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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, local author readings, poetry nights, national author book signings, and more! Located on Prince Avenue, between The Daily Co-op and the historic Fire Hall No. 2.

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Hours:

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

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

Multi-Author Event: Michael K. Brown, Lynda Fitzgerald, and Kerry Denney

    From: May 23, 2015 - May 23, 2015
Join friends and come to Avid Bookshop on Saturday, May 23, 2015, from 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. and meet three authors: Michael K. Brown, Lynda Fitzgera... View Details

Meet David Levithan for HOLD ME CLOSER: The Tiny Cooper Story

    From: May 24, 2015 - May 24, 2015
Avid Bookshop presents their friend David Levithan for the launch of his book HOLD ME CLOSER, THE TINY COOPER STORY, companion to the NYT bestselling... View Details

Local Author Rebecca Lang Cookbook Launch: FRIED CHICKEN: Recipes for the Crispy, Crunchy, Comfort

    From: May 29, 2015 - May 29, 2015
Avid Bookshop presents their friend and local cookbook author Rebecca Lang for the launch of her newest cookbook FRIED CHICKEN: Recipes for the Crisp... View Details

YA Debut Author Tour: Becky Albertalli, Jasmine Warga, and Aisha Saeed

    From: June 05, 2015 - June 05, 2015
Avid Bookshop presents a YA author visit featuring Becky Albertalli, Jasmine Warga, and Aisha Saeed on Friday, June 5, 2015, from 6:30pm - 7:30pm. Th... View Details