07/21/2018 - 1:00PM
Victoria Gilbert comes to Page 158 Books to discuss the second installment of her Blue Ridge Library mystery series, Shelved Under Murder. Autumn leaves aren’t the only things falling in the historic Virginia village of Taylorsford—so are some cherished memories, and a few bodies. October in Taylorsford, Virginia means it’s leaf peeping season, with bright colorful foliage and a delightful fresh crew of tourists attending the annual Heritage Festival which celebrates local history and arts...
07/21/2018 - 10:30AM
Join Page 158 for a very special story time with Jacqueline Leigh, author of Time for Bed with Ford and Red and The Spill. The Spill is a silly tale geared towards preschool and school-aged children. The story follows a steadfast young girl and her journey for the perfect cup of milk. One morning, Faye wakes with an unpleasant feeling of thirst. She is filled with determination for a full cup of milk, one that will surely send the dryness out of her mouth. The trouble really begins...
07/25/2018 - 6:00PM
This month's selection is A Thirsty Land by Seamus McGraw.
07/26/2018 - 7:00PM
This month's selection is The Outsiders by S. E. Hinton.
07/26/2018 - 11:00AM
This month's selection is A Great Reckoning by Louise Penny.
07/28/2018 - 2:00PM
Celebrate 20 years of magic! Join us on July 28 from 2-8 pm for: - Quidditch Pong - Costume Contest - Sorting Hat - Trivia - Butter Beer - Wands and Potion Necklaces - and of course, the new 20th anniversary edition of all seven books!
08/04/2018 - 1:00PM
Sheila Ingle visits Page 158 Books to discuss her book Tales of a Cosmic Possum, a SIBA Okra Pick for Fall 2017. These eight stories are based on the lives of three generations of Appalachian women who worked in Upstate cotton mills. Passing on their traditions, speech, and love for family, the Ingle and Moseley wives took care of their households and their community. Sheila is a former educator with a passion for the stories of women who are often overlooked by history. Tales of a Cosmic...
08/09/2018 - 4:30PM
This month's selection is Invisible Emmie by Terri Libenson.
08/10/2018 - 4:30PM
This month's selection is Ice Wolves by Amie Kaufman.
08/11/2018 - 1:00PM
Described as "An urban story that will grab you from the first page," She Held it Down is an exciting thrill ride set in Raleigh NC. Join us as Kyshaa Sand discusses Part 1 and launches the newly published She Held it Down Part 2. Both books will be available to purchase in store during the event.
08/13/2018 - 6:30PM
This month's selection is "The Cruel Prince" by Holly Black.
08/13/2018 - 11:00AM
This month's selection is The High Tide Club by Mary Kay Andrews.
08/13/2018 - 5:00PM
This month's selection is Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo.
08/14/2018 - 6:00PM
This month's selection is I'll Be Gone in the Dark by Michelle McNamara.
08/16/2018 - 6:30PM
This month's selection is Hounded by Kevin Hearne.
08/20/2018 - 6:00PM
This month's selection is The Expert System's Brother by Adrian Tchaikovsky.
08/22/2018 - 6:00PM
This month's selection is The Secret Token by Andrew Lawler.
08/23/2018 - 7:00PM
This month's selection is In Cold Blood by Truman Capote.
08/23/2018 - 11:00AM
This month's selection is Lowcountry Bookshop by Susan M. Boyer.
08/28/2018 - 6:30PM
Join Page 158 Books in welcoming Michel Stone for a discussion of her timely and powerful novel Border Child. Four years ago, Hector left his small village in Mexico and crossed into the United States, hoping to create a better life for his young family. Unbeknownst to him, his wife, Lilia, crossed shortly thereafter, planning to surprise him. During her crossing, though, she was separated from their infant daughter—who disappeared. In this deeply moving and sensitive novel, Michel Stone...
10/03/2018 - 7:00PM
When Caroline Sears receives the news that her unborn baby girl has a heart defect, she is devastated. It is 1970 and there seems to be little that can be done. But her brother-in-law, a physicist, tells her that something can be done to save her baby. Something that will require a kind of strength and courage that Caroline never knew she had. Something that will mean a mind-bending leap of faith on her part. And all for the love of her unborn child. A rich, genre-spanning, breathtaking novel...
10/17/2018 - 6:30PM
When the coolest girl in the class invites you to her exclusive after-school club, how can you say no? Even if it means skipping out on Songwriting Club? Even if she’s always been too popular to give you the time of day? Even if she asks you to paint the walls and serve the tea…? Soon Lucy McGee realizes she’s been tricked into becoming mean girl Scarlett Tandy’s errand girl—and she’s getting in trouble for skipping her after-school activities. Things get complicated as she tries to...