The Endangered Customer

Author - Richard Shapiro

In The Endangered Customer, Richard Shapiro presents a proven strategy to create loyalty in the age of the empowered consumer. He shows why a "people first" approach is more important than ever and offers a road map any business can follow to deliver a welcoming and personalized customer experience at every touch point. Companies invest heavily in technology to manage their customers and earn repeat business, but high-tech approaches have fallen short according to Shapiro. "Technology can support agility and service," he says, "but technology alone won't sustain long-term relationships whe...


The Way to Happiness: My Journey

Author - Adele Rodriguez

Within the pages of Adele Rodriguez’s new book, The Way to Happiness: My Journey, the author, born in an atheistic family, expresses her deep faith in God found through self-motivation and her own experiences which she vividly shares. She stresses that to achieve happiness there must be a willingness to change coupled with faith in the Lord. The book describes a simple approach to living happily with yourself and others and encourages implementing the principles and attitudes outlined. The content is easy to follow and includes strong points and rules for growth that readers can use in the q...


The Romanovs: 1613-1918

Author - Simon Sebag Montefiore

The Romanovs were the most successful dynasty of modern times, ruling a sixth of the world's surface for three centuries. How did one family turn a war-ruined principality into the world's greatest empire? And how did they lose it all? This is the intimate story of twenty tsars and tsarinas, some touched by genius, some by madness, but all inspired by holy autocracy and imperial ambition. Simon Sebag Montefiore's gripping chronicle reveals their secret world of unlimited power and ruthless empire-building, overshadowed by palace conspiracy, family rivalries, sexual decadence and wild extravag...


Dog-Head: Tales from the Neotropics

Author - Michael Jarvis

From a Caribbean island and the pursuit of a legendary boa constrictor, to the Belizean jungle and a fixation on the demise of the Maya civilization, to the Gulf of Honduras and a journey into ancestor worship, these tropical stories blend and explore history, religion, mythology, travel, mystery, illness, the nature of man, the nature of the beast, obsession, and the lure of discovery. In Dog-Head, a rejected man on an island holiday sets out to capture a large snake despite his lack of experience or the fear the legendary reptile inspires in the local people. In Remnants, a young couple on a...


The Adventures of Taylor the Chef

Author - Taylor Moxey

A gifted, inspirational and creative author and entrepreneur Taylor Moxey has unveiled her fantastic novelette “The Adventures of Taylor the Chef” to express her journey in the business world as a kid. This book is a story about Taylor who is a young girl that wanted a toy and her parents wouldn’t get it for her because they wanted her to figure out how to come up with the money herself. She ended up figuring out how to get it herself and today is proud of her parents for making her tow that line. Taylor, a creative writer, student, entrepreneur, and also the youngest member on the Ex...


Lady Lucy's Quest

Author - Karen Gross

Lady Lucy's Quest is the story of a feisty young girl who wants to be a Knight in the Middle Ages. She confronts many hurdles but ultimately finds success because she is able to solve problems in unique and unexpected ways. Through her actions and words, she demonstrates the importance of pursuing one's dreams and the power of the possible for children everywhere.


Some Go Hungry

Author - J. Patrick Redmond

J. Patrick Redmond was born and raised in southern Indiana and recently returned to his home state after sixteen years of living in South Florida and teaching for the Miami-Dade County Public School System. He holds a BA in English from Florida International University in Miami and an MFA in creative writing and literature from Stony Brook University in Southampton, New York. He is a contributing blogger for the Huffington Post, and his writing has appeared in the NOH8 Campaign blog, the Southampton Review, and in the Barnes & Noble Review's Grin & Tonic. He is also the 2012 recipient of the D...


The Bridge Ladies

Author - Betsy Lerner

A fifty-year-old Bridge game provides an unexpected way to cross the generational divide between a daughter and her mother. Betsy Lerner takes us on a powerfully personal literary journey, where we learn a little about Bridge and a lot about life. After a lifetime defining herself in contrast to her mother's don t ask, don t tell generation, Lerner finds herself back in her childhood home, not five miles from the mother she spent decades avoiding. When Roz needs help after surgery, it falls to Betsy to take care of her. She expected a week of tense civility; what she got instead were the Br...



The Book Worm Bookstore
4451 Marietta Street
Powder Springs, GA

We opened our doors in October of 2005 in the back room of our shop with a few hundred gently used books in just a few assorted genres; now, we are home to over 30,000 titles in a wide variety of genres with hundreds of accessories! Set in the heart of historic, downtown Powder Springs, we strive to bring the best in literature, from international best sellers to our own local literary giants, to a growing community that’s as diverse as the books on our shelves!


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Lucia Peel Powe: The Osprey's View
Wednesday, May 31th 2016, 07.00 PM
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Book Launch for Jaime Reed - Keep Me In Mind
Wednesday, May 31th 2016, 06.30 PM
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Jasmine Kumalah, Holding Demons In Small Jars
Wednesday, May 31th 2016, 07.00 PM


Hester Bass

At Georgia, Atlanta

From 04/10/2016 to 04/15/2016

Adam Jones

At North Carolina, Chapel Hill

From 04/19/2016 to 04/20/2016

Adam Jones

At North Carolina, Raleigh

From 04/25/2016 to 04/26/2016

Adam Jones

At North Carolina, Pittsboro

From 05/07/2016 to 05/08/2016

Danny Johnson

At North Carolina, Charlotte

From 10/15/2016 to 10/17/2016

Lisa London

At North Carolina, New Bern

From 04/15/2016 to 04/17/2016

Lisa London

At Colorado, Loveland

From 03/29/2016 to 03/31/2016

Lisa London

At Kansas, Parson

From 03/26/2016 to 03/30/2016

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