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!


Learn to make a journal on Nov. 16

Blue Ridge Books invites the public to learn how to make their own sketch book/journal/blank book 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 16, at the store, located at 152 S. Main St., Waynesville. Participants will make a small 16-48 page journal, plus cover, using simple sewn construction. The construction of ...
Ron Rash will read from his new book Nov. 8

Blue Ridge Books will host Ron Rash at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 8. Rash will read from his new book, available Nov. 4, entitled "Something Rich and Strange: Selected Stories." Rash is the author of the 2009 PEN/Faulkner finalist and New York Times bestselling novel "Serena," in addition to four ...
Sharyn McCrumb returns Oct. 25

These are just a few reasons why we love author Sharyn McCrumb: — Our customers love her. — Her books keep you turning pages until the end. — She is Appalachian to her soul and so are her books. — She is serious about getting the history right. — She is as gifted a speaker as she is a writer. — ...
Learn to make a handmade journal Oct. 19

Blue Ridge Books invites the public to make a journal using the Japanese stab binding technique at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 19, at the bookstore. This workshop is designed for those who have never made their own sketch book/journal/blank book before and would like to learn how to make a sewn, ...
Meet Sharyn McCrumb Oct. 25

Sharyn McCrumb will read from her new novella, "Nora Bonesteel's Christmas Past," at 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 25, at Blue Ridge Books. Her new book is a real treat for readers who are already fans of Nora Bonesteel and Sheriff Arrowood. The book is available at Blue Ridge Books. The first 25 copies ...
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