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

Mage Breaker By Sean R. Frazier Cover Image
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings By Maya Angelou, Oprah Winfrey (Foreword by) Cover Image
Be Not Far from Me By Mindy McGinnis Cover Image
Cleat Cute: A Novel By Meryl Wilsner Cover Image
Life in the Tar Seeps: A Spiraling Ecology from a Dying Sea By Gretchen Ernster Henderson Cover Image

New and Notable

Prophet Song By Paul Lynch Cover Image
Religion of Sports: Navigating the Trials of Life Through the Games We Love By Gotham Chopra, Joe Levin Cover Image
Dirtbag: Essays By Amber A'Lee Frost Cover Image
A River of Golden Bones: Book One of the Golden Court By A.K. Mulford Cover Image
Songs on Endless Repeat: Essays and Outtakes By Anthony Veasna So, Jonathan Dee (Foreword by) 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