July 29, 2012 - 8:07pm
Paperback Pup: Author Rebecca Heishman shares the story of rescue-dog Millie at
Join Rebecca Heishman at Carmichael’s Bookstore this Monday, May 21st as she reads from her new account of a plucky rescued pup, ‘The Misadventures of Millie’, at 7pm.
Human beings are curious creatures.  We stride the planet on two legs; we have thumbs; we wear pants.  We defy nature with displays of ever-increasing  stupidity developed by the same big brains that discovered fire, wrote Ulysses and navigated the moon.  We are an unusual quirk...
July 29, 2012 - 8:07pm
Local author, Andrew V. McNeill, presents his debut novel at Carmichael’s Bookst
Join fellow Louisvillian Andrew V. McNeill for the launch of his first novel at Carmichael’s Bookstore tomorrow, Wednesday, May 16th at 7pm.
In the world of the idyllic and quintessential American Small Town, the congenial façade of sweet tea and rocking chairs make all kinds of family friendly promises about life in the quiet parts of the country.  The culture of wholesome, Midwestern living has empowered many a commercial...
July 29, 2012 - 8:07pm
Author Keven McQueen uncovers Louisville’s darker side at Carmichael’s
Like any good lover, Louisville has a secret past. Journey into the darkened alleys of River City’s more scandalous tales of old as author and historian Keven McQueen shares his new book, ‘Louisville Murder and Mayhem’ tomorrow, Saturday, May 12th, at 4pm.
While there are perhaps few people who will openly admit it, everyone does love a good intrigue.  The human animal has a certain natural propensity for mischief-making and an even healthier appetite for the juiciest morsels of scandal.  Have you seen the news recently?  A high...
July 29, 2012 - 8:07pm
Editor Dan Gediman presents reflections of motherhood at Carmichael’s
Editor of the popular ‘This I Believe’ series, Dan Gediman shares the latest collections of essays just in time for Mother’s Day tomorrow evening, Thursday, May 10th at 7pm.
Motherhood is a complicated subject.  Often riddled with sitcom stereotypes or empowered with empty platitudes, the Great Mystery of Life gets gift-wrapped this weekend for 24 hours of bite-sized Hallmark bliss.  And while I will admittedly accept with gratitude a token of Mother...
April 20, 2012 - 4:32pm
World Wide Read: Carmichael’s Bookstore celebrates World Book Night this Monday
What could be the perfect follow up to celebrating the care of Mother Earth? No, sorry, but cheese is an excellent guess.
Fresh from the green goodness of Earth Day (which should really be every day if you ask this little eco-nut) this upcoming Sunday, April 22nd, here’s your chance to join worldwide forces in rapid succession for a cause just as worthy and healthy.  This upcoming Monday, April 23rd, is...