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Not Quite Home: A Soldier’s Search for Belonging

Book Signing: Saturday, May 20th, 2017, 2:00-4:00 p.m. Not Quite Home: A Soldier’s Search for Belonging James B. Morgan joins us with his new memoir There is a brotherhood, formed in the crucible of battle, which brooks no other path

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Points of Light: The Art of Being Human

Book Signing: Saturday, May 13th, 2017, 2:00-4:00 p.m. Points of Light: The Art of Being Human Harold C. Raley joins us with his new collection of essays Harold Raley tackles a diverse range of philosophical topics in his latest collection

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Unaware: A Suspense Novel

Book Signing: Saturday, April 15th, 2017, 2:00-4:00 p.m. Unaware: A Suspense Novel Susan P. Baker joins us with her stand-alone mystery set in Galveston Galveston attorney Dena Barlow Armstrong has outlined a future for herself and her children, independent of

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Call for Resumes: March 2017

Galveston Bookshop is currently (March 2017) accepting resumes. If you meet the following qualifications and would like to join our team, please send us your detailed resume as well as the additional materials detailed below. Candidate Requirements: – College educated

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The Counterfeit Prince of Old Texas

Book Signing: Saturday, March 18th, 2017, 2:00-4:00 p.m. The Counterfeit Prince of Old Texas: Swindling Slaver Monroe Edwards Lora-Marie Bernard joins us with her biography of Texas confidence man Monroe Edwards. After Monroe Edwards died in Sing Sing prison in

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Horror Texas Style

Saturday, January 28th, 2017, 2:00-4:00 p.m. Road Kill: Texas Horror by Texas Writers E. R. Bills joins us with his new anthology of horror fiction from Texas writers. ROAD KILL Author E. R. Bills has assembled an anthology of horror

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Sea-Arama Marineworld

Saturday, December 17th, 2016, 2:00-4:00 p.m. Sea-Arama Marineworld Tim Gould joins us with his new history of the now closed marine theme park here on the island. Sea-Arama Marineworld, a marine animal park in Galveston, Texas, opened in 1965 and

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Galveston Art League

Saturday, December 10th, 2016, 2:00-4:00 p.m. Galveston Art League: A Century of Island Art Pat Jakobi and Nancy House join us with their new history of the Galveston Art League. For over 100 years, the Galveston Art League has upheld

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Proud Flesh

Saturday, November 19th, 2016, 2:00-4:00 p.m. Proud Flesh: The Resurrection of Baby B Cynthia Bowen joins us with her latest book, a memoir of her remarkable journey caring for an infant from the Shriners Hospital for Children here in Galveston.

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Lucky’s Way

Saturday, November 12th, 2016, 2:00-4:00 p.m. Gina Hooten Popp joins us again with her latest book in the Winds of Change series, Lucky’s Way. The year is 1918. And young U.S. fighter pilot Lucky McLaren is headed home to West

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