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!

Upcoming Events

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain, Azar Nafisi (Foreword by), R. Kent Rasmussen (Introduction by), R. Kent Rasmussen (Notes by) Cover Image
The Good Ones Are Taken: A Romance Novel By Taj McCoy Cover Image
Silk: A World History By Aarathi Prasad Cover Image
James: A Novel By Percival Everett Cover Image
Not in Love By Ali Hazelwood Cover Image

New and Notable

Ask Me Again: A novel By Clare Sestanovich Cover Image
Orwell's Ghosts: Wisdom and Warnings for the Twenty-First Century By Laura Beers Cover Image
Invisible Rulers: The People Who Turn Lies into Reality By Renee DiResta Cover Image
Hip-Hop Is History By Questlove, Ben Greenman (With) Cover Image
It Starts with Veg: 100 Seasonal Suppers and Sides By Ceri Jones Cover Image

Staff Favorites

Martyr!: A novel By Kaveh Akbar Cover Image
Clear: A Novel By Carys Davies Cover Image
James: A Novel By Percival Everett Cover Image
Bottoms Up and the Devil Laughs: A Journey Through the Deep State By Kerry Howley Cover Image
All the World Beside: A Novel By Garrard Conley Cover Image