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Reception and Panel Discussion: Women Writers

Panel discussion about the category of "Women Writers at This House of Books, your community-owned, independent bookstore and tea shop in downtown Billings, Montana

Is "women writers" a meaningful categorization? Come on January 29, 2019 from 5 to 7 to hear a distinguished group of female authors speak about the sometimes surprising ways gender has informed their careers, both creatively and as part of the publishing and marketing process.

Event: The Big Read

The Big Read, part of a national book discussion, takes place at This House of Books, your community-owned, independent bookstore and tea shop in downtown Billings, Montana

“Survival is insufficient.”

Here is your chance to share in a book discussion with everyone in the nation but right here in Billings. Our first discussion, on Monday, February 4 at 5:00 will be moderated by Julie Schultz who tells us with no little enthusiasm, "I adore Station Eleven."

Dramatic Reading: Ionesco's Rhinoceros

Dramatic reading & discussion of Ionesco's Rhinoceros at This House of Books, your community-owned, independent bookstore and tea shop in downtown Billings, Montana

Rhinoceros, by Eugene Ionesco. A dramatic reading at This House of Books, followed by a discussion of the play and its relevance for today. There will only be one performance on January 26, 2019 from 3–5 pm.

What I Am Reading Now Department: You, Me & Mr. Blue Sky

Judging by the number of their books I have read, Craig and Elisa have to be among my favorite authors. I enjoy their work. I think you will, too.

New releases from our member-owners

Double! Not Half. Cover Image
Depth of Winter: A Longmire Mystery Cover Image
Up the Trail: How Texas Cowboys Herded Longhorns and Became an American Icon (How Things Worked) Cover Image
Silent Hearts: A Novel Cover Image
World War I Montana: The Treasure State Prepares (Military) Cover Image
Sandstone: An Anthology to Support This House of Books Cover Image

Recent books from our member-owners

Brave Deeds Cover Image
Paging Dr. a: Continuing Stories from a Country Doctor Cover Image
Harry Potter and the Art of Spying: Young Agent Edition Cover Image
As the Christmas Cookie Crumbles (Food Lovers' Village Mystery #5) Cover Image
A Sharp Solitude: A Novel of Suspense (Glacier Mystery Series #4) Cover Image
Yellowstone Treasures: The Traveler's Companion to the National Park Cover Image
Clovis Cover Image
What We Build Upon the Ruins: And Other Stories Cover Image
Family Empires, Roman and Christian: Volume I Roman Family Empires Cover Image
Silent Hearts: A Novel Cover Image
Billings Food: The Flavorful Story of Montana's Trailhead (American Palate) Cover Image
Love and Other Consolation Prizes: A Novel Cover Image