Black Friday? More like BOOK Friday.
Powell's, Portland, Oregon
The ever-amazing indie bookseller Powell's isn't waiting for Black Friday to start offering its holiday savings. You can choose two titles from its "Wintersalen" collection and get a third one free; or, for more options, take 30% off any of their holiday favorites, which include some of the best in this year's fiction and nonfiction.
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Housing Works Bookstore Cafe, New York
Not only is everything in the store 30% off on Friday, Nov. 28 — that includes rare books, vinyl, brand-new stationery, DVD box sets, and more — but also, you can enjoy happy hour discounts in the cafe: cheap coffee, pastries, wine, and beer.
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Politics & Prose, Washington, D.C.
The D.C. shop has an impressive roster of writers — including New York Times best-selling author David Baldacci — stopping by on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Books & Books, multiple Florida locations
Books & Books is taking part in Small Business Saturday, meaning if you shop with your American Express card on Nov. 29, you'll get cash back. A nice bonus? If you're shopping online, all shipping within the U.S. is free.