Books·Posted on Nov 26, 201416 Bookstores To Visit This Holiday WeekendBlack Friday? More like BOOK Friday.by Arianna ReboliniBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. Powell's, Portland, Oregon Flickr: mobili / Creative Commons The ever-amazing indie bookseller Powell's isn't waiting for Black Friday to start offering its holiday savings. You can choose two titles from its "Wintersalen" collection and get a third one free; or, for more options, take 30% off any of their holiday favorites, which include some of the best in this year's fiction and nonfiction. 2. Housing Works Bookstore Cafe, New York Flickr: crystal_luxmore / Creative Commons Not only is everything in the store 30% off on Friday, Nov. 28 — that includes rare books, vinyl, brand-new stationery, DVD box sets, and more — but also, you can enjoy happy hour discounts in the cafe: cheap coffee, pastries, wine, and beer. 3. Politics & Prose, Washington, D.C. Facebook: politicsandprose The D.C. shop has an impressive roster of writers — including New York Times best-selling author David Baldacci — stopping by on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. 4. Books & Books, multiple Florida locations Facebook: BooksandBooks Books & Books is taking part in Small Business Saturday, meaning if you shop with your American Express card on Nov. 29, you'll get cash back. A nice bonus? If you're shopping online, all shipping within the U.S. is free. 5. Prairie Lights Books, Iowa City, Iowa Flickr: spcummings / Creative Commons The Iowa-based independent bookseller has select new releases at 25% off, which you can browse among their other titles here. 6. Elliott Bay Book Company, Seattle Flickr: 15216811@N06 / Creative Commons No specific post-Thanksgiving sales at this iconic Seattle bookshop, but they do have an impressive schedule of authors popping in on Saturday — including Sherman Alexie! — who will be selling and signing their own books, plus recommending others. 7. Strand Books, New York Flickr: maguisso / Creative Commons The Strand doesn't have any specific sales running post-Thanksgiving, but they do have a thorough gift guide for your perusal, a selection of signed first editions, and, while supplies last, a free holiday tote when you spend $50 or more. 8. Longfellow Books, Portland, Maine Facebook: longfellowbooks Stop by on Saturday and witness a "draw-off" between illustrators and authors Scott Nash and Chris Van Dusen, and stick around for visits (and readings) from other writers. 9. Magers and Quinn, Minneapolis Facebook: magersandquinnbooksellers Magers and Quinn has a whole weekend of savings, in store only — 20% off everything on Thanksgiving Day, 20% off fiction on Black Friday, 20% off kids' books on Saturday, and 20% off cooking books on Sunday — but if you stop in on Small Business Saturday, you'll enjoy the additional bonus of seeing local authors acting as booksellers. 10. Books, Inc., San Francisco Flickr: frankfarm / Creative Commons Stop by any of the Bay Area bookstore's locations to check out visits by award-winning authors. 11. Parnassus Books, Nashville Facebook: parnassusbooks1 The Nashville shop is offering 20% off signed copies on Cyber Monday. 12. Bookworks, Albuquerque, New Mexico Facebook: BookworksABQ More Small Business Saturday fun at this New Mexico shop, with sci-fi, mystery, nonfiction, and kids' writers scheduled for visits from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. 13. Toadstool Bookshops, multiple New Hampshire locations Facebook: TheToadstoolBookshopPeterborough This trio of bookstores is offering 20% off a select collection of these 20 books for the rest of the month — so move quickly if you want them! 14. Skylight Books, Los Angeles Facebook: skylightbooks The Los Feliz bookstore will also be taking part in Small Business Saturday, offering 15% off select titles. Also, local writers will be doing readings throughout the day, and if you spend over $100, you get a free tote! 15. Tattered Cover Bookstore, Denver Flickr: cpchen / Creative Commons Stop into any of Tattered Cover's four metro-Denver locations on Saturday, Nov. 29, and enjoy hot cider and treats, raffles, and free tote bags for the first 50 customers. 16. Barnes & Noble Flickr: benjamingolub / Creative Commons While we strongly believe in supporting our local booksellers, we'd be remiss to leave out what is also a really great sale: From Nov. 28 to 30, the bookstore behemoth is offering 50% off "gift books" (seemingly a collection of big, beautiful books geared to specific interests and fandoms); buy one, get one 50% off on collectible editions, discounted book-themed merch, and an additional 30% off one item of your choice. Nook sales and limited-supply signed editions of select books are happening in-store only.