New Promotion:  buy a tote bag ($7.01 plus tax) and FILL IT UP with “free” books from our outdoor carts.

Sylva’s Walk for Hope: is Saturday October 6th and celebrates Breast Cancer Survivors.  Meet at Main Street fountain in front of the Library (10 am) and visit participating Downtown businesses for refreshments, discounts, and door prizes.  The Bookstore will be offering several specials to honor participants.

Downtown’s third semi-annual Sidewalk Sale will take place Saturday October 13th beginning at 10 am.  Participating businesses (and it’s usually most of us) set up tables outside with bargains galore.  Selected paperbacks = $.25, hardbacks = $.50, plus other great deals.  

Halloween Treat Street is Wednesday October 31st; we’ll be at the store distributing goodies.

Senior Sale Days at the Bookstore​​Sept. 21, Oct. 19, Nov. 16
20% Discount on Purchases

Bookstore Information

The store is open 7 days a week: 
Sunday: 1-4
Monday – Thursday: 10-4
Friday – Saturday: 10-6

The store is in a building that was constructed in 1925. Like any old bookstore, our floors creak and the moldings and ceiling tiles are the quirky original ones.
536 W. Main Street
Sylva, NC 28779
  The subject areas we inventory include:  

Fiction: General, Local, Mystery & Thriller, Romance, Horror/Sci-Fi/Fantasy, Humor, Western, Short Stories & ​Essays


Children’s Fiction and Non-Fiction
Large Print

“Bargain” Fiction and Non-Fiction

Non-Fiction: Diet & Cooking, Gardening, Crafts, Decorating, Arts & Music, History & Biography, Parenting, Sports & Fitness, Travel, Textbooks, Languages, Sciences, Animals, Hobbies, Home Improvement, Reference, Religion, Self-Help & Psychology, General & Alternative Health, Teacher Training & Homeschooling, Women’s & Men’s Studies, Women’s Health, Philosophy, Spirituality, Antiques & Collectibles, Aging & Dying
The majority of these areas have been adopted by volunteer “custodians” who are knowledgeable about the subjects and take responsibility for pricing, shelving, and recycling their books.