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Interview with Kathleen Maca

Q&A with the author of “Ghosts of Galveston” Kathleen Shanahan Maca is the author of the newest book on Galveston’s rich diversity of haunted properties and locales. She is also author of Galveston’s Broadway Cemeteries. We recently posed the following

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Book Signing August 23rd: Texas Lighthouses

Lighthouses, Lightships, & Beacons of Texas:A Comprehensive Field Guide Saturday, August 23rd, 3:00-5:00 p.m. Galveston Bookshop will host a book signing with Richard S. Hall and his comprehensive field guide to Texas lighthouses, Lighthouses, Lightships, & Beacons of Texas, published

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Book Signing July 26th: Southwest Mysteries

Saturday, July 26th11:00-1:00 p.m. No Odes to Widows Kay Taylor Burnett will join us on Saturday, July 26, from 11:00-1:00 to sign copies of her West Texas mystery, No Odes to Widows. The unsolved murder of a young Highway Patrolman

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Book Signing: Novel set in 1800s Dickinson

Ernie Deats will join us on Saturday, July 19, from 2:00-4:00 to sign copies of his historical novel set in Dickinson in the late 1800s. Saturday, July 19, 2:00-4:00 p.m. The Last Karankawa In 1885 along the Gulf Coast of

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New Birding Guide: Meet the Author February 15th

Texas Birding Trails: The Gulf Coast by Jim Foster Saturday, February 15th, 2014 2:00-4:00 p.m. Nature writer and photographer Jim Foster will be joining us on Saturday, February 15th from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. for a book signing with his

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Meet & Greet December 14th, 2013 with Two Great Books

Saturday, December 14th, 2013: Two Consecutive Afternoon Events We’re hosting 2 book signings on Saturday the 14th starting at 1:00 p.m. with Amy Matsumoto and her newly published Haunted Galveston. Then at 3:00 p.m. Elizabeth Black returns with her Galveston

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Diane Twilley Book Signing August 24, 2013

Astrodome Murders Author Diane L. Twilley will join us to sign her latest book in the Gina Malloy Tierney series. Astrodome Murders is the fourth murder mystery involving amateur sleuths Gina Tierney and her aunt, Sister Catherine Malloy. The back-story

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Book Signing: The Drowning House by Elizabeth Black, February 16th, 2013

Elizabeth Black joins us at the store on Saturday, February 16th to sign her new Galveston fiction, The Drowning House. A gripping suspense story about a woman who returns to Galveston, Texas after a personal tragedy and is irresistibly drawn

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Our Second Monthly Meet & Greet is Set for February 23rd, 2013

Our second Monthly Meet & Greet is on February 23rd. Each month we will feature a book discussion and signing with 2 or 3 Texas writers with an emphasis on emerging talent and first books. We are primarily interested in

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Book Signing: James Schmidt returns with Galveston and the Civil War, Saturday, January 12th

James Schmidt will join us Saturday from 1:00-3:00 during the 150th Battle of Galveston Commemoration festivities to sign copies of Galveston and the Civil War, his recently published history. Also joining us will be Andrew W. Hall, author of  The

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