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Mar 17 2012

Being Flynn Giveaway At Subterranean Books

Nick Flynn’s memoir, Another Bullsh**  Night In Suck City has been adapted into a film by Focus Features. The film stars Paul Dano as Nick Flynn and Robert DeNiro as his father John. It is directed by Paul Weitz and features music from Badly Drawn Boy.  Julianne Moore co-stars and Flynn himself has a brief cameo […]

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Feb 18 2012

Art Books:Caravaggio, Van Gogh & More

Back in the day we were a used bookstore. But that is neither here nor there. What matters is that as a result we still have a nice selection of great used art titles waiting to be loved. These selections cover almost every movement and even consist of catalogs of entire collections. If you dig […]

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Jan 12 2012

What WE Can Do For YOU!

You know that we are an independent bookseller who works hard 24/7 to feed your literary habit. You know we always strive to stock new and interesting titles that are often popular but also under the mainstream radar. However you may not be aware of some of the great extra services we offer for our […]

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May 20 2011

I forgot to ask him about the hurricane!

Published by under Lou Life,Subby Love

Erik Larson.  A nice guy in a well-pressed shirt. Here he is signing copies of his newest In the Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror, and an American Family in Hitler’s Berlin.  He also signed the copies of Devil in the White City that we had on hand. I totally would have ordered in more of […]

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May 20 2011

Rockin’ Readers

Published by under Events,Lou Life,Subby Love

We hosted a slew of U City High School students in our front window last weekend as they volunteered their time to help earn money for the Freshmen Class Read Project (every incoming freshmen will receive a book–a giant class read–the book is still to be determined.)  We had enough kids so that there were […]

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May 17 2011

My Ongoing Obsession

Published by under Misc.,Subby Love

The New York Times Book Review  has a whole page of killed book cover designs (via Shelf Awareness)

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May 09 2011

Book Club TONIGHT, 7pm

Published by under Current Read,Events,Subby Love

You’ll be able to talk with Nina Revoyr via Skype and it’s the kind of book that talking with the author will be such an enrichjing experience!

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Apr 29 2011

Here’s What You Missed….

AND I have some super freaky stills from the slide show.  The WHIRLING GYPSY is some sort of creative genius invention.  And I am completely sucked into the story line.  Tim’s full explanation of The Magic Dwindler’s absence here. Untitled from Timothy Lane on Vimeo.      

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Apr 20 2011

TONIGHT 7PM at Subterranean

Published by under Events,Subby Love

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Apr 13 2011

Robert Wrigley’s Gift

Published by under Current Read,Subby Love

It’s April, national poetry month, so now’s the time to talk a little bit about one of the best volumes of new poetry I’ve read this year, Beautiful Country (Penguin Books, $18) by Robert Wrigley. Wrigley is originally from this area (Collinsville, Illinois, to be exact) but left it a long time ago and now has a well deserved […]

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