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January 2020 Books Around the Corner Newsletter

JANUARY 2020 NEWSLETTER

We’ve had a wonderful holiday season and it’s thanks to all of you! You’ll see some exciting changes at Books Around the Corner in the new year including updated window displays, and expanding our children’s area! Our book clubs will resume in January and our new book clubs will premiere! Of course we’ll be adding to our collection as we always do with a balance of new and used books. The support you give us helps us grow into our space more and more each year and offer you carefully curated titles. One new ongoing display will fit with the THIRTEENTH BOOK CLUB we’ll be adding in Spring. Stay tuned! WE WILL BE CLOSED DEC 30TH – JAN 1ST.

We all know from your reviews and support that we’re your favorite bookshop in Gresham BUT we’d love your vote to help other bookworms find us! Please take a second and vote Books Around the Corner the Best Bookstore in Gresham. Voting ends 12/31.

1) Visit the link below
2) Under businesses you’ll see Bookstores and Gift Shop
3) Vote for Books Around the Corner for both!

VOTE HERE!

A reminder special orders can be placed twice a week, on Tuesdays and Thursdays by 11:30am. Did you know we not only order but we preorder?! For no additional cost you can have your book ready to pick up on the Tuesday it is released. See more details below. This also helps support authors and our bookshop. Ask us for more details the next time you’re in!  We also offer gift certificates too!

 

DID YOU KNOW YOU CAN CREATE A WISH LIST AT BOOKS AROUND THE CORNER?

Wish lists are perfect for birthdays, special gifts throughout the year, and around the holiday season. Come in to Books Around the Corner and write down anything that you would like in the shop or we have access to order even more items. After tell your friends and family about your list at Books Around the Corner and we will help them find the perfect gift off the wish list.

PRE-ORDERS

Just a reminder that you can always reserve forthcoming books, either in person or via an email invoice. Here is a brief list of just a few of the many books coming out this fall that you can pre-order through us.

Such a Fun Age by Kiley Reid (12/31/19)
The Girl He Used to Know by Tracy Garvis Graves (1/7/20) PAPERBACK
One of Us is Next by Karen McManus (1/7/20)
Why We Can’t Sleep: Women’s New Midlife Crisis by Ada Calhoun (1/7/20)
The Magical Language of Others: A Memoir by  E.J. Koh (1/7/20)
Long Bright River by Liz Moore (1/7/20)
A Black Woman’s History of the United States by Daina Ramey Berry (1/7/20)
American Dirt by Jeanine Cummins (1/21/20)

 

STAFF PICK OF THE MONTH

 

Spread the word and support Books Around the Corner. Here are a few things you can do!

  • Leave a Google, Facebook, and Yelp Review! It really helps people find us! FREE!
  • Sponsor a Shelf ($50) 
    Your name (or business name) will appear on a small plaque on a shelf in our bookshop. An example is included below. Thank you to those who have already sponsored a shelf!
  • Sponsor an Event or Book Club ($200) 
    Your name or the name of your business will be featured on a flyer, in the newsletter (now over 1,000 subscribers), and in a Facebook event for a month leading up to the event.

Thank you for choosing to SHOP SMALL and for making us your one stop bookshop. Continue to spread the word and tell friends and family about all we have going on at Books Around the Corner. We appreciate every purchase you make big and small and work very hard to bring in diverse high quality additions every week new and used! Happy Reading! Interested in joining a book club? Click HERE.

