Entertainment » Books

What's happening in July



Unless otherwise indicated, event is a reading and/or book signing. Call the location for details. To list your event in the calendar, contact Lindsey Millar at “Books,” Arkansas Times, P.O. Box 34010, Little Rock, AR 72203 or by phone (501) 375-2985, fax (501) 375-3623 or email: lindsey@arktimes.com.

1 Orient Express Mystery Book Club. 6 p.m. BN-LR.

8 Open mic. All ages. Poems, short stories and essays welcome. 5 p.m. SM.

14 Storytime for ages 2-5, 10 a.m.; 6-9, 11 a.m.; 10-12, 1 p.m. SM.

14 Breanna Cone (The Spencer City Series). 2-4 p.m. SM.

17 WordsWorth Book Club discusses “Intuition” by Allegra Goodman, 7 p.m. WW.

20 Farewell for Harry Potter. Call for reservations.11:45 p.m. TBMP.

20 Harry Potter release pre-parties. BAM, BN-LR, BN-NLR, WW.

21 ReShonda Tate Billingsley (“Everybody Say Amen” and “With Friends Like These”). 2 p.m. PA.

21 “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows” goes on sale, midnight, BN-LR, BN-NLR, BAM, WW.

22 Group open mic. All ages. Poems, short stories and essays welcome. 5 p.m. SM.

25 ABC Book Club discuses “True Grit” by Charles Portis. 7:30 p.m. BN-LR.

26 Victoria Christopher Murray (“The Ex Files”). 7 p.m.

26 Clue tournament. All ages. 2 p.m. SM.

28 Mark Jackson (“Prophet Singer: The Voice and Vision of Woody Guthrie”), 4-5:30 p.m. WW.

Every Monday and Thursday Children’s Storytime, BN-LR children’s department, 10:30 a.m.

Every Wednesday Storytime, 10:30 a.m., BN-NLR.

Area Bookstores:

BAM: Books-A-Million, 2747 Lakewood Village Drive, NLR, 771-7581

BN-LR: Barnes & Noble-Chenal, 11500 Financial Centre Parkway, 954-7648

BN-NLR: Barnes & Noble-North Little Rock, 4000 E. McCain Blvd., 771-1124

LB: Lorenzen & Co. Booksellers, 7509 Cantrell Road, 663-8811

PA: Pyramid Art, Books and Custom Framing, Museum Center, 500 E. Markham St., Suite 110, 372-5824

RMBG: River Market Books and Gifts, Cox Creative Center, 120 Commerce St., 918-3093

SM: Sleuths Mystery Bookstore, 2915 W. Markham St., 603-9676.

TBMP: That Bookstore at Mountebanq Place, 1107 Oak St., Conway, 888-287-7791

TBIB: That Bookstore in Blytheville, 316 W. Main St., Blytheville, 870-763-3333

WW: WordsWorth Books & Co., 5920 R St., 663-9198

Add a comment