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Welcome, Gentle Readers, to glorious autumn at Selkie Books of Rock Hall!
We are celebrating with a new trim for the trumpet vines, mulching the beds, and more fall yard & tree work! Selkie shortly will put up a new wreath, with mums to come soon! 🎺🌻🧡
Here’s our fresh new mermaid flag,...

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Morning has broken like the first morning
Blackbird has spoken like the first bird
Praise for the singing, praise for the morning
Praise for them springing fresh from the world
—Cat Stevens/Eleanor Farjeon 1931

A new month begins, Gentle Readers, full of fresh promise in our beautiful corner of ...

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Happy April Sunshine & Showers, Dear Gentle Readers!

Selkie Books has new Open Days and Hours for this beautiful month! 🌸🌱🌝☂️🌧

• SATURDAYS In the Bookstore Noon-6:00 p.m.
• SUNDAYS In the Art & Rare Books Cottage 1:00-5:00-ish p.m.
• WEEKDAYS & EVENINGS By Appointment
• Plus “Catch As Catc...

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Friday, February 19th - SELKIE WILL BE CLOSED TODAY FOR SNOW & ICE! 🥶❄️We’ll have the parking area cleared by tomorrow, 2/20 for the “Art Show at the Cottage!” Noon-6, and look forward to seeing you here and then!💕📚🧜‍♀️

Art Show at Undine’s Cottage

Feb 20, 2021 – Feb 20, 2021

“Art At Undine’s Cottage” - EASTERN SHORE ART SHOW: Robert D Lasus - Photography; Wendy Parsons Abbott - Acrylics; James Rankin Schroeder, Tara Moore, and Robert Kennedy Abbett - “Labrador” Prints; Joyce Teat Dalto - Miniature & Mermaid Acrylics

We hope you’ll soon venture out to Selkie Books of Rock Hall to “make a Blind Date With A Book”; pick a February Birthday Author’s classic book; select a wonderful Valentine Book Gift Basket; catch a great deal from Selkie’s 50% off book bargains in the Little Red Wagon; or grab a super discounte...

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HAPPY NEW YEAR, Dear Gentle Readers! Wishing you a great new 2021 full of good health, safety, love, friendship, and fun adventures!

Selkie starts off the brave new year with new Winter Hours! Beginning Thursday, January 7th, we will be Open in the Bookstore every Thursday and Friday from Noon-...

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Merry Christmas, dear Gentle Readers! Selkie wishes you beautiful holiday times with your loved ones - full of Peace and Joy and Hope.

We’ll be open Boxing Day and Kwanzaa - Saturday, December 26, Noon - 6 p.m., for those who’d like to come use their Selkie Gift Certificates, or just happily br...

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Hello! Selkie Books is offering Gentle Readers pre-packaged Holiday Book Gift Baskets for easy, safe holiday shopping - you may pick out & pay by phone, then drop by for contactless pick up!

Gentle Readers also are welcome to pop into the bookstore and Undine’s Cottage to browse safely as we con...

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Rock Hall, MD 21661
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