Joseph-Beth Booksellers | February 2018 Calendar of Events

January 16, 2018 @ 12:17 pm – 1:17 pm

Thursday, February 1 at 7:00 pm

  • Sofia Samatar (discussing & signing)
  • Tender: Stories
    ISBN: 9781618731265, Small Beer Press, $24.00

Tuesday, February 6 at 6:00 pm

  • Event Location: The Mercantile Library
  • Brit Bennett (discussing & signing)
  • The Mothers
    ISBN: 9780399184529, Riverhead Books, $16.00

Tuesday, February 6 at 7:00 pm

  • Kami Garcia
    in conversation with Emery Lord & Katie McGarry, (discussing & signing)
  • Broken Beautiful Hearts
    ISBN: 9781250079206, Imprint, $18.99 CONTACT: Kelsey Marrujo, PH: 646-307-5218

Thursday, February 8 at 7:00 pm

  • Mamrie Hart discussing 
  • I’ve Got This Round: More Tales of Debauchery ISBN: 9780525533603, Plume Books, $24.00

Saturday, February 10 at 3:00 pm YA Day!

  • Join us for the first ever YA Day! At 3 pm we’ll be doing giveaways, handing out freebies, playing trivia, and more, all themed around our favorite young adult books. We’ll also be doing a book club-style discussion about one of our favorite books of 2017, Turtles All the Way Down by John Green. PLUS – when you purchase a young adult book, you get a special prize in the Kids Store all day long!

Tuesday, February 13 at 7:00 pm

  • Michael Nye (signing & discussing)
  • All the Castles Burned
    ISBN: 9781683367611, Turner, $32.99
    CONTACT: Katie Kurtzman, PH: 717-309-7404,

Wednesday, February 14 at 10:30 am

  • Valentine Storytime
  • Don your red and pink for Valentine Storytime! We’ll be reading our favorite books about love – bring your little ones!

Thursday, February 15 at 7:00 pm

  • Mia Sheridan (discussing & signing)
  • Archer’s Voice
    ISBN: 9781538727355, Forever, $14.99
    CONTACT: Estelle Hallick,

Friday, February 16 at 7:00 pm

  • The Ron Purdon Quintet performing live jazz and swing standards

Monday, February 19 at 7:00 pm

  • David Pepper (discussing & signing)
    The Wingman

Tuesday, February 20 at 7:00 pm

  • Writers’ Group Showcase
  • Meet local writers as they present their newest books! Authors include Mary Ann Sanders, Cynthia Osborne Hoskin, Eva Feld, Richard Hoskin, Noel Zeiser, Vera Steppeler, and Leo Bradley.

Wednesday, February 21 at 7:00 pm

  • Shelly Reese & Matthew Zory (discussing & signing)
    Through the Lens: The Remaking of Cincinnati’s Music Hall

Thursday, February 22 at 5:30 pm

  • Event Location: The Mercantile Library
  • Joshua Rubenstein (discussing & signing)
  • The Last Days of Stalin
    ISBN: 9780300228847, Yale University Press, $20.00

Joseph-Beth has been Cincinnati’s premier independent bookstore since 1993. We’re a destination for great books, unique gifts, delicious food, kid’s toys, games, author events, and all kinds of engaging and creative activities. We’re a place where ideas are shared, knowledge is gained, and memories are created.  As the recipient of the nationally acclaimed Pannell Award, which recognizes bookstores that stimulate, promote, and encourage children’s and young people’s interest in books, Joseph-Beth Booksellers is proud to be one of the country’s largest independent bookstores. We’re your hometown bookstore – and more. Please visit our website at:, find us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest or call Marketing Manager Kelly Morton at 513-731-7770, ext. 1740.