Hand To Mouth/WORDS SPOKEN OUT #78
MARCH 30, 6:30 PM
Peter Neil Carroll
READ FROM UPCOMING BOOKS
New! SCI-FI READERS SERIES
The Rebound Bookstore ANNOUNCES a North Bay Sci-fi/Fantasy Readers’ series as part of Hand to Mouth/WORDS SPOKEN OUT. The sci-fi/fantasy nights will be called “Something Just Landed” with a slate of published local writers.
First one will be WEDNESDAY EVENING JUNE 29TH
Writers to be announced soon.
Future plans involve round-robin open mics writing workshops etc.
New! SLAM JAM COMING TO TOWN!
The Rebound Bookstore begins a series of teen and young writer’s events with the first Slam Jam on SATURDAY EVENING, APRIL 30 AT 7:30-9:30.
Local restaurants will honor discount coupons given out at the bookstore before the event.
POETRY GIVEAWAY FOR NATIONAL POETRY MONTH
For April 2016, (National Poetry Month)
The Rebound Bookstore will exercise a poetry giveaway. A book of poetry will be given to every customer.
Litquake San Rafael 2016 has been set for Saturday October the 8th.
It will begin at the Rebound Bookstore with travel writers and free donuts and coffee, then move through the West End Village and head Eastward through downtown.
Response has been tremendous. We’ve been offered a total of THIRTY VENUES for the event (30% more than last year!) Offered to us has been a 2nd large gallery space, a sporting good store, a pizza parlor and another Middle Eastern café. We plan to add more session in popular genres and add more genres including children’s stories, Sports writing and a few others, writers workshops, etc.
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New Collections/Arrivals in the Store
NEW COLLECTIONS IN THE STORE
(Like life in general, you never know what’s gonna come in the door)
Little Big books,
We have obtained a nice little collection of “Little Big Books,” an early 20th century (mid-30’s-40;” thee are a cross between the pocket book and the comic book; a genre now defunct and interesting to see. These books are actually collectible and some are quire valuable.
While we are not going into comic book sales, we have obtained a collection of mint, collector’s condition, and mid-1990’s, Marvel superhero comics. While they last we will have these to offer at great prices.
JUST IN TIME FOR SPRING
A collection of gardening and house design/décor books, strong emphasis on
Southwest and Mexican motifs and styles.
BIG HEALTH SCORE
A collection of Chinese Herbal Medicine and acupuncture books. Some quite rare, Price range for these is competitive with the lowest internet prices and our usual in-store policies.
Hand-made French Chocolate truffles in the store from X.O.X. Truffles, San Francisco. (Voted one of the best chocolatiers in the world!) Call 415-482-0550, or email firstname.lastname@example.org in advance for larger orders.
Find A Great Book - Perfect For You
The Rebound Bookstore is your point of departure for new ideas, unexpected adventure, and treasures found.
A Cozy Store
35,000 books CDs, records and DVDs. If you can’t find what you want, we search it for you.
Literary & Community Events
If you’re a published writer, contact us for a book launch or reading.
Families Hang Out
The Rebound is an old-school bookshop with modern appeal.
...Voted Best Used Bookstore in Marin County
Rebound bookstore has been consistently voted "Best Used Bookstore," in Marin County by the Bohemian weekly's customer survey in every year we have entered the survey ( 2005, 2009, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 & 2015)
On Saturdays and weekday lunchtimes, the store swarms with students from local high schools and colleges.
As often as not the store is full of teens from the local high school from the next block over.
If you have a question about a specific book, write or call us. If we don’t have it, we’ll order it for you.
The San Francisco Chronicle said, “The Rebound bookstore, with a diverse selection of used books to pique your interest is the kind of cozy convivial place that makes you want to linger.”
...and now that you’ve found us, we’re right there with you! We hope to see you in the store!
What Makes Us Worth The Trip
The Rebound Bookstore at 1611 4th Street in San Rafael, California, is nestled in a safe, popular, strolling area of coffee houses, restaurants, and specialty shops, with easy-to-find parking.
Among the thirty-five thousand items in the store, we carry such unique collections as novels by middle eastern writers, odd dictionaries, romances, westerns, foreign language books, UFO books, Hardy Boys, Conan novels, English “cozy” mysteries, ring-bound cook books from obscure church groups; even a collection of Flemish comic books (!)
They’re all tucked away in little alcoves around the store along with such staples as manuals on gardening and house repair. We boast both current and classic fiction and mysteries as well as a sci-fi collection of over 2000 books.
We foreground a well-stocked bookcase of local writers. Proceeds from the sale of their books goes directly to the writers.
We carry gift cards by local artists.
As if this was not enough…
Bookstore available for workshops, book launches and release parties. $40 a night. Seats 25. Includes our participation in announcing your event on our social media and customer list (1000+ names).