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Review of BRIDGE TO BAT CITY

Bridge to Bat City, by Ernest Cline, illustrations by Mishka Westell. Little Brown, 308 pp., hardcover $17.99, publication date April 2024. Ages 8 to 12. Review by Mae Vincent 10/28/23 Bridge to Bat City is a fun adventure about a … Continue reading

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Send an e-gift card!

Want to send a gift card for Star Cat Books to someone via email? We have you covered! Just click the link below & choose a gift card today. They don’t expire, and you can buy a friend an e-gift … Continue reading

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Unexpected Day Closed: Wednesday, Dec 6

Happy St Nicholas Day! Star Cat Books apologizes that they will be closed Wednesday, December 6, due to suddenly announced major work on our building by the owner, Jared Shipman – work that surely needs to be done right away … Continue reading

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Ever wished you worked in a bookstore?

Have you ever wished you worked in a bookstore? Star Cat Books has an opening for Tuesdays and Wednesdays starting immediately.  We need someone with a strong retail background, not afraid to converse with customers about books and just about … Continue reading

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10th Birthday & Small Business Saturday!

Join Star Cat Books in celebrating 10 YEARS of bookselling in Bradford, VT, plus Small Business Saturday! Saturday, November 25, 10am-5pm at Star Cat Books in Bradford (157 Main Street). From 1pm-2pm join us with author & master of the … Continue reading

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Ever Dream of Working in a Bookstore?

Have you dreamed of working in a bookstore? We’re looking for 1 self-motivated person who loves books, preferably is conversant with science fiction & fantasy, loves children’s and YA books, loves working with the public. We need someone who can … Continue reading

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Another star cat poem…

My name is SpikeAs you can seeEnjoy fatherhoodThoroughlyThough he may notReally be my sonI groom and loveLike he is oneI teach him allOf my best tricksLike stealing hugsAnd giving licksBut most of allI teach him thatYou get the bestLove from … Continue reading

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Independent Bookstore Day

Saturday is Independent Bookstore Day & at STAR CAT BOOKS we’re celebrating with a store-wide sale (15% used/10% new) and gourmet cookies from Umpleby’s Bakery & Cafe in Hanover, NH! Come celebrate indie bookstores with us & get some yummy … Continue reading

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Independent Bookstore Day: Sat. April 29

Independent Bookstore Day is next Saturday (April 29), just like every year. And every year we have an event, sales, fun for kids and adults — and this year you won’t be disappointed! Come see what surprises we have in … Continue reading

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Tuesday: Snow Day!

In anticipation of the NWS/NOAA winter storm warning for Monday night through Wednesday morning, I am declaring the bookstore CLOSED ON TUESDAY. Stay home if you can. Drive only carefully if you must — be careful out there. Power outages … Continue reading

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