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The Book Barn
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The Book Barn
410 Delaware
in downtown
Leavenworth, KS 66048
913- 682-6518
The One-Stop Book ShopNew and Used BooksSpecial Orders
Cutting Edge TitlesQuality Childrens BooksGreat Adult Books
Free Discount ClubBuy-Sell-Trade Used Books
Browse and Relax in Our Chairs for Younger and Older Readers
Story / Music Times
November 11th
After the Vet Day Parade
Approximately 12:00

Book Chat and Signing
World War I:
World War I Student Guide by Nancy J. Cramer​

Author Linda S. Johnston and Globe Pequot Press presents:
Hope and Hardship: Pioneer Voices from Kansas Territory Thursday, 7PM, October 17th

Why did folks from back East who were living relatively comfortable lives come to the harsh reality of the Kansas frontier and stay? Based upon the writings from many journals that were handed down by these brave pioneers. Linda, who is an illustrator, has scattered colored drawings throughout the book to bring a sense of reality to these stories.

Retired Leavenworth Teacher
Sandi Ackerman, writing as Lea Braden,
offers first novel.
Saturday, 2 March, 1:30 to 3:30
Up the Lazy River
Science teacher Samantha Grant thinks the final step in the pursuit of her new life in picturesque River Bend will be simple. Unfortunately, she could not be more wrong. As she walks into Al Roth’s Roth Restoration Inc., to view the remodeling plans for her newly inherited home, Samantha has no idea she is about to stumble into the middle of a murder mystery.​

Sat, Dec 1st
11AM to 1PM
Meet Greg Kincaid
NYT Bestselling Author of
Some of the Most Touching Novels & Movies In the Past Three Years
His three books make ideal gifts for lovers of dogs, mentally, & physically handicapped young people. Greg is a gracious, fascinating storyteller.
Can’t Come? Want a signed Book? Call Us.
The Book Barn
410 Delaware
Leavenworth, KS 66048

Saturday, Dec 8th
“The Adventures of Leif and Twig-
Close to Home”
10AM-11AM Workshop for
School-Aged Children who like to draw & write
Reservation Required
11AM-1PM Book Chat and Signing
Meet Local Author and St. Mary Art Students
BODO Buy One Donate One
For each book sold, one will be gifted to a needy Leavenworth child—a wonderful way to share in the holiday spirit.

Susan Hoskins
Kansas City Mystery Author Susan M. Hoskins
Saturday, 9 March, 11 to 1

Twisted Blues
Joe Morrison returns to Kansas City to solve a cold case involving the murder of his dear friend in a bomb blast meant for his wife. Forced out of the FBI, Joe begins the story as a broken man with little hope of success. In shocking twists of fate, Joe discovers a scandal that will rock Kansas City, a psychotic religious fanatic, an unlikely love and finally....redemption.

Noted Romance Author Saranna DeWylde
Writes Under Her Real Name, Sara Lundsford,
The Chilling Story of her years As A Prison Guard
Saturday, 16 March, 11 to 1

National Author and Ex-Tonganoxie Native
Jodi Bowersox Presents A
Moms and Daughters Princess Event
Monday, 18 March, 4 to 5pm

Come for fun with snacks, crafts, and book signings of her children's and grown-up books. Jodi is well known for her romance novels as well as her children's books.

Leavenworth/Kansas City Author Peg Nichols
Writing As Emilye Yancy
A Collection of Short Stories: Emergency, No-Guilt Hot Chocolate
Saturday, 23 March, 11 to 1

Jeff Lanza, Retired FBI Agent
Tells It Like It Was
Pistols to Press
Saturday, 6 April, 11 to 1

National Young Adult Fantasy Writer, Gennifer Albin Presents Her Wonderful Book
Saturday, 13 April, 11 to 1​

M-F 2ishpm to 6pm
Sat 11isham to 5pm
Sun closed