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Avid Bookshop

Avid Bookshop is a community-focused independent seller of mostly new and some used books. Stop by for a new read plus special programming including book clubs, author readings, poetry nights, book signings, and more! Located on Prince Avenue, between The Daily Co-op and the historic Fire Hall No. 2.

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Tuesday - Saturday: 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Sunday: 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Monday: closed 

Meet Middle Grade Author Lou Anders

    From: September 23, 2014 - September 23, 2014
Avid Bookshop presents middle grade author Lou Anders in celebration of his first book Frostborn. This event will be on Tuesday, September 23, 2014, ... View Details

Avid Poetry Series

    From: September 27, 2014 - September 27, 2014
The next installment of the Avid Poetry Series will take place on September 27, 2014, from 6:30pm to 7:30pm at Avid Bookshop featuring Jenny Sadre-Or... View Details