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Cocktails & Conversation with Kristina McMorris

Thursday, November 15th

6:00- 7:00 PM

Join us for Cocktails & Conversation with KRISTINA McMORRIS, New York Times and USA Today bestselling author.

Sold on a Monday, a powerful story of love, redemption and the paths that bring us home. 


“[McMorris] creates a believable world...all while perfectly capturing the flavor of the period.
A sweeping yet intimate novel that will please both romantics and lovers of American history.”
—KIRKUS REVIEWS

Since its release in August, Sold on a Monday has skyrocketed to national best selling lists. Don't miss the opportunity to meet Kristina and grab your personalized copy at Buxton Books!

Kristina will begin conversation shortly after 6 PM. This event is free and open to all!

The Story of The Biltmore with Denise Kiernan

Sunday, November 18th

5:00- 6:00 PM

We are honored to host best-selling author, historian, journalist, writer, and producer Denise Kiernan for a discussion on her extraordinary novel, The Last Castle - the fascinating true story behind the magnificent Gilded Age mansion Biltmore. 

Praise for Denise Kiernan’s 
The Last Castle: 

“She brings the place to life... engaging.” 
- The Wall Street Journal

“Both intimate and sweeping.” 
-Raleigh News & Observer 

“A soaring and gorgeous American story.” 
- best-selling author Karen Abbott 

Denise will begin her discussion shortly after 5 PM on Sunday the 18th. This event is free and open to all.

Hot cider and wine will be provided, so join us for a wonderful Sunday evening after your holiday shopping! Discussion with Denise is a great way to end your weekend and start your week.

 
 

Experience

The Ghosts of Charleston

The highlight of Tour Charleston's Ghosts of Charleston Tour is entering the lush, spellbinding Unitarian Church Graveyard built in 1772. Real time hauntings occur only a handful of times a year. However, since 1996, when we started what is now Charleston's oldest ghost tour, spirits in the Unitarian Church Graveyard have reached out to many people on our tour in visual, tactile and auditory ways.

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Newest Releases

Come visit our store to get your hands on the latest limited releases from your favorite best-selling authors. Be sure to ask about our exclusive signed copies!

 
 
 

Experience

Very Charleston

Your guided stroll through the French Quarter and South of Broad neighborhoods highlights over 347 years of our rich history and culture including the longest cobblestone street, The Dock Street Theater, Rainbow Row, historic churches, Charleston's celebrated waterfront, and much more. You will encounter Charleston’s history, culture, and country charm inspired by Diana Gessler’s celebrated book "Very Charleston."

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Past Event Highlights

 
 
 

Experience

The Lost Stories of Black Charleston

Learn, listen, and be amazed with the multi-talented writer, historian, educator, and
licensed tour guide, Damon Fordham. This new tour combines his powerful blend of artful storytelling
with solid historical and personal perspective.

 
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Private Group Tours & Events

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