Barnes & Noble Book Fair

Come to Coral Ridge Mall for a night of fun shopping!

Coralville Central Barnes & Noble Book Fair

Thursday, Dec. 12th 2013 at 9am-11pm

1451 Coral Ridge Avenue

Coralville, IA

Would you love to get your holiday shopping done all at once AND help the Coralville Central Library at the same time? Now's your chance! Go to Barnes & Noble on Thursday, 12 December. Barnes and Noble has everything - books! stationery! calendars! yoga mats! Nooks! Legos! Educational games! Storybook character stuffed animals!

The event is ALL DAY, but there are extra things going on from 5-8pm - legos, favorite stories read by teachers...

There is also an online component. Go to and enter our voucher code when you check out. The number is 11232105.

It doesn't matter what time you go to the bookstore, but please be sure you mention our school at the checkout.

All purchases (but not gift cards) will help the Coralville Central Library!
Please share this event and flyer with your friends on Facebook or Twitter.

Get your holiday shopping done early.

Barnes & Noble really does have everything you'd need for holiday gifts. Make your list beforehand and get that shopping done - leaving more time to enjoy the holiday season with friends and family!

I have lots of book suggestions so be sure to ask. In the meantime, here are some sure winners:
For adults:
The Pioneer Woman Cooks: A Year of Holidays (a great cookbook)
Humans of New York (photography)
For teens:
Allegiant (third in the Divergent series)
The Book Thief (coming out as a movie...I might have recommended this last year, too!)
Scorpio Races
For 3rd-6th graders:
anything by Jacqueline Davies, especially the Lemonade books
Diary of a Wimpy Kid Hard Luck
House of Hades
For the littles:
Anything Pete the Cat
Fly Guy
I'm a Frog, the next in the Elephant and Piggie series...

In January, Loren Long will be the premiere author at the One Book Two Book Festival. He writes the Otis books. There is one called An Otis Christmas if you're child is a fan!

Stop by on your lunch break or come listen to teachers read their favorite books at night.
Please mention Coralville Central when you check out!


9:00am - the store opens
Shop anytime during the day, either in the store or online.
5-6pm - Teachers read their favorite stories.
5:00 - Ms. McDonald
5:30 - Ms. Kasparek OR Ms. Williams
6:00 - Ms. Vernon
6-7pm - Lego fun
6:30 - Ms. Winkler
7:00 - Ms. Witte
7-7:30pm - Teachers continue to read their favorite stories.
11:00pm - the store closes
** Please remember you can shop anytime during the day, just mention Coralville Central at the checkout.