Mountain Book Cottage

Closing the Store

Our lease will be up at the end of June and we have made the difficult decision to not renew our lease.  We have really enjoyed meeting everyone and it has been awesome to put books into people’s hands.  We will continue to operate the on-line store, so check in often for the great indie Read more »

Ups & Downs & Okra Picks

Life is so very, very good! I just attended the SIBA Spring Forum and had the opportunity to meet several of this year’s Okra Pick authors (Taylor Brown, Gina Kolata and Michael Knight) and a couple of prior Okra Pick authors (Joshilyn Jackson and Patti Callahan Henry) at the Spring Forum dinner.  I sat at Read more »

Good things on the horizon

I am learning that off-season only pertains to how many customers come into the store.  I am just as busy as I have ever been.  I am ordering books, reading and reviewing upcoming books and meeting with authors.  This is all exciting, fun and [to be honest] overwhelming.  But I am super excited about the Read more »

Getting it together!

January 27, 2017 It has been almost three months since my first blog post…definitely my bad.  I could not figure out how to update it, so I had to go through training…again.  This time, I made better notes, so more frequent blog posts are in the future. 🙂 There are definitely ups and downs to Read more »