 

FOLLOW US ON SOCIAL MEDIA AND SHARE WITH OTHER BOOK LOVERS
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TWITTER

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QUESTIONS? COMMENTS? DONATIONS?
Email us: info@booksaroundthecorner.com

Books Around the Corner
40 NW 2nd St
Gresham, OR 97030

December 2019 Books Around the Corner Newsletter

December 2019 NEWSLETTER

WE ARE THANKFUL FOR ALL OF YOU SHOPPING SMALL THIS HOLIDAY SEASON.  The holidays are just around the corner and so are we! We are thrilled to be partnering with the Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association to provide the annual Holiday Book Catalog for the first time this holiday season. Please pick up your copy in our shop or click on the photo to the right. Email us if you’d like us to reserve or order any of the books in the catalog. As always we have oodles of book clubs and FOUR new ones starting in 2020. Our holiday hours will begin November 29th on Plaid Friday but we’re more excited about Shop Small Saturday! We’ll have a sale the whole weekend of November 29-December 1st. We are also participating in the Cocoa Crawl and are a Sip Stop featuring the wonderful hot cocoa by Carrefour Coffee who will also be selling coffee! Grab a cup before you head over to the tree lighting. We will also be changing our hours in January. Please see BELOW.

A reminder special orders can be placed twice a week, on Tuesdays and Thursdays by 11am. Did you know we not only order but we preorder?! For no additional cost you can have your book ready to pick up on the Tuesday it is released. See more details below. This also helps support authors and our bookshop. Ask us for more details the next time you’re in!  We also offer gift certificates too!

 

 

DID YOU KNOW YOU CAN CREATE A WISH LIST AT BOOKS AROUND THE CORNER?

Wish lists are perfect for birthdays, special gifts throughout the year, and around the holiday season. Come in to Books Around the Corner and write down anything that you would like in the shop or we have access to order even more items. After tell your friends and family about your list at Books Around the Corner and we will help them find the perfect gift off the wish list.

 

PRE-ORDERS

Just a reminder that you can always reserve forthcoming books, either in person or via an email invoice. Here is a brief list of just a few of the many books coming out this fall that you can pre-order through us.

Children of Virtue and Vengeance by Tomi Adeyemi (12/3)
Dog Man Fetch-22 by Dav Pilkey (12/10)
The Girl He Used to Know by Tracy Garvis Graves (1/7/20) PAPERBACK
Long Bright River by Liz Moore (1/7/20)
American Dirt by Jeanine Cummins (1/21/20)

 

 

STAFF PICK OF THE MONTH

 

We’ve had a lot of customers ask lately how they can help spread the word and support Books Around the Corner. Here are a few things you can do!

  • Leave a Google, Facebook, and Yelp Review! It really helps people find us! FREE!
  • Sponsor a Shelf ($50) 
    Your name (or business name) will appear on a small plaque on a shelf in our bookshop. An example is included below. Thank you to those who have already sponsored a shelf!
  • Sponsor an Event or Book Club ($200) 
    Your name or the name of your business will be featured on a flyer, in the newsletter (now over 1,000 subscribers), and in a Facebook event for a month leading up to the event.

Thank you for choosing to SHOP SMALL and for making us your one stop bookshop. Continue to spread the word and tell friends and family about all we have going on at Books Around the Corner. We appreciate every purchase you make big and small and work very hard to bring in diverse high quality additions every week new and used! Happy Reading! Interested in joining a book club? Click HERE.

 

NOVEMBER 1ST – NOVEMBER 27TH
Mon: CLOSED
Tues: 10-7
Wed: 10-7
Thur: 10-7
Fri: 10-8
Sat: 10-8
Sun: 12-5

HOLIDAY HOURS
NOVEMBER 29TH – DECEMBER 23RD
Mon: 10-7
Tues: 10-7
Wed: 10-7
Thur: 10-7
Fri: 10-8
Sat: 10-8
Sun: 11-5

OPEN CHRISTMAS EVE 10-5

WE WILL BE CLOSED THANKSGIVING, CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR’S DAY

2020 NEW REGULAR HOURS
Mon: CLOSED
Tues: 11-6
Wed: 11-6
Thur: 11-6
Fri: 11-6
Sat: 11-6
Sun: 12-5

 

FOLLOW US ON SOCIAL MEDIA AND SHARE WITH OTHER BOOK LOVERS
FACEBOOK
TWITTER

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QUESTIONS? COMMENTS? DONATIONS?
Email us: info@booksaroundthecorner.com

Books Around the Corner
40 NW 2nd St
Gresham, OR 97030

November 2019 Books Around the Corner Newsletter

November 2019 NEWSLETTER

THEN
NOW!!!

