Independent Bookstore Day


   

If you missed
Independent Book Store Day!
 

 

Kepler’s Books was thrilled to celebrate Independent Bookstore Day on Saturday, April 29th. If you missed it, we still have a few exclusive books, posters, tea towels and other cool stuff available

Keep in mind that we have a limited supply of these one-of-a-kind items, so when they’re gone, they’re gone.

To purchase online, please click on an image.

   

  • First up, welcome to the country's best Literary Cocktail Party! This fun and useful book contains anecdotes and witty stories along with cocktail recipes from some of our favorite writers. Learn to make an Old Fashioned with Daniel Handler; discover Julia Glass's namesake cocktail, the Julia's Glass; or just sit back and enjoy the simple pleasures of champagne bubbles with Emma Straub
   

 
  • Behold a piece of picture book magic! From the acclaimed New York Times bestseller, A Child of Books, authors Oliver Jeffers and Sam Winston offer an exclusive signed fine art print for book lovers of all ages.
   

  • Lost and Found original print. This original, black and white drawing by Jenny Lawson, aka The Bloggess, is inspired by her new activity book You Are Here. The pro-books, pro-reading design is printed on archival, gallery quality paper and can be framed and hung as is or used as a large-format coloring poster. It is not included in the book and will become a must-have for her legions of fans..

 

   

  • Moms will love these soft cotton Mo Willems-themed Elephant & Piggie "Read" onesies. They make the perfect baby gift for bibliophiles.

 

   

 
  • Bestselling author Michael Chabon has penned the second edition in the $6 Story series: The Sandmeyer Reaction. This beautifully designed, saddle-stitched booklet features a hilarious story that was cut from his latest novel, Moonglow, and is SIGNED by the author.
   

 
  • This handy 100% cotton canvas zippered pouch (perfect for pencils, make up, cash, and other sundries) features portraits of real author dogs like Sparky Patchett and Jennie Sendak. All hand drawn especially for IBD. Cute!.
   

 
  • Every year we create our signature “Bad Citizen” Graffiti Stencil to highlight the authors and the words that push us to think, read, and be disruptive when necessary. This year’s stencil features a quote from professor Henry Louis Gates Jr.: CENSORSHIP IS TO ART AS LYNCHING IS TO JUSTICE..
   

 
  • These cleverly designed literary condoms have proven to be great fun gift items. Choice of two designs: "Give Me That Darcy" by Jane Austen or "Great Expectations" by Charles Dickens. Lubricated, FDA-certified.
   

 
  • This year’s flour sack tea towels feature two food-related literary quotes:

“ONE CANNOT THINK WELL, LOVE WELL, SLEEP WELL, IF ONE HAS NOT DINED WELL.” – VIRGINIA WOOLF,

A ROOM OF ONE’S OWN “I HATE PEOPLE WHO ARE NOT SERIOUS ABOUT MEALS. IT IS SO SHALLOW OF THEM.” – OSCAR WILDE, THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST

The bold, graphic design is by Evan Robertson of Obvious State. .