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15 East Anapamu Street, Santa Barbara, CA   93101      805-962-3321
Monday – Saturday 10 AM – 6 PM Sundays 11 AM – 5 PM

Noteworthy

Doing business in pandemic times Doing business in pandemic times

We are open on our usual schedule:
Monday through Saturday 10 AM to 6 PM
Sunday 11 AM to 5PM
And we still offer curbside pick up and free shipping to the Santa Barbara area.

 

We are now limited to 25 people in the store at any time, including staff. This almost never happens.

 

Curbside pickup and free shipping to the Santa Barbara area are the safest ways to get the books you want while still shopping locally. You can use our website www.bookden.com to buy books for pickup or have them shipped to you.
 
 

The 2020 Booker Prize winner The 2020 Booker Prize winner

A heartbreaking story of addiction, sexuality, and love, Shuggie Bain is an epic portrayal of a working-class family that is rarely seen in fiction. Recalling the work of Édouard Louis, Alan Hollinghurst, Frank McCourt, and Hanya Yanagihara, it is a blistering debut by a brilliant novelist who has a powerful and important story to tell.

 
 

What’s New?

The Other Alice

Time to celebrate a new edition of The Alice B. Toklas Cook Book, with the introduction by M. F. K. Fisher and a new introduction by Ruth Reichl.

On sale Tuesday, May 18.


New local fiction

Santa Barbara critic, jazz author, composer, and musician Josef Woodard has now written a novel. Ladies Who Lunch – a Satirical Tast of L.A. promises love, Lust and Lunch in the La-la-Land of the 1990’s.

 


 

Hemingway on PBS

If the PBS film inspires you, check out this books by and about Ernest Hemingway.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Every week many new books are published. Don’t miss out. These lists of newly-published books are updated every Tuesday.

New Hardcover Fiction

New Hardcover Non-Fiction

New Paperback Fiction

New Paperback Non-Fiction

 

 

 

 

 

 

Every week many new books are published. Don’t miss out. These lists of newly-published books are updated every Tuesday.

New Hardcover Fiction

New Hardcover Non-Fiction

New Paperback Fiction

New Paperback Non-Fiction

 

 

 

 

 

 

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