Stories about Books and Bookstores

By Roebling Point Books & Coffee

By Roebling Point Books & Coffee

Can't get enough of books and bookstores? Here ya go!

The Bookshop of Yesterdays

Amy Meyerson

$16.99 $15.63

The slow-motion uncovering of a family secret begins when a young woman inherits a bookshop from her estranged Uncle.

The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry

Gabrielle Zevin

$15.95 $14.67

Meet a curmudgeonly bookshop owner and two women who turn his life upside-down.

The Shadow of the Wind

Carlos Ruiz Zafon

$18.00 $16.56

A Gothic literary tale with a wonderfully gloomy atmosphere.

The Thirteenth Tale

Diane Setterfield

$17.00 $15.64

My book club had a ball shrieking over the creepy and shocking events in this Gothic novel--and then enjoyed it for a second time ten years later.


Ross King


Renaissance-era adventure/thriller revolving around manuscripts, rare books, and an eccentric Grand Dame with secrets. As intriguing as The Name of the Rose, but more accessible and mobile.

The Sixteen Pleasures

Robert Hellenga


An erotic book, which has survived centuries by being concealed inside the binding of another, is discovered in an Italian nunnery's library and restored by a young American woman whose life begins to intersect with its art.