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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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    Eleanor Davis: WHY ART?

    • Location: Avid Bookshop on Prince
    • Host: Avid Bookshop
    • 2/25/18
    • Avid Bookshop presents local author and artist Eleanor Davis for her book Why…
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    Jon Jefferson: Wave of Terror

    • Location: Avid Bookshop on Prince
    • 3/2/18
    • Avid Bookshop presents author Jon Jefferson for his latest book, Wave of Terror.…
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    Author Pénélope Bagieu with Tatiana Veneruso: BRAZEN

    • Location: 40 Watt Club
    • 3/12/18
    • Avid Bookshop and Girls Rock Athens present author Pénélope Bagieu for her book…
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    YA Author Elizabeth Acevedo: THE POET X

    • Location: Avid Bookshop on Prince
    • 3/13/18
    • Avid Bookshop presents YA author and poet Elizabeth Acevedo for her debut novel…
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    Author Benjamin Zawacki: Thailand: Shifting Ground

    • Location: Avid Bookshop on Prince
    • 3/20/18
    • Avid Bookshop presents author Benjamin Zawacki for his book THAILAND: SHIFTING…
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