We are excited to announce that in 2019, we're moving the bookshop closer to downtown Punta Gorda! It's a big job, but it will be worth it: at the new location we will have more parking, longer open hours, and lower prices on used books.
Get your 2019 Charlotte Harbor calendar, with amazing images by award winning local photographer David Sussman. It's only twelve dollars - which includes standard shipping for addresses within the USA!
is an award winning independent bookshop in Punta Gorda, Florida. Bookstore cat Kitty-Wan Kenobi presides over a vast inventory of new and used books. We also have original art from local artists, gifts, music, movies, puzzles, games, toys, TY beanie babies, journals, stationery, greeting cards, Punta Gorda t-shirts, graphic novels, rare books, autographed books, and many other curiosities.
Sandman hosts a number of events including Fairy Princess Storytime, live music, author days, and book sales. The bookshop is also available for private events (weddings, book clubs, etc.) after hours on a limited basis. For more details, visit our Calendar or follow us on Facebook.
Sandman Books does not pay cash for books, but we do accept clean, gently used books in trade. We issue Book Exchange Coupons that can be used on many of our in-stock used books. Please review the Book Exchange Policy for details and exclusions.
Gift Certificates are perfect for birthdays, anniversaries, holidays or any other special occasion. No need to worry about choosing a book they already enjoyed - let that special person in your life choose for themselves. Just call Sandman Books at 941-505-1624 or visit the store. We can also mail gift certificates to any address in the United States for no additional charge. You can't go wrong with BOOKS!