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Notables Book Club

Notable Book ClubWe are excited to announce that the Notables Book Club is back for its second year! Notables is a book club that features a prominent community figure choosing a book and leading a book club discussion. Each month there will be a different notable and a different meeting spot, but remember you don't have to attend the book club each month just because you signed up for one. You may choose the ones you attend. Continue reading for instructions on how to sign up for a Notables Book Club date! Spots are limited!

Our third Notables guest is Andy Buelow, and his book choice is "The Way of All Flesh" by Samuel Butler. This is happening Thursday, March 21st at 6:30 p.m. at the The Block in Muskegon.

Andy Buelow is the recently installed Executive Director of the West Michigan Symphony located in Muskegon, MI.

The Way of All Flesh Cover Image
$16.19
ISBN: 9781517511579
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform - September 25th, 2015

Andy Buelow is the recently installed Executive Director of the West Michigan Symphony located in Muskegon, MI. His passion for the arts and community has brought new energy to this great renowned organization.


A Dinner with Howard Norris

Join us at J-Dub's Market & Wine Shop on Wednesday, April 17th at 7:00pm for an awesome cookbook event with local author, Howard Norris. Enjoy 5 small courses from his book "As I Peel the Parsnips" paired with wines from J-Dub's! While he won't be cooking the dishes himself, he will be there to talk about them

April Saturday Story Time and Craft

Our April Story Time and Craft is set! Bring the kiddos down to the store on Saturday, April 13th from 10-11am to hear kindergarten teacher Michele DeYoung read "Elephant & Piggy" by Mo Willems. Following the story will be a fun craft!

Books: 
We Are in a Book! (An Elephant and Piggie Book) Cover Image
By Mo Willems, Mo Willems (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9781423133087
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Hyperion Books for Children - September 14th, 2010

Waiting Is Not Easy! (An Elephant and Piggie Book) Cover Image
By Mo Willems, Mo Willems (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9781423199571
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Hyperion Books for Children - November 4th, 2014

There is a Bird on Your Head! (An Elephant and Piggie Book) Cover Image
By Mo Willems, Mo Willems (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9781423106869
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Hyperion Books for Children - September 2007

Should I Share My Ice Cream? (An Elephant and Piggie Book) Cover Image
By Mo Willems, Mo Willems (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9781423143437
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Hyperion Books for Children - June 14th, 2011

An Elephant & Piggie Biggie! (An Elephant and Piggie Book) Cover Image
By Mo Willems, Mo Willems (Illustrator)
$15.29
ISBN: 9781484799673
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Hyperion Books for Children - May 2nd, 2017

Elephants Cannot Dance! (An Elephant and Piggie Book) Cover Image
By Mo Willems, Mo Willems (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9781423114109
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Hyperion Books for Children - June 9th, 2009

I Broke My Trunk! (An Elephant and Piggie Book) Cover Image
By Mo Willems, Mo Willems (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9781423133094
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Hyperion Books for Children - February 8th, 2011

Local Poets Event

Join us at The Bookman on Thursday, April 11th at 7:00pm in celebration of National Poetry Month! We will have special guests, Kristin Brace, Greg Rappleye, Jack Ridl, and Sue William Silverman in the store to read some of their work.

Poetry Lives!

Poetry Lives at The Bookman! All are invited to bring an original or favorite poem and share with a group of gentle folks. You are also welcome to just sit and listen, or participate in the always lively discussion.

Open Book Club: "In This Grave Hour"

Our open book club will be on Wednesday, March 27th at 6pm! Anyone is welcome, and the book this month is "In This Grave Hour" by Jacqueline Winspear.

Books: 
In This Grave Hour: A Maisie Dobbs Novel Cover Image
$14.39
ISBN: 9780062436627
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Harper Perennial - February 27th, 2018

Poetry Lives!

Poetry Lives at The Bookman! All are invited to bring an original or favorite poem and share with a group of gentle folks. You are also welcome to just sit and listen, or participate in the always lively discussion.