January 12, 2020
Jeffrey A. Rothermel
Captain's Log: Stardate 2020: It was bound to happen. The first salvos between the bots and cyborgs...
The cyber-sales-cops, (robot censors), took liberties interpreting one of my book's listed for sale via Facebook. The bots categorized my science fi...
October 27, 2019
What types of books do you buy?
We buy all genre of fiction and most types of non-fiction. We generally do not deal in the turbulent college textbook trade.
Our book buyer’s interest shifts with the tide (and market conditions), but...
October 6, 2019
Looking for something spooky to kick off your Halloween?
Stop on by our European Styled Book Store to find your hidden book treasure. (We are north of the Driver's License Station and south of Wendy's, across the street from the Java House.)
Captain's Book Shoppe...
February 7, 2019
The Captain's Book Shoppe revised Winter hours are:
Monday - Friday: 1 PM - 5 PM
Saturday: 10 AM - 3 PM
We are also open thru special appointment.
Phone: (319) 351-3166
Check out our Bargain Cove which...
June 13, 2018
The Captain's Book Shoppe show room is open daily 1 - 5 PM.
1570 South First Avenue
Iowa City, Iowa
We market fine books at affordable prices.
We also appraise books and book collections for insurance purposes. The initial...
Preserving Your Vintage Magazines
May 26, 2020
COVID-19 Bookstore Operations
May 16, 2020
Store-Front Remains Closed thru 15 May 2020
April 28, 2020
Captain's Book Closed thru 30 April 2020
April 8, 2020
Captain's Book: Closed until 8 April 2020...
March 27, 2020
Captain's Book COVID-19 Update
March 21, 2020
2020 Winter Store Hours
January 15, 2020
Bots vs the Cyborg
Buying & Selling of Used Books?
The Captain's Halloween Hours
Fall 2019 Captain's Book Shoppe Hours
September 10, 2019
Spring Store Hours
March 28, 2019
Classical Music has Arrived at Captain's Book
February 14, 2019
2019's First Book Buying Trip
January 28, 2019
Determining the Current Value of the Catcher in the Rye
September 26, 2018
New Sci-Fi Hits Captain's Book Shoppe
August 8, 2018
May 23, 2018
10 June 2018 Opening at New Location.
May 13, 2018
December 7, 2017
Reviewing: Hostile Skies- A Combat History of the American Air Service in World War 1
November 29, 2017