BOOKWORKS is located at 4022 Rio Grande Blvd NW, in Albuquerque's North Valley, north of Griegos, in the Flying Star Plaza.
HOURS: M-Sat: 9am-9pm; Sun: 9am-7pm
CONTACT: 4022 Rio Grande Blvd NW, Albuquerque, NM 87107 or 505-344-8139. Staff directory
ANA CASTILLO LAUNCHES NEW NOVEL AT BOOKWORKS
April 17, 7pm: Acclaimed feminist novelist and poet Ana Castillo premiers her new Feminist Press novel, GIVE IT TO ME, at Bookworks. Free and open to the public.
AUTHOR OF REBEL BELLE VISITS
April 16, 6pm: Rachel Hawkins, author of Rebel Belle visits Bookworks to read from her new YA novel. Free and open to all young adult readers and their friends and family! More info: email@example.com.
APRIL IS NATIONAL POETRY MONTH
All month poetry will be a focus of events at Bookworks. Kate Gale reads April 4. April 15 brings Jessica Helen Lopez. Carlos Contreras performs April 29... and more! Check out the calendar for poetry events.
FUNDAISER WITH ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK AUTHOR PIPER KERMAN
May 8, 7pm: Orange is the New Black author Piper Kerman visits Albuquerque for a fundraiser for the New Mexico Women's Justice Project. In partnership with UNM's Women's Resource Center, this event will be held at UNM's Woodward Hall and $5 donation will be required at the door. Books will be available for sale and signing onsite and in advance at Bookworks.
BOOKWORKS LAUNCHES LITERARY SERIES
May 10, 7pm: Bookworks partners with the Albuquerque Library Foundation to host internationally acclaimed authors Diana Gabaldon and George RR Martin at the historic KiMo Theater for the inauguration of a new literary series, A Word with Writers. Tickets are $7 for general seating, $20 for priority, and are available at KiMo's box office and online here. Albuquerque reggae band & Game of Thrones fans, Reviva, will play prior to the show. Each attendee will be allowed 1 outside book for signing, and 2 total.
WORLD BOOK NIGHT IS APRIL 23
World Book Night happens April 23, and 48 people in Albuquerque signed up to give away books with Bookworks as their source. We are happy to honor the givers at a reception April 24, 7pm at the store, with special entertainment to be announced.
LONGMIRE AUTHOR CRAIG JOHNSON VISITS
May 14, 7pm:The author of the popular novels-turned-TV series, Longmire, Craig Johnson, visits Bookworks for the launch of his new Walt Longmire novel, Any Other Name. Free and open to the public.