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New Humans of the Bookstore on the Tumblr!

New Humans of the Bookstore on the Tumblr!
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  Happy Hump Day! We’re getting closer to the weekend! We’ve added a short interview with author Bill Bradley to our Humans of the Bookstore project. Head over the Tumblr to check it out! Read the Full Story at Vroman’s Blog

Banned Books Week!

Banned Books Week!

This week is BANNED BOOKS WEEK! Here’s a little refresher on what  Banned Books Week is all about. Banned Books Week is the national book community’s annual celebration of the freedom to read. Hundreds of libraries and bookstores around the country draw attention to the problem of censorship by mounting displays of challenged books and […]

Another Human of the Bookstore is up on Tumblr!

Another Human of the Bookstore is up on Tumblr!

In honor of our 120th Anniversary we are celebrating the people who have helped us and supported us over the years. We’re calling the project HUMANS OF THE BOOKSTORE and we’ll be posting the stories on our Tumblr. This blog will have a little taste of what’s happening over there. Please follow us in this […]

Shakespeare in the PARK(let)! This Friday (9/19)

Shakespeare in the PARK(let)! This Friday (9/19)

It’s almost the third Friday of September and you know what that means?! PARK(ing) Day! A little background on PARK(ing) day if you think I’m just talking gibberish! This  movement begun in 2005 when Matthew, John, and Blaine wanted to bring attention to the lack of urban parks and pubic space. They accomplished this by paying a parking […]

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

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

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 […]

Introducing Humans of the Bookstore!

Introducing Humans of the Bookstore!

We have something really special to introduce to you! In November, we are celebrating our 120th anniversary! Crazy, huh? We couldn’t be more proud of this achievement. We’re working on planning all sorts of fun things to help you celebrate with us! One of those things is something we are calling Humans of the Bookstore! […]

Whole Lotta Classes Goin’ On

Whole Lotta Classes Goin’ On

It’s back to school for the kids and back to school for us too. We have a couple classes I wanted to highlight that we’ve got goin’ on this fall! First Up TWO Vroman’s Education Classes are happening! The Basic Four for Story Development: Point of View, Structure, Character Development and Dialogue  Thursdays, September 18 […]

Spotlight on Story Time Mr. Steve! Happy 25 Years!

Spotlight on Story Time Mr. Steve! Happy 25 Years!

Today is Story Time Mr. Steve’s 25th Anniversary with Vroman’s! We are so excited we get to celebrate such a great employee. Mr. Steve is legendary as Vroman’s story time reader and bargain book buyer. He has recommended thousands of books to young readers over the years. Those of us around here count on him […]

This Is Halloween…This Is Halloween!

This Is Halloween…This Is Halloween!

Happy Labor Day! What better way to celebrate than a post on fall… As I mentioned last week in our September Events post the season of Fall is my favorite. Cooler (hopefully) weather, scarves, tea, tons and tons of pumpkin flavored things! By the way my favorite way to use pumpkin is in pancakes. Along […]

Featuring a Project From Our Own Danielle Borsch!

Featuring a Project From Our Own Danielle Borsch!

We are so excited to feature a really cool project by our own Danielle Borsch called NAME THIS MOVIE!! Danielle has been in the book industry for six years. For over a year now, she has been managing the Children’s & Young Adult Department here at Vroman’s. I’m sure many readers of this blog have […]

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