The Doylestown Bookshop

16 S Main St
Doylestown PA  18901

Phone: (215) 230-7610

The Doylestown Bookshop

The Doylestown Bookshop is a locally owned and operated bookstore dedicated to preserving the heritage and traditions of independent bookstore ideals. Since opening our doors in 1998 in downtown Doylestown we have been able to offer our customers an alternative to the ordinary. We carry an extensive inventory of new and nearly new books from classic literature to current bestsellers. Our staff is knowledgeable and friendly and able to help you choose the perfect book for you or your family.

In addition to books we carry a wide variety of other items including toys, games and puzzles, unique journals and notepads, greeting cards, gift bags/wrap, magazines and an eclectic mix of gift items like our classic book-themed t-shirts. We offer freshly brewed coffee and specialty coffee drinks, tea, soft-drinks and snacks to enjoy in our small cafe.

Each month we host a series of great events with both talented regional authors and writers with a national profile. We also offer a weekly story-time (Thursdays at 10:30 am) and monthly book clubs.

Hope to see you here!

The Doylestown Bookshop is a locally owned and operated bookstore dedicated to preserving the heritage and traditions of independent bookstore ideals.

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Parking: Street, Parking Lot

Categories: Book & Magazine Distribution, Book Store, Event Venue, Gift Shop, Toy Store

Hours

Mon: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tue: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wed: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thu: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Sun: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm



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Past Events

Book Discussion & Signing with Jenni L. Walsh & Amy Poeppel

Book Discussion & Signing with Jenni L. Walsh & Amy Poeppel
01:00 pm - 07/21/2018

At The Doylestown Bookshop

Join Jenni L. Walsh, author of Side by Side, and Amy Poeppel, author of Limelight, for a discussion about their books, followed by a signing. Preorder copies and...

Andrew McCarthy - Just Fly Away

Andrew McCarthy - Just Fly Away
06:00 pm - 06/13/2018

At The Doylestown Bookshop

Actor, director and NYT bestselling author Andrew McCarthy will be in conversation with author Adele Griffin at the Doylestown Bookshop Wednesday, June 13th 6:00...

Relapse & Revival Book Signing & Acoustic Performance

Relapse & Revival Book Signing & Acoustic Performance
05:00 pm - 06/12/2018

At The Doylestown Bookshop

Join Robert Hunter for a reading from his highly anticipated novel, RELAPSE, which is already an Amazon Bestseller in the Fiction/Satire category. Followed by an...

Bookish Boyfriends Release Party

Bookish Boyfriends Release Party
03:00 pm - 05/05/2018

At The Doylestown Bookshop

A book for all book lovers, romance lovers, and people who love to laugh. Mr. Darcy, Romeo, kissing scenes--what's a girl to do when all her theories on romance...

Dolyestown Bookshop Green Amendment Talk

Dolyestown Bookshop Green Amendment Talk
01:00 pm - 05/05/2018

At The Doylestown Bookshop

Join veteran environmentalist Maya van Rossum at Doylestown Bookshop as she discusses her new book, The Green Amendment: Securing our Right to a Healthy Environment,...

A Case for Seasonal Eating: A Talk & Tasting

A Case for Seasonal Eating: A Talk & Tasting
06:30 pm - 04/24/2018

At The Doylestown Bookshop

Join us - Ian Knauer & Shelton Shelley Wiseman - at The Doylestown Bookshop for a talk and food demonstration on Tuesday, April 24th at 6:30 pm. (This is free -...

Ivy Noelle Weir - Archival Quality

Ivy Noelle Weir - Archival Quality
01:00 pm - 04/22/2018

At The Doylestown Bookshop

Join us at the Doylestown Bookshop for an event with Ivy Noelle Weir on Sunday, April 22nd at 1:00pm. Ivy Noelle Weir has been writing stories for her entire life,...

Local author Col. Gregory Marston - Crisis in Baghdad

Local author Col. Gregory Marston - Crisis in Baghdad
01:00 pm - 04/14/2018

At The Doylestown Bookshop

Join us at the Doylestown Bookshop for a book signing and discussion with local author Col. Gregory Marston(ret) and Travis Manion Foundation Ambassador & US Marine...

Kevin Hearne // Chuck Wendig // Fran Wilde

Kevin Hearne // Chuck Wendig // Fran Wilde
04:00 pm - 04/07/2018

At The Doylestown Bookshop

The Doylestown Bookshop will be hosting best selling author Kevin Hearne with guests Chuck Wendig and Fran Wilde for a reading and book signing on Saturday, April...

The Great Flu Epidemic of 1918 with Mayor Ron Strouse

The Great Flu Epidemic of 1918 with Mayor Ron Strouse
02:00 pm - 03/24/2018

At The Doylestown Bookshop

Join us as we wrap-up History month on Saturday, March 24th at 2:00 pm where Ron Strouse, Mayor of Doylestown, will discuss the 1918 Flu epidemic (the deadliest...

World Building Workshop

World Building Workshop
06:30 pm - 03/16/2018

At The Doylestown Bookshop

World Building with Michael Pogach $15.00 You can purchase tickets through the Facebook ticket link or at doylestownbookshop.com. Creating a believable world for...

Historic Sites in Doylestown Township

Historic Sites in Doylestown Township
02:00 pm - 03/10/2018

At The Doylestown Bookshop

Join us Saturday, March 10th at 2:00 pm for a discussion on the historic sites in Doylestown Township as part of Doylestown Township’s Bicentennial Celebration...

Book Launch with ABBY Hanlon - Dory Fantasmagory

Book Launch with ABBY Hanlon - Dory Fantasmagory
06:00 pm - 03/09/2018

At The Doylestown Bookshop

Join us at the Doylestown Bookshop for an exciting book launch! Abby Hanlon will be here for a reading, Q&A, and signing of her new book, Dory Fantasmagory: Head...

Discussion of the 150th Anniversary of the Civil War Monument

Discussion of the 150th Anniversary of the Civil War Monument
02:00 pm - 03/03/2018

At The Doylestown Bookshop

The Doylestown Bookshop and The Doylestown Historical Society are partnering up again this March to celebrate Doylestown’s rich history and its treasured past...

Story time with Jannie Ho- BEAR & Chicken

Story time with Jannie Ho- BEAR & Chicken
10:30 am - 02/24/2018

At The Doylestown Bookshop

The Doylestown Bookshop will be hosting Jannie Ho, author of Bear and Chicken, on Saturday, February 24th at 10:30am! Jannie will begin with a story time followed...

Book Launch with Matthew Landis

Book Launch with Matthew Landis
10:30 am - 02/17/2018

At The Doylestown Bookshop

It's time for a book launch! Local author and Central Bucks teacher Matthew Landis is launching his middle grade novel The Not-So-Boring Letters of Private Nobody...

Matthew Landis - President's Day Story Time!

Matthew Landis - President's Day Story Time!
10:00 am - 02/17/2018

At The Doylestown Bookshop

Come join Central Bucks teacher and author Matthew Landis for a history-themed story time, perfect for ages 0-5. History will be boring no more as Matthew reads...

Michael Carroll - Dewey Mac Book Signing

Michael Carroll - Dewey Mac Book Signing
02:00 pm - 02/10/2018

At The Doylestown Bookshop

The Doylestown Bookshop will be hosting children's author Michael Carroll for a reading and book signing on Saturday, February 10th at 2:00pm! Michael is the author...

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