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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: Events & Festivals

Shop the Blocks!
Thursday, November 15th
4:30pm - 9:00pm

More than 15 boutiques are staying open late for a night of food, drink, & deals.

Enjoy shopping for jewelry, books, athletic apparel, shoes, art supplies, home decor, clothes, cards, Husker gear & more!

We have some complimentary all-access passes at our shop - just ask for them when you stop in. The passes will get you the swag bag, all the deals, the after-party at Single Barrel - and entry for bigger prizes!


Thurs 11/15: Shop the Blocks!
Downtown's premier pre-holiday shopping event, featuring more than 15 local boutiques and food, drink & merriment.

We are thankful for this soulful work and our good community.
We will be CLOSED to celebrate with our families. Happy Thanksgiving, friends!

Sat 11/24: Small Business Saturday!
We'll be decorated for the holidays & serving my homemade Gingerbread & Sugar Cookies. It's one of our favorite days of the year.

Fri 12/7, 10am-8pm
First Friday BOGO!
Get your second-most expensive book at 50% Off. Now's the time to buy those Leather Bound books you've had your eye on!

Fri 12/14 & Sat 12/15, 10am-6pm
Holiday Open House!
Come for a relaxing bit of old-fashioned holiday cheer!


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.