Austin Edible Book Festival at HPB
Mark your calendars and start cooking up ideas to enter the 13th Annual Austin Edible Book Festival. Your North Lamar HPB is the contest host for food entries on Wednesday, April 1, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. All edible books must be "bookish" through the integration of text, literary inspiration or, quite simply, the form. Prizes awarded for Funniest, Most Appetizing, Least Appetizing, Best Construction and Best in Show. What better time than April Fool's Day to eat your words? See store for details.
Clearance Sale at Parkline Shopping Center
Join us for a fantastic sale! Everything is $2 or less! Come to our Half Price Books Clearance Sale in the Parkline Shopping Center in Austin on Friday and Saturday, April 24 and 25, from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Sunday, April 26, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Stock up on as many books as you can carry, as well as music, movies and more. Get directions and details.
You Know So Much! Monthly Trivia
Do you like to trifle with the trivial? Pop in and test your trivia knowledge at your North Lamar HPB on the last Sunday of each month from 7 to 8 p.m. Topics range from literature, movies, music and pop culture, to history, science, sports and art. The top three teams win HPB Gift Cards! Offer at this location only.
Pack up your half-pint readers and come to your North Lamar HPB for Storytime Sundays. Get ready for a bit of a wild rumpus, smiles, silliness and a good tale with us from 1 to 2 pm every Sunday.
Featured Product In-Store
Circus Posters and More
Your North Lamar HPB has a big collection of large and colorful circus posters from all over the world, including Germany, Holland, Japan and the U.S. Also included in the collection are posters for soccer, art, zoos and theater productions. Great for collectors and decorators. All are in good condition. See store for details.