WE MADE IT A YEAR! THANKS TO ALL OF YOU! We’ve come so far in a year and we are looking forward to celebrating with you THIS Saturday 7-11pm will be our Halloween One Year Anniversary Party. Throughout the day if spend $20 or more you’ll get to choose a free Advanced Readers Copy. As always we have oodles of book clubs and FOUR new ones starting in 2020. Our holiday hours will begin November 29th on Black Friday but we’re more excited about Shop Small Saturday! We’ll have a sale the whole weekend of November 29-December 1st. We are also participating in the Cocoa Crawl and are a Sip Stop featuring the wonderful hot cocoa by Carrefour Coffee who will also be selling coffee! Grab a cup before you head over to the tree lighting. We will also be changing our hours in January. Please see BELOW.

A reminder special orders can be placed twice a week, on Tuesdays and Thursdays by 11am. Did you know we not only order but we preorder?! For no additional cost you can have your book ready to pick up on the Tuesday it is released. See more details below. This also helps support authors and our bookshop. Ask us for more details the next time you’re in!  Another service we’ll be offering to our customers is wish lists! Provide us with your name and any books on your wish list and we’ll add them to our system so your friends and family can check in with us for birthdays and holidays. We also offer gift certificates too!

 

 

HOLIDAY CATALOG

We are thrilled to be partnering with the Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association to provide the annual Holiday Catalog for the first time this holiday season. Please pick up your copy in our shop starting November 5th. In addition to the print version we will be sharing the catalog digitally in the December Newsletter Email us if you’d like us to reserve or order any of the books in the catalog.

PRE-ORDERS

Just a reminder that you can always reserve forthcoming books, either in person or via an email invoice. Here is a brief list of just a few of the many books coming out this fall that you can pre-order through us.

The Starless Sea by Erin Morgenstern (11/5)
Diary of a Wimpy Kid Wrecking Ball by Jeff Kinney (11/5)
Children of Virtue and Vengeance by Tomi Adeyemi (12/3)
Dog Man Fetch-22 by Dav Pilkey (12/10)

We’ve had a lot of customers ask lately how they can help spread the word and support Books Around the Corner. Here are a few things you can do!

  • Leave a Google, Facebook, and Yelp Review! It really helps people find us! FREE!
  • Sponsor a Shelf ($50) 
    Your name (or business name) will appear on a small plaque on a shelf in our bookshop. An example is included below. Thank you to those who have already sponsored a shelf!
  • Sponsor an Event or Book Club ($200) 
    Your name or the name of your business will be featured on a flyer, in the newsletter (now over 1,000 subscribers), and in a Facebook event for a month leading up to the event.

Thank you for choosing to SHOP SMALL and for making us your one stop bookshop. Continue to spread the word and tell friends and family about all we have going on at Books Around the Corner. We appreciate every purchase you make big and small and work very hard to bring in diverse high quality additions every week new and used! Happy Reading! Interested in joining a book club? Click HERE.

 

NOVEMBER 1ST – NOVEMBER 27TH
Mon: CLOSED
Tues: 10-7
Wed: 10-7
Thur: 10-7
Fri: 10-8
Sat: 10-8
Sun: 12-5

HOLIDAY HOURS
NOVEMBER 29TH – DECEMBER 23RD
Mon: 10-7
Tues: 10-7
Wed: 10-7
Thur: 10-7
Fri: 10-8
Sat: 10-8
Sun: 11-5

OPEN CHRISTMAS EVE 10-5

WE WILL BE CLOSED THANKSGIVING, CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR’S DAY

2020 NEW REGULAR HOURS
Mon: CLOSED
Tues: 11-6
Wed: 11-6
Thur: 11-6
Fri: 11-6
Sat: 11-6
Sun: 12-5

 

