Rutland

These events all took place at our Rutland store.

The Woman in the Purple Skirt by Natsuko Imamura

Reviewed by: 
Jennica
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The Woman in the Purple Skirt: A Novel Cover Image
By Natsuko Imamura, Lucy North (Translated by)
$23.00
ISBN: 9780143136026
Availability: Click Title to See Location Inventory
Published: Penguin Books - June 8th, 2021

The Woman in the Purple Skirt by writer Natsuko Imamura is a mystery wrapped in a drama, wrapped in a fascinating character study. You'll want to take your time with this one, but you may not be able to! I couldn't put it down.


Love After the End: An Anthology of Two Spirit and Indigiqueer Speculative Fiction edited by Joshua Whitehead

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Love After the End: An Anthology of Two-Spirit and Indigiqueer Speculative Fiction Cover Image
By Joshua Whitehead (Editor)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781551528113
Availability: Click Title to See Location Inventory
Published: Arsenal Pulp Press - October 20th, 2020

This anthology of Two-Spirit and queer Indigenous tales promises marvelous things, and it does not disappoint. Come for the 2SQ utopia, stay for the bioengineered AI rats. - Jennica, Rutland


A Master of Djinn by P. Djèlí Clark

Reviewed by: 
Jennica
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A Master of Djinn (Dead Djinn Universe #1) Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250267689
Availability: Click Title to See Location Inventory
Published: Tordotcom - May 11th, 2021

Clark's alt-history Cairo positively glitters in this tale of magic, monsters, and one unstoppable lady detective. There is more than enough mystery, treachery, and romance in this book to sustain even the most voracious reader. -Jennica, Rutland


Once Upon a Winter Day - Winter Fest Story Walk on Center Street

Calling all kids!  

Join us for the Winter Fest Downtown Rutland Story Walk™ featuring Once Upon a Winter Day by Liza Woodruff.  

How to participate:

1.  Pick up a copy of the Story Walk map and worksheet at Phoenix Books Rutland or print a copy from the attached file.  

2.  Starting at Phoenix Books, read the pages in merchant windows and answer the questions according to the location number.  

Once Upon a Winter Day Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780823440993
Availability: Click Title to See Location Inventory
Published: Margaret Ferguson Books - November 24th, 2020

Downtown Rutland Storybook Scavenger Hunt

Calling all kids!  

Phoenix Books Rutland is hosting a Storybook Character Scavenger Hunt around downtown Rutland from Saturday, September 26 - Saturday, October 3 as part of our 5th Anniversary celebration.  Find 15 of your favorite characters, including Pete the Cat, The Very Hungry Caterpillar, and Dog Man "hidden" in storefront windows in the downtown area.  Please be sure to observe social distancing guidelines.  

How to participate:

Ultimate Vegan Cookbook by Emily Von Euw

Reviewed by: 
Bianca
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The Ultimate Vegan Cookbook: The Must-Have Resource for Plant-Based Eaters Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781624146411
Availability: Not in Stock. Backordered at the Warehouse.
Published: Page Street Publishing - October 23rd, 2018

It really is ultimate, and I'm not vegan; though, I enjoy a mostly plant diet and I love the vibrancy of beets. I had never had a blender but got one two days before quarantine started and have been lucky to use it for all sorts of recipes! 


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