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April 2019

Junior League Book and Author Luncheon 2019

Tuesday, April 23 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
428 N Boulevard, 428 N Boulevard
Richmond, VA 23220 US
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Fountain Bookstore is very proud to be the bookseller for the Junior League of Richmond. Tickets on sale now: https://www.jlrichmond.org/home/support/book-author-event/

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Junior League Book and Author Dinner and Evening Program 2019

Tuesday, April 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Altria Theater, 6 N Laurel St
Richmond, VA 23220 US
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Fountain Bookstore is very proud to be the bookseller for the Junior League of Richmond. Tickets on sale now: https://www.jlrichmond.org/home/support/book-author-event/

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Independent Bookstore Day 2019!!!!!!

Saturday, April 27 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Fountain Bookstore, 1312 E. Cary Street
Richmond, VA US
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Celebrate Independent Bookstore Day at Fountain Bookstore on Saturday, April 29! Join more than 550 independent bookstores in 49 states for parties, author appearances, in-store events, and exclusive day-of merchandise. Independent Bookstore Day marks its fifth year of celebrating independent bookstores nationwide on Saturday, April 27th, with literary parties around the country. Fountain Bookstore will be celebrating with surprise visits by authors and nifty exclusive bookish merchandise. “It is one of my favorite days of the year. We celebrate with…

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May 2019

One of Our Absolute Favorites: Michael Knight Returns to Fountain

Wednesday, May 1 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Fountain Bookstore, 1312 E. Cary Street
Richmond, VA US
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Michael Knight will be in conversation with Kelly Justice, owner of Fountain. We love Michael's books at Fountain! Each time since his very first book we celebrate each of his creations with unbridled glee because we know we're going to be faced with our new favorite read! And most times we have been doubly rewarded with a visit from a now-beloved friend: a charming and witty guest for you, our beloved customers! Michael Knight is the winner of Fountain's Book…

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Monthly Mashup

Wednesday, May 1 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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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Hills & Hell Raisers: An Appalachian Conversation Michael Croley & Hal Crowther

Sunday, May 5 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Fountain Bookstore, 1312 E. Cary Street
Richmond, VA US
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Owner of Fountain, Kelly Justice (also with roots in Appalachia) will be moderating a conversation between two fine authors this evening! Two authors talk about the quirky, heroic, and altogether fascinating inhabitants of Appalachia. Michael Croley grew up in rural Kentucky with his Korean-born mother, native Appalachian father, and a parking lot full of white-bread teenagers—it’s this rare heritage that inspired him to produce this wild and wonderful debut story collection, Any Other Place. Veteran journalist and essay Hal Crowther…

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An Evening with Charles Frazier at The American Civil War Museum

Monday, May 6 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
American Civil War Museum- Historic Tredegar, 500 Tredegar St
Richmond, VA 23219 US
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We are deeply honored to present Charles Frazier in partnership with The American Civil War Museum. We are gigantic fans of both! A portion of this evening's sales will go to support The American Civil War Museum.The mission of The American Civil War Museum is to be the preeminent center for the exploration of the American Civil War and its legacies from multiple perspectives: Union and Confederate, enslaved and free African Americans, soldiers and civilians. Learn more about this wonderful…

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Random House and Fountain Bookstore Present the Find Your Summer Reads Tour

Wednesday, May 8 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
TASTE, 5706 Grove Ave Suite 100
Richmond, VA 23226 US
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THIS IS A TICKETED EVENT. Light hors d'oeuvres will be served. Wine and other beverages will be available for purchase. You may buy tickets here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/random-house-fountain-bookstore-present-meet-your-summer-reads-tickets-58668109896?aff=Fountain Lynne Olson is the New York Times bestselling author of Last Hope Island: Britain, Occupied Europe, and the Brotherhood That Helped Turn the Tide of War, Those Angry Days: Roosevelt, Lindbergh, and America's Fight Over World War II,, and Citizens of London: The Americans Who Stood with Britain in Its Darkest, Finest Hour. Among…

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History Night with William Geroux

Thursday, May 16 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Fountain Bookstore, 1312 E. Cary Street
Richmond, VA US
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We welcome back William Geroux, author of Mathews Men with his latest gripping look into a little mentioned corner of heroic history! THE GHOST SHIPS OF ARCHANGEL: The Arctic Voyage That Defied the Nazis by William Geroux, is an extraordinary, and rarely told, story of survival and alliance during the icy journey of four Allied ships crossing the Arctic in WWII to deliver much-needed supplies to the Soviet war effort against Nazi Germany.

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Book Club Giveaway Frenzy with Tif Marcelo

Sunday, May 19 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Join members of our Fountain Flirt, Fountain of Youth, and Fountain Book Club Tonic book clubs in greeting Tif Marcelo! Bring your own book club or just mingle with our club members for a high energy event where we will be giving away dozens of prizes!!! Also, get a sneak preview of upcoming special events and read-alongs going on all summer at Fountain Plus! Everyone who buys a book will get a free book (advanced reading copies, normally reserved exclusively…

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