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Welcome to our Third annual book tour

Each store you visit will have a fun swag item specific to that bookstore (free with a minimum $10 purchase). At each store, you will receive an entry ticket to be entered to win one of three Huge Prize Collections! At your fifth store that day, you will earn an additional entry ticket. At the sixth store, you’ll earn two additional tickets. Can you earn all 31 possible entries?


Sacramento, Folsom, Davis, Elk Grove

When is it?
 April 28-30, 2023

Check each stores’ hours below

participating bookstores

Capital Books
Another Universe

1011 K Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 492-6657

Downtown Sacramento’s newest bookstore, selling new books. The basement, Another Universe, recently opened, selling games, Magic the Gathering, Pokèmon cards, toys, Science Fiction & Fantasy books, Harry Potter books and toys. Three floors of wonder!

Saturday: Open 10 am – 6 pm

5301 Freeport Blvd., Suite 200
Sacramento, CA 95822
(916) 731-8001

Crawford’s Books is a family-owned, independent bookstore that has been in Sacramento since 1983. We have over 40,000 books in a variety of genres. Most of our books are used which we acquire from people like you through our trade credit program. While you are here, browse the mysteries, peruse the classics, get comfortable in the kid’s section, and enjoy your time here with us. We have something for everyone, including greeting cards, art, jewelry, and crafts created by local artists. We look forward to meeting you and helping you find just the right books for you and your loved ones.

Friday 4/28: Open 10 am -6pm
Saturday 4/29: Open 10 am – 6 pm
Sunday 4/30: Open 10 am – 6 pm

2814 35th Street,
Sacramento, CA 95817
(916) 737-3333

Opened in the summer of 2003 and is the literary hub of Oak Park. We host book signings by local and national authors, lectures, poetry events, children’s storytime, art talks, and much more. Managed and operated by Georgia “Mother Rose” West, the bookstore has proudly become a well-known pillar in the Oak Park community.

Saturday: Open 11 am – 6 pm

Ruby's Books

1831 F Street, Suite A
Sacramento, CA 95811
(916) 822-4909

A woman artist-owned, independent brick & mortar in the heart of Sacramento. We specialize in books, prints, and ephemera with an expansive emphasis on all things creative.

Friday 4/28: Open 10 am -6pm
Saturday 4/29: Open 10 am – 6 pm
Sunday 4/30: Open 10 am – 6pm

3604 McKinley Blvd
Sacramento, CA 95816
(279) 202-9018

The East Village Bookshop is an awesome community bookstore in the East Sacramento neighborhood and a gathering place for popsicles, drop-in activities, picnic game rentals, and more! We carry a selection of new releases in fiction, non-fiction, local interest, cooking, crafts, children’s, young adult, and well-loved classics.

Saturday: Open 10 am – 6 pm

Tallac Village Shopping Center​
3960 60th Street
Sacramento, CA 95820
(916) 942-9250

Friday 4/28: Open 11 am -6pm
Saturday 4/29: Open 10 am – 6 pm
Sunday 4/30: Open 10 am – 4pm

Ruby's Books

724 Sutter Street
Folsom, CA

An inviting, community-focused bookstore. We carry a highly curated selection of new books from many genres. We strive to create a space that will make readers of all ages want to come back again and again to fuel their love of books!

Friday 4/28: Open 10 am – 8 pm
Saturday 4/29: Open 9 am – 8 pm
Sunday 4/30: Open 10 am – 6 pm

617 2nd Street
Davis, CA 95616

Avid Reader Original houses fiction/literature, mystery, sci fi, history, philosophy, religion, psychology, science & nature, travel, cookbooks, home and garden, health, pets, sports, young reader and preschool books.
Avid & Co. is the home of toys, games, puzzles and cards!

Saturday:  Open 10 am – 8 pm

Ruby's Books

9257 Laguna Springs Dr Suite 130
Elk Grove, CA 95758
(916) 538-3482

At Elk Grove’s bookstore, café, and community hub, everyone deserves a seat at the table!

Our family-owned, inclusive business will be your new favorite place to shop for books and gifts, meet up with friends, get work done, relax, and connect with the community. We offer:

* Books for all ages in all genres, with a focus on representation, inclusion, equity, and diversity

* Special orders for millions of additional titles

* Temple Coffee Roasters coffee, tea, and espresso

* Breakfast and lunch items, Kalani Kakes Hawaiian treats, snacks, and light fare

* Gifts, toys, games, puzzles, and art supplies for all ages

* A conference room and Live Edge table available for reservations

* A quiet room for neurodiverse people and nursing parents

* A play area with a retro camper-style wooden playhouse and cozy couches

* Community events focused on family, arts, affinity groups, and education

* An overall safe space to be who you are and learn about others in your community!

Friday 4/28: Open 8 am -6pm
Saturday 4/29: Open 8 am – 6 pm
Sunday 4/30: Open 10 am – 4pm