Thank You Hayward Area Booklovers
For 55 Years of Support
We Love You!
The Book Shop
Since April 1960
Please Join us to Celebrate
The 55th Anniversary
Of The Book Shop
Come Celebrate with Birthday Cake,
a 60’s Soundtrack
and 10% off any purchase
on Saturday April 25th
During the Month, stop by and share your
memories of The Book Shop in words or pictures, (we’ll provide 3 x 5 cards)
We will treasure them for another 55 years!
On April 15th we will offset your sales tax
with a 10% discount on any purchase
Beginning Wednesday April 15th until noon on our party day, April 25th, make any purchase of $19.60 or higher and earn a raffle ticket good for drawings to be held the afternoon of Saturday April 25th.
There will be drawings held throughout the afternoon at 55 minutes after the hour. There will be merchandise prizes and gift certificates — at 12:55 for $19.60 — at 1:55 for $20.15 — And the Grand prize at 2:55 for $55.00
We hope to see you at the party!
Beautifully written -- best book I've read in the last year!
Holy Cow! Lots of twists and surprises. Very compelling...I could not put it down, had to finish it. Over and Over, I said to myself, I did not see that coming even up to the very last page. Perhaps I should have, but I became so engaged with these dark and twisted characters. Even though almost all the main characters are dark and twisted, I was still rooting for some of them and identified or felt connected to them. Any book that has recommendation blurbs from Lee Child, Nelson DeMille and Joe Hill, I have to read. I was not disappointed!
A Sequel to Doc. Fabulous historical fiction. Anything Mary Doria Russell writes is going to be wonderful.
Comes out next Tuesday! Wow! An almost 400 page suicide note from three sisters that spans several decades and generations of family entanglements/drama, and Albert Einstein too! Very moving, poignant, funny, dramatic. I love Lady, Vee and Delph and deeply care about all that has happened to them, their very complicated family history and what is ultimately in store for them. Enjoyed it immensely!
Well I loved Water for Elephants but I didn't read Ape House because I heard so many bad things about it. At the Water's Edge grabbed me from the get go! Maddie is learning so much and I admire that she is sticking up for herself overcoming the cultural mores of her society. The characters in the small Scottish highlands village that Maddie comes to be a part of are fully and richly developed. Subtly romantic, painfully devastating, but uplifting as well. A very deeply felt experience!
A great mystery. Paul is dealing with severe loss and not recovering that well but gets involved in a search for truth amidst the corruption of modern day China. It's thrilling and intriguing. Paul's long time best friend is a homicide detective, but his department wants to resolve the murder quickly but with the incorrect suspect. While the mystery is progressing, the setting makes us realize how unethical it is for our huge corporations to be outsourcing jobs and the exploitation that takes place in the name of money and greed. A Great Read!