FORT COLLINS READS is proud to present the 2020 author ALICE HOFFMAN
in conversation with NPR’s Maureen Corrigan.
Join us on Sunday, November 1, 2020, at 2:00 p.m. for a virtual conversation between our 2020 author Alice Hoffman and NPR “Fresh Air” correspondent and book critic Maureen Corrigan. We are excited to partner with KUNC Public Radio to bring you this year's event! Tickets are available now on Eventbrite! Our 2020 book selection is Alice Hoffman’s 28th novel The World That We Knew. This historical fiction is centered on France and Germany in the 1940’s and follows three unforgettable young women who must act with courage and love to survive. The first 150 copies purchased on our website are 20% off and come with a signed book plate!
Whether you want to browse, pick up an order on the go, or have your next read delivered or shipped, we have you covered!
- We are open for browsing from 10am to 2pm
- We are currently imposing strict hygiene and social distancing guidelines.
- ONLY FIVE (5) CUSTOMERS are allowed in the store at a time.
- Masks are required and you will be asked to sanitize your hands before entering.
- Sanitizer is placed throughout the store for customer use and frequently touched surfaces are cleaned regularly.
- Browsing time is limited to approximately 20-30 minutes.
- We are NOT accepting cash at this time.
- We are NOT accepting used books for trade right now.
- Curbside pick-up is available from 10am to 2pm
- Home Delivery is available for most of Fort Collins
- Deliveries are made on Wednesday and Saturday between 5pm and 9pm. Orders must be pre-paid either through the website or over the phone. Deliveries are limited to the city of Fort Collins within these boundaries: Trilby to the south, I-25 to the east, Overland/Red Fox to the west (exceptions made for Ponds, Westgate, & Burns Ranch developments), and Richard’s Lake/Willox to the north. We are also unable to deliver to buildings on CSU campus proper, including residence halls. We apologize for the inconvenience. See the map below for our delivery area. (A note to our customers who live in apartments: If you live in a secure building with interior access to individual apartment units you will be asked to meet our driver at the exterior door of the building. Our driver will text you (or call) when they arrive. If you are not home, cannot accept delivery at that time, or cannot be reached your delivery will be left inside the exterior door at a common area if your building has one or will be returned to the store to try again the next delivery day. We appreciate your understanding and assistance in keeping contact points as low as possible for our driver and the store in general.)
- For additional information on Home Deliveries please check out this FAQ.
- Shipping is available through USPS
- You can shop local, support the postal service, and get your books delivered right to your door anywhere in the US.
- For a full list of our current practices, rules, and regulations, we encourage you to check out this blog post. Thank you so much!
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On 7/16/2020 Governor Jared Polis issued a statewide mask order, directing Coloradans to wear a face covering while indoors. Old Firehouse Books employees and customers are expected to follow this order.