All Blog Posts

Welcome to the HPB blog archive. Here, you can find every post we've ever posted and really get lost — in a good way.

How to Enter the #SpringPicks Daily Giveaway

Review your favorite books for a chance to win a $100 HPB Gift Card from April 5-11!

Celebrate Read Across America Day

Each year we celebrate the joy of reading with kids on March 2. This year, our theme has evolved to feature more options for young readers from all walks of life.

Blowing Smoke: How to Appreciate a Dragon

Any book lover will tell you dragons are a very real and integral part of literature that have fascinated us for centuries and deserve our appreciation, which is why January 16 is Appreciate a Dragon Day.

Meet the Bibliomaniac: Justin Masi

Hey Meridian, we are moving in and we would like to introduce you to the HPB Meridian store manager, Justin Masi!

Join Virtual Meetings with Bookish Backgrounds from HPB!

Half Price Books has gathered a selection of stylish shelves and scenic storefronts to spice up your next conference call! Show your love for your favorite bookstore with these awesome backgrounds.

Introducing: New HPB Exclusive Woodshoppe Items!

The HPB Woodshoppe’s work goes far beyond the store bookshelves that hold your next read. Read on for a look at our new exclusive Woodshoppe items!

Celebrating Booksgiving Day at HPB

2020 marks the eighth year we’ve celebrated Booksgiving Day at HPB, but this year’s celebration is a little different. Read on to learn more!

Best of the Decade: 2000s

This year, our Half Price Books calendar once again features lists of books, movies and music. This month we dive into the decade that arguably changed the way we connect with one another: the 2000s.