Coloring time say they want to try out a new venue, just for fun. I just finished reading it for the third time and i wanted to write an outline of the novel for future reference and to help my own understanding. Midwest, and centers on the life of the narrator marco stanley fogg and the two previous generations of his family. Andrea tritschler events and marketing manager moon. Moon palace books moves with the help of a 60person book brigade. Anyone questioning that minneapolis is a hip in a cool indie nerd way city. I hope to write another post exploring why it is so important to me.
Books will be shipped upon publication, may 5, 2020. With the opening next door later this year of the arbeiter brewery, moon palace geek love seems well positioned to be the living room from a fastevolving longfellow neighborhood. The colorful south minneapolis book shop moved into a much bigger space at 3032 minnehaha ave. I keep them in a spinner rack near the front door and they are a great draw for my customers. See 4 photos and 1 tip from 7 visitors to moon palace books. Music at moon palace books, minneapolis, live music. Like any locally owned business, our store has taken on the characteristics and personality of its owners.
Geek love cafe, located right inside moon palace books, offers delicious sourdough pizzas, flavorful salads, plenty of. Oct 14, 2018 lake street stories is 12 stories about the heart of south minneapolis. Angela and jamie schwesnedl chose moon palace books as the name of their minneapolis, minnesota, bookstore after moon palace, a 1989 postmodern novel by paul auster. See 7 photos and 2 tips from 116 visitors to moon palace books. Twin cities independent bookstore day passport rain taxi. So far the list of closures includes moon palace, wild rumpus, milkweed books and irreverent bookworm in minneapolis and zenith bookstore in duluth. Below are a few of the thousands of independent bookstores worldwide with whom partners. The best minneapolis fall activities meet minneapolis. Moon palace becomes music venue for the books with adventurous.
Moon palace books now closed longfellow 2 tips from. Theres something special about this shop thats very eyecatching. This place is an adorable cafe in an even more adorable bookstore. Spend a couple days this fall exploring the city by nature. Events and marketing manager at moon palace books minneapolis, minnesota 298 connections. But minnesotans are keeping these stores busy with online orders. Moon palace books is an independent bookstore in minneapolis. Moon palace books exterior courtesy of moon palace books. The space is decidedly neighborhood oriented, hosting storytimes, local bands, and book clubs.
This bookstore is on vacation or is not currently active on. At moon palace books in minneapolis, stacks of orders are coming in. Simon performed at moon palace books in minneapolis longfellow. Find the books you want at the moon palace books online bookstore, based in minneapolis, mn. Angela and jamie schwesnedl have owned moon palace books for two years. Oct 04, 2017 moon palace move means books, beers, and brunch. View andrea tritschlers profile on linkedin, the worlds largest professional community. Were printing up the 2019 twin cities independent bookstore passportjampacked with bookstore coupons and illustrations by local artist kevin cannon, the passport is free to pick up, and the best way to maximize your. Zimmer has moved on, but he bursts into a breakfast party held by the. Located in south minneapolis near peace coffee wonderland park, moon palace is a small neighborhood bookstore, says angela schwesnedl. Moon palace books staff placed inventory on shelves in the store s new location, after the books were moved around the block by a volunteer book brigade.
Moon palace books 2820 e 33rd st minneapolis, mn book stores. Moon palace has been one of the twin cities best neighborhood bookstores since it opened in 2012. Moon palace books 3032 minnehaha ave minneapolis mn 55406. Its been so wonderful to follow their account to see 1,467 posts. A labyrinthine space of floortoceiling used books in the heart of dinkytown. With the opening next door later this year of the arbeiter brewery, moon palacegeek love seems well positioned to be the living room from a fastevolving longfellow neighborhood.
