Join Lynn Rosen for lively conversation about some award-winning recent fiction, all while enjoing a delicious Mexican brunch in the private dining room of El Poquito in Chestnut Hill! SING, UNBURIED, SING by Jesmyn Ward This novel was just awarded the 2017 National...read more
Join us as we welcome Erica Armstrong Dunbar, who will discuss her National Book Award-nominated book Never Caught. Erica Armstrong Dunbar is the Charles and Mary Beard Professor of History, Rutgers University and Director of the Program in African American History,...read more
DATE: Thursday, December 7 TIME: 7pm to 8:30pm LOCATION: Open Book Bookstore, Elkins Park, PA Join NY Times-bestselling, internationally-acclaimed author, Laurie Halse Anderson, in a writing workshop (for adults only) that will make 2018 your year of writing the book...read more
DATE: Friday, March 16 TIME: 8PM TO 10PM PLACE: Elkins Central: The Elk,ins Park Train Station Arts Venue Join us for a holiday celebration of the written word! It's a cabaret authorfest. A roster of talented authors willl take the mic and read to you from their work....read more
Your chance to talk with book publishing professionals. Introducing our Meet the Publisher series of book publishers who will be visiting Open Book Bookstore to talk about their work. Come and meet editors, publishers, publicists, and sales reps, and hear what they do...read more
We're getting ready to bring back our popular story time. But first, we want to hear from you. How old is your child, and what times work best for you to bring them by Open Book Bookstore for story time? Email me at email@example.com and let me...read more
Paris to the Moon
Dec. 6, 2016
7 PM – 9 PM
Our popular French-themed dinner discussions at Spring Mill Café continue this fall with two dinners to celebrate Paris. Dinner #2 will feature “Paris to the Moon” by Adam Gopnick.
Dinner and Discussionread more
Part of the Genre Mix ‘n’ Match Writing Series
Dec. 5, 2016
This picture book workshop will address the rhythm and flow of a great picture book in relation to words and images.
Teacher: Heather Devlin Knopfread more
Open Book presents Genre writing classes, offering you the opportunity to try your hand at writing in a variety of genres. Each workshop is taught by an expert in a different genre. You can take a class in a genre you’re already working in, or something new, and try one, or try a few.
COST: Classes cost $30 each.read more