Posts by: Martha

Dr. Suess Purses by Tiffany Claflin

Neighborhood artist Tiffany Claflin made some amazing one-of-a-kind purses out of Dr. Suess books. Check them out! You can buy one at our store. For more (non-Suess) purses from Tiffany…

Got used books?

Here at Folio Books we deal exclusively in new books. But we understand that often once you read a book you are ready to get it out of your house…

2014 Fundraising at Folio Books

This year at Folio Books we had the honor and privilege to raise funds for a variety of worthy organizations. Below is a list of the most excellent organizations we…

Holiday Picks from Folio Books & NCIBA

The holiday season is in full swing and Folio Books is overflowing with wonderful gifts for everyone on your list (including you!). Not sure what to get? Everyone on staff…

Our Very First Teacher Appreciation Day!

We were very excited to host our very first Teacher Appreciation Day here at Folio Books because we think teachers (and librarians of course!) are the best. It was a…

Play Summer Reading Bingo With Us

For San Franciscans, "Summer Reading" is a more flexible concept than for folks in other places. We're as likely to be doing our reading curled up under an afghan on…

We Love Book Groups

Here at Folio Books we love book groups. So much so that we offer a 10% discount anytime you and your book group decide to order 5 or more copies…

What Is Noe Valley Reading?

It is hard to believe, but we have been open for over two months and it has been great! We thought you might be curious what our bestsellers have been…

Why Did Paula Buy A Bookstore?

"When I was growing up my grandfather owned a small restaurant. It was a wonderful place with a lot of regulars and a warm staff who made everyone feel at…