CELEBRATING 30 YEARS!!!!
Come join us as we thank YOU for your outstanding support!
Maria’s Bookshop is celebrating 30 years of independent bookselling during the week of September 22nd. Please join us at 960 Main Ave. as we celebrate you, our great community, and all you have done to support Maria’s Bookshop through the years. Special offers and events will include:
· “30 Years of Favorites”, an extensive list of bestsellers as well as our all time favorite books and authors to be featured from Monday the 22nd through Friday the 26th at a 20% discount.
· 30th anniversary commemorative mugs will be given free all week with a $30 purchase
· past and current employees with an artistic talent will have their work displayed within the store
· The celebration will conclude on Friday the 26th, with a sidewalk celebration in front of the store. Refreshments will be served and free books from a special wide and varied selection will be given away with all purchases.
Maria's Bookshop, on historic Main Avenue in Durango, Colorado, is a locally-owned, independent bookstore featuring regional titles, bestsellers, local authors, guidebooks, cards, journals, toys, games and more. We are staffed by 15 well-read, friendly booksellers and we look forward to helping you find just the right book for you, whether you're shopping online with us or in person.
Weekly Top 10 Bestsellers
Interested in seeing what Maria's Bookshop customers are reading this week? Here's our current Top Ten. (September 14th - September 20th)
Our 30th Anniversary week's Top Ten List is populated, appropriately, by many long time favorites of this year. As has been a trend of many weeks, "Emerald Mile" has the #1 spot - Thanks Kevin Fedarko for giving us such an awesome book to sell. Dan Schultz's Dead Run is again a strong contender, as is Scott Graham's "Canyon Sacrifice". For 30 years now, authors like these and a wonderful community like you have made Maria's Bookshop possible. Thank you all for your support!!
- Banned Books Week(Now)
- 30th Anniversary Celebration(3 days)
- Mike Maddox @ Animas Museum(11 days)
- Book signing with local author Carolyn Hobbs - "Free Yourself: 10 Life-Changing Powers of Your Wise Heart" (14 days)
- Lit Fest @ Durango Public Library Augusten Burroughs(17 days)
- Lit Fest @ Durango Public Library Local Authors + Andrew Guilliford(18 days)
- Durango Common Reading Experience - "Dead Man Walking" by Susan Helen Prejean, event at Fort Lewis College (28 days)
- Esther Greenfield @ Powerhouse Science Center(33 days)