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A Novel Idea Bookstore
Building & Buying Book Collections since 1991
Open Tuesday-Saturday 10 am-6 pm . Off hours-open by chance! 
118 North 14th Street, Lincoln, NE 68508 . (402) 475-8663


What's New: Events & Festivals

First Friday Book Jewelry Show & Sale!
Friday, August 3rd
5:30pm - 7:30pm

Join us during your First Friday Gallery Walk.
We'll be showcasing the work of local artist, Amanda Sweet.

She'll have bookish earrings and pendants for sale - most pieces priced around $15.

She'll also be taking special orders that evening - so think of the book you love most:

The Hobbit, To Kill A Mockingbird, Gone with the Wind, Harry Potter... the possibilities are endless!
Fri 8/3, First Friday Gallery Walk
Sweetwater Jewelry Show
5:30pm - 7:30pm

Tues 8/21 - Sat 8/25, Go Big Read!
First Week of UNL classes

Sat 8/25
Nebraska Book Festival
9am - 5pm
@ University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Fri 9/7, Benefit for Lincoln's Little Free Libraries
5pm - 8pm
Lincoln's LFL stewards will be here, with snacks, stickers & bookmarks that list the locations of LFL's throughout the city.
All Day, we'll be offering 30% off on any books you'd like to buy to contribute to the LFL bin - and we'll also have a donation jar, if you want to help but don't know what to buy.

Tues 9/24 - Sat 9/29
Banned Books Week!
Celebrate fREADom!

Sat 9/29, 1pm-9pm
KZUM Arts & Culture Festival
@ Antelope Park


Our 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.

"If 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, email us or visit our Gifts for Book Lovers page.