Spellbinder Books

Owens Valley's Widest Selection of Books since 1970

Upcoming Store Events

Spellbinder Book Group, Wednesday, March 1, 6:30pm, in the store. The next book to be tackled: Richard Russo's Everybody's Fool. Call the store for more info: everyone welcome!

Vicarious Travellers Book Group, Thursday, March 2, 6:30pm, in the store. We're continuing journeys south of the equator: bring you own book on Peru. Phone the store for more info!

Teen Reads Book Group, Tuesday, March 21, 7pm, in the store. Intrepid readers will be discussing Carl Hiaasen's Hoot, in conjunction with the ICSOS/ICA's Community Reads program. Group open to all readers interested in YA titles; come on out!

Spellbinder Book Group, Wednesday, March 29, 6:30pm, in the store. This time around we'll be working on Hope Jahren's Lab Girl. Come pick up a copy in the store; all are welcome!

Teen Reads Book Group, Tuesday, April 25, 7pm, in the store. The title under consideration this month: Joseph Bruchac's Wabi, a YA title being read in conjunction with this year's Community Reads program. Everyone with an interest in teen literature WELCOME!

Spellbinder Book Group, Wednesday, April 26, 6:30pm, in the store. In concert with the ICSOS/ICA's Community Reads program, we'll be reading Noah Strycker's The Thing with Feathers. Call the store to learn more; everyone welcome!


  • Pupfish Café – They’re newly opened, immediately behind the bookstore. They’ve got fantastic coffee, real teas, and a commitment to sustainable, local, organic DELICIOUS food. BEST ESPRESSO IN TOWN (yes, it’s worth shouting)!!!! They’re open Tuesday through Saturday 7am to 3pm, Sunday 8am to 2pm. Phone: 442-228-5100.
  • IndieBound – Find independent bookstores, access the Indie Bestseller List, read book recommendations, create your own wish list, and more!
  • Inyo Council for the Arts – There’s always something up with the ICA; music, gallery exhibits/showings, performances, etc. Check out their site.
  • Bishop Area Chamber of Commerce/Visitors’ Center – The be-all and end-all when it comes to activities in and around Bishop and the Eastern Sierra: Joe knows his stuff! Great selection of tour literature, maps, reliable advice.
  • Northern California Independent Booksellers Association – If you need to know more about independent booksellers or learn the location of shops while traveling, give these folks a try.
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