Welcome to the e-commerce website of Skylark Bookshop, an independent bookshop in the heart of downtown Columbia, MO. We’re thrilled that you’re here.

While we'd much rather see you in person or talk on the telephone, now you can order your books from us online. Feel free to browse the site - if you can't find what you're looking for, call us at (573) 777 6990 or drop us a line if you have any questions! We love to make recommendations (see out Staff Recommendations tab in the menu) and we love a challenge!

Upcoming Events

Everyone on This Train Is a Suspect: A Novel By Benjamin Stevenson Cover Image
Winter's Bone: A Novel By Daniel Woodrell Cover Image
We Could Be So Good: A Novel By Cat Sebastian Cover Image
Sea of Tranquility: A novel By Emily St. John Mandel Cover Image
The Good Byline: A Riley Ellison Mystery (Riley Ellison Mysteries #1) By Jill Orr Cover Image

New and Notable

Wandering Stars: A novel By Tommy Orange Cover Image
Birding to Change the World: A Memoir By Trish O'Kane Cover Image
Dead Weight: Essays on Hunger and Harm By Emmeline Clein Cover Image
The Trump Indictments: The Historic Charging Documents with Commentary By Melissa Murray, Andrew Weissmann Cover Image
Take What You Need: A Novel By Idra Novey Cover Image

Staff Favorites

The Devil Takes You Home: A Novel By Gabino Iglesias Cover Image
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I Have Some Questions for You: A Novel By Rebecca Makkai Cover Image
We Should Not Be Friends: The Story of a Friendship By Will Schwalbe Cover Image
The Covenant of Water (Oprah's Book Club) By Abraham Verghese Cover Image
Fourth Wing (The Empyrean #1) By Rebecca Yarros Cover Image