S. C. Gwynne stopped by today to sign many, many, many pre-ordered copies of his new bio of Stonewall Jackson (on our shelves 9/30), REBEL YELL. Joe, our Assistant Buyer, is calling this one of the best books of 2014. There’s still time to order a signed, personalized copy via bookpeople.com! #bookpeople #scgwynne #rebelyell #austin #civilwar
Very excited to announce we’ll host actor & Tony Award-winner Neil Patrick Harris here Tues, Oct 21 7p to sign his new book, NEIL PATRICK HARRIS: CHOOSE YOUR OWN AUTOBIOGRAPHY! Tickets are required and now available in-store & via bookpeople.com. #bookpeople #atxevent #booksigning #neilpatrickharris
Last call for signed, personalized copies of REBEL YELL by S. C. Gwynne, bestselling author of EMPIRE OF THE SUMMER MOON. Gwynne will be in soon to sign all of our pre-orders. This is the perfect gift for fans of EMPIRE. We ship worldwide! Giving a signed book as a gift? We’ll ship to the recipient’s doorstep! (We’ll even wrap it for you, if you like.)
Get your pre-order in now via bookpeople.com. #bookpeople #scgwynne #rebelyell #signedbook
Excited to announce #Station11 by Emily St. John Mandel is the inaugural selection for our new program, the BookPeople Trust Fall!
We’re prepping packages to ship out tomorrow to those of you who took a chance on this book, sight unseen. There’s still time to order a Trust Fall package, which includes a signed first edition of STATION ELEVEN, a limited edition linocut inspired by the book and more: http://www.bookpeople.com/bookpeople-trust-fall
For more about this wonderful new post-apocalyptic novel, visit bookpeopleblog.wordpress.com #bookpeople #trustfall #austin
Staff #fridayreads: WHAT IF? by Randall Munroe, author of webcomic #xkcd. “It’s like the science of Myth Busters and the humor of Big Bang Theory rolled into one. But better. PS - you can totally jump out of a plane, fill balloons with helium on the way down, and survive. Good to know!” - Julie #staffpick #whatif #bookpeople #science
We recently launched a fun, brand new experiment we’re calling the BookPeople Trust Fall. Trust us on a debut novel, sight unseen, & we’ll send you a surprise package full of goodies (including the book, of course). What do you think? Want to take a chance? Here’s more info: http://www.bookpeople.com/bookpeople-trust-fall
We’ll reveal our first Trust Fall pick on Monday! #bookpeople #trustfall #debut
BIG NEWS! We’re honored to announce we’ll welcome Texas State Senator and Democratic candidate for governor Wendy Davis to BookPeople Thursday, Sept 11 at 12:30pm to sign her new memoir, FORGETTING TO BE AFRAID.
Tickets required & now available in-store & via bookpeople.com.
We’re incredibly excited to welcome Senator Davis to BookPeople. Help us spread the word!
Ellen’s #newrelease pick of the day: PERCY JACKSON’S GREEK GODS by Rick Riordan, illustrated by John Rocco. “A must-have for any Percy Jackson fan. I love John Rocco’s work. Percy tells classic mythology tales as only he can.” #newrelease #percyjackson #rickriordan #johnrocco #mythology #bookpeople #kidsbook