Author Event

Bonnie Jo Campbell reads and signs The Waters

Please join us in welcoming National Book Award finalist Bonnie Jo Campbell for her new novel The WatersTuesday, January 23rd at 5:30 PM at Off Square Books.

The Waters: A Novel By Bonnie Jo Campbell Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780393248432
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - January 9th, 2024

A TODAY Show #ReadWithJenna Book Club Selection • One of Oprah Daily's Most Anticipated Books of 2024 • One of the Chicago Review of Books's 12 Must-Read Books of January 2024 • Featured in Roxane Gay’s newsletter The Audacity • One of the Christian Science Monitor's Best Books of January


Susan Cushman with Ann Fisher-Wirth, Jennifer Horne & Nancy Anne Mardis for All Night, All Day

Please help Square Books welcome Susan Cushamn and her collection of personal essays All Night, All Day: life, death & angelsTuesday, December 5th at 5:00 PM at Off Square Books. Cushman will be in conversation with contributors  Ann Fisher-Wirth, Jennifer Horne and Nancy Anne Mardis.

All Night, All Day: life, death & angels By Susan Cushman (Editor) Cover Image
By Susan Cushman (Editor)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781956440454
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Published: Madville Publishing - June 20th, 2023

All Night, All Day is an inspirational collection of personal essays, stories, and poems by outstanding women authors who write about the appearance of the divine in their lives. Some of these angels come to save a life or change a flat tire. Some appear to warn people, tell them what to do, suggest more vegetables and maybe better shoes.


Robert St. John signs Mississippi Mornings: Deep South Breakfasts, Brunches, and Musings

Join Square Books as author and restauranteur Robert St. John signs his new book Mississippi Mornings: Deep South Breakfasts, Brunches, and Musings. Thursday, November 30th from 4PM to 6PM at Off Square Books.

Can't make it? Purchase a signed copy here. Personalization available.

Robert St. John's Mississippi Mornings: Deep South Breakfasts, Brunches and Musings By Robert St. John, Kate Dearman (Photographer), Martha Hall Foose (Foreword By) Cover Image
By Robert St. John, Kate Dearman (Photographer), Martha Hall Foose (Foreword By)
$41.95
ISBN: 9780999222928
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Published: Different Drummer Press - November 20th, 2023

There is no doubt that Robert St. John is a breakfast guy. Between running his seven restaurants, publishing a weekly syndicated column, guiding dozens of groups through Europe every spring and fall, and working with his charity Extra Table, somehow Robert has found the time to publish his thirteenth book, Mississippi Mornings (it must be all those fantastic breakfasts!).


NEW DATE: Karl Marlantes presents Cold Victory

From New York Times bestselling author Karl Marlantes comes a propulsive and sweeping novel in which loyalty, friendship, and love are put to the ultimate test.

Cold Victory By Karl Marlantes Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780802161420
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Published: Grove Press - January 9th, 2024

AN AMAZON TOP 10 BOOK OF THE MONTH

From New York Times bestselling author Karl Marlantes comes a propulsive and sweeping novel in which loyalty, friendship, and love are put to the ultimate test


The Launch of American Landscape with Editor, Contributors, Authors & Guest Speakers

Can't make it? Reserve a signed first edition here. Personalization available.

*please note, as Covid case numbers change, these protocols may too. Thank you for your patience and understanding!

American Landscapes: Meditations on Art and Literature in a Changing World By Ann J. Abadie (Editor), J. Richard Gruber (Editor) Cover Image
By Ann J. Abadie (Editor), J. Richard Gruber (Editor)
$50.00
ISBN: 9781496845733
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Published: University Press of Mississippi - October 20th, 2023

American Landscapes: Meditations on Art and Literature in a Changing World is a major contemporary survey of landscapes in art and literature of the United States, especially the American South.


We Become What We Normalize: David Dark in Conversation with John T. Edge

How do we resist the false idols of power and influence to seek true connection and community?


David Dark, author of We Become What We Normalize and John T. Edge discuss what we owe to each other in worlds that demand our silence. Join us Monday, November 6th • 5:30 pm at Off Square Books or tune in virtually via Facebook Live.

We Become What We Normalize: What We Owe Each Other in Worlds That Demand Our Silence By David Dark Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781506481685
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Published: Broadleaf Books - November 14th, 2023

How do we resist the false idols of power and influence to seek true connection and community?


THACKER MOUNTAIN RADIO HOUR: Jayne Anne Phillips for Night Watch

Thursday, November 16th – Fall Season Finale: Thacker Mountain Radio Hour at the Powerhouse
Showtime: 6 pm

Learn more about the show's lineup here Can't make it? Reserve a signed copy of Night Watch. Personalization available.

Night Watch: A novel By Jayne Anne Phillips Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780451493330
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Published: Knopf - September 19th, 2023

LONGLISTED FOR THE NATIONAL BOOK AWARD IN FICTION • A NEW YORKER BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR • From one of our most accomplished novelists, a mesmerizing story about a mother and daughter seeking refuge in the chaotic aftermath of the Civil War—and a brilliant portrait of family endurance against all odds


Grace Elizabeth Hale with Ralph Eubanks for In The Pines

An award-winning scholar of white supremacy tackles her toughest research assignment yet: the unsolved murder of a Black man in rural Mississippi while her grandfather was the local sheriff—a cold case that sheds new light on the hidden legacy of racial terror in America. 

“Courageous and compelling…essential and critically important.” —Bryan Stevenson
 

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In the Pines: A Lynching, A Lie, A Reckoning By Grace Elizabeth Hale, John Grisham (Foreword by) Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9780316564748
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - November 7th, 2023

Winner of the Mississippi Historical Society Book of the Year Award

In this “courageous and compelling … essential and critically important” book (Bryan Stevenson), an award-winning scholar of white supremacy tackles her toughest research assignment yet: the unsolved murder of a Black man in rural Mississippi while her grandfather was the local sheriff—a col


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