Upcoming Events Highlights

LUCY ROZIER, Saturday, October 10, 3:00 p.m. (Jackrabbit McCabe and the Electric Telegraph)

BILL SMITH, BRIDGETTE LACY, AND SANDRA GUTIERREZ, Monday, October 26, 7:00 p.m. (Three "Savor the South" Cookbooks)

SCOTT ELLSWORTH, Saturday, November 14, 7:00 p.m. (The Secret Game)


Immortalized in (an 11 minute) video! The Fourth Annual Great Durham Pun Championship








Prices on our web site are 30% off on New York Times bestsellers and 10% off on all non-academic, non-technical titles. There are no shipping charges if you choose to pick up your order at the store--and you don't even have to enter your credit card information for these orders!

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Sunday 12-6