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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
anovelideabookstore@yahoo.com

 

What's New: Events & Festivals

The (Occasional) Sunday Show & Share Book Club
Sunday, February 25th @ 1pm

*Bring a TRAVEL CUP & a BOOK (what you're currently reading or something you especially like).
*Come to the bookstore at 1pm
*We'll have coffee or juice for your travel cups

We'll stand in a circle - ok, more of a misshapen oval, given our space.
We'll each show our book and have a few SECONDS to talk about it. This is NOT the time to go on a grand soliloquy about your book. No. Do not.
After everybody has a turn, we'll break out of the formal part. People can talk to each other about their books, look around together at other books, shop for more books if you want.
ALL are welcome - from tiny tots to venerable elders!

 
Calendar
February
Sun 2/25 @ 1pm
The (Occasional) Sunday Show & Share Book Club
Bring a TRAVEL CUP & a BOOK. We'll have coffee & oj for your cup!

Format: we'll all stand in a (sort of) circle and each have a few SECONDS to show our book. This is NOT the time to go on a soliloquy about your book. No. Do Not.

After everyone has a turn, we'll break from the circle part. You can talk to others about their books, look around at books or shop for more books, if you want. I'll kick everybody out at 2:30pm.

ALL are welcome - from tiny tots to venerable elders!

 
 


March
Fri 3/2, 10am-
8pm
First Friday Gallery Walk
Stage RIGHT: Benefit for LHS Theatre
10% of All Day's Sales will go to support Theater Education! Join us from 5:30pm-8pm and you'll be entertained by a troupe of costumed actors!

April
Fri 4/6, 10am-7:30pm
First Friday Gallery Walk

TBA Wed-Sat, 10am-6pm
Sidewalk Sale!
Wed-Fri: Books priced as marked
Sat: "Dollar Day" - everything left is
$1 each

 

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.