BOTS Monthly Newsletter

Our newsletter has everything you need to know about book clubs, staff picks, and author events at BOTS this month...plus some new indie releases!  Click on the PDF links to download or pick up a copy in the bookstore.

August 2017 Newsletter

Andrew Pessin - 8/10 at 7pm Christopher Scott Martin & David Norton Stone
w/Renee Bessette & Clammy Wynotte - 8/19 at 7pm

Read our August Newsletter to find out about our author events with Andrew Pessin, Lucy Coutinho, and Christopher Scott Martin along with David Norton Stone featuring Renee Bessette and local songstress Clammy Wynotte.  We hope they bring some samples for a local RI Clam Shack!  Also reviews from Andrew, Dora, and Emily as well as book clubs, Indie Next picks and more.

July 2017 Newsletter

Learn about the history of the Folk Festival on July 27th with Rick Massimo, new Staff Picks from Andrew, Dora, Francesgrace, Robin, and Susan, and Save the Date -- Saturday, September 23rd -- for our 25th Anniversary Celebration!

June 2017 Newsletter

Pride Titles

June is Pride Month and Books on the Square is highlighting books by and about the LGBTQ+ community, both new releases and old favorites. Check out our Gender and Sexuality section in the bookstore.  We also have Staff Picks from Andrew and Susan, Book Clubs, Indie Next Picks, and more.

May 2017 Newsletter

Kate Hanley - Stress Less Peter Andreas - Bottle

May starts with Children's Book Week.  We also have Author Events with Max Winter, Kate Hanley, Richard Kelley, and Peter Andreas, Staff Picks from Dora, Robin, and Susan, Book Clubs, Indie Next, and more.

April 2017 Newsletter

Independent Bookstore Day

April brings author events with N.S. Dolkart, Corey Dolgon, and Laura Moore, Staff picks from Andrew, Emily, Jennifer, and Susan, Book Clubs, and one of our favorite days of the year, Independent Bookstore Day!  Come in and celebrate with us on Saturday, April 29th!

March 2017 Newsletter

Benjamin Alire Saenz - Inexplicable Logic Annie Hartnett - Rabbit Cake

In March, we have author events with Benjamin Alire Saenz, Annie Hartnett, and Frederic G. Reamer.  Read our Staff Picks from Chris, Dora, Jennifer, and Susan, see what the book clubs are reading, find out about some Indie Next books, and more!

February 2017 Newsletter

Tina Cane - Once More with Feeling Lol Tolhurst - Cured

Join us in February for author events with RI's Poet Laureate Tina Cane, Lol Tolhurst, and Jayne Conway.  Read our Staff Picks from Emily, Andrew, and Susan.  See what our Book Clubs are reading next, ane more!

January 2017 Newsletter

Henry Horenstein - Shoot What You Love Heather Graham - Jon Land

January brings author events with Henry Horenstein, Heather Graham and Jon Land, Staff Picks from Andrew, Emily, Robin, and Susan, Book Clubs, Indie Next Picks, and our 2016 Top 10 Bestsellers in Kids, Adult Fiction, and Adult Non-fiction.  Read it all in our Newsletter, online or pick one up in the bookstore.

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