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The staff of The Writer’s Block stands in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement. As business operators, we believe it is our place to show humility and clear space for the voices of this movement to do the talking. 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 is working to bail out Las Vegas protestors. 


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

The coffee shop will be reopening for takeout, but our seating and restrooms will be closed to the public until further notice. We will not be hosting events or workshops at this time.

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

The Writer’s Block continues to encourage use of our online store, and will continue to offer curbside pickup and free media-mail shipping on any order over $20.

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

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.

PUZZLES Browse our selection of both traditional and unusual jigsaw puzzles—ideal for passing time at home with family and friends. 

Our full range of jigsaw puzzles is browsable here.