Welcome!

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!

Authors Appearing at Skylark

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A Song for the Road: A Novel Cover Image
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Fox and I: An Uncommon Friendship Cover Image
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The Paris Hours: A Novel Cover Image

New and Notable

A Swim in a Pond in the Rain: In Which Four Russians Give a Master Class on Writing, Reading, and Life Cover Image
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A Little Devil in America: Notes in Praise of Black Performance Cover Image
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Klara and the Sun: A novel Cover Image

Staff Favorites

Devotions: The Selected Poems of Mary Oliver Cover Image
The Book of Delights: Essays Cover Image
The Yellow Bird Sings: A Novel Cover Image
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Wintering: The Power of Rest and Retreat in Difficult Times Cover Image
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