Independent Bookstore Day takes place on the LAST SATURDAY in APRIL. This national celebration of indie bookstores, books, authors, and the entire bookish community is produced and coordinated by the American Booksellers Association.
COVID-19 Update / Reopening Plan
We are temporarily closed to in-store browsing.
We are re-opening to browsing mid-May, 2021. Date to be announced.
Please understand that we are still very much OPEN - we are still here to recommend books over the phone, take your orders, etc. To receive your books, we are offering curbside pickup, free delivery within the Village and shipping options; all forms of ordering are available except face-to-face. Staff are on site Monday through Saturday, 10-4, answering phones and taking your orders.
And please keep sending orders our way. Your loyalty and support are our bridge to a post-COVID19 future. To order call 518-677-2515, email firstname.lastname@example.org or shop at www.battenkillbooks.com .
As always, you can also, purchase a gift certificate here: https://www.battenkillbooks.com/battenkill-books-gift-certificate
And, if you'd like to make a donation, you may do so here: https://www.battenkillbooks.com/donation.
Thank you for understanding!
Stay safe, and be well!
Please join us outside, behind the bookstore, weather permitting, on Thursday, May 6th for a discussion of Octavia Butler's Parable of the Sower. Rain date: 5/7/21.
Please join us for a discussion of Charles Yu's novel, Interior Chinatown.