Purchase five classes for $20, great gift idea.
Crafts will mostly be book-related, and involve recycled materials.

ABC's!

12/10/2014 - 18:30
12/10/2014 - 20:00
Etc/GMT

Every Wednesday from 6:30-8pm, come and Make Art, Drink Beer, Eat Cookies with Susan.
$5 per session includes all materials for one make-and-take craft. (beer additional cost)
Purchase five classes for $20, great gift idea.
Crafts will mostly be book-related, and involve recycled materials.

ABC's!

12/03/2014 - 18:30
12/03/2014 - 20:00
Etc/GMT

Every Wednesday from 6:30-8pm, come and Make Art, Drink Beer, Eat Cookies with Susan.
$5 per session includes all materials for one make-and-take craft. (beer additional cost)
Purchase five classes for $20, great gift idea.
Crafts will mostly be book-related, and involve recycled materials.

  1. A Wilmington Institution since 1982
  2. Buying Old Books: The ultimate Recycling
  3. Best African American Literature Selection in Town
  4. Extensive Foreign Language Section: Spanish, French, German, Italian, Chinese
  5. The ONLY bookstore in town to deliver!
  6. Paperback Classics at affordable prices (Great for English classes!)
  7. Incredible Judaica Section
  8. Largest selection of scripts and Theatre/Film books in Town
  9. Where else are you going to find a first edition for under $10?
  10. Bibliophiles rock!