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Special Event

Book of the Month: Radiant Child by Javaka Steptoe

Each month, we'll introduce you to an important book and offer it at 15% off!

Javaka Steptoe has won the 2017 Caldecott Medal for Radiant Child: The Story of Young Artist Jean-Michel Basquiat (Little, Brown). The picture book, which he wrote and illustrated, is a vibrant biography of street artist Basquiat. The book also is the winner of the 2017 Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award. 

Radiant Child: The Story of Young Artist Jean-Michel Basquiat Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316213882
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 25th, 2016

Independent Bookstore Day!

Join us for Independent Bookstore Day. Special merchandise, treats, register for prizes! We are doing drawings on the hour from 10:00am - 7:00pm and also offering 20% off clothing.

For the second consecutive year, independent bookstores in the Twin Cities are teaming up to create a Twin Cities Independent Bookstore Passport in conjunction with Independent Bookstore Day on April 29, 2017. 

How to participate:

Club Book with Lily King

Award-winning novelist Lily King is the author of Euphoria, one of 2014’s best reviewed books.

Euphoria Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780802123701
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Grove Press - April 14th, 2015

Father of the Rain Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780802145345
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Grove Press - May 10th, 2011

The Pleasing Hour Cover Image
$14.00
ISBN: 9780802143747
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Grove Press - March 1st, 2010

The English Teacher Cover Image
$13.00
ISBN: 9780802142665
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Grove Press - June 7th, 2006

Club Book with Chris Pavone

Chris Pavone burst onto the mystery thriller scene in 2012 with The Expats, a chart-topping spy novel centered around an unassuming American housewife who stumbles upon evidence of a major conspiracy – while safeguarding a secret of her own. His debut earned Pavone both Edgar and Anthony awards. The international bestseller is currently in print in over twenty languages, and being adapted for a major motion picture produced by Kevin Spacey.

The Travelers Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780385348508
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Broadway Books - January 10th, 2017

The Accident Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780385348478
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Broadway Books - January 6th, 2015

The Expats Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780770435721
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Broadway Books - January 22nd, 2013

Harry Potter Day

We hereby declare Sunday, July 31, 2016, Harry Potter Day at Valley Bookseller, in honor of the much anticipated release of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child!

The store will open an hour early (8:00 am) so you can pick up your preorders! Even if you didn't preorder, you can get a copy for 20% off while supplies last. Don't miss out: call ahead and reserve your copy (or use our website to place your order) if you want to be sure to get your hands on one on the official release day.

We will also have treats, trivia, drawings and giveaways!

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child - Parts One & Two: The Official Script Book of the Original West End Production Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781338099133
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Arthur A. Levine Books - July 31st, 2016

Independent Bookstore Day

Join the Party - It's Independent Bookstore Day!

Stop by April 30th and help us celebrate Independent Bookstore day with refreshments, gift card drawings and special merchandise created specifically for the day and only available at your local indie (see descriptions below), 

Raymie Nightingale
Exclusive numbered signed IBD Edition [$16.99]

Launch Party for Girl Last Seen by Heather Anastasiu & Anne Greenwood Brown

From the author:

Girl Last Seen Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780807581407
Availability: Special Order
Published: Albert Whitman & Company - March 1st, 2016

Girl Last Seen Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780807581414
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Albert Whitman & Company - March 1st, 2016

Go Set a Watchman Discussion

Have you read Harper Lee's Go Set a Watchman and are dying to discuss?  Valley Bookseller and St. Peter's United Church of Christ are partnering to facilitate a discussion of this hotly debated book.  Join us to voice your thoughts and hear what others think as well.

We will meet in the Margaret Rivers Room of the Stillwater Public Library.

Go Set a Watchman Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062409850
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Harper - July 14th, 2015

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