Stories about Books and Bookstores

By Roebling Point Books & Coffee

By Roebling Point Books & Coffee

The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek

Kim Michele Richardson

$15.99 $14.71

Inspired by the true blue-skinned people of Kentucky and the brave and dedicated Kentucky Pack Horse library service of the 1930s, The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek is a story of raw courage, fierce strength, and one woman's belief that books can carry us anywhere--even back home.

How to Find Love in a Bookshop

Veronica Henry

$16.00 $14.72

Spoiler "alert": this book will have a happy ending. Actually, six happy endings, if I've counted correctly!

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

$16.95 $15.59

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

$18.00 $16.56

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.