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Top Seller's at the Open Book These titles have been selling fast and furious through our online shop. Need a recommendation? Give us a call, send us an email, or check out our Staff Picks page. We're happy to help!
Welcome to The Open Book, a shop designed for booklovers.
While we continue operations as an online shop we invite you to call or email us for recommendations and ideas. You can order online and pick up curbside, receive free home-delivery, or ship books anywhere in the U.S. Please also consider shopping for audio books through our partner, Libro.fm.
We are gearing up for Phase 2 of our pandemic response operations. Details to be announced soon.
We appreciate the tremendous support you have shown us!
We are honored to be nominated alongside incredible role model bookshops for the 2020 Pannell Award. The award honors bookstores that "enhance their communities by bringing exceptional creativity to foster a love of reading and books in children and young adults." Fingers crossed for the final results but in the meantime thank you to the Women's National Book Association and Penguin Young Readers. We are grateful and thrilled!
WARRENTON MICE BOOK CLUB
PLEASE NOTE: The Warrenton Mice Book Club is currently suspended. Check back for summer club updates soon. We miss our little mice but are confident we will all be together again soon!
The Warrenton Mice are ready to get reading again! Below are our book club picks for each month, along with our meeting dates. Times are always 5:00-5:45 at the shop. Readers of all elementary ages are welcome. Come join us!
Feb. 4th: The Story of Doctor Dolittle, by Hugh Lofting March 3rd: Armstrong: The Advenutrous Story of a Mouse to the Moon, by Torben Kuhlmann April 7th: Edison: The Mystery of the Missing Mouse Treasure, by Torben Kuhlmann May 5th: Front Desk, by Kelly Yang June 2nd: Pippi Longstocking, by Astrid Lindgren July 7th: Bad Kitty Camp Daze, by Nick Bruel August 4th: Ruby in the Sky, by Jeanne Zulick Ferruolo September 8th: The Parker Inheritance, by Varian Johnson October 6th: Pie in the Sky, by Remy Lai November 3rd: A Wolf Called Wander, by Rosanne Parry December 1st: TBD
2020 ADULT BOOK CLUB PICKS!
We have our book club picks for each month of 2020, and we can't wait to have you join us to discuss them! Come on in to pick one up, or purchase one online from our website or our e-book and audio-book partner Libro.fm. Meeting dates and titles are as follows:
Jan. 15: A Bend in the Stars, Rachel Barenbaum Feb. 19: The Library Book, Susan Orlean
The following meetings will take place on Zoom at 7:00 pm (this is a change from 6pm). Please contact us for the meeting login information. As always, new members are welcome and encouraged to join. April: The Beekeeper of Aleppo, Christy Lefteri May 20: The Water Dancer, Ta-Nehsi Coates June 17: American Dirt, Jeanine Cummins
The following meetings may be held by zoom or in person. Check back here for decision in June. Jul. 15: Valentine: A novel, Elizabeth Wetmore Aug. 19: Hitting a Straight Lick With a Crooked Stick, Zora Neale Hurston Sept. 16: Circe, Madeline Miller Oct. 21: Topeka School, Ben Lerner Nov. 18: Inland by Tea Obrecht Dec. 16: The Starless Sea, Erin Morgenstern