Gift Certificates are available for any amount, never expire and are
good on all books & merchandise in our store. All Gift Certificates are
written by hand. Gift Certificates of $25 or higher value come in a
beautiful sleeve of handmade paper embedded with wildflower seeds, which
can be planted in a sunny spot.
Established in 1991, our store has an ever-changing collection
of used, rare & out-of-print books on two floors. You can find
everything from paperback Mysteries to SIGNED First Editions,
Leather bound books, Scholarly Non-Fiction, Cookbooks,
Children's Books & much more. We're located in downtown Lincoln
- just a few blocks from the University of Nebraska
- Come explore our labyrinth of books! Our staff is friendly,
knowledgeable and can help you find books you'll love. Eddy &
Charlie, our feline staff
members, are likely to be lounging on the rugs or
sleeping in the windows.
Current news: 9/18/19: This is an exciting couple of
weeks in Downtown Lincoln ~ and for our shop! Lincoln Calling
(Music Festival) and Lincoln Arts Festival are both this
weekend. Lincoln Calling's market will start on Friday evening -
and the Arts Festival will be Saturday, 10am-6pm, and Sunday,
1pm-5pm. Downtown Parking Garages will all be open. Art, Music,
Books...all the good things are downtown this weekend.
New books include Wicca, History, Cooking, Mysteries, Graphic
Novels, Children's Books & the usual interesting miscellany. We
will be working hard on new inventory this week in anticipation
of Banned Books Week, Tues 9/4 - Sat 9/28. We'll have displays
of Banned Books ~ and every customer will get a FREE button!
Each week, we post a photo of our New Arrivals
section. To view the most recent photos, click
post New Arrivals photos to our Facebook page, where
customers call "dibs" on books they would like us to hold
for them by commenting on the photos. To be one of the early
birds, be sure to like us
If you do
not have a Facebook page, you can call "dibs" on books via
email. If you see something you like, email us at
- Sat 9/28
Banned Books Week!
Displays of Banned Books, a FREE button for every customer!
Nat'l Comic Book Day
Sale Table of Graphic
Novels, a free Drawing for prizes ~ and...
Wed 9/25, 5:30pm - 7pm
Book(let) Signing: Izzy Sheesley, author/artist of
Izzy is a Lincoln High senior who spent time
last summer at The Art Institute of Chicago. Boundless
Land is a short comic, appropriate for all ages. Copies
are bound with a cover & sell for $5 each.
you have a library and a garden,
you have everything you need." ~ Cicero
We are happy to send
Gift Certificates directly to all the people on your list. To order,
please call (402) 475-8663,
or visit our Gifts for Book Lovers page.