New Artists & Writers at Rickert & Beagle Books

Thanks to the recent unexpected New York Comic Con trip, we hope to bring you a whole bunch of new books, comics and artists to spend your money on this...

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Dave Borland at Rickert & Beagle Books!

Today a local author with a national reach came to visit us! Dave Borland’s novel of Pittsburgh future: 2050 is a customer favorite. Now he’s...

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The World’s Slowest Moving Book Auction

If you’d like to keep up on the fast-paced twists and turns of the event today (and tonight…and tomorrow…) you can go HERE and see updates...

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24 Hour Read-A-Thon time!!

Every year (or so) we challenge Pittsburgh readers to join us for a 24-hour reading event to benefit non-profits geared toward bookish things. Past beneficiaries...

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Surprise Comicon Trip!

Chris is headed to NYC for a weekend of NY Comicon fun working with Peter, but that means we’ll have some shortened hours and no book trades in the...

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The Best Worst Books for October

There’s plenty of fantastically bad horror out there, but any 90’s teen can tell you that authors like Christopher Pike and RL Stein were absolutely...

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Marigold Heavenly Nostrils

Copies of Dana Simpson’s Phoebe and Her Unicorn are now available at Rickert & Beagle books, signed by both Dana and Peter (who wrote the introduction). We...

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Girls Night Out has a Chris Rickert cameo!

The fabulous Amy Chu writes a comic called Girls Night Out, and when artist Sean VonGorman collaborated on the latest issue he used Chris as one of the...

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All-Hallows Read starts today!

We’ve been proudly involved in this October-long event for three years now. If you’re unfamiliar with the basic idea, Neil Gaiman explains...

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Win Wonderful Horrible Things!

…and help us get rid of our horribly horrible event chairs! A frequent event attendee put this gigantic prize crate together and gave it to us to...

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