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Receive a year of exclusive benefits as you show your devotion to independent bookselling, diverse literary voices, vibrant cultural conversation and joyful browsing. We offer members-only sales, birthday discounts, tote bags, gift cards, event tickets and more — across six membership levels. Choose (or renew) your membership level below — for yourself
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“It was books that taught me that the things that tormented me most were the very things that connected me with all the people who were alive, or who had ever been alive.” - James Baldwin
“The dearest ones of time, the strongest friends of the soul—BOOKS.” - Emily Dickinson
“A book is not an isolated being: it is a relationship, an axis of innumerable relationships.” - Jorge Luis Borges, Labyrinths
“Fiction is the lie through which we tell the truth.” - Albert Camus, Notebooks 1935-1942
“How much sooner one tires of anything than of a book!” - Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice
“There is no agony like bearing an untold story inside you.” - Zora Neale Hurston, Dust Tracks on a Road