November 29, 2012 - 9:51am
On Wednesday, January 23rd at 7 PM, Carmichael's welcomes novelist Karen Thompson Walker as we celebrate the paperback release of her acclaimed novel "The Age of Miracles," a haunting coming-of-age story that has become a Carmichael's staff favorite. Shake the Winter blues away...
November 28, 2012 - 2:13pm
Keith Erekson, the author of ‘Everybody’s History: Indiana’s Lincoln and the Quest to Reclaim a President’s Past’, will present on the little known early years of our country’s greatest president. Rediscover Lincoln with The Filson Historical Society at the Jeffersonville Carnegie Library tomorrow, Thursday, November 29th, at noon.
I feel I would be remiss to cheapen Lincoln with gimmicks. What kind of ridiculous metaphor or pointless rumination can I use to make a slapdash word-painting that only loosely ties into perhaps mildly-serious literary subject matter? There are good contenders today, folks. Oh,...
November 27, 2012 - 8:55pm
GRINCH PRESENTATION & CHILDREN'S STORY TIME
December 8th at 11AM
Featuring Jim Grote and Ally Geisting
Watch the beloved holiday tale come to life during this extra special Story Time!
As always, all children can choose a new book to take home for their very own!
November 26, 2012 - 1:18pm
The author of ‘How to Create a Mind’, Ray Kurzweil will participate in the Kentucky Author Forum tonight, Monday, November 26th, at the Kentucky Center for the Arts. Join him at 6pm for a journey into the mechanics of human thought.
First of all, let me just say: this article is going to be about Ray Kurzweil. He’s an author. And he wrote a book called How to Create a Mind: The Secret of Human Thought Revealed. This article is about Ray Kurzweil and his booky, here, and how both will be at The Kentucky...
November 23, 2012 - 2:07pm
The red ribbon was savagely cut last evening (seriously, kids, I’m totally judging you if you hit stores yesterday at all for anything other than extra cranberry sauce), and the Holiday shopping season is open. Give locally, give literary with the Carmichael’s Bookstore 2012 Holiday Catalogue.
What were you up to at 6am this morning, love-a-doves? I’ll venture some deductive reasoning (whoa, nelly!) and fan out some sound options for us, here:Perhaps you were safe and snuggled in your bed-and-nest-place with a tummy still making little gurgle noises. This is a good...