Located in the heart of downtown Edmonds, Washington, we are full of books you really want to read! A great selection of books for people with all
kinds of different interests, including the latest in fiction, mystery, biography, and general nonfiction. We also have a great selection of kids' books from picture books to young adult and everything in between.
We are celebrating
Europa Editions, publishers of Elena
Ferrante and Jane Gardam, by
offering a free tote bag with every 2 Europa
titles you purchase. While supplies last!
Obama: An Intimate Portrait by
Pete Souza is back in stock!
Give us a call, 425.775.2789, or
send us an email and we will be happy to hold one for you.
Award-winning actress, producer, and book lover,
Reese Witherspoon's new book club
selection is Erotic Stories for Punjabi
Widows by Balli Kaur Jaswal. More
information, and more of her selections at her
book club web site.
Saturday all day! April 28, 2018. We are already starting to
get excited about Independent Bookstore Day 2018!
Celeste Ng, author of the bestselling
novel Little Fires Everywhere, is thrilled to be
the 2018 Ambassador for Independent Bookstore Day. Join the fun
on April 28th, and find out more info here:
Book awards, and award finalists, announced:
February 12, 2018.
American Library Association announces 2018 youth media award
John Newbery Medal for most outstanding
contribution to children's literature:Hello, Universe written by
Erin Entrada Kelly.
Randolph Caldecott Medal for the most
distinguished American picture book for children: Wolf
in the Snow, illustrated and written by
January 22, 2018.
Finalsits for the National Book Critic Circle Awards for
publishing year 2017 have been
winners will be announced March 15, 2018.
January 19, 2018. 2018. Mystery Writers of America
is proud to announce the Nominees for the 2018 Edgar Allan Poe
Awards, honoring the best in mystery fiction, non-fiction
and television published or produced in 2017.
The Edgar® Awards will be presented April 26, 2018.
More information and lists and links to the official award
websites, all on our
January 9, 2018.
PNBA is pleased to announce the winners of the 2018 Pacific
Northwest Book Awards.
American War: A Novel by
Omar El Akkad
The Book of Mistakes by
Dead Feminists: Historic Heroines in
Living Color by Chandler O'Leary and
Idaho: A Novel by
Tides: The Science and Spirit of the
Ocean by Jonathan White
You Don't Have to Say You Love Me: A
Memoir by Sherman Alexie
From one of our favorite humans, Barack
Obama, his list of
"The best books I read in 2017:"
The Power by
Grant by Ron
Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the
American City by Matthew Desmond
Janesville: An American Story
by Amy Goldstein
Exit West by
Five-Carat Soul by
Anything Is Possible by
Dying: A Memoir by
A Gentleman in Moscow by
Sing, Unburied, Sing by
*Bonus for hoops fans:
Coach Wooden and Me by
Basketball (and Other Things)
by Shea Serrano
Link to his facebook post listing his favorite books, and his favorite songs from 2017. [apparently we are
all pre-approved "friends" -- gotta love that!]
A great resource to add to your list:
interactive guide to The Seattle Times' best books
recommendations from the past few years.
Here. Such a great list, and really fun to explore. You can
choose a category, whatever you may feel like reading right now,
and get fantastic recommendations.
Add these interesting places to your list of
resources for great book recommendations:
Book reviews, author interviews, and links to NPR book reviews &
Seattle Review of Books:
an online book-review outlet for Seattle readers. Launched in July
2015, it has been featuring a lively mix of book
reviews, book news and commentary on the local and national
1 & 21, 2018.Hero of the Empire: The Boer
War, a Daring Escape, and the Making of Winston Churchill by
Bestselling author Candice Millard spins an epic
story of bravery, savagery, and chance encounters with a cast of
historical characters—including Rudyard Kipling, Lord Kitchener, and
Mohandas Gandhi—with whom Churchill would later share the world stage.
But this is more than an extraordinary adventure story, for the lessons
Churchill took from the Boer War would profoundly affect twentieth
Books have been chosen for the first part of 2018.
the Bookclub page for
the list of great titles.
Attention Sue Coccia
We are so happy to
carry the complete line of Sue Coccia cards and coloring books, as well as some
really fun gift items:
journals, trivets, eye-glass cleaning cloths, magnets,
mugs, toolboxes, key chains, animal spirit flags all featuring her unique and beautiful art.
New fantastic fun stuff, just ahead of shopping season!
special items have limited styles and quantities, so choose
Blankets, puzzles, and mugs with Edmonds
are soft, cozy 100% cotton throws ~ 69" x 52" Made with
the highest quality, and environmentally conscious, 60%
and prices vary, starting around $90. These wooden
jigsaw puzzles are manufactured by Liberty Puzzles and
feature dozens of hand-drawn
“whimsy” pieces intricately cut into the shapes of
characters, animals, and geometric designs. The whimsy
pieces are carefully designed and crafted to match the theme
of each puzzle image. Made
Animal Spirit Flags Big House Flag: 28" x 40" Smaller Garden Flag: 12 1/2"x
We are thrilled to announce a brand new
partnership with Libro FM, the
first audiobook company which directly supports independent
Your first audiobook is only $0.99
70,000+ audiobooks available
Listen on any of your devices (phone, tablet, PC) with
the free app
All Libro.fm audiobooks are DRM-free (share among all
your devices and yours to keep forever)
Each audiobook purchase/membership supports Edmonds
The Edmonds Bookshop is partners with Kobo
If you already have an eReader
[iPad, iPhone, android, blackberry, Nook, Sony], or like to have eBooks, or magazines, on your laptop or desktop computer, you can buy eBooks through
the Kobo web site, and support The Edmonds Bookshop!
A treat [and maybe a prize] for our book-loving friends.The publication booksellers turn to for news on the book industry is now publishing a version for book lovers!
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