Couplet: Two Days of Verse Poetry Festival + Launch of New Walking Tour - 2015!

It is time again for our annual poetry festival: Couplet: Two Days of Verse
Please join us for this great line up of events:
Saturday April 18. Richard Krawiec, Danny Krawiec, and Melissa Hassard (from Sable Books) are planning to come to Old Books to offer the following workshops
10:30 – 12:30 flash fiction/poetry craft workshop
1:30- 2:45 book cover design workshop
3-4 Marketing your book

**You may sign up in advance by calling 910 76 BOOKS or sending an email to oldbooksonfrontst (@) gmail.com.

Open mic at 4:30

NC Film Industry Book Rentals and Books to Movies

NC Film Book Shelf Flag

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!"

Banned Books Week: Ghandi's Birthday

10/02/2015 - 18:30
10/02/2015 - 20:30
Etc/GMT

A birthday celebration for the visionary leader: cake, yoga, readings from his writing, and gratitude.

Banned Books Week: ABC's with Susan!

09/30/2015 - 18:00
09/30/2015 - 20:00
Etc/GMT

The Censorship themed edition!

Make Art, Drink Beer Eat cookies - cost $5.00 includes craft supplies

Fahrenheit 451 comes to life

Banned Books Week: Birthday Party for the US Constitution.

09/28/2015 - 18:30
09/28/2015 - 20:30
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On this day in 1787 – The newly completed United States Constitution is voted on by the U.S. Congress to be sent to the state legislatures for approval.
Today is also:

International Right to Know day

Ask a stupid Question day
Anniversary of the Constitution
Join us to read aloud one of our most important documents, have cake, ask questions and celebrate the right to know

Banned Books Read - In

09/27/2015 - 16:00
09/27/2015 - 20:00
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We will be reading from Sherman Alexie's The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian
& Alice Walker’s The Color Purple

Literary History Walking Tour

06/27/2015 - 13:30
06/27/2015 - 15:45
Etc/GMT

What is the connection between Arthur Miller & The Dixie Grill? Why was the Public Printer dead in the river? Where is the first American playwright buried? What is Wilmington's connection to the first African American playwright with a hit show on Broadway? Find out on The Literary History walking Tour! Every Sat afternoon @ Old Books on Front St. (Great for book clubs!)

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Literary History Walking Tour

06/20/2015 - 13:30
06/20/2015 - 15:45
Etc/GMT

What is the connection between Arthur Miller & The Dixie Grill? Why was the Public Printer dead in the river? Where is the first American playwright buried? What is Wilmington's connection to the first African American playwright with a hit show on Broadway? Find out on The Literary History walking Tour! Every Sat afternoon @ Old Books on Front St. (Great for book clubs!)

Buy tickets for Literary History Walking Tour

Literary History Walking Tour

06/13/2015 - 13:30
06/13/2015 - 15:45
Etc/GMT

What is the connection between Arthur Miller & The Dixie Grill? Why was the Public Printer dead in the river? Where is the first American playwright buried? What is Wilmington's connection to the first African American playwright with a hit show on Broadway? Find out on The Literary History walking Tour! Every Sat afternoon @ Old Books on Front St. (Great for book clubs!)

Buy tickets for Literary History Walking Tour

Literary History Walking Tour

06/06/2015 - 00:30
06/06/2015 - 00:45
Etc/GMT

What is the connection between Arthur Miller & The Dixie Grill? Why was the Public Printer dead in the river? Where is the first American playwright buried? What is Wilmington's connection to the first African American playwright with a hit show on Broadway? Find out on The Literary History walking Tour! Every Sat afternoon @ Old Books on Front St. (Great for book clubs!)

Buy tickets for Literary History Walking Tour

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