Store Events

During the pandemic, book clubs and author events will be conducted virturally. Please contact us for details.

If you are new to using Zoom, please take a few minutes to view their tutorial on Joining a Meeting. https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362193-Joining-a-Meeting

Please download the Zoom software ahead of the event you will be attending. Let us know at copperfishbooks@comcast.net if you have any questions.

Saturday, October 24, 2020 - 11:00am to 11:45am

In Partnership with The Southern Independent Booksellers Alliance (SIBA):

Let us bring authors to your living room via Zoom!  For this event, three authors of children's books will Zoom with us!
 

Event details:

  • Date: Saturday, October 24, 2020
  • Time: 11 AM
  • Registration is required via EVENTBRITE
  • Watch: via Zoom

If you elect to attend, we will email you on morning of the event with the link and password to attend this virtual event.

ABOUT THE AUTHORS

Jonathan Auxier is the New York Times bestselling and critically-acclaimed author of Peter Nimble and His Fantastic Eyes, The Night Gardener, and Sweep. He lives with his family in Pittsburgh. You can find him online at thescop.com.

Beth Ferry is the author of many books for young readers, including Caveboy CrushThe Scarecrow, and the New York Times bestselling Stick and Stone. She lives in New Jersey with her family. 

Kirsten Miller is a renowned author of middle-grade and YA fiction. She lives in Brooklyn with her family. Find out more at kirstenmillerbooks.com.



Monday, October 26, 2020 - 6:00pm to 6:45pm
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This group primarily reads contemporary romance, and features stories that put the focus on love, happy endings, and the spicy fun that often comes with them.



Tuesday, October 27, 2020 - 7:00pm to 7:45pm
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In partnership with the Southern Independent Bookseller Alliance, Copperfish Books is excited to present Reader, Meet Writer, a virtual event series featuring Southern authors hosted by national bestselling author Wiley Cash. Check out the rest of the tour on our website.

Next in the series is MILES MCKENNA in conversation with in conversation with Schitt’s Creek actress Emily Hampshire (“Stevie Budd"). They will be talking with us about Miles' new book Out!: How to Be Your Authentic Self (buy the book here).

Here are the details you need:

  • Date: Tuesday, October 27, 2020
  • Time: 7 PM
  • Registration is required via EVENTBRITE
  • Watch: via Zoom

If you elect to attend, we will email you on morning of the event with the link and password to attend this virtual event.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Miles McKenna is an actor and social media icon known for his comedic voice and LGBTQ+ advice and activism. He was recently awarded the Shorty Award for Best LGBTQ+ Account of 2017, headlined two nationwide tours that covered a total of 35 shows, and has creatively collaborated with companies like Google, HBO, ATT, and Lyft. Find out more on his YouTube channel, MilesChronicles, or on Instagram at @themilesmckenna.

ABOUT THE BOOK

The ultimate coming out survival guide by queer and trans activist—and social media superstar—Miles McKenna

Activist Miles McKenna came out on his YouTube channel in 2017, documenting his transition to help other teens navigate their identities and take charge of their own coming-out stories. From that wisdom comes Out!, the ultimate coming-out survival guide. Find validation, inspiration, and support for your questions big and small—whether you’re exploring your identity or seeking to understand the experience of an awesome queer person in your life.



Tuesday, November 10, 2020 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
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This group reads and discusses mainly fiction and historical fiction, with a few interesting and relevant non-fiction choices added throughout the year.

This meeting will be held virtually via Zoom. Let us know if you would like to participate so that we can send you the link and password.



Thursday, November 12, 2020 - 7:00pm to 7:45pm
Julia Fowler and book cover

In partnership with the Southern Independent Bookseller Alliance, Copperfish Books is excited to present Reader, Meet Writer, a virtual event series featuring Southern authors hosted by national bestselling author Wiley Cash. Check out the rest of the tour on our website.

Next in the series is JULIA FOWLER talking with us about her new book Embrace Your Southern, Sugar! : More Stories and Sayings to Accent Your Life (buy the book here).

Event details:

  • Date: Thursday, November 12, 2020
  • Time: 7 PM
  • Registration is required via EVENTBRITE
  • Watch: via Zoom

If you elect to attend, we will email you on morning of the event with the link to attend this virtual event.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Julia Fowler is the creator and actor of the Southern Women Channel, a popular YouTube channel that celebrates Southern sayings, humor, and stories. After her first video went viral, her work has been featured in major national media, from CMT to The Today Show. Julia was born and raised in Gaffney, South Carolina, and now resides in Venice Beach, California.

ABOUT THE BOOK

Ms. Julia Fowler is back, and this time she’s goin’ to talk her lipstick off about even more things Southern. If you’re not from the South, we hope to learn ya a thing or two that you can tote back into your own culture. If you are from the South, then you’re ’bout to be happier than a mule in a pickle patch: Julia’s laugh-out-loud essays cover the dadblame weather, your obsession with football, your Southern fried palate, comin’ and goin’, your health, and bein’ country, all complemented by a list of sayings you will only ever hear in the South. Julia says to embrace it all, as there is nothing purdier than authenticity: Embrace Your Southern, Sugar!



Monday, November 30, 2020 - 6:00pm to 6:45pm
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This group primarily reads contemporary romance, and features stories that put the focus on love, happy endings, and the spicy fun that often comes with them.



Thursday, December 10, 2020 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
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This group reads and discusses mainly fiction and historical fiction, with a few interesting and relevant non-fiction choices added throughout the year.

This meeting will be held virtually via Zoom. Let us know if you would like to participate so that we can send you the link and password.



Tuesday, January 12, 2021 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
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This group reads and discusses mainly fiction and historical fiction, with a few interesting and relevant non-fiction choices added throughout the year.

This meeting will be held virtually via Zoom. Let us know if you would like to participate so that we can send you the link and password.