FOLLOW US ON SOCIAL MEDIA AND SHARE WITH OTHER BOOK LOVERS
FACEBOOK
TWITTER

INSTAGRAM

QUESTIONS? COMMENTS? DONATIONS?
Email us: info@booksaroundthecorner.com

Books Around the Corner
40 NW 2nd St
Gresham, OR 97030

October 2019 Books Around the Corner Newsletter

OCTOBER 2019 NEWSLETTER

Happy Fall Ya’ll! It’s the most wonderful time of the year. Pumpkins, warm cider, haunted houses, and more! Bring your teddy bear and march with us in the Teddy Bear Parade on Saturday September 28th and support us. More details HERE or email info@booksaroundthecorner.com. Check out what your community is reading to the right from our latest Book Talk Book Club. In addition TWO author readings and signings, Sean Walter and Stephanie Solomon, we always have our book clubs and mark your calendars now for our ONE YEAR ANNIVERSARY PARTY on Saturday November 2nd. Oh and did I mention Drag Queen Storytime with Poison Waters is back at the end of October! More details below and on our Facebook Page!

A reminder special orders can be placed twice a week, on Tuesdays and Thursdays by 11am. Did you know we not only order but we preorder?! For no additional cost you can have your book ready to pick up on the Tuesday it is released. See more details below. This also helps support authors and our bookshop. Ask us for more details the next time you’re in!  Another service we’ll be offering to our customers is wish lists! Provide us with your name and any books on your wish list and we’ll add them to our system so your friends and family can check in with us for birthdays and holidays. We also offer gift certificates too!

DID YOU KNOW….We host birthday parties, baby showers, company parties, and more! Email us for rates and availability at info@booksaroundthecorner.com

PRE-ORDERS

Just a reminder that you can always reserve forthcoming books, either in person or via an email invoice.

Here is a brief list of just a few of the many books coming out this fall that you can pre-order through us:

The Butterfly Girl, Rene Denfeld (10/1)
Imaginary Friend by Stephen Chbosky (10/1)
Ninth House by Leigh Bardugo (10/8)
The Book of Gutsy Women: Favorite Stories of Courage and Resilience, Hillary Rodham Clinton and Chelsea Clinton
How We Fight for Our Lives: A Memoir, Saeed Jones (10/8)
Grand Union: Stories, Zadie Smith (10/8)
The Body: A Guide for Occupants, Bill Bryson (10/15)
The Starless Sea by Erin Morgenstern (11/5)
Diary of a Wimpy Kid Wrecking Ball by Jeff Kinney (11/5)
Children of Virtue and Vengeance by Tomi Adeyemi (12/3)
Dog Man Fetch-22 by Dav Pilkey (12/10)

We’ve had a lot of customers ask lately how they can help spread the word and support Books Around the Corner. Here are a few things you can do!

  1. Leave a Google, Facebook, and Yelp Review! It really helps people find us! FREE!
  2. Sponsor a Shelf ($50) 
    Your name (or business name) will appear on a small plaque on a shelf in our bookshop. An example is included below. Thank you to those who have already sponsored a shelf!
  3. Sponsor an Event or Book Club ($200) 
    Your name or the name of your business will be featured on a flyer, in the newsletter (now over 1,000 subscribers), and in a Facebook event for a month leading up to the event.

Thank you for choosing to SHOP SMALL and for making us your one stop bookshop. Continue to spread the word and tell friends and family about all we have going on at Books Around the Corner. We appreciate every purchase you make big and small and work very hard to bring in diverse high quality additions every week new and used! Happy Reading!

 

Interested in joining a book club? Click HERE.

