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Indies First 2017!

by Jessica on November 17, 2017

On Saturday, November 25, Join us on Indies First and Small Business Saturday when our stores are visited by some very special guest booksellers chatting about books and recommending their favorite titles. About Indies First: Indies First, held on Small Business Saturday, brings together authors, readers, and publishers in support of independent bookstores. Authors and local celebrities volunteer at events […]

Mystery author and friend of the store, Kwei Quartey, has given us a little praise with this wonderful blog article on his website. The full article is below. Original post can be seen here. VROMAN’S BOOKSTORE–PASADENA LANDMARK by Kwei Quartey From time to time, I blog about an independent bookstore of note, e.g. Marcus Books. A […]

by JZ Bingham, VP Acquisitions, Balcony 7 As an acquisitions editor, I can’t help but read between the lines of an author’s work to find out what he or she is truly made of—what inspires them, what motivates them, their respect for readers and the art of storytelling. It takes but a few pages, maybe […]

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James Joyce, W.B. Yeats, Oscar Wilde, Bram Stoker…we all know and love these classic Irish authors. But what about giving some love to some more contemporary Irish authors? I’ve compiled a short list of a few authors to check out this St. Patrick’s Day (in case kissing everyone in sight and drinking the day away […]

October Events!

by Jessica on September 29, 2014

Um…where did September go? Whoa. That went by fast. We’re gearing up for even more fall events. Our October is pretty packed to the gills. Take a gander at the list below and see what interests you! Hope to see you around the event space. Thursday, October 2, 7pm Chris Guillebeau discusses and signs The […]

First HOTB Post is up on Tumblr! Here’s a taste!

by Jessica on September 16, 2014

We’ve got our first Humans of the Bookstore post up on Tumblr this morning! Here’s a taste of what will be happening over there. Follow the Tumblr, share with your friends, celebrate YOU being awesome! Rudy “I’m a school principal. It’s an incredibly stressful job. So this is actually part of a ritual I do every […]

Read your way across the USA!

by Rachel on January 23, 2014

I’ve been sharing a few photos of our new display, Read your way across the USA, on Facebook and Instagram, and there has been such an outpouring of interest, I thought I would expand upon the idea and include some more detailed photos and a list of books that are currently featured.  The display was […]

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Upcoming January Events!

by Rachel on January 3, 2014

After a little break from events during the holidays, our January author events are headed your way!  If you’re unable to attend an event,  but you’d still like a signed copy, you can always call our Will Call Department at (626)449-5320 and we’ll do our best to get you one! Those wishing to get books […]

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