Sandman Book Company
Sandman Book Company is the largest independent bookshop in Southwest Florida. We are located in Turtle Crossing Plaza, just north of Burnt Store Marnia. Our resident cat, Kitty-Wan Kenobi, presides over an inventory of more than 60,000 new and used books.We also carry audiobooks, DVDs, puzzles, games, and greeting cards. And, if we don't have it - we can order it (used, new, rare or out of print).
Do you think we're the Best Bookstore in Charlotte County? On June 23rd, your newspaper will include a ballot for the Reader's Choice awards. Vote for Sandman Book Company in Category #310, Bookstores.
Summer Deals are here! Spend $50 and get $25 in free books. Read the details on our Discount page or email us if you have questions about the specials.
Don't miss our newly launched Bestseller List, where you can see what's popular among bibliophiles in Punta Gorda, Florida.
The bookshop will be closed from 7/28/13 to 9/06/13 so we can complete the expansion and remodel. Want to see how it's going? Check out this Facebook album for pictures of our progress!
We were on the front page of the Charlotte-Sun on Saturday, May 18th! "Time To Turn The Page For Kitty, Sandman" is a charming piece by Barbara Mellinger.
Our in-store events include book signings, children's hour, sidewalk sales, and more. Like us on Facebook for super-current updates about events and sales.
- June 15 - July 25. Summer Book Deals - get $25 in free books when you spend $50 in the store.
- July 6, 2013. Book Sale at Sandman Book Co.
- July 28 - Sept. 6, 2013: CLOSED FOR REMODELING
- September 7, 2013. Book Sale at Sandman Book Co.
- October 5, 2013. Book Sale at Sandman Book Co.
- November 30, 2013. Small Business Saturday
- December 7, 2013. Book Sale at Sandman Book Co.
Click the event title above to RSVP on Facebook. Authors, if you would like to schedule an event, please review our Author Information page.
Here is a sneak peek at the latest additions to our massive inventory:
- Paddles in Paradise: Casual Kayaking in Punta Gorda by Edward & Deborah Higgins. Paperback, $15
- Bad Monkey by Carl Hiassen. Signed Hardcover, $40
- Night Vision by Randy Wayne White. Hardcover, $10
- The Riptide, Ultra-Glide by Tim Dorsey. Hardcover, $25
- The Financial Crisis & the Free Market Cure by John A. Allison. Hardcover, $25
- SEAL Team Six: Memoirs of an Elite Navy SEAL Sniper by Howard E. Wasdin. Hardcover, $12
Click the book title above to purchase the book online; or contact us to reserve a copy for in store pickup.