Upcoming Events

  • Event date:
    04/29/2017 - 10:00am to 5:00pm
    Indie Bookstore Day It's a Party! Titcomb's Bookshop

    Join the party! Saturday, April 29 is the fourth annual Independent Bookstore Day, and we'll be celebrating with crafts for children, "take a selfie with our statue", delicious cookies baked by King Arthur Bakers' own PJ Hamel, give-a-ways and one of a kind items created specially for Indie Bookstore Day. Help us create a "Literary Rock Garden" ! We will have rocks on hand for customers to decorate with a favorite book title. These will be placed in our garden in front of the shop for all to see!  Our Toy Buyer, Ellen, is planning a "Plus-Plus" demonstration, and more!  We look forward to seeing everyone - it's always such a festive day at the bookshop! 


  • Event date:
    04/29/2017 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
    Martin Sandler The Whydah Titcomb's Bookshop

    We are thrilled to host award winning author Martin Sandler at the bookshop to talk to us about his wonderful new book The Whydah: A Pirate Ship Feared, Wrecked, and Found.   Martin tells the exciting true story of this infamous pirate ship wrecked off the shores of Cape Cod.   

  • Event date:
    04/30/2017 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm
    David A. Kelly Ballpark Mysteries Titcomb's Bookshop Sandwich Little League

    We're so excited to announce that best-selling author David A. Kelly (Ballpark Mysteries) will be coming to Sandwich for a special appearance and book signing during Sandwich Little League's Opening Day Festivities!  This event is located at the ball fields of WIng School, and will take place right after the parade.  Titcomb's Bookshop will be raffling off copies of David's books!  Books will be available for sale.

    David A. Kelly is the author of sports-oriented BALLPARK MYSTERIES and MVP chapter book series from Random House. He's also the author of BABE RUTH AND THE BASEBALL CURSE and the picture book MIRACLE MUD: Lena Blackburne and Secret Mud that Changed Baseball.

  • Event date:
    05/06/2017 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
    Mary Petiet Minerva's Owls Titcomb's Bookshop

    Minerva’s Owls plumbs the depth of inner and outer consciousness as the new consciousness emerges. It seeks the balance we need to achieve through space and time, individually and as a society, if we are to move forward in any meaningful way. Amid the confusion of painful birth pangs, Minerva’s Owls holds hope for the future as it reinterprets history and the reverence of ancient deities to awaken the sacred feminine.

  • Event date:
    05/12/2017 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
    Wills Red Coat Tom Ryan Titcomb's Bookshop Sandwich Public Library

    Join bestselling author Tom Ryan and his dog, Samwise, at the Sandwich Public Library on Friday, May 12 at 7:00 pm as he talks about his newest book, Will's Red Coat: The Story of One Old Dog Who Chose to Live Again. Books will be available for sale at the event and Tom will sign his books after the talk.  

    This free event is sponsored by Titcomb's Bookshop and the Sandwich Public Library.  Reservations are required, and can be made by clicking here.

  • Event date:
    05/13/2017 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
    Robert Finch Titcomb's Bookshop May 13

    We are delighted to welcome Robert Finch back to the bookshop to talk about and sign his wonderful new book, "The Outer Beach: A Thousand-Mile Walk Along Cape Cod's Atlantic Shore".  

  • Event date:
    05/16/2017 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
    Pam Jenoff The Orphan's Tale Titcomb's Bookshop Book Club

    Exciting news: author Pam Jenoff is coming to the bookshop to participate in our Book Club discussion of her wonderful novel, The Orphan's Tale!  We hope you can join us on Tuesday evening, May 16 at 7pm.

  • Event date:
    05/20/2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
    Dolley Carlson The Red Coat Novel of Boston at Titcomb's May 20, 2017

    We are so happy to welcome Dolley Carlson to the bookshop!   

    About the book:  Think Downton Abbey, but set in the heart of Boston . . .

    Irish domestic worker Norah King’s decision to ask her wealthy employer, Caroline Parker, for an elegant red coat the Beacon Hill matriarch has marked for donation ignites a series of events that neither woman could have fathomed.

  • Event date:
    05/25/2017 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
    Courtney Sullivan Saints for All Occasions Titcomb's Bookshop

    We are so excited to tell you that J. Courtney Sullivan (The Engagements, Commencement, Maine) is coming to the bookshop on Thursday, May 25 at 3pm to talk about and sign her marvelous new book, Saints for All Occasions!  

    About the book:  A sweeping, unforgettable novel from The New York Times best-selling author of Maine, about the hope, sacrifice, and love between two sisters and the secret that drives them apart.

  • Event date:
    05/26/2017 - 10:00am to 11:00am
    Lisa Bates Beyond the Rails Titcomb's Bookshop Friday, May 26 at 10am

    We are pleased to host local author Lisa Bates at the bookshop to talk about her fascinating new book, Beyond the Rails: How to Plan a Cross Country Train Trip.  Lisa will provide tips on the ins and outs of train travel, what to expect, where to go, who should go, and how to plan an excursion.  Bring your questions - Lisa has travelled over 13,000 miles by train and visited some of the best cities and sites in the USA.  


    An organizing and educational expert, Lisa Bates works with families, schools and organizations to promote “living better”. Visit her website www.lblivingbetter.com to learn more.  Lisa lives in Sandwich.