Salutations! (Which is a fancy way of saying hello)

Open since 2008, Mockingbird Books is a primarily children's bookstore specializing in knowledgeable, friendly service. We provide storytimes, author and illustrator events, frequent buyer rewards, specialty book-ordering, reading programs and much more. Like any mom & pop store, we appreciate our local community and work hard to give back.

Our hours are:

  • Monday: 9am-7pm
  • Tuesday: 9am-7pm
  • Wednesday: 9am-7pm
  • Thursday: 9am-7pm
  • Friday: 9am-7pm
  • Saturday: 9am-7pm
  • Sunday: Closed
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Upcoming Events

Not Just Children's Books

Though we specialize in children's literature, we carry a variety of bestselling grown-up titles as well! If we don't carry your preferred title, we are able to order in just about any book to the store.

Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association

Mockingbird Books is a proud member of the Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association. Through partnering with authors, librarians, publishers and other local bookstores, we keep current with book industry trends.

Page Ahead

Page ahead is a Seattle-based organization which promotes children's literacy in the state of Washington. Each year, Mockingbird Books supports this goal with volunteer hours, funds and donated books. Find out how you can help by visiting their website.