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Avid Bookshop

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

2015 Flagpole Winner: Local Business

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

2015 Flagpole Runner-Up: Uniquely Athens Business

2014 Flagpole Winner: Local Business

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

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

2013 Flagpole Winner: Local Business

2013 Flagpole 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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    Local Author Book Party: Jon Jefferson for Without Mercy: A Body Farm Novel

    • Location: Avid Bookshop
    • 9/30/16
    • Avid Bookshop presents local author Jon Jefferson in celebration of his latest…
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    Avid Poetry Series: Masande Ntshanga with Gabrielle Hovendon

    • Location: Ciné
    • 10/4/16
    • Avid Bookshop presents novelist Masande Ntshanga with Gabrielle Hovendon,…
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    Meet Author Emma Donoghue: THE WONDER

    • Location: Avid Bookshop
    • 10/5/16
    • Avid Bookshop presents a very special visit with author Emma Donoghue in…
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    Author Jim Grimsley: How I Shed My Skin

    • Location: Avid Bookshop
    • 10/6/16
    • Boom Athens and Avid Bookshop present author Jim Grimsley in celebration of his…
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    Paperback Launch: Joshilyn Jackson's THE OPPOSITE OF EVERYONE

    • Location: Athens-Clarke County Library
    • 10/11/16
    • Avid Bookshop and the Athens-Clarke County Library present author Joshilyn…
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    An FDR Afternoon: Scholars Kaye Lanning Minchew and Kathryn Smith

    • Location: Athens-Clarke County Library & Heritage Room
    • 10/16/16
    • Avid Bookshop and the Athens-Clarke County Library present authors Kaye Lanning…
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    Author Christopher Pizzino: Arresting Development

    • Location: Avid Bookshop
    • 10/28/16
    • Avid Bookshop is thrilled to host author and University of Georgia professor…
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