Blue Ridge Books
Contact: Allison Lee
Waynesville, NC 28786
Phone: 828-456-6000
Hours: Seven Days a Week, 8 am - 6 pm, Winter Hours

Blue Ridge Books is a locally owned independent bookstore.  Blue Ridge carries a wide selection of new books, magazines, and newspapers.  Popular sections of the store include fiction, local interest and children's books.  The bookstore also has a cafe that serves coffee, tea, bagels and sweets. 

Blue Ridge Books is located at 152 South Main Street in Waynesville. For more information, please call 456-6000. We look forward to seeing you!


Former Poet Laureate Fred Chappell to speak Aug. 24

Former North Carolina Poet Laureate Fred Chappell will read from his newest book, “Familiars: Poems,” at 3 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 24, at Blue Ridge Books, located at 152 S. Main St., Waynesville. A Canton native, novelist, poet and professor, Chappell earned his graduate and undergraduate degrees at ...
Learn about gardening with native plants Aug. 23

The three authors of "Seasons in a Wildflower Refuge" will speak at 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, at Blue Ridge Books. Janet Lilley, Linda McFarland and Dan Pittillo worked together to put in print the history of the Corneille Bryan Native Garden at Lake Junaluska, including biographies of its four ...
Ashley English to give talk on 'Homemade Gatherings' ...

Meet and talk with Ashley English, known for her website, “Small Measures,” and her series of books on homemade living at 3 p.m. Sunday, July 27, at Blue Ridge Book, located at 152 S. Main St., Waynesville. English will present ideas from her newest book, “Handmade Gatherings: Recipes and Crafts ...
Don't miss upcoming author events at Blue Ridge Books

Upcoming Author Events at Blue Ridge Books — Rose Senehi, 3 p.m. Saturday, July 5 Senehi will read from and discuss her newest novel, "Dancing on Rocks." "Dancing on Rocks" weaves through a network of memories, secrets and mutual dependencies twisting through an isolated community of 112 at the ...
Veteran to sign his Marine memoir

In honor of Memorial Day, local author Charles A. Van Bibber will be signing copies of his book, “Valentine’s Day: A Marine Looks Back,” at Blue Ridge Books in Waynesville. The book is an account of his experience as a young Marine sent to Vietnam in 1968. This book will grant civilians insight ...
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