About Us

Based in beautiful downtown Thomasville, Georgia, we believe in the power of books to shape communities and foster conversations. We're open Mondays through Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., and each month, we host story times, regional author signings, and more. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Instagram for daily updates, or listen to our weekly podcast, From the Front Porch, to hear our latest recommended reads and for behind-the-scenes bookshop stories.

Frequently Asked Questions

Let us answer some of your frequently asked questions below. Still need help? Reach out to Erin for customer service and support.

We're open Monday through Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., with occasional extended hours for special events.

Yes! We'd love to help you with your bulk order for your business, school, or nonprofit. Email our floor manager Olivia or fill out our bulk order form, and we'll send you a quote.

We're in beautiful downtown Thomasville, Georgia, at 126 S. Broad Street, near Grassroots Coffee and across the street from Sweet Grass Dairy.

Yes! We're proud to partner with local, regional authors through our Local Writers' Collective and through twice-monthly Saturday signings at the store. Email our community manager Felicia or fill out our Local Author Form to receive more information.

Yes! We ship books all over the country!

We host weekly Saturday story times, author signings, and virutal and in-person workshops. Sign up for our newsletter to receive information about upcoming shop events.

We only sell new books at The Bookshelf.

Our store has a weekly podcast called From the Front Porch, where shop owner Annie discusses books, small business, and life in the South, with ranging cast of bookish friends and booksellers. You can listen to new episodes on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you get your podcasts. New episodes drop every Thursday morning!