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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.

 

Thanks for the huge turn out for "HATS FOR THE HOMELESS" - we have over 60 hats and 1 blanket to be donated!  Great community support!  We still have yarn and patterns available if anyone wants to join our Saturday "Sit and Stitch A Bit" every Saturday 9am to 2pm.  Drop on in!

Check out our upcoming events for author signings and special workshops! 

  Fleur Bradley, author of "Midnight at the Barclay Hotel" will be in store on 10/10/2020 from 1pm to 3pm to sign and discuss her book.  This great juvenile mystery is a wonderful way to prepare for the Halloween season!

  Stan Yan, a Denver based graphic artist and author, will be leading 2 workshops on Saturday 10/24/2020.  Monster Drawing Workshop for kids 8-12 at 11am - 12:30pm and Comic Strip Workshop for kids 11-15 from 1pm - 2pm.  Contact us at 303-357-8240 to reserve your spot as space is filling up fast!

One of our great local authors, Becky Clark, is launching her new book, "Puzzling Ink" from our store!  Be sure to place your pre-order to receive 10% off and get a chance to win some SWAG!

 

 

 

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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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.

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