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Helping Douglas County book lovers find their next great read

FIND YOUR NEXT GREAT READ

LOCATED IN PARKER, COLORADO

26 Years Experience

WELCOME TO BOOKS ARE AWESOME!

We are a locally-owned Independent Bookstore located in Parker, Colorado.  We cater to the needs of our local community in Douglas County, Colorado.

Books Are Awesome will be hosting 3 local author book signings.  See events page for more info.

 

2021 Front Range Indie Bookstore Day Passport
Celebrate Indie Bookstore Day by shopping in at least 3 of the following stores on April 24, 2021 and enter to win a grand prize of gift cards, merch, and other bookish goodies! Click this link, https://forms.gle/ogJt3Xxd7kZ6rFw1A to submit receipts online by 11:59pm MST 4/26/2021.
 
 
 
 

 IBD Presents: Glennon Doyle in Conversation with Alexandra Elle Tickets, Thu, Apr 22, 2021 at 7:30 PM | Eventbrite 

Click on link above to register for this event!

- We are open for in-store shopping.  You can also use our shop online, pick up at store and curbside options.

Stay safe and healthy!  We are proud to be part of the Parker community!

 

 

Books Are Awesome is taking every step possible to ensure safety among our customers during these times.  Our hours are 9am to 6pm (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday).  9am - 8pm on Wednesday and 11am to 6pm Sundays.  You are welcome to come in and browse and we are happy to provide curb side service as well.  For curb side please call us at 303-357-8240.

 

Shop our website for direct free delivery in the continential United States for orders over $35.

For audio books visit https://libro.fm/booksareawesome to place your order to download. 

We appreciate your business and thank all of our wonderful friends and customers for your support!

 

 

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UPCOMING EVENTS


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Sit N Stitch A Bit
TIME OF EVENT: 9:00am - 2:00pm

Every Saturday we host “Sit N Stitch A Bit” craft time in store 9am to 2pm. . . . Learn more »

18 April 2021
Middle Readers Club
Middle Readers Book Club
TIME OF EVENT: 2:00pm - 3:00pm

The Middle Readers Club meets once a month on Sunday at 2pm at Books Are Awesome. . . . Learn more »

21 April 2021
CLASSIC LITERATURE CLUB
Classic Literature Book Club
TIME OF EVENT: 7:00pm - 8:00pm

The Classic Literature Book Club meets the 3rd Wednesday of the month at 7:00 pm. Come on in a join us. It's free to join and participate. . . . Learn more »

24 April 2021
BOOK SIGNING / AUTHOR APPEARANCE
Snoozapalooza, The Day Punctuation Came to Town, The Little i Who Lost His Dot, The Mighty Silent e.
TIME OF EVENT: 11:00 - 1:00

Snoozapalooza is Kimberlee's latest book. She is also the author of 3 languages fun books! Snoozapalooza is about: Snuggling into a wee-sized heap, ONE begins snoring and drifts off to sleep. Count to ten with these cuddly forest creatures as they settle down and hibernate for the winter. Friends of all sizes, from bear to mouse, pile together in one furry heap to endure the snowy season. With adorable illustrations and rhyming verse, Snoozapalooza will warm even the deepest chill. They doze and they dream, tucked out of sight, A snoozapalooza all day and all night. . . . Learn more »

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Autographed Copies

Autographed booksWe have a great section of autographed copies of books. Looking for a great gift, or a collector’s item? We have books from local authors and writer’s you know well. Stop in a search the collection. Click to view some of the books we have on hand.

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Gift Cards

Gift CardsNot sure what to give as a gift? Our Gift Cards are good any time and come in $20, $30, $50 and $100 amounts.

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More Than Just Books

We serve the areas of Parker, Centennial, Castle Rock, Elizabeth, Franktown and metro Denver, Colorado. Our inventory includes a variety of products. Check in store or call us to learn how we can help.