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

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
Open mic at 4:30

8:00 PM Up All Night Theatre Co. Devised Theatre Piece: Slam Poetry (Cost $6.00 Here for tickets: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/1282058)

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

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!"

James Jarvis Plays Piano

03/20/2015 - 15:00
03/20/2015 - 18:00
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Have a glass of wine or a beer and unwind from the week - Original jazz music with James Jarvis

James Jarvis Plays Piano

03/27/2015 - 15:00
03/27/2015 - 18:00
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Have a glass of wine or a beer and unwind from the week - Original jazz music with James Jarvis

James Jarvis Plays Piano

03/13/2015 - 15:00
03/13/2015 - 18:00
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Have a glass of wine or a beer and unwind from the week - Original jazz music with James Jarvis

James Jarvis Plays Piano

03/06/2015 - 15:00
03/06/2015 - 18:00
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Have a glass of wine or a beer and unwind from the week - Original jazz music with James Jarvis

James Jarvis Plays Piano

02/27/2015 - 15:00
02/27/2015 - 18:00
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Original jazz music with James Jarvis - have a glass of wine or a beer and unwind from the week.

S.M.U.T. Book Club

03/24/2015 - 18:30
03/24/2015 - 20:00
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Mother Night by Vonnegut

S.M.U.T. Book Club

03/25/2015 - 18:30
03/25/2015 - 20:00
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Join us!

  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!