Moon palace contemporary american fiction auster, paul on. Moon palace is one of the most delightful places in the city. The bookstore is partnering with an old friend who runs a restaurant in south minneapolis, if you want to speculate wildly about who that could. Located on the west bank of the mississippi river in minneapolis, mayday books sells books, magazines and newspapers and also serves as a meeting space for. Moon palace books and geek love cafe, 3032 minnehaha ave, minneapolis, 612. Adorable independent book store with great childrens books, cards, gifts, and office. Literacy learning behind bars at the moon palace book store in minneapolis, minnesota. Moon palace books is a brand new independent bookstore tucked behind peace coffee and the trylon microcinema on 33rd and minnehaha. We wanted to especially thank sheila ramirez brott who was one of our servers by the pool. This cheerful, snug bookshop is built for young readers, but still attracts its share of adults too. The beautiful and haunting san francisco chronicle. Communities support local bookstores during coronavirus. Were still trying to figure out what this will mean for our employees and our business, please stay tuned for information about how you can help support us and our staff during this difficult time. Schwesnedl will say that theyre partnering with an old friend who runs a restaurant in south minneapolis and whose food we really love.
Pepperoni pizza at geek love at moon palace books the. Several local bookstores closing doors, moving online. Fair trade books red wing, minnesota, usa fair trade books specializes in some new books, used books. Pepperoni pizza at geek love at moon palace books the heavy. They differ, however, in that moon palaces selection is a bit more eclectic. Lake street stories is 12 stories about the heart of south minneapolis. Apr 27, 2018 the book house in dinkytown minneapolis. As you may recall, the beloved indie in the citys longfellow neighborhood moved to their current minnehaha street address just last year, in july. Aug 12, 2019 the minneapolis book store hosts concerts, readings, trivia nights, different book clubs and more interactive events. There are still plenty of activities to make you appreciate minneapolis during the fall months.
I especially loved their selection of kids books and graphic novels. The beautiful and haunting san francisco chronicle tale of an orphans search for love. Ticket info about music shows at moon palace books. It is also home to geek love cafe, where you can grab breakfast or a slice of pizza before perusing the store. Inside is geek love cafe, a spot for wine, pizza, salad and breakfast food. Moon palace, paul auster moon palace is a novel written by paul auster that was first published in 1989. Memorably, that move was carried out assemblyline style, with the help of sixty bookloving volunteers. Moon palace books and geek love cafe are closed, until further notice. Weina randel weaves a captivating tale about the intrigues of the inner court through the eyes of the woman who would become the most infamous empress in chinese history, finding a human story of love and hope amidst bloodshed and treachery. The moon in the palace by weina dai randel, paperback. Geek love cafe 3032 minnehaha ave inside moon palace books. Moon palace is my second favourite novel of all time.
The store is also offering discounts, treats and advance reader copies for customers who purchase hardcover bookers. We had 85 people at the launch party friday, and now we are back for a reading at the best book store in minneapolis, moon palace books 3032 minnehaha ave, minneapolis. Moon palace move means books, beers, and brunch city pages. Moon palace becomes music venue for books with adventurous. Moon palace actively speaks out against inequality, much like another local store, boneshaker books, which operates with a highly motivated volunteer. Dec 18, 2012 moon palace books is a brand new independent bookstore tucked behind peace coffee and the trylon microcinema on 33rd and minnehaha. Whatever youre looking for, chances are we have a bookstore that will suit you. Your neighborhood independent bookstore located in south minneapolis. Geek love cafe, located right inside moon palace books, offers delicious sourdough pizzas, flavorful salads, plenty of breakfast foods, and coffee, wine and beer to go with it. Order online tickets tickets see availability directions. All events are postponed until further notice reading with angela vorashills. In 2018, i sold an average of 25 cardsmonth and in 2019 that average increased to over 40 cardsmonth. Angela is the buyer and is really sweet and has excellent taste.
Rain taxis twin cities literary calendar is teaming up with 19 great independent bookstores in the twin cities to celebrate independent bookstore day on saturday, april 27. Love going here but wish they had a coffee shop in the store. Hollywood park is a remarkable memoir of a tumultuous life. The store s 110capacity performance room is set to the side of the cafe through a separate doorway. Moon palace books, minneapolis, mn angela schwesnedlowner i started selling iconic quilling cards in my book store in march of 2018. Moon palace books 3032 minnehaha ave minneapolis, mn book. The minneapolis book store hosts concerts, readings, trivia nights, different book clubs and more interactive events.1276 1214 165 1297 603 348 91 1389 1501 915 1309 86 991 1337 1256 867 1458 447 814 1483 409 436 1238 807 484 8 1280 229 911 209 973 954