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KIDS + BOOKS ADDS UP TO A PERFECT SUMMER

Check out our annual Summer Reading list for children of all ages, available as a handout in the store and now posted on our website - just click on the Summer Reading For Kids tab at the top of this Home page.


UNIQUE HAND CRAFTED SOUTH AFRICAN POTTERY

We've just received a terrific shipment of pottery from Potterseed in Capetown, South Africa.  The designs are crafted by artisans who use the textile tradition of Africa as their inspiration. The colors and shapes are stunning, each one is unique and hand painted. We have large platters and bowls that are worthy of passing down to the next generation as well as smaller decorative pieces.  We won't be getting another shipment before the holiday, so for best selection come by soon!

    


SUMMER ESCAPES - NEW TITLES TO RELAX WITH

Summer time and the reading is easy — here are some new books arriving in July to whet bookish appetites of all kinds. As always, click on any book for descriptions and/or to order.

PAPERBACK FICTION

          

PAPERBACK MYSTERY/SUSPENSE

       

NEW NONFICTION HARDCOVERS

             

NEW FICTION HARDCOVERS

            

NEW CHILDRENS BOOKS

            



WHERE'S WALDO? HE'S HIDING IN THE ELMWOOD!

It's our annual Find Waldo in the Elmwood event, and we invite kids of all ages to participate. Here's how it works: first come to Mrs. Dalloway's and pick up your Waldo Passport; it lists all of the merchants that have hidden a small cardboard cutout of Waldo in their store or restaurant. Your job? Find Waldo in as many places as you can and, when you do, get your passport stamped by the business. When you've accumularted at least 20 stamps, return the passport to Mrs. Dalloway's to claim your "I found Waldo" and a $1 Off coupon PLUS be entered in a drawing for a deluxe set of Waldo books and other prizes donated by local merchants. Then mark your calendars for Saturday, August 4 at 4pm when we'll be having our big Waldo Prize Drawing party here at the store


LITTLE LIBRARY

It's Easier Than Ever to Give Children in Your Life the Gift of Books! 

Start a library for the young reader in your life with Mrs. Dalloway's Little Library subscription service! 

We've made it easier than ever to sign up and tell us about your young reader's interests, allowing our expert staff to choose books that will engage and delight. If you look on the left-hand column of this page, you'll see a Little Library link — simply click on the image (or the one below) to be taken to our Subscription page.

The response to the program thus far has been most gratifying, and we appreciate getting notes like this from a mother with a 9-year-old boy who loves fantasy: "Thank you for all of your effort on this. It has been a wonderful experience for him."


WEEKLY STORY TIME - Thursdays at 10:30am

We read a mix of classics and new favorites for ages 2-5, but everyone is welcome.


LISTEN UP!
Powered by our audiobook partner Libro.fm, Mrs. Dalloway's now offers audiobooks. Sign up, and your first is free!

                                                                                                                                                                              

 

Next Event

Reading from their recent respective volumes Yeah No and Oil Spell, and introduced by Lyn Hejinian.

To reserve your seat, purchase a copy of either book by speaking to a bookseller or ordering from our website.

Wednesday, July 18, 2018 - 7:00pm
Oil Spell Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781632430557
Availability: Most titles are on our shelves or avaialble within 1-5 days.
Published: Omnidawn - February 1st, 2018

Jane Gregory's mystifying second collection begins with a "Knock knock," inviting the reader into a realm where "Everything is a pattern / of yesses and no." Within these pages we find Gregory constructing a multivalent world—ripe with struggle, prophecy, and, by the end, a resemblance of ho

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