4th Annual Solstice Sale!

4th Annual Winter Solstice Sale at STAR CAT BOOKS! 10% off all new books & items (jewelry, gifts, cards, games, stocking stuffers & more); 15% off all used and antiquarian books.
Friday Dec 22, 11am – 6pm
We just got in a whole bunch of new books and items, including some marvelous children’s books and stuffed toys.
Cookies (gluten free), hot cocoa, tea, and coffee all throughout the day — come hang out in our comfy chairs and listen to our eclectic celtic holiday music.
Come support your local businesses and local economy; your national economy. SUPPORT INDEPENDENT BOOKSTORES!
157 Main Street, Bradford, VT 05033
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Star Cat Books will be closed Thanksgiving Day so we can get our turkey on!

We’ll be open on Friday, and of course SATURDAY IS SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY! Sales, Dean Whitlock is coming to present his newest book FINN’S CLOCK, refreshments, and more. You don’t want to miss Saturday!

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INDIES FIRST on SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY at Star Cat Books! Save your money from Black Friday and come shopping on Saturday, instead, to benefit the local economy and support your local small businesses, owned and run by your friends and neighbors.

We will be having a HUGE SALE:

~ 10% off all new books and items (including cards, jewelry, magnets, gifts, games, and bookmarks)

~ 15% off all used books

Deep discounts on selected books, down to $1 for a hardcover and .50 for a paperback!

Light refreshments will be served.

Come and get a special SWEEPSTAKES TICKET from Penguin/Random House that could win you $1,000 in books!

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Dean Whitlock, Sat. Nov 25 — reading & Q&A for FINN’S CLOCK


Come meet Dean Whitlock, local author from Thetford, VT, read from his latest book, Finn’s Clock, a young adult novel set in Boston of 1853.

“It’s 1853. Steam is threatening sail, factories are displacing tradesmen, and the immigrants are Irish—unwanted as ever. Young Finn O’Neill is learning the trade of a boatman from his father, when into Boston Harbor sails a Chinese junk, bearing mysteries and magic….”

Dean will talk about the art of writing as well as do a Q&A in addition to his reading. This is Dean’s sixth book in print.

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Win from Penguin Random House!

Nov 15-Nov 26, Twitter & Instagram users who tag a US indie bkstore & use the hashtag #ShopIndiesFirstSweepstakes will be entered to win $1k of bks from Penguin.

#starcatbooks at both Twitter & Instagram

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Zelma’s Farm comes to Star Cat Books!

Zelma Lisa Loseke & Bert Dodson will be here on Saturday, August 12 from 3-6pm to read from, talk about, and sign copies of their new children’s book, ZELMA’S FARM.

All ages are welcome. The event is free. You won’t want to miss out on this!


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New jewelry at Star Cat Books!

Natalie has been making chainmail bracelets for the store! The prices range from $22-25. All handmade, anodized aluminum, pewter clasp (nickel free).


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New books at Star Cat Books

New books came in today! As always, you can also order these online at our bookstore—linked on our front page here, on the right-hand column.



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More Customer Appreciation Days Sales!

This Fri & Sat more Customer Appreciation Sales! 20% off all used books, 15% off all new books & items. Free bubble bottles to everyone!

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