1. Happy Birthday, Annie Proulx!

     
  2. "You must stay drunk on writing so reality cannot destroy you."

    Happy Birthday, Ray Bradbury! 

     
  3. strandedstmarkscitylights:

    Cat has no patience for your spiraling modern epic, James Joyce.

    (Source: hotbouys, via abookblog)

     
  4. Remembering Elmore Leonard, who died on this day, August 20, in 2013.

     
  5. Happy Birthday, H.P. Lovecraft!

     
  6. James Franco taking the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

    Learn more about the challenge and the cause here

     
  7. Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov was published on this day, August 18, in 1958.

     
  8. Happy Birthday, Charles Bukowski!

     
  9. Jeff from Team Out of Print taking a Sherlock break! #ireadeverywhere

     
  10. FREE SHIPPING on all orders ends today! Plus an extra 25% OFF our sale items. Shop and save today!

     
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  12. Sneak peek from our first location shoot in DUMBO, Brooklyn!

     
  13. Reminiscing about our 1984 original dust jacket green fleece.

    Should we bring it back?

     
  14. A Game of Thrones by George R.R. Martin was published on this day, Aug 6, in 1996.

     
  15. gotham-bookmart-project:

    Welsh poet Dylan Thomas (1914-1953) hanging out at his favorite bookstore, The Gotham Book Mart.

    This photo was taken at the Gotham Book Mart in 1952, shortly after Thomas recorded “A Child’s Christmas in Wales” for release on vinyl.

    (via bookpatrol)