Book notes, Nov. 17, 2013
Bookstore launches Discover Friday
Barnes & Noble Booksellers will host its first Discover Friday event featuring a number of local authors along with games, giveaways and more.
The authors who will be at the store from 1–4 p.m. to sign copies of their books on Friday are Dave Buchanan, Laurena Mayne Davis, Max Griffith, Rod Martinez, Tony Prinster and Kate Ruland-Thorne.
Discover Friday will offer special story times at 10 a.m., “If you Give a Mouse a Cookie”; 2 p.m., “The Day the Crayons Quit”; and 7 p.m., “The Elf on the Shelf: A Christmas Tradition.”
Along with other kids’ activities all day long, there will be a Duck Dynasty photo station complete with cutout beards and Family Bingo at 5 p.m. Customers can enter a contest to win a $1,000 shopping spree in which five winners from across the country will be chosen.
The bookstore is at 2451 Patterson Road.