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New Shipment of Candles

We received a new shipment of Frostbeard Studio, Booklover's Soy candles on Feb 19th. They have a uniqueness about them that just can't be described, you will just have to come and see

We received a new shipment of Frostbeard Studio, Booklover's Soy candles on Feb 19th. They have a uniqueness about them that just can't be described, you will just have to come and see

By Julie Kubitz

BOLO

Be on the look out for upcoming events here at KCB: March 2nd (Friday) - Dr. Seuss 114th Birthday, more to come March 5th (Monday) - Open Mic 6:30-8:30pm March 19th

Be on the look out for upcoming events here at KCB: March 2nd (Friday) - Dr. Seuss 114th Birthday, more to come March 5th (Monday) - Open Mic 6:30-8:30pm March 19th

By Julie Kubitz

Black History Month

February is nationally recognised at Black History Month. These are just a few of the titles we have on display. Come get a copy of history for yourself.

February is nationally recognised at Black History Month. These are just a few of the titles we have on display. Come get a copy of history for yourself.

By Julie Kubitz

Oprah's 2018 Book Club Selection

Tuesday February 6th the Oprah's book club selection for 2018. Welcome An American Marriage by Tayari Jones. Newlyweds Celestial and Roy are the embodiment of both the American Dream and the New South.

Tuesday February 6th the Oprah's book club selection for 2018. Welcome An American Marriage by Tayari Jones. Newlyweds Celestial and Roy are the embodiment of both the American Dream and the New South.

By Julie Kubitz

FIRE AND FURY

With extraordinary access to the Trump White House, Michael Wolff tells the inside story of the most controversial presidency of our time The first nine months of Donald Trump’s term were stormy,

With extraordinary access to the Trump White House, Michael Wolff tells the inside story of the most controversial presidency of our time The first nine months of Donald Trump’s term were stormy,

By Julie Kubitz

New Year: New Open Mic Dates

We have the dates for open mic, please be advised to check in on Facebook for any changes. What does open mic entail? Well, any and all are welcome to come, sing alone

We have the dates for open mic, please be advised to check in on Facebook for any changes. What does open mic entail? Well, any and all are welcome to come, sing alone

By Julie Kubitz

Return to Winter Hours

The holidays are winding down, so we are going to go winter hours. Come see us Monday - Friday 7:00am - 6:00pm Saturday 8:00am - 4:00pm Sunday Closed Happy

The holidays are winding down, so we are going to go winter hours. Come see us Monday - Friday 7:00am - 6:00pm Saturday 8:00am - 4:00pm Sunday Closed Happy

By Julie Kubitz

Recent Books

Oprah's 2018 Book Club Selection

Tuesday February 6th the Oprah's book club selection for 2018. Welcome An American Marriage by Tayari Jones. Newlyweds Celestial and Roy are the embodiment of both the American Dream and the New South.

Tuesday February 6th the Oprah's book club selection for 2018. Welcome An American Marriage by Tayari Jones. Newlyweds Celestial and Roy are the embodiment of both the American Dream and the New South.

Added by Julie Kubitz

FIRE AND FURY

With extraordinary access to the Trump White House, Michael Wolff tells the inside story of the most controversial presidency of our time The first nine months of Donald Trump’s term were stormy,

With extraordinary access to the Trump White House, Michael Wolff tells the inside story of the most controversial presidency of our time The first nine months of Donald Trump’s term were stormy,

Added by Julie Kubitz

It's Always the Husband

Kate, Aubrey, and Jenny. They first met as college roommates and soon became inseparable, even though they are as different as three women can be. Twenty years later, one of them is standing

Kate, Aubrey, and Jenny. They first met as college roommates and soon became inseparable, even though they are as different as three women can be. Twenty years later, one of them is standing

Added by Julie Kubitz

Dog Man and Cat Kid

Hot diggity dog! Dog Man, the newest hero from Dav Pilkey, the creator of Captain Underpants, is back -- and this time he's not alone. The heroic hound with a real nose for

Hot diggity dog! Dog Man, the newest hero from Dav Pilkey, the creator of Captain Underpants, is back -- and this time he's not alone. The heroic hound with a real nose for

Added by Julie Kubitz

People Vs Alex Cross

As the prosecution presents its case, and the nation watches, even those closest to Cross begin to doubt his innocence. If he can't convince his own family that he didn't pull the trigger

As the prosecution presents its case, and the nation watches, even those closest to Cross begin to doubt his innocence. If he can't convince his own family that he didn't pull the trigger

Added by Julie Kubitz

Little Blue Truck

Meet Blue. A muddy country road is no match for this little pick up--that is, until he gets stuck while pushing a dump truck out of the muck.

Meet Blue. A muddy country road is no match for this little pick up--that is, until he gets stuck while pushing a dump truck out of the muck.

Added by Julie Kubitz

Wonder

New York Times Best Seller list and Currently a Major Motion Picture: August (Auggie) Pullman was born with a facial deformity that prevented him from going to a mainstream school—until now. He's

New York Times Best Seller list and Currently a Major Motion Picture: August (Auggie) Pullman was born with a facial deformity that prevented him from going to a mainstream school—until now. He's

Added by Julie Kubitz

Hellfire Boys

“A terrifying piece of history that almost no one knows.” -Hampton Sides In 1915, when German forces executed the first successful gas attack of World War I, the world watched in horror as

“A terrifying piece of history that almost no one knows.” -Hampton Sides In 1915, when German forces executed the first successful gas attack of World War I, the world watched in horror as

Added by Julie Kubitz

Hillbilly Elegy

New York Times best seller: Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis is a memoir by J. D. Vance about the Appalachian values of his upbringing and their relation

New York Times best seller: Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis is a memoir by J. D. Vance about the Appalachian values of his upbringing and their relation

Added by Julie Kubitz

Lincoln in the Bardo

Lincoln in the Bardo is a 2017 experimental novel by American writer George Saunders. It is Saunders's first full-length novel and was the New York Times hardcover fiction bestseller for the week of March 5, 2017.

Lincoln in the Bardo is a 2017 experimental novel by American writer George Saunders. It is Saunders's first full-length novel and was the New York Times hardcover fiction bestseller for the week of March 5, 2017.

Added by Julie Kubitz

Diary of a wimpy kid

The adventures of a 12 year old who is fresh out of elementary and transitions to middle school, where he has to learn the consequences and responsibility to survive the year.

The adventures of a 12 year old who is fresh out of elementary and transitions to middle school, where he has to learn the consequences and responsibility to survive the year.

Added by Julie Kubitz