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(Updated July 8th, 2020)

Please note our adjusted hours of operation: Monday–Saturday, 10am–5pm; Sunday, 12pm–5pm.

Until further notice, our coffee shop is fully closed for both in-store and takeout service. We apologise for the inconvenience, and look forward to resuming coffee shop service when it is feasible to do so.

For the safety of our staff and customers, we are limiting occupancy to 10 patrons at a time. Face masks are required, and will be provided if necessary. There is hand sanitizer 
available at multiple locations in the store, and we are disinfecting frequently touched surfaces every hour.  Our restooms are closed to the public at this time.

The Writer’s Block continues to encourage use of our online store, and continues to offer curbside pickup and free media-mail shipping on orders over $20 (with exclusions applied to certain non-book items).

We appreciate your ongoing support, and look forward to serving you in person!


The staff of The Writer’s Block stands in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement. Now and always, we encourage you to support Black-owned bookstores across the country. You can follow this link to help you do just that. If you are able, consider donating to the Vegas Freedom Fund, which has been combatting mass incarceration in Clark County since 2018.

FICTION AND POETRY The Writer’s Block carries a large assortment of both brand-new and classic fiction and poetry. Our selection appeals to readers of all genres and sensibilities—ranging from literary fiction to science-fiction, horror, suspense, and more.

Our catalog of fiction and poetry is browsable here.

NONFICTION Essays and memoirs, current affairs, history, science, and more—The Writer’s Block carries essential nonfiction reading across most topic areas and styles. We particularly specialize in creative nonfiction, leftist social theory and history, art and design, and accessible science and nature books.

Our catalog of nonfiction books is browsable here.

       PREORDERS (15% OFF)
PUZZLES Browse our selection of both traditional and unusual jigsaw puzzles—ideal for passing time at home with family and friends. (Please note: puzzles and other non-book items do not qualify for free, media-mail shipping and will be assessed a shipping fee after checkout.)

Our full range of jigsaw puzzles is browsable here.