An Evening of Poetry with Alexa Patrick & Karisma Price

Blue Cypress Books 8123 Oak Street, New Orleans, LA, United States

Join us Thursday, April 18th at 6:30 pm for a night of poetry featuring Alexa Patrick and Karisma Price. This event will be held in our upstairs event space and is free to attend. Alexa Patrick is a poet and vocalist from Connecticut. She is a Cave Canem fellow and Tin House alumna. She has [...]

Flower Drying Workshop with Katy Simpson Smith

Blue Cypress Books 8123 Oak Street, New Orleans, LA, United States

We are thrilled to host Katy Simpson Smith in celebration of the paperback release of her novel, The Weeds. Together with Ms. Smith attendees will learn multiple techniques for drying flowers and other botanicals. Attendees will have the opportunity to discuss The Weeds with Ms. Smith while taking part in this unique hands-on workshop led [...]

An Evening with TQ Sims and Tracey Anne Duncan (T)

Blue Cypress Books 8123 Oak Street, New Orleans, LA, United States

Join us Tuesday, April 30th at 6:30pm as we celebrate TQ Sims' debut book, Godspeed, Lovers! TQ will be in conversation with Tracey Anne Duncan (T). The discussion and reading will be followed by an audience Q&A and a book signing. Books may be purchased in-person or via phone before the event or in-person during [...]

Event Series The Book Easy Book Club

The Book Easy

Blue Cypress Books 8123 Oak Street, New Orleans, LA, United States

Join The Book Easy to discuss The Mothers by Brit Bennett on Wednesday, May 1 at 6pm. Snag a copy of The Mothers and use the code THEBOOKEASY for 10% off     The Book Easy is a ticketed book club, and the current cost is $25. Each meeting includes a catered dinner as well as [...]

Meet & Greet Book Signing with Pat Austin

Blue Cypress Books 8123 Oak Street, New Orleans, LA, United States

Just in time for Teacher Appreciation Week!!! Join us for an author meet & greet and book signing event with Pat Austen, author of Tales from a Teaching Life: Vignettes in Verse. What's the day-to-day, decade-to-decade life of a teacher like? Documenting Patricia Austin's forty-plus years as an educator, Tales from a Teaching Life: Vignettes [...]

Event Series Storytime

Storytime with Mr. Cole

Blue Cypress Books 8123 Oak Street, New Orleans, LA, United States

Join us upstairs on Sunday, May 12th at 11:30 am for Storytime with Mr. Cole! This event is free and open to the public! Mr. Cole is a long-time storyteller who has been doing story time programs across the city of New Orleans for over 7 years. His shamelessly boisterous story times are full of [...]

Silent Book Club

Blue Cypress Books 8123 Oak Street, New Orleans, LA, United States

Join us Friday, May 17th at 6 pm for Silent Book Club! We are partnering with Silent Book Club New Orleans (@‌silentbookclubneworleans on Instagram) Silent Book Club is a global community of readers and introverts, with 300 chapters around the world led by local volunteers. SBC members gather in person to read together in quiet [...]

Meet & Greet Book Signing with Quinn Diacon-Furtado

Blue Cypress Books 8123 Oak Street, New Orleans, LA, United States

Join us for this unique opportunity to meet Quinn Diacon-Furtado and celebrate the release of "Lillies." Mark your calendars and join us for an unforgettable afternoon. This event is free and open to the public and will take place in our upstairs event space. One of Us Is Lying meets A Good Girl’s Guide to Murder [...]

Lucky Bean Poetry Night

Blue Cypress Books 8123 Oak Street, New Orleans, LA, United States

Join us Monday, May 20th at 6:30 pm for a poetry reading hosted by Lucky Bean Press, followed by an open mic. This event is free to attend. This month’s featured reader is TBD. Lucky Bean Poetry is a press and reading series in New Orleans, LA. Lucky Bean Press publishes an ongoing chapbook series. [...]

Event Series The Book Easy Book Club

The Book Easy

Blue Cypress Books 8123 Oak Street, New Orleans, LA, United States

Save the Date for The Book Easy!     The Book Easy is a ticketed book club, and the current cost is $25. Each meeting includes a catered dinner as well as drinks including specialty cocktail/mocktail, wine, and sodas. The discussion starts promptly at 6:30pm, so give yourself time to come and settle in, make [...]

An Evening with Martha Boone

Blue Cypress Books 8123 Oak Street, New Orleans, LA, United States

Join us for an evening with author and Urologist Martha Boone as we celebrate her newest novel, Mother Charity. Martha's story of her time working at Charity Hospital is immortalized in her novels. Mother Charity is the sequel to The Big Free and continues the gripping story of an intern in surgery and all the [...]

Storytime with Mr. Cole

Blue Cypress Books 8123 Oak Street, New Orleans, LA, United States

Join us upstairs on Sunday, June 9th at 11:30 am for Storytime with Mr. Cole! This event is free and open to the public! Mr. Cole is a long-time storyteller who has been doing story time programs across the city of New Orleans for over 7 years. His shamelessly boisterous story times are full of [...]