Independent bookstore Bards Books has special events scheduled for June featuring the return of their Sonoran Bard Poetry Night and two book signings by local authors. Bards also has a special offer for the entire month of June, buy three books and get one free.

On Saturday, June 6, Ursula Borck, author of Through the Eyes of a Gringa, will be signing from 1:30 to 3pm. On Monday, June 15, Brandi Worley, author of Crumb Snatchers, will be signing from 6 to 8pm. The Sonoran Bard Poetry group will meet on Friday, June 19 and Friday, June 26 from 7 to 9pm. Every Sunday of the month, head to Bards Books for the Central Phoenix Acoustic Jam from 2 to 3:30pm.

Bards Books is located at 3508 N. 7th St.

For more information, call 602-274-7530 or visit