What's Happening This Week

We'll be selling books for the fabulous Mary Alice Monroe when she appears at the Community House this Tuesday, March 6th.  This is a ticketed event sponsored by the Sanibel Public Library.  If you'd like a personalized book we'd be happy to have one signed for you.  Call 239-472-1447 to place your order.


Rosalie Masella will be in the shop on Tuesday, March 6th from 11-1 signing her two wonderful children's books.  I Am a Manatee, Yes I Am!  and the Adventures of Dingle Dee and Lingle Dee.  A portion of the proceeds from book sales benefit the Wounded Warrior Project.  Both books are beautifully illustrated, of local interest and make a great gift or souvenir!  


Gary McLouth will be here on Wednesday, March 7th from 11-1 signing his latest book of poetry titled the Time We Make in Passing.  Gay is an adjunct professor in the English Dept. of FSW, participates in poetry slams, is part of the Gulf Coast Writers Association, The Lee County Alliance for the Arts, and the Sanibel Writers.  He also does free-lance writing and editing on a variety of prose projects.  Stop in and chat about all things writing with Gary and the Mac staff.

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What's Happening This Week

Monday, February 26th-


Ron Base will be joining us to sign and chat about his Sanibel Sunset Detective Series novels.  Meet Ron between 11 and 2.

Friday, March 2nd-


Art Walk in the River District.  Join us at the "Mini-Mac" in the Franklin Shops for books and conversation from 6-9.

And, last but not least, we have selected our March book club pick, Next Year in Havana by Chanel Cleeton.  Copies can be purchased in shop and our next meeting will be March 29th at 6 p.m. We hope you can join us!


Don't Miss These Terrific Events!

Wednesday, February 14th @Noon

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Jennifer Lonoff Schiff will be in store signing her best-selling cozy mystery, A Shell of A Problem.  A great gift for yourself or your valentine!  


Thursday, February 15th @4


Meet Jeff Zwagerman and Dr. Morton Tavel during our monthly local author afternoon.  Each author will have a selection of their books available for signing and purchase. 

If its a new mystery your after, Jeff will introduce you to his semi-local series featuring the memorable character Zander. 


If nonfiction is more your taste, you'll be happy to chat with Dr. Tavel.  He's authored several books that  he'd be happy to introduce you to!

We'll be serving wine and cheese to make this the best Happy Hour on Palm Ridge!

Friday, February 16th @ Noon


Jeri Magg will be here at Noon on Friday to sign and discuss her beautiful history book of the islands and her interesting and true stories of the Remarkable Women of Sanibel and Captiva.  


Today's New Releases

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Shop civilized at your local Indie!

We're open Friday from 9:30-7 with great deals on holiday cards, books and candles.  No pushing, no yelling and no waiting in line!  We'll help you choose the perfect gift for every reader on your list and wrap your purchases for free.  Keep it simple and save that time you'd spend crossing the bridge at the beach!  See you at the bookstore!