Without books, alphabet soup would be an important teaching tool, and kids wouldn't allow dogs to eat their homework. Explore enjoyable learning materials in a durable format with today’s Groupon: for $15, you get $30 worth of indie books and more at Brazos Bookstore.
Winners of Southern Living’s award for Best Bookstore in Houston, the purveyors of page-turners at Brazos Bookstore stir mind juices with independently published titles and hosted author appearances. Bibliophiles can curl up with a poignant work of independent nonfiction such as Zeitoun, a tale of a man's vexed struggle to help others during the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, scribed by Dave Eggers ($15.95, paperback). Or get in touch with your inner Texan with Henry L. Roubicek's So, What's Your Story? Discovering the Story in You, which details the proper method for detecting any novels that may be lodged in your stomach. Roubicek will make an appearance to discuss his title on Sunday, February 13.
Brazos Bookstore was recently purchased by 25 local regulars, testifying to the atmosphere of literary camaraderie that permeates the store. Voracious letter lovers can always consult the well-read staff, which suggests imagination-rousing novels. Brazos also sends out a monthly bookletter to tip off impatient readers on coming attractions and weather patterns.
Southern Living named Brazos Bookstore one of Houston's best independent bookstores. 29-95 blog featured Brazos Bookstore. Seven Yelpers give the bookstore an average of 4.5 stars and more than 750 Facebookers are friends.
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