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March 14, 2020 was our last 'normal' day of business before COVID. It was also one of our best sales days ever at Federal Street Books after only five months under our ownership. There's no way we could have predicted this turn for our business, but we've used this time to expand and improve our book selection and the services we offer to our customers. Over the past year we have: Invested in brand-new titles to improve representation, adding an anti-racist section and expanding our selection of women, Black, GLBTQIA+, and writers of color, particularly in our science fiction and...

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Many thanks for your patience during our store's cleaning and organization process. We made a lot of headway and have uncovered some gems from the "back room" as well as some new acquisitions to add to our inventory. And yes, we did shampoo the carpet...

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We'll be temporarily closed 1/10 - 3/6 to do some much-needed work inside the store. You can still order online for US shipping or Greenfield delivery!

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With just a week left before Christmas, and opportunities for online shopping diminishing (or getting more expensive), we thought we'd highlight some options that are easy to order online and pick up curbside between now and December 24! (We're also open 12 - 6 12/18, 10 - 1+ 12/19, 3+ - 6 12/23, and 10 - 2 12/24 for appointments and walk-ins as available.) Science Fiction and Fantasy Octavia Butler -- many readers have bought "Parable of the Sower" and "Parable of the Talents" this year, but going a little deeper into her backlist, we also have titles from her...

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We're pleased to announce a collaboration with Franklin Community Co-op (Green Fields Market and McCusker's Market) to stock their in-house antiracist reference library and to provide a special discount on these very same titles for co-op members. A discount code has been e-mailed to members for their use. Click on each title to view and order, or you can view the entire collection here. Featured titles are: Between the World and Me, Ta-Nehisi Coates The Cooking Gene, Michael W. Twitty How to Be an Anti-Racist, Ibram X. Kendi An Indigenous People's History of the United States, Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz Inventing Latinos,...

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