Upcoming Events At East City Bookshop


Author Events 

Thursday, January 18, 6:30 - 7:30 pm.  Paperback Launch:  The Scribe of Siena by Melodie Winawer.  more info

Saturday, January 20, 3 - 4 pmSPECIAL PERFORMANCE  Local a cappella group Not What You Think performs songs in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. and of The Women's March.  more info

Tuesday, January 23, 6:30 - 7:30 pm.  Author Event: Love, Hate and Other Filters by Samira Ahmed.  more info

Monday, January 29, 2018, 6:30 - 7:30 pm.  Author Event:  The Art of Mystery: The Search for Questions by Maud Casey.  In conversation with Josh Tyree.  more info

Thursday, February 1, 6:30 - 7:30 pm.  Author Event: Red Yellow Green by Alejandro Saravia.  In conversation with translator María José Giménez and moderator Matthew Davis of the Alan Cheuse International Writers Center.  more info 

Friday, February 2, 6:30 - 7:30 pm.  Author Event: Hottest Heads of State by J.D. and Kate Dobson.  more info


Every week, we offer two free storytimes:
Tuesday Storytime at 11:00am
Saturday Storytime at 11:00am


Book Clubs and Gatherings

RE-SCHEDULED FOR WED., JANUARY 17     Mon., January 8 @6:30 pm - ECB Fiction Book Club
The Penelopiad by Margaret Atwood. More Info

**Tues., January 16 @6:30 pm - Social Justice Book Club** NOTE: WILL BE RE-SCHEDULED FOR FEB.; DATE TBD
We Should All Be Feminists and Dear Ijeawele, Or A Femininst Manifesto in Fifteen Suggestions by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.  more info

Mon., January 22 @6:30 pm - NEW BOOK CLUB! Short Story Happy Hour Want to be in a book club, but always run out of time to read the book? Short Story Happy Hour is for you. Our first story is "The Semplica Girl Diaries" by George Saunders.  Read it in Tenth of December, or read the story here, in the New Yorker.  more info

Sun., January 28 @4:00 pm - New Fiction  Dodgers by Bill Beverly. more info

Thu., February 7 @6:30 pm - NEW BOOK CLUB!  CHILLY Ps = The Capitol Hill Interesting Literature League for Young Professionals!  Our new book club is for readers in their twenties and thirties and draws on award-winning or nominated titles.  Our first book is Swing Time by Zadie Smith.  Join us!  more info


Haven't gotten a copy of this yet? Download it in Audio:

Hear an excerpt read by Michael Wolff here.


See our book clubs page for information on all of our book clubs, and see details of when and where on the events calendar.



Special Announcements

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