A store for the Adventurous Reader!
Beatnik Books is a place to find something you didn't even know you wanted to read. Our shelves are filled with books we love, and souvenirs and snacks from times and places we love to read about. Books are priced between $1 and $4, and snacks and curios start at 50¢.
Now selling cult comics!
Titles by Marvel, DC, Image, and more.
Beatnik has expanded!
Come check out our new space, and fulfill your sense of adventure!
New Store Hours
Special deals coming Monday &Tuesdays,
to celebrate our extended hours!
Phone : (916) 741-BEAT
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Need more exciting
Beatnik features? Beatnik Books now carriesvintage records! Stock up on your favorite vinyl for only $3 a piece ($5 for doubles).
A wide selection of record clocks!
Get a rad timepiece on one of our vinyl selections, or a record sleeve!
Pre-made clocks $10-15 (see them on our insta!),
custom clocks $10.
Beatnik is on Instagram!
Follow us @beatnikbooks.
Got pictures of Beatnik? Tag us at #beatnikbooks
Across the street from the Boxing Donkey, next to the Pacific Street Cafe
quiet and nostalgic, just the way we like it
Religon and Travel
Poetry, Drama, Art, Music
General Fiction A-Z
Featuring vintage and new award winning literature
Extensive collection of Classic works
from all time periods, priced between $1-$4
History, Gender Studies and Sports and Games
Featuring under rated figures, ideas and hobbies
Science Fiction & Fantasy
no finer stuff
Cold sodas and other snacks available
Name-brand, and vintage clothing from $3-5
freshly laundered, new selections in weekly
3rd Saturday Art Walk
Freaturing Original Art, Live Music, Free Food and Discounted Books
20% off books at the Art Walk
January 2013 show
Affordable originals available during 3rd Saturday Art Walk
featuring the work of Ben Pinion
Art Walkers enjoying present company
featuring the work of Casey Robin
Spoken Dynamos Open Poetry Reading
March 28 2012
Spoken Dynamos (open poetry reading) held on Wednesdays during the 4th week of each month
International slam poet legend, Jared Paul, performing a piece
hosted by Spoken Dynamos. Support local writers!
Music, art, and dogs!
Featuring the artwork of Niko Sanchez, with music by Anthony Barstow
Summer spread for Art Walk patrons
free food always provided during 3rd Saturday Art Walk
The artist mingles with impressed fans
featuring the work of Crystal Webber during 3rd Saturday Art Walk
Art Walk tunes and entertainment
featuring the acoustic stylings of Manos, Hand of Fate!
Magic the Gathering Tournament featuring casual decks and relaxed play
held the first Sunday of each month
Mikey Muffins and the Adventure Fun Squad
as seen during our Halloween Hoopla/customer appreciation/music show, October 2012
available in an assortment of items and weirdness
Love us some Kerouac
....but who wouldn't?
Star Wars and Game of Thrones paper love proudly displayed during the winter season.
Singles $3, Doubles $5
We've got your Mtg hook-up. Born of the Gods and Theros boosters in store, other sets available for order.
After tax: Booster packs $3.25, Booster Boxes $110, Fat Packs $36
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for event information,
and other bookish treats!
Beatnik Books won Favorite Local Business and Favorite Best Kept Secret for Roseville/Granite Bay!
Beatnik is a safe environment for our ENTIRE community, and we couldn't be more proud of it.
Keep fighting, all; we're right there with you.
Design courtesy of talented local graphic designer,