Tag Archives: Troy

Surviving the “holidays.”

Yes, we did it! I would like to thank the kindness and patience and graciousness and generosity of all our customers! This was a season of miracles indeed. Absent were the loud cellphone talkers, the coffee spillers, the make-out customers on the couch (oh yes!) This was quite the pleasant shopping season. Of course, there […]

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The Larry and Matt Show: 10/6/12 at Market Block Books, Troy, NY

The Larry and Matt Show: 10/6/12 at Market Block Books, Troy, NY Matthew McElligott and Larry Tuxbury wrote three books together: Benjamin Franklnstein Lives! Benjamin Franklinstein Meets the Fright Brothers Benjamin Franklinstein Meets Thomas Deadison This is why you MUST read their books.

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Market Block Books, Troy New York, Halloween books: 10/6/12

Market Block Books, Troy New York, Halloween books: 10/6/12 Selected Shorts: Poe! a presentation of SymphonySpace Ghosts in the House! by Kazuno Kohara  (Roaring Brook Press) A Halloween Treat by Edward Gorey (Bloomsbury) Horrorgami: 25 Creepy Creatures, Ghastly Ghouls, and Other Fiendish Paper Projects by Chris Marks (Running Press) Echo and the Bat Pack: The […]

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Market Block Books, Troy, NY: 9/18/12 – YouTube

Market Block Books, Troy, NY: 9/18/12 – YouTube.

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Market Block Books, Troy, NY 9/6/12 Children’s Board Books

Market Block Books, Troy, NY 9/15/12 Children’s Books Because Amelia Smiled by David Ezra Stein (Candlewick Press) apologies for misspeaking the author’s last name! Birthday for Bear by Bonny Becker (Candlewick Press) There’s A Fly Guy In My Soup by Tedd Arnold (Scholastic) Gods and Warriors by Michelle Paver (Dial Press) Nothing Ever Happens at […]

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Market Block Books, Troy, NY 9/6/12 Children’s Board Books

Market Block Books, Troy, NY 9/6/12 – YouTube.

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MBB: Where’s Waldo? In Troy, NY, of course! | The Book House of Stuyvesant Plaza

Where’s Waldo? In Troy, NY, of course! Waldo is chilling out in Troy, NY. To be precise, he’s checking out twenty local businesses here. To find out where, stop by Market Block Books to pick up your search sheet and let the fun begin. The first 100 kids to collect 8 “I Found Waldo” cards […]

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Representative Young Irish-Americans of Troy 1889 by Edward H. Lisk

The Troy Book Makers is reprinting a few local history books. This one is just in time for St. Patrick’s Day but it good for any time of the year. It’s a small book with brief biographies of Irish-Americans of Troy, NY in the 19th century.  

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