2005 to 2017 Twelve years in the wonderful world of books
Third Place, 2013 and 2015, Shoreline Newspaper, Better Connecticut
Best Bookstore List

   We are now at the lovely Water's Edge Resort on New England Sound
1551 Boston Post Road, Westbrook, CT 06498

  Contact Hours 24/7 through the web or text
 860 391-9525 (call or text) for Book Orders or Inquiries

   Store Hours: 2 PM to 6 PM Monday thru Sunday

Plenty of Parking for your convenience


The Burgundy Books Spring Festival
at Water's Edge Resort and Spa
May 6, 2017

11:00 a.m. Welcome with Paul Neri


Burgundy Books welcomes author, Paul Neri to our spring festival.  He has
written a widely respected book on steel and nylon string guitars and
Ukuleles.  In addition to presenting his book, he will entertain guests
with a few selections from his repertoire. 

12:00 p.m. Buffet Luncheon by Water's Edge Resort

Green salad, rosemary chicken, pasta salad, roasted potatoes,
fruit salad, deserts and beverages

1:00 p.m. Luanne Rice
followed by book signing

Author, Luanne Rice


Burgundy Books is happy to host an event for author, Luanne Rice
during our spring festival on Saturday, May 6 2017.
She is a New York Times bestselling American author of 32 novels
that has been translated into 24 languages. She often writes about
nature and the sea, and many of her novels deal with love and family.
The featured book is The Secret Language of Sisters,
just out in paperback. Her new book in which pre-orders are being
taken for its release in June is The Beautiful Lost.
Contact Burgundy Books for festival ticket information.

2 PM M.J. Shea

We are pleased to host a special guest to our festival.  M.J. Shea
has written a heart warming story for Chicken Soup for the Soul and
the special bond with her mother. 

3 PM Janet Kathleen Ettele

Janet tells us that life is filled with chance meetings, and there are some that change
your life in the most unexpected ways.   In three books, the author goes on
to talk about How Patience Works, How Generosity
Works, and How the Root of Kindness Works.
  Come and experience the special wisdom that this author has
to share.  Books are hardcover and make beautiful gifts
of love for friends or family. 

4 PM Jim Butler
We are pleased to offer to our readers a very magnetic writer in James
Robert Butler.  His is a story of transformation, resilience, and resistance.  Spirit meets
prose, begets poetic transcendent passages in this memoir. 

Titles We Are Reading





Brain on Fire by Susannah Cahalan
Free Press, Hardcover, $25.00
Book Review
Contact Info: 860 391-9525


  BOOK SIGNING ON 1/12/13 - Water's Edge


What I Know to be True: Six Simple Words to Set You Free
by Lisa Jacoby and Caroline J.Temple
Balboa Press, Paperback, $14.99

Lisa Jacoby
Was An executive with Fortune 500 companies
 Lisa published Natural Awakenings
Holistic Health & Spiritual Awakenings

Caroline J. Temple
Originally from England, Caroline is a holistic psychotherapist
 Reiki and life coaching

Coming to Burgundy Books on January 12, 2012
Water's Edge, 12:30 PM - RSVP $10.00

The Katherine Hauswirth Book Signing 1/17/13


You Are Not Alone: Our Loved Ones Are Here - You're Just Not Listening

Have you ever felt as if you were not alone? Or that you were being
 touched even when there was no one around?

All I ask is that you open your ears, unlock all your senses,
 and allow your "peeps" to be a part of your life.”

Sydney Sherman at the Daily Grind Coffee Shop
Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 12:35


The Species Seekers: Heroes, Fools, and the Mad Pursuit of Life on Earth
by Richard Conniff,Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.Paperback, $17.95

Best American Science and Nature Writing, 2000, 2002, and 2006

2001 John Burroughs Award for Outstanding Nature Essay of the Year

2007 Guggenheim Fellowship, 2009 Loeb Award

2012 Alicia Patterson Journalism Fellow

The Lincoln Letter by William Martin, Forge Press, $25.99 HC
New York Times Bestselling Author

Both authors will be appearing at Burgundy Books on Saturday, February 9, 2013
Water's Edge Restaurant, 12:35 PM - RSVP $10.00



Jerks In Connecticut: Speaking Ill of the Dead, by Ray Bendici
Globe Pequot Press, $14.95 Pbk
The Path to Real and Lasting Inner Peace by Jane Milardo
Publisher, Synergy Counseling Center, $8.99 Paperback

Counsels for Substance Abuse and Recovery
Mood and Anxiety Problems - Bipolar Disorders
Relationship Problems

Both Authors will be appearing at Burgundy Books
 on Saturday, February 23rd at 12:30 PM
The Water's Edge, RSVP $10.00

Photo by Ben Mattison
When We Argued All Night by Alice Mattison, Author of the Book Borrowers
Harper Perennial Paper, $14.99

"Alice Mattison is a charmer.
 She's one of those uncommon writers who are genuinely tickled by
 the ids and egos they commit to paper,
and her characters bask--rather than squint--
in the sunshine of her affectionate scrutiny."
  --New York Times

Award-winning author of four story collections and five novels
including nothing is quite forgotten in Brooklyn.

She teaches Fiction in the Graduate Writing Program at Bennington College
in Vermont

oming to Burgundy Books on Saturday, March 23, 2012 at 12:30 PM
Water's Edge Restaurant - RSVP $10.00



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