Category Archives: cool stuff

NEW! Amigurumi octopi & cats invade the store…

STAR CAT BOOKS HAVE A CLOWDER OF AMIGURUMI CATS & A GROUP OF OCTOPI LIVING IN THE BOOKSTORE! Help us with this conundrum by supporting a small, independent bookstore through our Etsy store: Several colors and combinations are available for … Continue reading

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OUR REVOLUTION by Bernie Sanders — now in the store!

Baker & Taylor came through just in time! Bernie Sanders’ book, OUR REVOLUTION is here! Come get your copy while they last!

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Another copy of THE ARABIAN NIGHTS (illustrated) available!

EDIT — SOLD !!   Do you remember my copy of the 1946 Arabian Nights? Here’s the post with illustrations of the book’s cover and interior illustrations… (don’t pay attention that this old post says it’s sold out — I’m advertising A … Continue reading

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Small Business Saturday

Our SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY is still going strong! Anyone buying $30 or more gets a free large canvas tote bag that says “Shop Small” on it — wonderful for books, groceries, and more. Come shop and get goodies! Free buttons, … Continue reading

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We’re Making an Online Bookstore!

Poll for Online Bookstore: Star Cat Books We need your input re this online bookstore. Please take part in the poll below: it’s critical for us to find out what you want in an online bookstore. We’re not out to … Continue reading

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CORALINE, by Neil Gaiman

CORALINE graphic novel for sale Someone in town ordered Neil Gaiman’s Coraline, the graphic novel, and I have a brand-new copy of it for sale now, as they decided not to buy it after all. (Rule #2 in my store: If you … Continue reading

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Amazing art installation!  

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Sidewalk conversations

Cheers to the people who stopped on the LOVELY NEW SIDEWALK (did i mention how much I adore my new sidewalk?) outside the store today and struck up a conversation about censorship, based on the Banned Books Week windows at … Continue reading

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