This holiday season at Harvard Book Store and harvard.com, shop with us on any of the four Sundays after Thanksgiving; a portion of every purchase will go to support important local organizations. Your purchases will help support 826 Boston, Community Cooks, and On The Rise. The Gives Back program is a way for Harvard Book Store to contribute to local […]Find out more »
Book lovers, bargain hunters, and holiday shoppers: We're opening the doors once again this December for our hugely popular semiannual warehouse sale—with extended hours and two consecutive weekends, including Friday hours. Join us in Somerville for the Harvard Book Store Winter Warehouse Sale: » FIRST WEEKEND (Dec 6–8) Friday, December 6 (5pm–10pm) Saturday, December 7 (10am–8pm) Sunday, December 8 […]Find out more »
Last year, we celebrated the 150th anniversary of the publication of one of the most beloved books of all time — Little Women. Now we're offering our Louisa May Alcott's Boston tour monthly through the end of the year, leading up to the release of the latest Little Womenmovie on Christmas Day. This eighth film […]Find out more »
Certain books were “banned in Boston” at least as far back as 1651, when one William Pynchon wrote a book criticizing Puritanism.