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Book People

We are an old–fashioned book shop which has been serving readers around the world from the West End of Richmond, Virginia for 37 years.

536 Granite Ave. Richmond, VA 23236

Place Type

Literary Art


(804) 288-4346


Mon. - Fri.: 10 am - 7 pm; Sat. 10 am - 6pm; Sun. 1 pm - 5 pm






Upcoming Events

Tony Gentry Signing
6/1 1pm

Tony Gentry’s debut novel The Coal Tower traces the intersecting paths of three Charlottesville families across a day that ends in cataclysm at the old coal...

After Virginia Tech by Thomas Kapsidelis Event
6/8 1pm

After Virginia Tech: Guns, Safety, and Healing in the Era of Mass Shootings a new book by Richmond journalist Tom Kapsidelis tells the stories of survivors...

J Thomas Brown Author Event
6/15 1pm

J. Thomas Brown's fast-paced adventure fantasy takes you through The Hole in the Bone to ancient Xinjiang where an archaeologist learns he had failed in his...

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