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

To all our Rainy Day Books friends:  We will fill your Phone Orders at 913-384-3126 with Reading Recommendations for all ages.  We fulfill your Phone Orders & Online Orders with a reduced $5.00 Shipping Charge for Orders under $75.00, or Complimentary Shipping for Orders over $75.00.  Please check out our GoFundMe Campaign!  Thank You, Vivien & Roger


We are deeply grateful and completely energized with the support from all of you. We're working every day and night. PLEASE READ OUR UPDATES at our GoFundMe, our gratitude is giant, our determination even stronger. Even if you are unable to make a donation, you can help us get the word out. https://www.GoFundMe.com/f/FriendsOfRainyDayBooks

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 making every effort to expand delivery coverage, and we are sending some books directly from our suppliers to you to speed the process up!

We Recommend These Great Novels, In Stock Now/Arriving Soon!!

A Children's Bible: A Novel Cover Image
All Adults Here: A Novel Cover Image
To Wake the Giant: A Novel of Pearl Harbor Cover Image
Old Lovegood Girls Cover Image
The Knockout Queen: A novel Cover Image
The Love Story of Missy Carmichael Cover Image
The Imperfects Cover Image
These Women: A Novel Cover Image
Redhead by the Side of the Road: A novel Cover Image
Afterlife Cover Image
Valentine: A Novel Cover Image
Writers & Lovers Cover Image
The Night Watchman Cover Image
The Glass Hotel: A novel Cover Image
In Five Years: A Novel Cover Image
A Good Neighborhood: A Novel Cover Image
Code Name Hélène: A Novel Cover Image
Apeirogon: A Novel Cover Image
My Dark Vanessa: A Novel Cover Image
Simon the Fiddler: A Novel Cover Image

Let's Talk About Book Club Picks, In Stock Now!

Excellent Mysteries and Thrillers, In Stock Now!

It's The End of The World As We Know It, In Stock Now!

Children's Books, In Stock Now!

Recommended Non-Fiction, In Stock Now!

Audiobooks from Rainy Day Books: Choose Indie, Listen Anywhere!

Audiobooks! All your favorites at competitive prices, and each sale benefits Rainy Day Books!

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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.