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Please join us on April 21 at 6:30 pm for a special virtual event with Author Charlotte McConaghy of Migrations and the upcoming August release of Once There Were Wolves. 
This event coincides with our regularly scheduled book club but is open to the public. 
To register click here, but if you are having issues please call or email the shop at 540-878-5358 or oldtownopenbook@gmail.com
Migrations
Charlotte McConaghy
Hardcover | Aug 2020
1 in store $26.99
Once There Were Wolves
Charlotte McConaghy
Hardcover | Aug 2021
on order $27.99
(releases Aug 3 2021)
A Readable Feast:
A Table for Two please.
And a Bookshop all to ourselves.
And a 15% shop discount.
And a bottle of wine from The Town Duck.
Is this too much to ask? We don’t think so!

Now booking Wednesday Night’s at The Open Book.
The shop will be yours from 6:00-8:00 along with a bottle of wine from the Town Duck and 15% off any purchases you make during your stay. The cost to book is $50.
Interested in sharing a gourmet meal while you visit?
Chef Ryan Ross will prepare a feast to fill and thrill you for an additional cost of $130. Simply confirm your date and Chef Ryan will reach out to you via email to collect any details specific to you and yours! You may expect an elevated and seasonal grazing board to enjoy as you browse! Dishes may include but are not limited to, savory tarts, cheeses, crostini’s, charcuterie, salads, chilled soups, olives, tartines, mezze, sweets, treats, and the like!
(Chef Ryan based on availability. All meals must be paid in full in advance.)
Please call for details, 540-878-5358.

 
 



 
 
Welcome to The Open Book,
a shop designed for booklovers.

 
The Open Book Adult Book Club meets on the 3rd Wednesday of every month at 6:00. 

Note: For the time-being the group has been meeting either through Zoom or in a well-ventilated outdoor setting. If you are interested in joining the group please contact us and let us know if you use Facebook. Until we are able to host inside the shop again we have decided to use a private Facebook group for all planning purposes. 

2021 Book Club List:
January: The Ghosts of Eden Park by Karen Abbott
February 17: The Midnight Library: A Novel by Matt Haig
March 17: The Parable of the Sower by Octavia E. Butler
April 21: Migrations by Charlotte McConaghy
May 19: How Much of These Hills is Gold by C Pam Zhang
June 16: Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi
July 21: The Prophets by Robert Jones Jr.
August 18: Leave the World Behind by Rumaan Alam
September 15: Hamnet by Maggie O'Farrell
October 20: Caste by Isabel Wilkerson
November 17: Klara and the Sun by Kazuo Ishiguro
December 15: TWO BOOKS Readers Choice: A Woman of No Importance by Sonia Purnell
OR
Florence Adler Swims Forever by Rachel Beanland

 
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