Welcome to Main Street Books! Your Independent St. Charles Bookseller.

Hello dear readers!

Welcome to Main Street Books.  We are hosting some very exciting author events over the next few months. A preview is posted below. Click on the Upcoming Events tab for more details.

Thank you again for your loyalty and support. We are so very happy to be your St. Charles independent bookseller.

Please note our special winter hours:

Monday through Friday – 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Saturday – 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Sunday – 12:00 noon to 4:00 pm

Upcoming Events:
Jeanie Franz Ransom, The Crown Affair

Tuesday, March 10th, 7:00 pm

St. Charles City-County Library
Middendorf-Kredell Branch
2750 State Hwy K
O’Fallon, MO 63368

Lindenwood University Speakers Series

An Evening with Giancarlo Esposito Tuesday, March 17, 7pm J. Scheidegger Center for the Arts The Lindenwood Theater

Ralph Nader & Grover Norquist (Panel Discussion) Capitalism, Crony Capitalism and the Common Good Thursday, March 19, 4 p.m. Scheidegger Center for the Arts The Lindenwood Theater

Jamie Tworkowski Pain, Hope, Questions, and Community: An Evening with To Write Love on Her Arms Tuesday, March 24, 7 pm Spellmann Center Anheuser-Busch Leadership Room

Justine Riggs & Vicki Berger Erwin, The Locally Produced Guidebook to St. Charles

Saturday, March 28, 11:00 am
Main Street Books

Heather Brewer, The Cemetery Boys

March 31st, 6:30-8:00 pm 
St. Charles City-County Library
Spencer Road Branch

Jennifer Nielsen, Mark of the Thief

Thursday, April 9, 7:00 pm
St. Charles City-County Library
Spencer Road Branch

R.M.A. Spears, Armor of Glass

Saturday, April 11, 1:00 pm
Main Street Books

Lisa Scottoline, Every Fifteen Minutes, April 15th
6:30 pm- Cocktail reception with Lisa Scottoline
7:00 pm- Presentation followed by book signingClick here to register!

Wednesday, April 15th, 6:30 pm
St. Charles City-County Library
Spencer Road Branch
Susanna Kearsley, A Desperate Fortune

Thursday, April 16, 7:00 pm
St. Charles City-County Library
Corporate Parkway Branch

Cynthia Graham, Beneath Still Waters

Saturday, April 18, 1:00 pm
Main Street Books

James K. Lehman, Maneuvering Your Career

Saturday, April 25, 1:00 pm
Main Street Books

Sharon Cameron, Rook
Saturday, April 25th, 4 pm
Main Street Books

Special Event on Main Street – Saturday, February 28th

Share your heart with the non-profits you love by visiting the businesses you love on Main Street.

On February 28th, stop by Main Street Books and other participating Main Street locations to learn about and support some of St. Louis’ local non-profit organizations.

At Main Street Books, we are proud to share our heart with World Bird Sanctuary, a bird of prey rehabilitation and education center in Valley Park, MO. A special VIB- Very Important Bird- will be in the bookstore from 1-3 pm to spread the word about the Sanctuary’s mission and good work. We will have refreshments and activities for the kids, as well as a special bird-themed story time. Plus, visit all of the participating Share Your Heart locations on Main Street and you will be entered to win $100!

Welcome to Main Street Books! Your St. Charles Independent Bookseller.

Hello dear readers!

Welcome to Main Street Books.  We are hosting some very exciting author events this winter which are posted here.

Thank you again for your loyalty and support. We are so very happy to be your St. Charles independent bookseller.

Please note our special winter hours:

Monday through Friday – 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Saturday – 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Sunday – 12:00 noon to 4:00 pm

 

Upcoming Events:
Valentine’s Day Launch Party: Pink Chair No Underwear: 19 Confessions From One Madly In Love Couple, February 14th
Join us on Valentine’s Day as we welcome St. Charles authors Tara and Mike Myers to Main Street Books for their exclusive book signing and launch of Pink Chair No Underwear: 19 Confessions from One Madly In Love Couple. In their first book together, the Myers reveal how to set out to change the way the world sees love – one kiss at a time. The “Kissing Couple” will be at Main Street Books on Saturday, February 14 from 2-4 pm.
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Book Club:  Brothers on the Run, February, 16th

This month we will read and discuss St. Louis author Pat Lorraine Simons’ book Brothers on the Run. Based on a true story, this book takes you on a high velocity ride across pre-World War II Europe.

Monday, February 16th, 7pm 
Main Street Books
Brothers on the Run
Meet the Author: Jeanie Franz Ransom, The Crown Affair, March 10th

Join us as we welcome local children’s book author Jeanie Franz and her latest book, The Crown Affair. Full of puns and references to classic nursery rhymes and fairy tales, this sequel to What REALLY Happened to Humpty? will entertain children and adults alike. Illustrations by Stephen Axelsen provide a hilarious and detailed accompaniment to the story. Recommended for ages 6-9.

Tuesday, March 10th, 7:00 pm

St. Charles City-County Library
Middendorf-Kredell Branch
2750 State Hwy K

O’Fallon, MO 63368The Crown Affair

Launch Party: The Cemetery Boys

Auntie Heather is back! Join us for the official book launch party for The Cemetery Boys! Part Hitchcock, part Hinton, this first-ever stand-alone novel from Heather Brewer, New York Times bestselling author of the acclaimed Chronicles of Vladimir Tod series, uses classic horror elements to tell a darkly funny coming-of-age story about the dangerous power of belief and the cost of blind loyalty.

Tuesday, March 31st, 6:30-8:00 pm 

St. Charles City-County Library
Spencer Road Branch
427 Spencer Road
St. Peters, MO 63376The Cemetery Boys
Meet the Author: Lisa Scottoline, April 15th

Mark Your Calendars! Meet New York Times bestselling author Lisa Scottoline as she signs and discusses her newest book, Every Fifteen Minutes. Receiving starred reviews from Kirkus, Publisher’s Weekly, and Booklist, Lisa Scottoline casts an unflinching eye on the damaged world of sociopaths in her newest exciting page-turner! 

6:30 pm- Cocktail reception with Lisa Scottoline

7:00 pm- Presentation followed by book signing

Click here to register!

Wednesday, April 15th, 6:30 pm
St. Charles City-County Library
Spencer Road Branch
427 Spencer Road
St. Peters, MO 63376