HOURS
Mon: CLOSED
Tues: 10-7
Wed: 10-7
Thur: 10-7
Fri: 10-8
Sat: 10-8
Sun: 12-5

FOLLOW US ON SOCIAL MEDIA AND SHARE WITH OTHER BOOK LOVERS
FACEBOOK
TWITTER

INSTAGRAM

QUESTIONS? COMMENTS? DONATIONS?
Email us: info@booksaroundthecorner.com

Books Around the Corner
40 NW 2nd St
Gresham, OR 97030

 

September 2019 Books Around the Corner Newsletter

SEPTEMBER 2019 NEWSLETTER

It’s the most wonderful time of the year…well almost! This weekend we’ll be coming in on our day off to expand the children’s chapter books, graphic novels, and young adult due to a grant we received with FOUR more bookcases AND as of next week the shop will be Halloweenified! Winter Cookbook Club Special Baking Edition will be on January 7th at 7pm. Sign up opens on Tuesday September 10th. Bring your teddy bear and march with us in the Teddy Bear Parade on Saturday September 28th and support us. More details HERE or email info@booksaroundthecorner.com. We need to have an approximate count by September 9th. We always have a number of book clubs but we’ll have one special Skype author visit and one in person author visit this month. Details below.

A reminder special orders can be placed twice a week, on Tuesdays and Thursdays by 11am. Did you know we not only order but we preorder?! For no additional cost you can have your book ready to pick up on the Tuesday it is released. See more details below. This also helps support authors and our bookshop. Ask us for more details the next time you’re in!  Another service we’ll be offering to our customers is wish lists! Provide us with your name and any books on your wish list and we’ll add them to our system so your friends and family can check in with us for birthdays and holidays. We also offer gift certificates too!

DID YOU KNOW….We host birthday parties, baby showers, company parties, and more! Email us for rates and availability at info@booksaroundthecorner.com

PRE-ORDERS

Just a reminder that you can always reserve forthcoming books, either in person or via an email invoice.

Here is a brief list of just a few of the many books coming out this fall that you can pre-order through us:

The Testaments: The Sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale, Margaret Atwood (9/10)
Talking to Strangers: What We Should Know about the People We Don’t Know, Malcolm Gladwell (9/10)
The Institute, Stephen King (9/10)
The Kopp Sisters on the March, Amy Stewart (9/17)
Red at the Bone, Jacqueline Woodson (9/17)
The Dutch House, Ann Patchett (9/24)
The Water Dancer, Ta-Nehisi Coates (9/24)
The World That We Knew, Alice Hoffman (9/24)
Year of the Monkey, Patti Smith (9/24)
The Butterfly Girl, Rene Denfeld (10/1)
The Book of Gutsy Women: Favorite Stories of Courage and Resilience, Hillary Rodham Clinton and Chelsea Clinton
How We Fight for Our Lives: A Memoir, Saeed Jones (10/8)
Grand Union: Stories, Zadie Smith (10/8)
The Body: A Guide for Occupants, Bill Bryson (10/15)

 

We’ve had a lot of customers ask lately how they can help spread the word and support Books Around the Corner. Here are a few things you can do!

  1. Leave a Google, Facebook, and Yelp Review! It really helps people find us! FREE!
  2. Sponsor a Shelf ($50) 
    Your name (or business name) will appear on a small plaque on a shelf in our bookshop. An example is included below. Thank you to those who have already sponsored a shelf!
  3. Sponsor an Event or Book Club ($200) 
    Your name or the name of your business will be featured on a flyer, in the newsletter (now over 1,000 subscribers), and in a Facebook event for a month leading up to the event.

Thank you for choosing to SHOP SMALL and for making us your one stop bookshop. Continue to spread the word and tell friends and family about all we have going on at Books Around the Corner. We appreciate every purchase you make big and small and work very hard to bring in diverse high quality additions every week new and used! Happy Reading!

 

Interested in joining a book club? Click HERE.

HOURS
Mon: CLOSED
Tues: 10-7
Wed: 10-7
Thur: 10-7
Fri: 10-8
Sat: 10-8
Sun: 12-5

FOLLOW US ON SOCIAL MEDIA AND SHARE WITH OTHER BOOK LOVERS
FACEBOOK
TWITTER

INSTAGRAM

QUESTIONS? COMMENTS? DONATIONS?
Email us: info@booksaroundthecorner.com

Books Around the Corner
40 NW 2nd St
Gresham, OR 97030