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Young Readers League Story Contest Winners!

by Jessica on November 20, 2017

This year our Young Readers League picked The Key To Extraordinary by Natalie Lloyd! In the spirit on this book, kids aged 8-14 were invited to enter a writing contest. In 300 words of less, they were to write a ghost story. The guidelines were the word count (at 300) and must be an original […]

Allison Hill Reviews ‘Catalina’!

by Jessica on November 13, 2017

Our own President/CEO, Allison Hill has written a review for the new novel Catalina. The full review is below! The original post an be seen here. The sex and drugs of ‘Catalina’ fuel a dark, desperate look at L.A. life  by Allison Hill The title of the novel “Catalina” sounds like a book about a […]

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 […]

Halloween Happenings Around Pasadena!

by Jessica on October 27, 2017

Spooky haunts and special treats all around Pasadena! Bring the kiddos for some Halloween fun! Tuesday, October 31 4pm – 6pm Celebrate Halloween in the Playhouse District! Vroman’s Bookstore and a bunch of our neighbors will be celebrating this Halloween with activities, games and lots of candy! Trick-or-Treat at the following participating business: Vroman’s Bookstore […]

Literary Themed Halloween Costumes!

by Jessica on October 16, 2017

Haven’t even started thinking about a Halloween costume yet? Here are a few literary themed numbers that are sure to ignite your DIY spark and get everyone talking! Group Costumes  Willy Wonka You’re sure to win the Golden Ticket of Halloween when you grab some friends and take on the wonderful world of characters from […]

Monday Meme RoundUp

by Jessica on October 9, 2017

It’s Monday…again. Let’s take your mind off it for a minute or two and get you laughing! Grammar memes, they crack us up. We thought we’d share some of our favorites! Feel free to add your favorite comments!

Fun Fall Activities in the Pasadena Area!

by Jessica on September 29, 2017

We’re highlighting a few fun Fall activities around Pasadena to fill those cooler (hopefully) weekends! 12th Annual Pasadena ArtWalk Saturday, October 14 11:00am-5:00pm FREE This annual favorite comes back in full swing again this October! Pasadena ArtWalk is Pasadena’s largest urban art fair with over 5,000 people attending yearly.  The event highlights some of the […]

Fall Into A Good Book

by Jessica on September 23, 2017

Today on the blog we’re giving you the most anticipated books that will be out this Fall. Plus, I’ll let you know if any of these great authors will be appearing in store! What are you excited to read this Fall? Let us know in the comments!   Fiction Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesamyn Ward […]

Vroman’s is proud to announce the 2017 Teacher of the Year! Mrs. Melinda Burkhart of Lincoln Elementary School! Join us TONIGHT as we celebrate Mrs. Melinda Burkhart, Lincoln Elementary and all educators at our Teacher of the Year Celebration. In addition to the award presentation, we will be serving light refreshments, and giving out a special discount […]

Christine Moreno nominated Karla Keese of Elliot Institute Why does Karla Keese deserve recognition as “Teacher of the Year”? To be honest, she deserves this award every year. She is my daughter, Heather’s, teacher in a special needs program at the Elliot Institute. The Elliot Institute specializes in educating low functioning children with compromised cognitive […]