Cyber Monday 2-Day Sale at the Bookstore

For Cyber Monday, Withywindle Books is offering 20% off any purchases made in our store anytime between 12 AM Monday, and 11:59 PM Tuesday, Eastern Standard Time. How to find our shop? We’re online only at:, and there’s always a link to the bookstore in our menu header. Enter code: CYMO15 at checkout to […]

Bookselling Don’ts

Clearly, I should not attempt to pack and ship books after taking Fioricet – a migraine medicine containing caffeine and barbiturates.  Mistakes were made… (correctable, but ridiculous).

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My Weekend at Readercon 20… In Brief

Very brief… I had all this great stuff I was going to post, but (unsurprisingly) have no time in which to write it all. So the blurb below that I was able to get written on Sunday will have to suffice. I will add that this was the best set-up we’ve had with only one […]

We’re Selling at Boskone 46

It’s official – we’ll be selling in the Huckster’s Room at Boskone 46. Boskone is a Boston-based sci-fi/fantasy convention focusing on art, literature, music and gaming, and will be held this year from Feb. 13 – 15 at the Westin Waterfront. See our Boksone Announcements post for more details. Hope to see you there!

Library Book Sales (For the Uninitiated)

One of my favorite bookseller discoveries has been library book sales. They are no mystery – I just wasn’t aware of them before doing more serious book hunting. Library book sales are held annually (sometimes biannually) to raise money for a library from donated books and library discards. If you love to read (or collect), […]

Boskone 46 Announcements

I just received the flyer for next year’s Boskone in the mail – can’t wait!!! For those not familiar with it, Boskone is a Boston-based sci-fi/fantasy convention held each February at the Westin Waterfront (and is highly recommended!!). The convention focuses on literature, art, music and gaming, and features a terrific dealer’s room (aka the […]

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