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WE ARE NOW OPEN FOR BROWSING AND IN-STORE PURCHASES, adhering to social distancing guidelines.  We also continue to offer curbside (call us from your car) or just-inside-the-door pickup .  We're also happy to mail book orders over $29.90 free to our customers during this time. 

If you're not signed up for our weekly email newsletter, the Grass Roots Reader, you can sign up here.  We also send out the new "Grass Roots Irregular" periodically to our subscribers with book trivia, new titles, and fun videos. 
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Bargain Book Promotion

BUY 2 GET 1 FREE
  1. Click on the green BROWSE button (upper left)
  2. Then select both What’s in store and Bargain Books.  You can also add Popular if you just want to look at our bestsellers.
  3. You can further narrow your choices by choosing a Subject  (look for the blue “+” if you want to narrow your search).  Then click another subject, and so on.  It is really fun & amazing to see what you can discover by using the filters!
  4. Once you have made your choices (you can also select Regular Stock- not on sale), go to checkout and under "Additional Information: Promo Code or PO #", enter the code: BB 3FOR2, then provide payment information as usual. Your online order total will not reflect the special offer; however, when we process your order in the store, we will reduce the total by marking the cheapest BB as “free” and charge you the correct amount.  We'll then email you that your order is ready for pickup. We're sorry, but we cannot offer free shipping on the Bargain Book sale.       *******
  5. And, if you want even more control, look at the options offered in the green box, top middle.  You can use the KEYWORD (Looking for something on Kale or France?) box to find unique titles or the FILTER & SORT box plus SORT BY to arrange titles by your preferred arrangement.   And the DISPLAY button gives you different ways and differing degrees of information.  Click on the covers for detailed information and sometimes a “more inside” option.
  6. Whew!  Lots of options, have fun!

Another option is to preview what is arriving soon For this, just follow the above instructions- only this time, choose What’s on Order instead of what’s in store.  IMPORTANT NOTE: watch the prices for the on order titles:  Bargain Books price should end in “8” (.98 or .48).  If it is anything else, it probably has not been shipped ( another 3 weeks or so).  You can expect the price to be approximately one-half of retail.  For the on order books, you can place an order and we will reserve a copy for you and give you a call when they arrive.  This is especially useful for single copies!
 
***NEW VENDOR***- incredible detailSee more
SunsOut features an unusual perspective with great detail- check out Dark Owl or Wolf Face!  Quantities are limited until they can get their resupply in.  But we will have a good selection this summer and especially for the fall Holiday Season.
 
NEW PUZZLE VENDORSee more
*NOW IN STOCK*   Woman owned & Mother run
Please note that puzzles cannot ship Media Mail
, and therefore we must ask for a $4.00 service charge for the FIRST puzzle, and then just $1.00 per each additional puzzle shipped inside Oregon - please call for shipping quote outside Oregon.
Pomegranate PuzzlesSee more
*** Lots of Old Favorites and Recent Releases***
Please note that puzzles cannot ship Media Mail, and therefore we must ask for a $4.00 service charge for the FIRST puzzle, and then just $1.00 per each additional puzzle shipped inside Oregon - please call for shipping quote outside Oregon.
Eurographics PuzzlesSee more
                                                     
Please note that puzzles cannot ship Media Mail
, and therefore we must ask for a $4.00 service charge for the FIRST puzzle, and then just $1.00 per each additional puzzle shipped inside Oregon - please call for shipping quote outside Oregon.
Boxed Note cards & StationerySee more
As we all self isolate and practice social distancing, keep in touch and brighten someone's day with a handwritten message.  We stock a variety of boxed notecards for your epistolary needs!
Color Your Quarantined Days AwaySee more
Bored? Antsy? Looking for a creative outlet without much commitment? These coloring books are perfect for you!
 
When Pets are Your Only Social InteractionSee more
Quarantined with your pets? Get to know them REALLY well!
Quarantine Self-CareSee more
Through this unfortunate situation, we can find time for personal growth and self care. 
Missing the Outside World?See more
Tired of looking at the same walls and windows of your home? Delve into these amazing photography books that give you a glimpse into the world you might not have a chance to see much of lateley. 
Which Tough Ladies Inspire You?See more
In isolation there is so much time to think about the people who inspire us. Reflect on who inspires you with this list of tough ladies. 
Who Was...See more
Since all the kids are at home, what better time to teach them about the importance of these historical and bookish figures? 
Stay HydratedSee more
What better way to hydrate yourself during these trying times than drinking up some of these particularly aquatic books?
Hopeful Books for Uncertain TimesSee more
Kids' Puzzles, Games & Activity Books from Chronicle BooksSee more
New Book ReleasesSee more
New Books for Young ReadersSee more
From colorful board books for little ones to the coolest teen reads, there's something for every young reader on your list.
Cultivating the Pacific NorthwestSee more
This Season's Best CookbooksSee more
Great Books from Indie PublishersSee more
Local AuthorsSee more
Support your community and read local authors and poets! 
Unique & Fun Family Puzzles!See more
Our jigsaw puzzles are a great way for families to unwind and relax together.  The collages have lots of interesting details that spark fond recollections and conversations.  All our puzzles are made with sturdy premium materials and come in three sizes for easy handling: 300, 550, and 1000 pieces.  Click on the image to see the title and more information.
Because quantites are limited, we encourage you to use our website to see if the item is in stock- and to reseve them for in store pickup by placing an order- just type in one or two keywords.
What's Coming to Grass RootsSee more