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September 2019

Summit Stables Book Fair & Jazz Brunch at Blue Bee Cider

Sunday, September 22 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm UTC-4
Blue Bee Cider, 1320 Summit Ave
Richmond, VA 23230 US
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Join us and our colleagues for an afternoon of sipping cider and sampling books!!! Can't wait!

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Thinking of You Week 2019

Monday, September 23 @ 10:00 am - Sunday, September 29 @ 5:00 pm UTC-4
Fountain Bookstore, 1312 E. Cary Street
Richmond, VA US
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15% off all greeting cards all week!! Thinking of You Week is an international movement to celebrate sending and receiving hand-written notes. Studies have shown that receiving a hand-written message is much more meaningful than a text or a social media message. It can help stave off feelings of loneliness and isolation and help someone feel happier. A card is often treasured for years, bringing the recipient happy memories of the sender. Who in your life needs a quick pick…

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Pre-Launch Party with James K Dill!!

Wednesday, September 25 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm UTC-4
Canon & Draw Brewing Company, 1529 W Main St
Richmond, VA 23220 US
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We can't wait to celebrate James's first book with a pre-launch party at Canon & Draw Brewing Company! James K. Dill’s debut novel, Racing Shadows, will be published in October of 2019 by Apprentice House Press. Looking for an artistic outlet, Jim took up writing through a master class offered by James River Writers and noted author, David L. Robbins in 2016. Racing Shadows, a novel of Olympic ambitions, simmered for many years from Jim’s running career. Jim ran Boston,…

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Suspense Writer Jamie Mason

Thursday, September 26 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm UTC-4
Fountain Bookstore, 1312 E. Cary Street
Richmond, VA US
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Associated Press praising the author's writing: “Mason’s innovative plotting with touches of devious humor fuels the story, but “The Hidden Things” is driven by its perceptive character studies of criminals, the criminally inclined and two innocents whose worlds are about to implode... Violence simmers throughout “The Hidden Things,” ready to explode at any moment." We are very pleased to welcome Jamie Mason!!! Jamie Mason does not like writing about herself in the third person. She has no idea how it…

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October 2019

Launch Event for Anne Moss Rogers in Memory of Charles Rogers

Tuesday, October 1 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm UTC-4
Fountain Bookstore, 1312 E. Cary Street
Richmond, VA US
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The funniest, most popular kid in school, Charles Aubrey Rogers suffered from depression and later addiction, then ultimately died by suicide. Diary of a Broken Mind focuses on the relatable story of what lead to his suicide at age twenty and answers the “why” behind his addiction and this cause of death, revealed through both a mother’s story and years of Charles’ published and unpublished song lyrics. The closing chapters focus on hope and healing—and how the author found her…

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Laura K. Curtis at The Poe Museum

Tuesday, October 1 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm UTC-4
The Edgar Allan Poe Museum, 1914 E Main St
Richmond, VA 23223 US
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A portion of tonight's sales benefits The Poe Museum, perhaps our favourite spot in Richmond outside of our own little bookshop! Laura K. Curtis gave up a life writing dry academic papers for writing decidedly less dry genre fiction. A member of RNA, MWA, ITW, and HWA, she has trouble settling into one lane. While she is best known as a writer of romantic suspense, she has also written contemporary romance novels and short crime fiction. Her first “weird” story…

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Monthly Mashup

Wednesday, October 2 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm UTC-4
Diversity Thrift, 1407 Sherwood Ave
Richmond, VA 23220 US
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• What we'll do:Join us as we share "writerly news", calls for submissions, and other opportunities for the writing community. We'll discuss our hits and misses of the month (things that worked and things that didn't) and seek/offer advice for unique writing and time management struggles we may be facing. If accountability is what you need to hit that next goal, then you'll find it here! • What to bring:Note-taking tools of your choice. • Important to know

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Pre-Launch Party for Debut Brynne Rebele-Henry

Sunday, October 6 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm UTC-4
Fountain Bookstore, 1312 E. Cary Street
Richmond, VA US
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Brynne Rebele-Henry is very special to the booksellers here at Fountain. Virtually every one of us has read this book and fallen hard for it. We are deeply honored to be, not only the host for the launch, but also the home of the online preorder campaign for the most anticipated YA debut of the fall. If you really want to help us bring this amazing author some attention, please preorder! Plus you get cool stuff! Preorder here: https://www.fountainbookstore.com/brynnerebelehenry Praise…

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Kevin Hearne and Delilah S Dawson – Ticketed Event!

Tuesday, October 8 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm UTC-4
Sam Miller’s, 1210 E Cary St
Richmond, VA 23219 US
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Tickets available here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/kevin-hearne-and-delilah-s-dawson-tickets-67064944053 Fountain Bookstore is excited to welcome back Kevin Hearne - and our new friend Delilah Dawson! They will be joining us at Sam Miller's for a lively conversation about their new book The Princess Beard. Doors open at 6pm, program starts at 6:30. Light snacks will be provided and there will be a cash bar. Delilah S. Dawson is the author of the New York Times bestseller Star Wars: Phasma, Hit, Servants of the Storm, the…

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Ticketed! Cocktails and Conversation with Karen Abbott and Mary Kay Andrews

Thursday, October 10 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm UTC-4
Sam Miller’s, 1210 E Cary St
Richmond, VA 23219 US
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Buy Tickets here: https://www.eventbrite.com/preview?eid=68697587333 A note from Fountain Bookstore Owner Kelly Justice: I want to extend a special invitation to you for this evening's talk and cocktail hour. Abbott and Mary Kay are two of my absolute favorite people on the planet. They make me laugh. They make me think. And then they make me laugh some more! They are both clever, bold, and crazy in the best possible way and I am proud to call them friends. They also…

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