Business Type: Bookstore
Phone: (360) 352-0123
USED BOOK BUYING HOURS:
Orca Books is the largest independent bookstore in Olympia. We stock books in every subject area. Known affectionately by our customers as "Orca" (as in "I'm going down to Orca") we are a full-service bookstore offering new, used, out-of-print and antiquarian books. We are more than happy to Special Order any book not in stock and also provide a free book search service. Our goal is to connect you to the perfect book.
We also carry magazines, T-shirts, Calendars (seasonally), Journals, a wonderful card selection, used DVD's and art supplies
Come in to browse our diverse selection and to meet our savvy, friendly, booksellers and Henry the Hero, our tabbycat. Check out our website www.orcabooks.com for upcoming events, staff picks and other interesting stuff and nonsense.
Specialties: art, Children's books from board books to Young Adult, cooking, Gardending, Gay/Lesbian, history, Pacific Northwest, science, sustainability and the environment, travel
More than 150 writers from 40 events will gather in New York City for PEN World Voices Festival of International Literature, April 28 – May 4, 2014.
For its 10th anniversary, the festival celebrates those who have dared to stand ‘on the edge,’ risking their careers, and sometimes their lives, to speak out for their art and beliefs. Join us for a wide range of events, including debates, one-on-one conversations, participatory workshops and performances in venues throughout the city. Use the code PEN14 (use PEN2014 for events at The Public Theater) and receive a 20 percent discount on most events. www.worldvoicesfestival.org