Curious Cup carries books for children of all ages including: board books, picture books, beginning chapter books, star war books, graphic novels, series books and books for young adults. We do carry a limited selection of adult fiction, cookbooks, gardening, local floral and fauna, and local travel. If you can not find what you are looking for on our shelves, we will be happy to order in any book that piques your interest! We love our local authors and have numerous local books. Look to our calendar of events to see what fun events we have coming up! We keep our used books outside, so you can browse through them anytime. Come by, stop in, and say hello. We want to help you find the perfect book just waiting for you.
In addition to books, Curious Cup has journals, cards, art supplies, and fun eclectic gifts for kids of all ages. The store proudly displays art throughout the store of local artists.
We are your local independent community bookstore and we look forward to putting a book in your hand.
On the heels of press reports that Amazon has drastically lowered the price on many hardcover titles, on Monday, July 29, the Board of Directors of the American Booksellers Association and CEO Oren Teicher criticized President Obama’s decision to hold his jobs speech this week at an Amazon facility in Tennessee. In a letter to the President, they called the choice of venue “greatly misguided” and explained that Amazon’s business practices have cost the country far more jobs than they have created. - See more at: http://www.bookweb.org/news/aba-criticizes-president%E2%80%99s-choice-venue-jobs-speech#sthash.45hTh2l5.dpuf
The Justice Project initiates A Book of My Own© program and donates books to over 300 children in need throughout the Santa Barbara County.