Virtual event

Terri Libenson & Lily LaMotte

Thursday, October 29 at 5:30 PM (CST)


Join Anderson's Bookshop for a virtual event with two awesome middle grade authors:  New York Times bestselling author Terri Libenson and debut graphic novelist Lily LaMotte! They will be discussing their latest books, Becoming Brianna and Measuring Up. Also available are Terri's other new titles, You-Niquely You Interactive Journal and the Emmie and Friends 4-book boxed set.

Harry Potter - An Inside Look with MinaLima

Friday, October 30


Discover the secrets behind the new edition of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone created by MinaLima Design.


Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone: MinaLima Edition (Harry Potter, Book 1) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781338596700
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scholastic Inc. - October 20th, 2020

Elizabeth Wein

Monday, November 9 at 5 PM (CST)


Join Anderson's Bookshop for a virtual event with Elizabeth Wein to celebrate the release of her new book, The Enigma Game! Fifteen-year-old Louisa Adair must team up with two friends to crack a German code -- and put herself straight into the enemy's crosshairs -- in this nail-biting historical novel set during World War II.

Every book ticket will include a signed (bookplate) copy of the book.

Elizabeth Berg

Wednesday, October 28 at 7 PM (CST)


Join Anderson's Bookshop for a virtual event with Elizabeth Berg to celebrate the release of her new book, I'll Be Seeing YouThe beloved New York Times bestselling author tells the poignant love story of caring for her parents in their final years in this beautifully written memoir. Elizabeth will be in conversation with fellow author Jessica Treadway.

John Grisham

Monday, October 26 at 12 PM (CST)


Join Anderson's Bookshops for a virtual lunch with New York Times bestselling author John Grisham to celebrate his new book, A Time For Mercy. We are proud to welcome John back for this exciting new book. He will be in conversation with our very own Becky Anderson, co-owner of Anderson's Bookshops!


Open Discussion Project

October 12, 2020 at 7 pm

Virtual Event - The Soul of America 



Pulitzer Prize–winning author Jon Meacham helps us understand the present moment in American politics and life by looking back at critical times in our history when hope overcame division and fear.


The Soul of America: The Battle for Our Better Angels Cover Image
ISBN: 9780399589829
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - April 30th, 2019

Britannica Quiz Show! - with host Christopher Lloyd

Saturday, November 7 at 11 AM (CST)


A very exciting, interactive quiz show for the whole family! 


More event info coming - 


About the Book: Earth? Space? Animals? History? STEM? The Britannica All New Children’s Encyclopedia has them all.

This beautifully illustrated, 424-page compendium of knowledge is a must-have addition to every family bookshelf and library collection

Britannica All New Kids' Encyclopedia: What We Know & What We Don't Cover Image
By Christopher Lloyd (Editor), J. E. Luebering (Foreword by), Britannica Group
ISBN: 9781912920488
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Britannica Books - October 13th, 2020

Middle Grade Author Panel

Tuesday, October 20 at 7 PM (CST)


Anderson's Bookshops is proud to welcome a panel of amazing middle grade authors - two of them local to us! - for a great group event. 

Liesl Shurtliff (Time Castaways #3: The Forbidden Lock), Amy Timberlake (Skunk & Badger), and Sherri Duskey Rinker (Revver the Speedway Squirrel)!  Liesl's new book is the last in the Time Castaways series, Amy's is a wonderful celebration of friendship illustrated by Jon Klassen, and Sherri's is her first middle grade novel.