Indie BookStore & Wine Bar

A bookshop for wine lovers. A wine bar for book shoppers. BookBar is an independent bookstore in the Tennyson Street arts district of Denver, Colorado. 10% of all book sales are donated to our non-profit organization, BookGive. By shopping with us, you are helping us get more books into more hands.

Another way to support Bookbar and BookGive is by becoming a BookBar Valuable Indie Patron Member! Your annual $50 membership is a donation to BookGive, a portion of which is tax-deductible. Member perks include 100 bonus Loyalty Points, Members-only events, sales, newsletter, and an invitation to our private VIP Member Facebook group. The first 100 members get a BookBar t-shirt. Purchase or gift a membership HERE

Colorado Book Awards - Historical Fiction/Romance Reading

The 2021 Colorado Book Awards online finalist readings continue on Wednesday, April 14th at 7pm MT when finalists in the Historical Fiction and Romance categories read and answer questions at a Facebook and YouTube Live event hosted by Colorado Humanities & Center for the Book. Attendees can pose questions and comments. All books available for purchase through this page (contact us for purchase information about Fierce Dreamer)!

Event date: 
Wednesday, April 14, 2021 - 7:00pm
A Cowboy State of Mind Cover Image
ISBN: 9781492689119
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Sourcebooks Casablanca - June 30th, 2020

Shall We Dance? (Dance with Me) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781982658526
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Blackstone Publishing - January 28th, 2020

Custodian of the Spirits Cover Image
ISBN: 9781509228737
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
(This book cannot be returned.)
Published: Wild Rose Press - February 5th, 2020

Creatures of Charm and Hunger (The Diabolist’s Library #3) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780358065210
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: John Joseph Adams/Mariner Books - April 21st, 2020

Across the Winding River Cover Image
ISBN: 9781542004756
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Lake Union Publishing - August 1st, 2020

Independent Bookstore Day 2021

It's Independent Bookstore Day! Take advantage of our special IBD giveaways; browse and purchase exclusive IBD merchandise; grab a free copy of How To Resist Amazon and Why by Danny Caine (while supplies last - our giveaway begins on April 2nd). We are so excited to celebrate with you.

Event date: 
Saturday, April 24, 2021 - 10:00am

BookGive-Away: How to Resist Amazon and Why

BookBar's non-profit organization, BookGive is hosting another book giveaway, kicking off at 4 pm on First Friday, April 2nd, leading up to Independent Bookstore Day on April 24th. Please come by and grab your copy (while supplies last) and read about why it is so important to support our indie businesses. Now more than ever. 

Please see our notes on this book in the attached PDF

Event date: 
Friday, April 2, 2021 - 4:00pm

Morning Glory Storytime (Virtual)

Join Ms. Marilyn, Ms. Candela and special guests for virtual storytime!

To sign up or for more info, please email

* Special Guests will be announced separately! Special storytimes will include Ms Kendra's yoga storytime, drag queen storytime with Miss Shirley, French and Spanish storytimes, and more! *

Event date: 
Wednesday, April 14, 2021 - 10:30am