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Monthlong sale continues at Chop Suey

spring blossoms - adrianna gallo

Spring Blossoms (new work by Adrianna Gallo)

1963 by Lightfoot

Black Bean Friday at Chop Suey

Oh boy! It’s BLACK BEAN FRIDAY all day! Bring us a same-day receipt from our friends at Cafe Ole and get 20% off your Chop Suey purchase! With 1000s of used and new books to choose from. PLUS the premiere of the 2011 HOLIDAY BIZARRE MARKET in our upstairs gallery!

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Fulton Gas Works: An Industrial Relic at Chop Suey Books


Makeout Creek at Chop Suey

Noah Scalin tonight at Chop Suey

Noah Scalin tonight at Chop Suey: Wednesday, December 15th, 6 pm: Chop Suey favorite Noah Scalin will celebrate the publication of his latest book, 365: A Daily Creative Journal. This book will make a great gift, or serve as an inspiration for great handmade gifts.

Historic Photos of Richmond in the 50s, 60s, and 70s

This Saturday, December 4, 1-2PM: Authors Emily and John Salmon will visit Chop Suey Books to sign copies of their new book, Historic Photos of Richmond in the 50s, 60s, and 70s.

Bizarre Market Holiday Edition, Maureen Egan this weekend at Chop Suey

Two neat events at Chop Suey this week: Friday, November 26th, 10 am: The Bizarre Market Holiday Edition will open in our upstairs gallery! This unique gift market, curated by Bird Cox, will be open daily through December 24th. For more information, please contact Saturday, November 27th, 1 pm: Maureen Egan, author of the [...]

Mike White, Joanna Wilson tonight at Chop Suey

This week at Chop Suey: Thursday, November 18th, 4:30 pm: Joanna Wilson, author of The Christmas TV Companion: a Guide to Cult Classics, Strange Specials and Outrageous Oddities, will read from her book and discuss the collision of Christmas and Pop Culture. Sunday, November 21st, 6 pm: Chop Suey Books and The James River Film [...]

Finding Thalhimers, Makeout Creek at Chop Suey

Two good ones this week at Chop Suey: Wednesday, November 10th, 6 pm: Elizabeth Thalhimer Smartt will read from and sign copies of her new book, Finding Thalhimers. Friday, November 12th, 6-8 pm: Opening reception for Makeout Creek, an exhibition of art that has appeared in the literary journal Makeout Creek.

McPherson, Canfield, Cisewski at Chop Suey

Chop Suey Books says: “Join us after work on Friday (10/29 6PM) for a poetry reading featuring locals Chris McPherson and Liz Canfield and out of town guest, Paula Cisewski.”

Kate Duffy’s Three-Oh opens at Chop Suey

Chop Suey will be hosting an opening reception for Three-Oh, an exhibition of new drawings by Kate Duffy this Friday, October 15th, from 6-8PM.

Zines on Toast, poets Cheney and Morris at Chop Suey

This week at Chop Suey: Friday, September 24th, 6-8 pm: Zines on Toast, an event featuring readings by authors of zines, will take place in our upstairs gallery. Saturday, September 25th, 3 pm: Poets Colin Cheney and Darren Morris will read in our upstairs gallery.

Chiles, Browning, and Mancus at Chop Suey

Silver Persinger has posted video of poetry reading with Adam Chiles, Sommer Browning, and Tony Mancus held at Chop Suey Books this past Friday.

Author of The Meat Lover’s Meatless Cookbook at Chop Suey

Found this via RVAfoodie’s twitter: For meat+taters vegetarians: RT @IpanemaVeg: Mark your calendars. Chop Suey Books. Sept.18th. Guest food writer! Kim O’Donnell is author of the “The Meat Lover’s Meatless Cookbook” which hits bookstores September 14th. Here’s the author speaking about her new book: