A Novel Idea Bookstore
Building & Buying Book Collections since 1991
Open Tuesday-Saturday 10 am-6 pm . Off hours-open by chance! 
118 North 14th Street, Lincoln, NE 68508 . (402) 475-8663


What's New
New Arrivals
Events & Festivals

Buying & Selling

Gifts for Book Lovers
Selling Books to Us

Staff Recommendations
One Book, One Lincoln
That's What She Wrote

Some Basic Info
Book Condition

Customer Spotlights
Books & Bottles
Schools & Libraries
Our Cats' Page

...& More!
How We Started
News Archives
Articles About Us

Contact Us


Contact Us

Lincoln Store: 118 N. 14th St., Lincoln, NE 68508          
: 402-475-8663  
: Tuesday-Saturday 10am - 6pm, Off hours by chance!
Email: anovelideabookstore@yahoo.com
Map:  Mapquest
Website: ANovelIdeaBookstore.com

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Community Links:

 Downtown Lincoln Association
 The Independent Online Booksellers Association
 Nebraska Book Festival
 Plum Creek Literacy Festival
 Omaha Lit Fest (downtown)
 Nebraska Writers Collective
 Flatwater Shakespeare Company
 Nebraska Public Libraries
 Arden Nixon (our logo designer)

Our Gift Certificates are available for any amount, never expire and are good on all books & merchandise in our store. All Gift Certificates are written by hand. Gift Certificates of $25 or higher value come in a beautiful sleeve of handmade paper embedded with wildflower seeds, which can be planted in a sunny spot.

"If you have a library and a garden,
you have everything you need.
" ~ Cicero

We are happy to send Gift Certificates directly to all the people on your list. To order, please call (402) 475-8663, email us or visit our Gifts for Book Lovers page.