Join us for a read-aloud marathon of this year's selection for One Book One Belmont: Frankenstein by MARY SHELLEY. The reading will kick off at 8 AM and continue through the end of the novel. If you would like to sign up to read, email events belmontbooks com. Volunteer readers will receive 10% off bookstore purchases on October 20 only.Find out more »
Join us for an evening of faerie and fantasy with local author SUSAN K. HAMILTON. As the Fae Patriarch of Boston's criminal underworld, Aohdan Collins enjoys his playboy lifestyle while he works from the shadows to expand his growing empire, until one night when he shares a shot of whiskey with the lovely Seireadan Moore... A Fae Seer, Seireadan is haunted by a vision of the Fae responsible for destroying Faerie and murdering her family. Common sense tells her to…Find out more »
Jack o' lanterns have been carved and lit, hexes have been cast, and a chill wind is blowing...so it must be Halloween! Bring the whole family to celebrate at Belmont Books with a special spooky story time, scavenger hunt, costume contest, and special treats from our Halloween menu. Costumes are not required, but enthusiastically encouraged!Find out more »
Certain books were “banned in Boston” at least as far back as 1651, when one William Pynchon wrote a book criticizing Puritanism.