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Visit our beautiful store at Northgate Plaza in the North Deering community of Portland.
Call us at 207-747-4232       mailto: info@LetterpressBooks.com
Thank you to all our wonderful, satisfied customers! We appreciate the fact that you are telling your family & friends about the bookstore.

Hours: Monday - Saturday 9:00 am - 6 pm     Sunday 10:00 am - 5 pm      We will be closed on Thursday, Thanksgiving Day.

Black Friday  November 28  9:00 am - 8:00 pm    Small Business Saturday Nov. 29  9:00 am - 6:00 pm.  After December 10th we will remain open until 8:00 pm.

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Indies First storytime all day!         Author signings         Small business Saturday!

Saturday, November 29th is Indie’s First Day as well as Small Business Saturday. 

Come over and join the fun! These author/illustrators will be reading and signing their books.                  

Fran Hodgkins, will read her hewest book, The Secret Galaxy, at 11:00 am.

Jamie Hogan will join us from 1:00 to 3:00 pm. She illustrated Here Come the Humpbacks, Seven Days of Daisy, Nest, Nook and Cranny,and Rickshaw Girl, as well as many other books.

Matt Tavares will present, at 1:00, the Christmas books he has illustrated: Gingerbread Pirates, Over the River and Through the Woods, plus The Night Before Christmas.


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TUESDAY IS SENIOR DISCOUNT DAy                                                                                                                                                          
We know you don’t look or feel 60 but if you have passed this milestone, 
please come in Tuesdays to get your 15% discount on all in-store purchases. 
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local art HIGHLIGHTS

Now featuring paintings by Kate Winn! We also have new cards designed by artist Dennis Simonetti and by Christina Sirova.

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Bring your pre-school kids for Storytime every SATURDAY at 10:30 and WEDNESDAY  at 10:00 AM

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The Flying Parson of Labrador and the Real Story Behind Bert and I, by Robert Bryan

Wolf in Winter: a Charlie Parker Thriller, by John Connolly 

Remedy for Love, by Bill Roorbach

Let Me Be Frank with You, by Richard Ford



Narrow Road to the Deep North, a novel by Richard Flanagan

The Handsome Man's De Luxe Cafe, a novel by Alexander McCall Smith

The Secret History of Wonder Woman, by Jill LaPore

Parcells: a Football Life, by Bill Parcells & Nunya Demaisio

The Book of Strange New Things, a novel by Michel Faber


The World of Ice & Fire, by George R. R. Martin

Prince Lestat, the Vampire Chronicles, by Anne Rice

Gray Mountain, by John Grisham

Us, a novel by David Nicholls

The Siege, by Arturo Perez-Reverte


Sometimes the Wolf, a novel by Urban Waite

The Accidental Highwayman: Being the Tale of Kit Bristol, by Ben Tripp

Maeve's Times: in Her Own Words, by Maeve Binchy

Jane and the Twelve Days of Christmas, a Jane Austin novel by Stephanie Barron

The Assassination of Margaret Thatcher, a novel by Hilary Mantel


A Path Appears, non-fiction by Kristof & Dunn

Sometimes the Wolf, a novel by Urban Waite

The Republic of Imagination: America in Three Books, by Azar Nafisi

Ruth's Journey: the Story of Mammy, a novel by Donald McCaig

Special Deluxe, by Neil Young


Winter Street, a novel by Elin Hilderbrand

High Divide, a novel by Lin Enger

"J", a novel by  Howard Jacobson

On Immunity: an Innoculation, by Eula Biss

A Deadly Wandering: a Tale of Tragedy and Redemption, by Matt Richtel



Katherine Favorites:

Unnecessary Woman, by Rabih Allamedine

The Slow Regard of Silent Things, by Richard Rothfuss

The Blackhouse: Peter Lewis Trilogy, by Peter May

The Farm, by Tom Rob Smith

The Lola Quartet, by Emily St. John Mandel

Station Eleven, a novel by Emily St. John Mandel

The Monogram Murders, by Agatha Christie (new release by publisher)


Karen Favorites:

The King's Curse, by Philippa Gregory

The Miniaturist, by Jessie Burtin

Long Way Home, a Chief Inspector Gamache mystery by Louise Penny (autographed)

Small Blessings, a novel by Martha Woodruff    (If you enjoyed Major Pettigrew, you will love this story.)

Garden of Letters, a novel by Alyson Richman


The Queen of the Tearling, by Erika Johansen

The Book of Life, by Deborah Harkness


John Paul Favorites:

The Martian, by Andy Weir

Savage Continent: Europe in the Aftermath of World War II, by Keith Lowe

Personal: A Jack Reacher novel, by Lee Child

Elephant Company: the Inspiring Story on an Unlikely Hero, by Vicki Crokee

Fives and Twenty-Fives, a novel by Michael Pitre 


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Several people have asked, "What does INDIE BOUND mean?"  This refers to independent retail stores. When you buy locally more of your money stays in the community. We have jobs for local people. We are passionate about what we do. You can take advantage of the unique, specialized items offered for sale, including art, cards and books by local people. 

The "INDIENEXT" display just inside our front door is for those titles read by bookstore staff and predicted to be the next Bestsellers - and most often they are!

If you would like to receive our monthly bookstore newsletter, and announcements of special events like Author Signings, please call 207-747-4232 or mailto:Letterpress.Karen@gmail.com

“A mind needs books as a sword needs a whetstone, if it is to keep its edge.” ― George R.R. Martin

 Thanks again for your enthusiastic welcome. Every day our customers tell us they prefer to “BUY LOCAL”, so thank you for supporting your new bookstore. Word of mouth recommendations for Letterpress helps us to expand & continue to serve your community. Please feel free to browse the shelves; we will be glad to order when you want something special. It’s surprising how quickly these orders arrive at the bookstore.

We appreciate your business!

Kath, Karen & John Paul






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