The Bible Salesman is set in the South in the 1950’s. Henry Dampier, a naive twenty-year-old hitchhiker and Bible salesman, is picked up by WWII veteran Preston Clearwater. Dampier soon finds himself involved in what he believes is an FBI stolen car recovery mission. Clearwater is actually a long-time criminal since his army days and
Between Sept. 6th and Sept. 13th, anyone who came into Reading Rock Books was able to enter a drawing for our largest Grand Opening door prize: four tickets to see Mary Wilson of the Supremes with the Nashville Symphony at the beautiful, new Schermerhorn Symphony Center. The winner was Sylvia Lottman, pictured below receiving her prize
J.otto Seibold, acclaimed illustrator of Olive, the Other Reindeer, and Siobhan Vivian have brought us Dagmar, a young vampire. Dagmar is a “gentle soul” and doesn’t do many “vampirey things.” Dagmar is, in fact, a vegetarian with a passion for candy. When a skeleton friend explains to Dagmar about Halloween, the young vampire must face
Our first newsletter is now online! You can view it here. Along with book reviews, the highlights of this issue of the newsletter include an interview with author Claire Lazebnik, whose book The Smart One and the Pretty One is out this month from Hachette, and Amy’s remembrances of Anne of Green Gables in honor
Thank you to everyone who came to our Grand Opening open house this past Saturday, Sept. 6. We had a great turn out and a fun time! You can see pictures of this event and our Sept. 3 ribbon cutting ceremony here.
Reading Rock Books was featured in an article in today’s edition of the Dickson Herald. If you didn’t get a copy, you can read the article online here. It’s a really wonderful article. Many thanks to Pat Kimbro and the Herald!