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Avid Bookshop on Prince

  • 493 Prince Ave.|
  • Athens GA 30601
  • (706) 352-2060
  • Region: Prince Ave-Normaltown

Avid Bookshop on Prince Avenue 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.

2017 - Named one of the top 5 bookshops in the U.S. by Publisher's Weekly

2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 Flagpole Favorites Winner: Local Business

2015 Flagpole Favorites Runner-Up: Favorite Place to Buy a Gift for Him

2015 and 2016 Flagpole Favorites Runner-Up: Uniquely Athens Business

2014 Flagpole Favorites Runner-Up: Favorite Store to Buy a Gift for Her

2013, 2014, 2016 Flagpole Favorites Runner-Up: Favorite Store to Buy a Gift for Him

Hours:

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

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

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    Author Maryn McKenna: BIG CHICKEN

    • Location: Avid Bookshop
    • 9/20/17
    • Avid Bookshop presents author Maryn McKenna for her latest book, BIG CHICKEN:…
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    Author and Journalist Celeste Headlee: WE NEED TO TALK

    • Location: Avid Bookshop
    • 9/21/17
    • Avid Bookshop is proud to present author and award-winning journalist Celeste…
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    Author Walter Biggins: Bob Mould's Workbook

    • Location: Avid Bookshop on Prince
    • 9/22/17
    • Avid Bookshop presents author Walter Biggins for his book BOB MOULD'S WORKBOOK…
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    Avid Bookshop and Phi Kappa Present: A Banned Books Reading

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    Super Special Release Party for Author Caleb Zane Huett: TOP ELF

    • Location: Avid Bookshop
    • 9/26/17
    • These elves are off the shelves! Ollie and Celia think they know what the life…
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    Alex Lemon & Sabrina Orah Mark for Feverland: A Memoir in Shards

    • Location: Avid Bookshop
    • 9/27/17
    • Avid Bookshop presents author Alex Lemon in conversation with Sabrina Orah…
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    Literary Trivia Night at the Rook & Pawn

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    Author Kristen Iskandrian: Motherest

    • Location: Avid Bookshop
    • 9/29/17
    • Avid Bookshop presents author Kristen Iskandrian for her novel MOTHEREST on…
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