Welcome to The Bookies' Latest Update                    January 2020 Issue 2    
The Bookies Newsletter
ALA Winners 2020
 
Each year, the American Library Association announces its incredible list of the Youth Media Award winners and honorees. This year, some of our favorites, including NEW KID and THE UNDEFEATED, won the coveted awards. For a full list of winners we have in our store, CLICK HERE, and to see who won which awards, CLICK HERE
 

Fresh Ink
It's 2020 and we've got brand new books to recommend for you!
    
You may remember that Bookie Suzi picked this book as one of the books she is most looking forward to in 2020. Well, if we were excited before, we're over the moon now. We will have a limited quantity of signed first editions of Larson's newest novel, along with special limited edition magnets, for our customers who pre-ord er this book. This will be a strictly first-come, first-served basis, so use the above PRE-ORDER button today to get yours!   
 
 
A Queen in Hiding
Sarah Kozloff
Bookie Midge was lucky enough to hear Sarah Kozloff speak at a recent college event and was so impressed with her, and her fantasy series, that we just had to bring it into our store! This magical series will have four parts and each volume will come out in the first four months of 2020! Buy the first offering here and see what all the fuss is about.   
 
 
We love this book series and we're so excited that the mysteries are finally coming to our hometown team! But we're even more excited to let you know that David A. Kelly is coming to our store! See the announcement below and make sure to pick up this whole series!  
 
 

Drew Daywalt | Oliver Jeffers  
The Crayons are back and sweeter than ever! This pocket-sized book is a perfect gift for Valentine's Day for the crayon-loving reader in your life.  
 
   
 
Here is the late Toni Morrison in her own words: a rich gathering of her most important essays and speeches, spanning four decades. 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Have you ever heard about The Defined Dish blog? Who hasn't! Well, not only do we have the cookbook, we also have the honor of supplying the cookbook for a special appearance by Alex Snodgrass in Denver in February! Where and when? We can't tell you yet, but keep an eye on our EVENTS page starting Saturday afternoon! 
       
Love is in the Air at The Bookies
  

Valentine's Day is almost upon us and you know The Bookies has everything you need - from books, to jewelry, games, stuffed animals, and more. Find the perfect, hard-to-locate present right here in our store!



David A. Kelly Appearing At The Bookies
  

 
If you've ever shopped in our Sports Fiction section, then you've seen one of our favorite series, THE BALLPARK MYSTERIES, by David A. Kelly (also author of MVP chapter books from Random House and the picture book MIRACLE MUD). Each volume features a new mystery set in a ballpark in the MLB. Now in volume #16, the mystery comes to Colorado! To celebrate his newest book, THE COLORADO CURVEBALL, David will be coming to the Mile High City! We're excited to announce he'll be doing an author signing at our store on February 29th at 11:00am and we hope you'll join us!  CLICK HERE FOR ALL THE DETAILS.  




Princesses at The Bookies
  

 
 
Elsa & Anna will be coming to The Bookies! Thanks to our friends at Wands & Wishes, we'll be joined by the sisters on Saturday, February 22nd from 1:00pm-2:00pm! Make sure to click here to get full details. This time, don't let it go - come and join us for an hour of Frozen fun!  




The Game Board (with Bookie Karla)
Ages 7 & Up.

Hand-picked this month by Bookie Karla, Golden Gate is an exciting card game where you combine a little bit of luck with the right plays to start piling up your points. Be the first player to discard all your cards to increase your winnings. But don't get stuck with red cards or you may lose some chips! Feel the rush as you GO FOR THE GOLD!  
Click here to buy!  



Events
 
Friday, January 31st - Sunday, February 16th: 40% Off Literacy Salesapalooza
Saturday, February 22nd, 1:00pm: Frozen at The Bookies  
Saturday, February 28th, 11:00am: David A. Kelly Book Signing at The Bookies
Tuesday, March 3rd, 10:30am: Dr. Seuss Day at The Bookies