It's sometimes cramped and always smells like a bookstore should - like paper and words and the magic mixture of ideas old and new. Pretty good used book store but not the rare and vintage type, mostly recent stuff still in good condition cheaper than when new. Kam Fong Chun — or Kam Fong, as he was billed on the show — was actually born Kam Tong Chun. The author seems to have taken pains to never have the story take itself too seriously and that's a good thing. You can also search near a city, place, or address instead.
Every available inch of wall space is packed floor-to-ceiling with books - hardcovers and paperback, all used. If it sounds a little chaotic, it is - you have to be willing to explore a little, to not just open your eyes but to look up and down and maybe behind you. Our mission is to turn the time served in prison into a period of growth and education. Magic, adventure, humor, danger and fun, this book has it all! When I was reading a book series and having a tough time finding the next book in the series, Book 'Em offered to keep an eye out and call me when the books I needed became available. Revisit our website frequently for specific information about the upcoming book sale.
When MacArthur decided to leave the show after its 11th season, the 12th and final season went on as if he had never been there — no explanation for the departure was offered by the show, and McGarrett never again mentioned his name. Book'Em volunteers pick up, sort, organize and sell these items at the annual sale. Refresh this Yelp page and try your search again. The prices on the books are quite reasonable, and the trade-ins always fair and often generous. I couldn't put it down, so I suggest you pick it up! If you cannot wait until April moving, estate sale, down-sizing, trying to get organized please call 952-220-2537 or email. Revisit our website frequently for specific information about the upcoming book sale.
If you love myth and fairy tale, this is the story for you!. Book'Em volunteers pick up, sort, organize and sell these items at the annual sale. We currently have open positions on the Board of Directors Treasurer as well as volunteer positions available for the Book'Em sale including Sale Coordinator. If it sounds a little chaotic, it is - you have to be willing to explore a little, to not just open your eyes but to look up and down and maybe behind you. Alternatively, you may sign up for postcard notification by emailing your name and address to and we will send you a postcard with the current year's sale information a few weeks prior to the sale.
Volunteers are needed for the book sale in a number of different roles including leadership roles. From 4:00 to 6:00 on the first three Sundays of every month, volunteers respond to prisoner letters, selecting books that suit their needs and preparing the packages for mailing, in addition to making decisions. It has the classic feel of an old-time used bookshop but for those of us with vintage and Victorian editions in mind, we're not apt to find anything. It didn't hut that their prices were affordable, along with there special they had going on. Jack Lord was the star of the original show although some would argue that his hair was the real star. Here is one posted on Nextdoor by Bev A. If it sounds a little chaotic, it is - you have to be willing to explore a little, to not just open your eyes but to look up and down and maybe behind you.
Volunteers must be willing to work the entire sale April through June including the pre-sale months, set up, book sale, and clean up. The unique sense of wandering the shelves, pulling a random title down and flipping through its pages, musing over its cover. I go every year wherever they are, much benefit to our community! Those stages used to feature artists at the end of their careers but when Tom Cantone was recruited by the Sands, he changed the game. With diminished budgets for under-stocked prison libraries, organizations such as ours are often the only means prisoners have of obtaining literary or reading material. If you are interested or have questions please email. Really, really enjoyed this one.
With the counsel of a well-established books-to-prisoners program, Philadelphia Books Through Bars, Etta gained sponsorship from The Three Penny, a Pittsburgh bookstore. Since 2000 we have served approximately 33,000 prisoners throughout the state of Pennsylvania. The tiny, easy to miss Port Orchard bookshop Book 'Em has that experience nailed. You can also search near a city, place, or address instead. The relationship between Ben and Cree, the friendships among the other magical beings, all the fun little twists and turns along the way--it all made for an excellent read.
When I was reading a book series and having a tough time finding the next book in the series, Book 'Em offered to keep an eye out and call me when the books I needed became available. Perhaps you put it back and move on, perhaps it gets added to a growing pile of books you plan to read. By using the time in prison to prepare for re-entry into society, ex-offenders will have a greater chance at living a productive life and be less likely to revert to a criminal lifestyle. The tiny, easy to miss Port Orchard bookshop Book 'Em has that experience nailed. For advance notification of the sale you may sign up for an that will be sent in the spring when we know our location and sale dates and then again just prior to the sale. But Ben entered this magical place by mistake. In the years since, he's been followed by several of his costars, bringing an end to the cool cop show's era.
That credit gives you half off of each book purchased, and can be used in combination with their sales. Great used book store for the area! You can also search near a city, place, or address instead. The sale was the largest and most successful in terms of the amount raised for crime prevention activities with gross sales reaching the highest amount in our 26-year history. But it's an experience that nobody - not Amazon or anyone else - has been able to replicate. Book 'Em is an all-volunteer project of the Thomas Merton Center which sends free books to prisoners in Pennsylvania. In 2015, we filled 1,934 individual requests from prisoners.