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McIntyre’s Books will be celebrating Independent Bookstore Day on May 2

Posted Friday, April 24, 2015

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Pittsboro, NC - Following the runaway success of last year’s California Bookstore Day, bookstores across the nation are now preparing for Independent Bookstore Day, a country-wide celebration of books and independent bookstores on May 2nd. From Bend to Brooklyn, book lovers should mark their calendars for this special day of literary parties.

McIntyre’s Books will be celebrating the day with activities from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Storytime & Crafts
10 a.m.
Katherine and Sarah will share one of our favorite picture books, Click Clack Peep, and other barnyard tales and songs. Afterwards, we will have a book related coloring exercise tailored to kindergarten-aged children. Space is limited, so please call McIntyre’s to hold your spot, 919.542.3030.

Author Event with Allan Gurganus
2 p.m.
Allan Gurganus will read from and sign copies of Decoy: A Novella.

Author Event with Margaret Bradham Thorton
4 p.m.
Margaret Bradham Thornton will sign copies of Charleston: A Novel and talk about her work with Tennessee Williams and how it led her to Charleston.

At the conclusion of her reading, we will pop some corks and pour prosecco with live blues played by Mr. Billy.

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