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5:08 am on Wednesday February 26, 2014

A farewell to the kitty of Blue Bicycle Books

After some 20 years, the beloved cat at Blue Bicycle Books, Purdy, has passed. A hat tip to the Charleston City Paper for spotting the news.
11:23 pm on Friday August 17, 2012

'Semi-Charmed Life' book author reading and signing

Come join us (for free!) at Blue Bicycle Books as debut novelist Nora Zelevansky reads from, discusses writing and signs copies of her new book Semi-Charmed Life on Monday, August 20, at 5 p.m. This coming of age story and mystery is comedic and...
9:00 am on Sunday March 13, 2011

Blue Bicycle Books Author’s Luncheon Series continues with Mary Whyte

Blue Bicycle Books Author’s Luncheon Series continues this spring with a special appearance from renowned watercolorist Mary Whyte on Friday, April 8th, from 12 to 2 p.m.  Whyte will be discussing and signing her newest book, Working South, sketches...
3:39 am on Sunday November 28, 2010

Pat Conroy's coming to Blue Bicycle Books for 'My Reading Life' book tour (update: Barnes & Noble too)

Image by Pat Conroy Updates at the bottom. The Lowcountry legend himself, author Pat Conroy, will be signing copies of his new memoir, 'My Reading Life', as well as hardbacks of his previous works at Blue Bicycle Books on Saturday, December 11th...
2:45 pm on Tuesday November 9, 2010

Beautiful Creatures becomes Beautiful Darkness at Blue Bicycle Books

New York Times bestselling young adult authors Kami Garcia and Margaret Stohl will sign copies of 'Beautiful Darkness' at Blue Bicycle Books this Friday, November 12th, from 4 to 6 p.m. Set outside of Summerville, Beautiful Darkness is the follow-up...
3:05 am on Saturday October 9, 2010

Blue Bicycle Books hosts a performance, signing of children's book 'Sleep, Little Child'

Artist Tony Waters (left) and author/musician Marc Hoffman with "Sleep, Little Child," their new children's book and CD. Hoffman will perform his original lullaby that inspired the book at the signing.Charleston artist and Charlotte author signing...
4:01 am on Tuesday August 24, 2010

Clay Rice Silhouettes at the Blue Bike

Image by Clay RiceRenowned silhouette artist Clay Rice will cut personal silhouettes and sign copies of his book The Lonely Shadow on Wednesday, September 15th, from 3 to 6 p.m. at Blue Bicycle Books. Taught by his grandfather Carew, Clay Rice is a...
6:07 am on Monday June 14, 2010

Author of 'Ripe: The Search for the Perfect Tomato' stopping at Blue Bicycle Books

Image by Flickr user dklimkeBlue Bicycle Books welcomes Arthur Allen, author of "Ripe: The Search for the Perfect Tomato" on Saturday June 19th from 11 a.m.  to 1 p.m.  Allen, a journalist, follows the history of tomato cultivation and breeding from...
11:09 am on Tuesday June 8, 2010

Sue Monk Kidd, Blue Bicycle Books celebrate the 75th anniversary of Penguin Books

Image by Penguin BooksSue Monk Kidd will celebrate the 75th anniversary of Penguin Books at Blue Bicycle Books on Tuesday, June 22 from 4 to 6 p.m. featuring penguin cupcakes, champagne and the Penguin-mobile. After arriving in the the Penguin-...
7:12 am on Friday May 28, 2010

Blue Bicycle Books Author's Luncheon Series: Rubin and Moïse

Louis RubinPlease join Blue Bicycle Books as the Author’s Luncheon Series continues Friday, June 4th, 12 to 2 p.m., with Lowcountry legends Louis Rubin and Ben Moïse. Each book celebrates Charleston at, in many ways, its flux; from city to country,...