Welcome to the Edmonds Bookshop Web site.
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.
More book awards for the new year!
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:
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 anounced 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
- Indie Spirit Honor:
Brian Doyle, 1956 - 2017
More information on our
And all of the information about the
Northwest Book Awards here.
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:
1 & 21, 2018. Flight Behavior: A Novel
by Barbara Kingsolver.
A brilliant and suspenseful novel set in
present day Appalachia; a breathtaking parable of catastrophe
and denial that explores how the complexities we inevitably
encounter in life lead us to believe in our particular chosen
for more information.
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:
mugs, toolboxes, key chains, animal spirit flags
all featuring her unique and beautiful art.
journals, trivets, eye-glass cleaning cloths, magnets,
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"
the highest quality, and environmentally conscious, 60%
and prices vary, starting around $90.
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,
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
All the information on our new
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!
More information here.
News page and the great lists from Indie Next, the current ones:
Indie Next for Reading Groups; and a
new list for kids for all kinds of great book ideas.
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!
Shelf Awareness: Enlightenment for Readers is a FREE emailed newsletter with reviews on the 25 best books published each week along with author interviews, book excerpts, giveaways and more. Right now they’re running a contest for new subscribers. Check out the big "button" on the left to sign up for the publication and to be entered for a chance to win a great new book!
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