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The Troves of Zac Love

Book Signing: Saturday, January 12th, 2019, 2:00-4:00 p.m. The Troves of Zac Love by Joy Jones and Jim Nelson In early September of 1900 a young dock worker named Zac Love sets out on a fishing voyage with his young

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Galveston’s Red Light District

Book Signing: Saturday, December 22nd, 2018, 1:00-3:00 p.m. Galveston’s Red Light District A History of the Line by Kimber Fountain Known today as a colorful resort destination featuring family entertainment and a thriving arts district, Galveston was once notorious for

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Murder and Madness

Book Signing: Saturday, December 15th, 2018, 2:00-4:00 p.m. Murder and Madness by Susan P. Baker Soft cover Galveston Bookshop will host a book signing on Saturday, December 15th, 2:00-4:00 p.m. with Susan P. Baker and her newest mystery novel set

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Warships at Seawolf Park

Book Signing: Saturday, December 8th, 2018, 3:00-5:00 p.m. Warships at Seawolf Park (Images of America Series) by Col. Kelley Crooks USAF (Ret.), and Mark Lardas Arcadia Press, soft cover, $21.99 Galveston Bookshop will host a book signing on Saturday, December

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Cotton’s Seafood

Book Signing: Saturday, December 8th, 2018, 12:00-2:00 p.m. ~and~ Book Signing: Saturday, December 22nd, 2018, 11:00-1:00 p.m. Cotton’s Seafood: A Cajun Autobiographical Cookbook by Jim LaBove Soft cover, $24.95 Spanning five years of research, interviews, writing, and planning, “Cotton’s Seafood”

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100 Things to Do in Texas Before You Die

Book Signing: Saturday, November 24th, 2018, 2:00-4:00 p.m. 100 Things to Do in Texas Before You Die by E. R. Bills Soft cover, $18.00 Many Texas travel guides are all hat and no cattle, put together by temporary or transplanted

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Winds of Change

Book Signing: Saturday, November 17th, 2018, 12:00-2:00 p.m. Winds of Change by Jo Adams McAuley Soft cover, $16.99 Winds of Change is a blending of history and fiction that tells the story of a woman and a nation as they

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Unforgettable Galveston Characters

Book Signing: Saturday, October 13th, 2018, 3:00-5:00 p.m. Unforgettable Galveston Characters by Jan Johnson (The Galveston Gal) 2018, The History Press, Soft cover, $23.99 From financiers of the Texas Revolution to contestants in the Pageant of Pulchritude, the shores of

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Houston Rap Tapes

Book Signing: Saturday, October 13th, 2018, 12:00-2:00 p.m. Houston Rap Tapes An Oral History of Bayou City Hip-Hop by Lance Scott Walker 2018, University of Texas Press, Soft cover, $29.95 The neighborhoods of Fifth Ward, Fourth Ward, Third Ward, and

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How We Came to Be

Book Signing: Saturday, August 25th, 2018, 3:00-5:00 p.m. How We Came to Be by Johnnie Bernhard In the multicultural melting pot of Houston, Karen Anders, a high school English teacher, comes to terms with being a single parent to her

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