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Itinerant Literate Books, 4824 Chateau Ave, North Charleston, SC
Saturday, April 27, 2019, 10am – 11pm

Itinerant Literate Books in Park Circle invites the community to join them for Independent Bookstore Day, a one-day national party celebrating independent bookstores and the readers that support them. Their celebration will be held on Saturday, April 27th from 10 am to 11 pm.

Day-long events and Specials include:

    20% Off All “Blind Date” Books
    Buy 5 Books, Get a Free Mystery Book (Dealer’s Choice)
    Facebook and Instagram Trivia Prizes
    Backyard Scavenger Hunt (for Kids)
    Book Nerd Olympics – Try your hand at Scrabble, Bananagrams, and more
    Crafts – Stripped Book Arts, Coloring Station, Black Out Poetry
    Shelf Talker Station: See a book you love and want to tell the world? Write a 2-3 sentence review and the store will feature it in the store with your picture

Scheduled highlights include:

    11 am – Flash Fiction Workshop
        Learn the art of Flash Fiction – complete stories in less than 1,000 words – with local author Amy Hudock
        RSVP required
    12 pm – Lowcountry Folklore & Folktales with Julian Gooding
    1:30 pm – Tumbling Tale Story Time & Tumbling with Grassroots Gymnastics
    3 pm – Mini Lectures
        Local scholars and experts will give quick lectures on literature and pop culture
        Dr. Licia Hendriks – “Poetic Justice: The Nexus of Art and Activism”
        Dr. Thomas Horan – “Desire & Empathy in Dystopian Fiction”
    4 pm – Love Local Scavenger Hunt
        Meet at the Bookstop for the first clue; be the first team to find all the clues hidden at local Park Circle businesses and win a gift bag featuring local favorites from the neighborhood
        RSVP required
    8 pm – Fourth Annual StorySlam
        Itinerant Literate will host its Fourth Annual StorySlam, a local author live storytelling event
        Performers can sign up here

Click here for more info.

Event Type: Book Signing/Reading, Shopping, Other