January 12, 2020

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

Sunday:  Closed

We are also open thru special appointment. 

Contact: Jeffrey@captainsbookshoppe.onmicrosoft.com


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

(319) 351-3166


We market fine books at affordable prices.

We also appraise books and book collections for insurance purposes.  The initial...

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