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Welcome to Bookstore1Sarasota

 
The Premonition
The Premonition

by Michael Lewis

The Secret to Superhuman Strength
The Secret to Superhuman Strength

by Alison Bechdel

Secrets of Happiness
Secrets of Happiness

by Joan Silber

The Newcomer
The Newcomer

by Mary Kay Andrews

Second Place
Second Place

by Rachel Cusk

Project Hail Mary
Project Hail Mary

by Andy Weir

 
 

Upcoming Events

  • "Northern Spy" Mysteries to Die For Book Club
    May 11, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM EDT
    Zoom Book Club
    The Mysteries to Die For Book Club led by Elsie Souza. Meets online via Zoom. This month we are discussing "Northern Spy" by Flynn Berry.
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  • Mary Alice Monroe in Conversation with Elin Hilderbrand: Zoom Book Launch
    May 11, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM EDT
    Zoom Book Launch
    Join us for a virtual book launch of Mary Alice Monroe’s new heartwarming novel "The Summer of Lost and Found." Mary Alice will be in conversation with best-selling author Elin Hilderbrand, queen of the summer novel.
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  • "Indigo" Poetry Book Club
    Wed, May 12
    Zoom Book Club
    May 12, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM EDT
    Zoom Book Club
    The Poetry Book Club led by Doug Knowlton. Meets online via Zoom. This month we are discussing "Indigo" by Ellen Bass.
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  • May PoetryMic
    Sun, May 16
    Zoom PoetryMic
    May 16, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM EDT
    Zoom PoetryMic
    Bookstore1 Zoom PoetryMic featuring nationally-acclaimed poet Peter Schmitt, joined by poets Martin Tucker and Frank Bubba Henson.
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  • Scholastic Parents Night: The Power of Summer Reading
    Wed, May 26
    Facebook Live Hosted by Scholastic
    May 26, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM EDT
    Facebook Live Hosted by Scholastic
    School's out! At Scholastic Parents Night: The Power of Summer Reading, a virtual panel of Scholastic authors, education experts, and booksellers will give tips and book recommendations that will keep kids excited to read all summer long!
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  • "The Lost Village" Mysteries to Die For Book Club
    Jun 08, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM EDT
    Zoom Book Club
    The Mysteries to Die For Book Club led by Elsie Souza. Meets online via Zoom. This month we are discussing "The Lost Village by Camilla Sten.
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  • "Obit" Poetry Zoom Book Club
    Wed, Jun 09
    Zoom Book Club
    Jun 09, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM EDT
    Zoom Book Club
    The Poetry Book Club led by Doug Knowlton. Meets online via Zoom. This month we are discussing "Obit" by Victoria Chang.
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  • Saying the Unsayable: A Creative Writing Workshop - Starts June 8 -  Meets 6 Sessions
    Jun 09, 3:30 PM EDT – Jul 14, 5:00 PM EDT
    Zoom Writing Workshop
    Join New College creative writing professor Dr. Emily Carr for a Zoom workshop: Saying the Unsayable: Innovative Storytelling in Jenny Offill’s Dept. of Speculation & Other Contemporary Works by Women. This six-part workshop series is offered on Wednesdays, June 9-July 14, 3:30-5 pm.
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BookStore1 presents Reading with Roxanne, our book lovers’ podcast! Find out what’s hot in all genres at the store and hear about our exciting events that you can join!

 

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Opening Hours

Our phones are open from:

Monday - Saturday: 10am - 6pm

Sunday: 10am - 2pm

(941) 365-7900

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About Bookstore1Sarasota

Bookstore1Sarasota was opened in 2011 with one mission: to bring a high-quality independent bookstore to the Sarasota area. Our passion for the joy of books inspired us in the beginning and continues to drive us today. We offer a shopping experience curated with our customers in mind, and we are gratified by the long-term relationships we have built with those who have come through our door: patrons and authors alike. Pay us a visit and join our Bookstore1 family of readers.

 
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12 S Palm Ave, Sarasota, FL 34236, USA

(941) 365-7900

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