Annual Holiday Open House & Book Signing!

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Annual Holiday Open House Saturday, December 12th @ 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. It’s that time of year again! To thank the community (you!) for another amazing year of support here at A Book Barn, we’re hosting our annual open …

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Nine Examples of Sub-Genres in Crime Fiction

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All crime fiction is based on the fact that there is a mystery to be solved. Usually, a crime has been committed and a murderer, a spy, or a thief must be caught. Crime fiction will always be popular. The …

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Press Release – Book Signing with Betsy Lumbye and Larry Hill

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ARAX’s AUTHORS SHED LIGHT ON THE ‘FORGOTTEN CALIFORNIA’ Local authors Betsy Lumbye and Larry Hill will discuss and sign their recent books at 7 p.m., Dec. 18, at A Book Barn, 640 Clovis Ave. in Clovis. Other …

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Children’s Books and YA Lit Quiz

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Test your literary mettle with these 10 questions, then comment below and let us know how you did! 1. Name a pen name for each author: Charles Lutwidge Dodgson Daniel Handler Kevin Christopher McFadden Dav Pilkey 2. This daughter admires her …

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