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Graphic Novel Book Club

This new book club is oriented around the discussion of the comics medium through stories new and old, mainstream and independent, accessible and challenging. There is only one question that a book needs to answer positively to be considered: Does it have panels?

Meetings occur the first Tuesday of each month at 7 P.M., with this inaugural session scheduled for November 7th

Explaining Life Through Evolution Book Signing with Prosanta Chakrabarty

Event date: 
08/18/2023 - 5:00pm
Event address: 
114 North Range Ave
Denham Springs, LA 70726

Prosanta Chakrabarty is Professor of Evolutionary Biology and, even more fantastically, Curator of Fishes at Louisiana State University. As a professor he has witnessed the gamut of thoughts and opinions of evolution and come to the conclusion that many are merely misinformed. That old image of an ape 'evolving' into a man? Completely inaccurate and but it continues to crop up and remains vociferously argued against. 

Yoga By The Book

Event date: 
08/02/2023 - 6:30pm
Event address: 
114 North Range Ave
Denham Springs, LA 70726

We are so excited to be partnering with Alia Yoga to bring you “Yoga by the Book” a beginners yoga class taught by our very own Sarah DiMaria. Come join us August 2and, 15th and 29th from 6:30-7:30 for a wonderful time, we hope to see you there!

For more information register at https://get.mndbdy.ly/Iucn1FdweAb or contact via Instagram @‌https://www.instagram.com/alaiayoga_/

Yoga by the Book

Event date: 
07/19/2023 - 6:30pm
Event address: 
114 North Range Ave
Denham Springs, LA 70726

We are so excited to be partnering with Alia Yoga to bring you “Yoga by the Book” a beginners yoga class taught by our very own Sarah DiMaria. Come join us June 7th from 6:30-7:30 for a wonderful time, we hope to see you there!

For more information register at https://get.mndbdy.ly/Iucn1FdweAb or contact via Instagram @‌https://www.instagram.com/alaiayoga_/

Used Book Sale

Event date: 
07/08/2023 - 8:00am
Event address: 

Too many books, always a good problem to have, right?!

It's time to deal with the abundance so we are having a sale! Saturday July 8th we'll have a giant tent set up behind the bookshop with books galore for $1 and under ($1 for hardcovers and full size paperbacks, $.50 for mass markets).

Bring your own bag and get a book free because, reusable!

We are kicking things off early, at 8am because *LA Heat!* and we'll be here rain or shine.

We love books, we love you, let's hang out! See ya Saturday!

2023 Louisiana Reader's Choice Award Winners

We are excited to share the winners for this year's Louisiana Reader's Choice Awards! Since the program's first list in 1999, over 400,000 students have read the recommended titles and voted for their favorites, reading more than 1.3 million books in the process. This year's winners are:

Louisiana Young Readers’ Choice Grades 3-5:

Winner: Claude: The True Story of a White Alligator written by Emma Bland Smith, illustrated by Jennifer M. Potter

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