Welcome to Books on the Square

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We will still be wearing masks in consideration of others.  Thank you!

New Summer Hours as of 7/12/21:
Monday to Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Friday & Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
--And Sunday from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. 

**Order online any time.


It's July, and that means you can bring in all of those receipts you saved for a 10% credit!

Welcome Summer!  And that means Beach Reads & RomComs.  If you are looking for some light reading for your vacation/staycation, here are some great choices for you.

Beach Reads & RomComs

The Rehearsals Cover Image
While We Were Dating Cover Image
The Heir Affair (The Royal We #2) Cover Image
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Golden Girl Cover Image
That Summer: A Novel Cover Image
Malibu Rising: A Novel Cover Image
Summer on the Bluffs: A Novel (Oak Bluffs #1) Cover Image
Summer of '69 Cover Image
Big Summer: A Novel Cover Image
Daisy Jones & The Six: A Novel Cover Image
The Bookstore on the Beach Cover Image
The Guncle Cover Image
The Great Godden Cover Image
One Great Lie Cover Image
Better Together: A Novel Cover Image
Family Reunion: A Novel Cover Image
Where the Grass Is Green and the Girls Are Pretty Cover Image
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Mary Jane: A Novel Cover Image
American Royals II: Majesty Cover Image
One Last Stop Cover Image
Red, White & Royal Blue: A Novel Cover Image
People We Meet on Vacation Cover Image
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The Layover Cover Image
American Royals Cover Image
Act Your Age, Eve Brown: A Novel (The Brown Sisters #3) Cover Image
Take a Hint, Dani Brown: A Novel (The Brown Sisters #2) Cover Image
The Summer Job Cover Image

Our Recent Staff Picks

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Falling: A Novel Cover Image
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Fox and I: An Uncommon Friendship Cover Image
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The Case of the Murderous Dr. Cream: The Hunt for a Victorian Era Serial Killer Cover Image
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Comparrotives (A Grammar Zoo Book) Cover Image
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Golden Girl Cover Image
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Languages of Truth: Essays 2003-2020 Cover Image
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Carbon: One Atom's Odyssey Cover Image
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Diary of a Young Naturalist Cover Image
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rAinbowZ (M books: see + read) Cover Image
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We Are Inevitable Cover Image
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The Anthropocene Reviewed (Signed Edition): Essays on a Human-Centered Planet Cover Image
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Taking Up Space Cover Image
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Sprite and the Gardener Cover Image
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Ariadne: A Novel Cover Image
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The Final Revival of Opal & Nev Cover Image
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Mary Jane: A Novel Cover Image
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Great Circle: A novel Cover Image
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Take Me Home Tonight Cover Image
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Finding Freedom: A Cook's Story; Remaking a Life from Scratch Cover Image
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Northern Spy: A Novel Cover Image

Featured Books to Pre-Order

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Change Sings: A Children's Anthem Cover Image
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The Hill We Climb and Other Poems Cover Image
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Between Tides Cover Image
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The Reckoning: Our Nation's Trauma and Finding a Way to Heal Cover Image
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The Love Songs of W.E.B. Du Bois: A Novel Cover Image
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Once There Were Wolves Cover Image
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All's Well: A Novel Cover Image
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The Husbands: A Novel Cover Image
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Billy Summers Cover Image
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Lightning Strike: A Novel (Cork O'Connor Mystery Series #18) Cover Image
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Hero of Two Worlds: The Marquis de Lafayette in the Age of Revolution Cover Image
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My Heart Is a Chainsaw Cover Image

Featured Fiction & NF Bestsellers

The Paper Palace: A Novel Cover Image
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All the Devils Are Here: A Novel (Chief Inspector Gamache Novel #16) Cover Image
This Is Your Mind on Plants Cover Image
Memorial Drive: A Daughter's Memoir Cover Image

Featured Children's & YA Bestsellers

Turtle in Paradise: The Graphic Novel Cover Image
When Stars Are Scattered Cover Image
Six Crimson Cranes Cover Image
Firekeeper's Daughter Cover Image

View are our top 10 bestsellers for 2020.
--How many have you read?

Browse our Indie Bestseller Lists

Featured Books Page - Browse & Shop Online
--Including New & Noteworthy Books, Cookbooks, Gift Books, & Staff Picks.

Black Voices Matter - Support Local Authors

Browse and shop our page featuring Local Black writers, illustrators, poets, playwrights, and scholars.

Kids' Store with Bestsellers, Brain Quest, New Books, and More!
You can also check out our Kids' Page!

Books to Go - Parking Lot Pickup

Free Parking Lot Pickup
--Call us at 401-331-9097 to place your order and pay over the phone.
--Pull into the parking lot, call us, and we'll bring your order out to you.

Free Local Delivery on Tuesday and Friday to:
Wayland Square, College Hill, Thayer Street, East side of I-95 to the Pawtucket line,
Rumford, and East Providence north of I-195.

Our 2019 Top Ten Book Lists

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