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Booksellers since 1952


Mission  

 

Our goal is to provide customers with a variety of choices and to promote reading and education in our communities and surrounding areas. We offer a wide variety of books, magazines, toys, games, and gifts for the entire family. Our emphasis is on customer service and friendly advice. Our family owned business started its humble beginnings in Jefferson City over fifty years ago. We thank you for your continued support and we welcome you into our bookstore family.

  

 

 

 

Top Five Reads 

New York Times Bestsellers

  

HARDCOVER FICTION      


1.14TH DEADLY SIN, by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro
2.THE GIRL ON THE TRAIN, by Paula Hawkins
3.ALL THE LIGHT WE CANNOT SEE, by Anthony Doerr
4.MEMORY MAN, by David Baldacci
5.GATHERING PREY, by John Sandford

 

 

HARDCOVER NONFICTION

1.THE WRIGHT BROTHERS, by David McCullough
2.CLINTON CASH, by Peter Schweizer
3.THE ROAD TO CHARACTER, by David Brooks
4.AND THE GOOD NEWS IS . . ., by Dana Perino
5.IT'S A LONG STORY, by Willie Nelson with David Ritz

 

 

PAPERBACK TRADE FICTION

1.THE GOLDFINCH, by Donna Tartt
2.LEAVING TIME, by Jodi Picoult
3.THE INVENTION OF WINGS, by Sue Monk Kidd
4.ORPHAN TRAIN, by Christina Baker Kline
5.THE HUSBAND'S SECRET, by Liane Moriarty

 

 

PAPERBACK MASS MARKET FICTION


1.PERSONAL, by Lee Child
2.CAT'S LAIR, by Christine Feehan
3.WHISKEY BEACH, by Nora Roberts
4.REMAINS OF INNOCENCE, by J. A. Jance
5.THE LONGEST RIDE, by Nicholas Sparks

 

 

ADVICE HOW TO  & MISCELLANEOUS


1.THE LIFE-CHANGING MAGIC OF TIDYING UP, by Marie Kondo
2.THE WHOLE30, by Melissa Hartwig and Dallas Hartwig
3.THE FIVE LOVE LANGUAGES, by Gary Chapman
4.BRAIN MAKER, by David Perlmutter with Kristin Loberg
5.GODDESSES NEVER AGE, by Christiane Northrup

 

 

YOUNG ADULT

1.PAPER TOWNS, by John Green
2.A COURT OF THORNS AND ROSES, by Sarah J. Maas
3.SAINT ANYTHING, by Sarah Dessen
4.LOOKING FOR ALASKA, by John Green
5.THE FAULT IN OUR STARS, by John Green

 

CHILDREN’S SERIES


1.THE SELECTION, by Kiera Cass
2.THE MAZE RUNNER, by James Dashner
3.DIVERGENT, by Veronica Roth
4.DIARY OF A WIMPY KID, written and illustrated by Jeff Kinney
5.PERCY JACKSON & THE OLYMPIANS, by Rick Riordan

 

 

 

 

 

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