Welcome to Main Street Books! Your St. Charles Independent Bookseller.

Hello dear readers!

Welcome to Main Street Books.  We are hosting some very exciting author events this winter which are posted here.

Thank you again for your loyalty and support. We are so very happy to be your St. Charles independent bookseller.

Please note our special holiday hours for Christmas Traditions:

Mon, Tues, Thurs 10am – 5pm

Wed, Fri 10am – 9pm

Sat 9am – 9pm

Sun 11am – 5pm

We will close at 3pm on November 26th and December 24th.
We will be closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day.


Please check out our Upcoming events tab for more information on the complete lineup for December.

Small Business Saturday – Bookseller for a Day, November 29th

Join us as St. Louis authors become Booksellers for a Day! Bestselling Romance author Eileen Dreyer along with Shawntelle Madison, Maggie Mae Gallagher and Heather Brewer will be here to support the campaign by the American Bookseller’s Association’s IndieBound branch that raises awareness of Independent Bookstores. 

Meet Eileen, Shawntelle and Maggie Mae from 2-4 pm and pick up Eileen’s new Drake’s Rakes series, Twice Tempted. Then join us from 6-9 pm for After Hours with Auntie Heather. Heather Brewer will be reading from her not-yet-released new book The Cemetery Boys.
Saturday, November 29th, 2-4 pm & 6-9 pm
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We will also be running a special puppet show for our kid customers. Stop by and see the wonderful Mary Piazza perform the book More Bears! by Ken Nesbitt in the Children’s Mezzanine. There will be ongoing presentations throughout the day!
Author Signing: June Herman & Julie Dubray, December 6th
Saturday, December 6th, 2-4pm
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Goodnight St Louis
Annual Book Club Christmas Party, December 8th

Our Annual Book Club Christmas Party is Monday, December 8th here at Main Street Books. Bring an hors d’oeuvre or wine to share. We will chat about the year past, the year ahead, and vote on our favorite book for the year. Click on the Book Club tab for more info for 2015.

Author Signing: Edna Campos Gravenhorst, December 13th
Saturday, December 13th, 1 pm
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