Rainy Day Books. Kansas City's Community Bookseller. Independent. Original. Unique. Since 1975.

STORE UPDATE IN PROGRESS! During our reconfiguration over the next few weeks, our live inventory is being stored outside. Online orders will be shipped from our distributor to out store, and should arrive within 3 business days. We will have curbside pickup hours on Saturdays from 11:00 - 2:00. When your order is ready, we will call you to confirm availability. Please know that we are working every day to reopen our doors and your order matters to us. We are so grateful for your support.

View From Our Shelves - Browse Virtually!

View From Our Shelves is a browsable, downloadable, and shareable Monthly Catalog of great Books that have just arrived. It's one way we're trying to bring a little piece of our world to you while we work toward opening our doors to you again. ´╗┐Inside our Bookstore we're beginning to make changes. There will be a lot of moving and rearranging ahead, and we'll keep you Updated!

October 2020 ~ View From Our Shelves

September 2020 ~ View From Our Shelves

August 2020 ~ View From Our Shelves

Rainy Day Books is here because of you!

We appreciate your continued support, if you would like to make a direct donation to help us through, CLICK HERE. READ OUR UPDATES at our GoFundMe, our gratitude is giant, our determination even stronger. Even if you are unable to make a donation, please help us get the word out!

Thank You for your continuing support of Rainy Day Books!

Your Online Orders and Phone Orders help maintain our operations, our staff, and our mission to keep people well informed and entertained.  Please spread the word that we are helping people of all ages get the Books they need.  E-Mail and call your family & friends, post to social media, and spread the word.  We are working 7 days a week to keep orders moving.  Please be patient as delivery times are now extended due to high order volume and delays in our restock.  We are sending some books directly to you from our suppliers to speed up the process!

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All Special Orders, Author Events Admission Packages and Author Autographed Book Sales are final and nonrefundable at time of purchase, all other Sales are refundable within 30 Days with Receipt.