jazz in the bookshop

Jazz bookends the weekend The Chuck Peterson Quintet on Friday, 4/22, 5:30 to 8:00 pm Also known as the “230 Jones Street Local 6 Literary Jazz Band,” Chuck’s quintet plays a whole lot of beautiful straight-ahead jazz, in a classic West … [Read more...]

Living to spite the devil

here on the roof of hell... Thursday, April 14th, 7:00 pm Bird & Beckett Political Book Discussion Group This Month's subject of discussion: All the Devils are Here: The Hidden History of the Financial Crisis Have a yen to hash out the … [Read more...]

Books for sale

The pleasures of the page Nothing is really like a book, though only a very few of them are really important as books... still, many would lay down their lives if it would  save the book from obliteration, for many fine and very important personal … [Read more...]

Books, we got em

Hot tamales, and they're red hot, yes, we got 'em for sale! Well, no we don't, but we got books! Start thinking about Paris! Brand new Lonely Planet France guide just reached the shelf... come in and pick up a copy... get that new Portual guide … [Read more...]

Speaking of Amazon

Speaking of Amazon... Must we? unless it be the river... But back here at home, that giant big box store on the internet continues to throw its weight around. On April 6, they threatened to pull their distribution center out of South Carolina if … [Read more...]