On Saturday May 29th, the city will host a Classic Car Cruise from 4-9pm on Main St in downtown Acworth. Acworth Bookstore will be open during this event.
We will also be hosting a book signing by Ray Dan Parker. Titles include “Fly Away”, “Pronounced Ponce” and “Unfinished Business”.
UPDATE: Acworth Bookstore will host ONE book signing Saturday May 22nd.
Local author and educator Randi Sonenshine will NOT be available at the bookstore.
HOWEVER, Randi will be reading her children’s book “The Nest That Wren Built” at Frana Brown Park at 1 pm.
Jedwin Smith will be at the bookstore from 1-5 pm Saturday signing his latest book “A Marine and a Journalist Walk in a Bar”. Also available will be “Our Brother’s Keeper – My Family’s Journey Through Vietnam to Hell and Back”.
Acworth Bookstore will host FOUR book signings in December. Autographed books – what a perfect Christmas present for the readers in your life!
December 5 from 1 to 5 PM: Local author Ray Dan Parker will be signing his latest novel “Pronounced Ponce: The Midtown Murders”.
December 12 from 1 to 5 PM: Pierre Charette , author of “One Hell of a Ride: The Investigative and Undercover Life of a DEA Agent” shares his experience as a Special Agent in 1972 working undercover on the famous Criminal Organization known as “THE FRENCH CONNECTION”. Mr. Charette has been featured on the History Channel, on Canadian Television, and has lectured at numerous DEA, State, and Local Police Academies throughout the U.S.
December 19 from 1 to 5 PM: Writer Pamela Peterson and Illustrator Erica Ramsey-Bowen have joined forces to create a new comic book series “The Mash- Up Man”.
December 20 from 1 to 3 PM: Bobby Jarrett will sign his collection of short stories “The Lunchroom Just Burned Down and I’m Hungry”.
Acworth Bookstore will host a book signing on Saturday from 1 – 5 pm. Roger “HURRICANE” Wilson is an electric blues guitarist, singer and songwriter. He has also worked as a music educator, radio DJ, music journalist and broadcaster. In addition, he is an advisory board member of the Georgia Music Industry Association. He has released over a dozen albums and a book entitled “Hurricane”. Roger will have the book and CDs available – a perfect CHRISTMAS gift!
Acworth Bookstore will host a book signing on Saturday November 14th from 1 – 5 pm. Kim Wasden will be signing her new children’s book “Year Round Christmas Tree”.
“Year Round Christmas Tree” follows Paige as she discovers a family tradition that will keep her interested and busy for three-hundred-sixty-five days! This story sweetly leads Paige through the four seasons as Paige finds appreciation of family and life around her. The reader is invited to join in the creativity as the instructions for the ornaments and decorations are included in the back of the book.
A PERFECT Christmas present!
Fall is here… and so is Pumpkin Spice.
Add to your coffee, lattes for a taste of fall.
Come in and check out our numerous Dept 56 collectibles!
Acworth Bookstore & Coffee Shop is participating in the Paint Downtown Red, White & Blue storefront contest. Please vote for your favorite bookstore’s window display! There is a QR code in the window – and below- for voting.
If you prefer, the direct link to the voting site is https://acworthtourism.org/poll-form/
Voting has been extended to July 6.
Although our store hours will be limited, join us online to find that perfect book or purchase a bag of our locally roasted coffee. Orders ship daily.
If you have frequented the bookstore, chances are you met one of our favorite World War II veterans Bob Mero. Sadly, Bob passed March 5, 2020 and we send our condolences to his family and his many friends. A memorial service will be held Tuesday March 10th 4:00 pm at St Catherine of Siena in Kennesaw.