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Sundial Books, your independent, locally owned bookstore on Chincoteague Island, is celebrating its 10th season in business!  Thanks to artist and good friend Erick Sahler for designing a great print to commemorate this milestone. Our shelves include an eclectic mix of new and used books, local favorites and unexpected treasures. We also have a great selection of gifts and local art as well as new and used music CD's. Stop in and browse! If the book is still in print but not on our shelves, we can order it for you.

 



Do your holiday shopping online at Sundial Books!
Save time and travel and let us send your favorite reads to friends and family. Please order by Dec. 18 to ensure delivery by Christmas. 

 

It's time to Shop Small!  Small Business Saturday is November 25 and small businesses all over the country are open for your holdiay shopping. Support local businesses and let your spending support your community. 

 

Holiday Book Signings on Small Business Saturday! 

 

Learn about Clamming, chat about Chincoteague history and pick up a signed copy of Clamming on Chincoteague & More by Bobby Umphlett and Albert J. Casiero from 10:30am - 12:30pm.    

 

 

 

 

Meet photographer/author Mark Hendricks at Sundial Books from 3:00 - 5:00pm to sign copies of his beautiful book: Natural Wonders of Assateague. Makes a great gift for anyone who loves Assateague or nature. 

 

HOT OFF THE PRESS! 

  NEW! By Jim Duffy, author of Eastern Shore Road Trips
  
  
The inspiring, true-life stories of the Underground Railroad come alive for our times in Tubman Travels: 32 Underground Railroad Journeys on Delmarva. 
   Stop in and pick up a copy or purchase online

 

 

 

 

 

 
    

     Erik Sahler Digital Reproductions of his popular serigraphs are now available in an 8 x 10 size for $35 or $45. Perfect for gift-giving or small spaces! 

 

 

   

We now carry Denik Journals and Sketchbooks! Denik gathers artists from around the world to design images for their journals and sketchbooks. Proceeds from the sale of books helps build schools and support artists.  Stop in and pick one up!  

 

 


 Thanks to Best of Virginia for naming Sundial as one of the top ten bookstores in the Commonwealth (#5!!).  
Read the article and find out about the other nine winners. 
 

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