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Dragonwings Bookstore is one of 2,300 bookstores and libraries across America supporting World Book Night 2014. On April 23 – Shakespeare’s birthday – 25,000 volunteers from Kodiak to Key West will give away half a million free books in more than 6,000 towns and cities across America. Dragonwings Bookstore serves as a community base for [...]
Dragonwings is moving! On June 1, Dragonwings will move to the lower level of The Book Cellar, the used book and music store owned by John Ryan. Located at 110 S. Main St, The Book Cellar is only a block from our current location. Our workshops and events will be held there, including our annual [...]
On Saturday, March 29 from 3:00-4:00 pm, Dragonwings will host an American Girl Event celebrating Kaya, a nine-year-old Nez Perce girl growing up in 1764. Learn about her life and the culture of the Nez Perce through stories, puzzles, and a craft project. And we will be offering an American Girl book special: buy two, [...]
Dragonwings will host a Valentine’s Day Story Time on Friday, February 14 at 10:30 am. We will be reading Pete the Cat: Valentine’s Day is Cool and a selection of Valentine’s day poems, then we will make our own Valentines! Ages 3-5. No registration fee.
After a day of making crafts with his best friend Fly Guy, Buzz goes to sleep and dreams about Frankenfly created by Fly Guy in his dream. Fortunately Buzz wakes up to a much more pleasant surprise as he finds a sweet message of friendship from Fly Guy.
Kirsty and Rachel are looking forward to fall. The apple picking, pumpkin carving, and hayrides are on their list of favorites. But this fall, everything is going all wrong — because Autumn the Falling Leaves Fairy’s magic is missing! Can the girls help her outsmart Jack Frost and his goblins, and make sure that fall [...]
Four 9 year old princesses decide they are tired of the typical princess life and join together as the Rescue Princesses, where saving animals is their priority. Great girl power series for 2-4th graders, with a total of 8 books in the series so far.
Aimed at newly independent readers ages 5-7, this book series is full of fun and adventure and will boost reader confidence and stamina with the past-paced plot and high-interest content. Boris is a warthog that lives with his parents and finds adventure in everyday life. With full-color illustrations and very likable characters this will surely [...]
Part of Scholastic’s early chapter book line aimed at newly independent readers with easy-to-read text, illustrations on every page and fast-paced plots. Take a glimpse into the diary of the Lotus Lane Girls; Kiki, Coco, Lulu, and Mika. The girls formed this club to do crafts, bake, have sleep overs and so much more. Collect all [...]
An early chapter book line aimed at newly independent readers ages 6-8. This series combines fantasy and humor with it’s fast paced plots and interesting characters. Ed, a seemingly normal boy discovers a strange coin that seems to take his life from painfully boring to beyond wacky. From friends turning into pool floats, prehistoric animals [...]