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25 Things You Don’t Know About Rebecca

25 Things You Don’t Know About Rebecca

Rebecca works with the cashiers. She’s been working here for over a year! Here are 25 things you don’t know about her: I’m not a natural redhead. Other than that, I don’t have many “secrets.” I often (always) sleep with at least a book or two in my bed. I love savannah cats. I am [...]

The Bunny Blog

The Bunny Blog

Today’s guest post comes from Katie, who has previously blogged about Jet Set Desolate, a book by one of our Local Authors. Do you know what I really like? Bunnies. And March at Vroman’s has thus far been largely about bunnies. Entering the store from the parking lot, by the main registers, the first thing [...]

Happy Pi Day!

Happy Pi Day!

The Vroman’s breakroom is a wonderful place. A few weeks ago, this poster appeared in the employee areas of the store (click to enlarge): And, lo and behold, today the breakroom was filled with a delicious, rotating assortment of pies. What follows is photos of just a few of the delectable treats we encountered, each [...]

Help Write a Book!

Help Write a Book!

In order to fulfill a childhood dream, and to encourage his kids to love reading, artist Michael Klaus Schmidt has been writing and illustrating a series of children’s books called The Adventures of the Salamander.   The series started with a story, written by five year old Michael, which sparked a life-long love of writing. [...]

Joy Part 2

Joy Part 2

So I blogged last week about Joy the Baker, and her signing her brand new cookbook at Vroman’s. The event was extremely, well, eventful, so I figured I’d post a bit of a wrap-up for all of you that couldn’t make it. We had a couple of great things going on – a huge crowd [...]

5 DVDs You Might Not Know We Carry

5 DVDs You Might Not Know We Carry

Today’s guest post comes from Zak, who works with the cashiers. Zak has also blogged about books he wants to read but probably never will and other great DVDs we carry. Maybe you’ve noticed: in the past few months, the Vroman’s DVD selection has grown at a blinding rate. Or, maybe you haven’t. Either way, [...]

Joy the Baker

Joy the Baker

Are you coming to our event with Joy Wilson, author of the Joy the Baker blog and the brand-new Joy the Baker cookbook? If you don’t have it on your schedule yet and you are a human being that consumes food (which I hope you are), add it now. I just discovered her blog – [...]

Algonquin’s Lucky 7!

Algonquin’s Lucky 7!

Ahhh, February, the month of love! What better way to commemorate Valentine’s Day than by spreading the love of reading? Algonquin Publishing asked seven of their authors to choose their favorite Algonquin title ever—a book they have an undeniable, passionate crush on. Their answers, ranging from early classics to more recent works, are sure to make [...]

What’s More Romantic Than a Book?

What’s More Romantic Than a Book?

Sometimes it’s just not possible to figure out what to give for Valentine’s day. Luckily for you, Vroman’s has your back! We’ve put together thoughtful packages for everyone in your life, featuring some of our favorite books about love paired with delicious candy or a cute gift just to make the deal that much sweeter. [...]

Will you be our valentine?

Will you be our valentine?

Thank you for shopping at Vroman’s Bookstore! We have a great selection of gifts and jewelry perfect for Valentine’s Day, and we hope you’ll shop with us this year. If you don’t have anyone to shop for, however, we’ve got a bit of help for you: Love Hurts. Winning Doesn’t! Did your last boyfriend or [...]

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