Art Fest & Book Signings

Acworth Bookstore will host a book signing SATURDAY April 10th  from 1 to 5 PM during the Acworth Art Fest.   Jack Smith, local author and artist, will be here to sign his books. The Acworth Art Fest takes place in Historic Downtown Acworth on Saturday April 10 from 10 am-6 pm and on Sunday April 11  from 10 am -5 pm.

Book Signings in December

comic book series

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”.

Book Signing November 28 – HURRICANE

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!

Book Signing November 14th

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!

Voting extended to July 6 for Paint Downtown Acworth Red, White & Blue Contest

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

Voting has been extended to July 6.

February Book Signings

Acworth Bookstore will host two book signings in February. Autographed books – what a perfect Valentine’s Day present for the readers in your life!

February 1 from 1 to 5 PM: Local author Wayne Beyea has a number of books including his latest release “Shorts That Fit Well”, a collection of both fiction and true stories that will make you smile!

February 8 from 1 to 5 PM: Jane Suen is an award-winning author who writes mysteries, sci-fi thrillers, heartwarming holiday fiction, sweet romance, and short stories. Janet will be signing her new release “Second Chance”. If you’re a hopeless romantic looking for a love story, check out this heart-warming small town romance.