Brown University

All events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.
Bookstore Location:

244 Thayer Street at Angell Street
Providence, RI
(401) 863-3168

Please contact us if you are unable to attend an event but would like an autographed book. We will do our best to accomodate your request at the
author's and publisher's discretion.

Story Time twice a week!
Story Time every Thursday and Saturday

Thursdays at 2:00 p.m. 
Saturdays at 11:00 a.m.

Get ready for a reading adventure!

Join us for a story on Thursday or Saturday (or possibly both) in our new Children's Section on the mezzanine level (2nd floor) of the bookstore.




IndieBound Kids' Next List
Caldecott Medal & Honors Books
Newbery Medal & Honors Books 

Tuesday. August 21st at 7:00pm
The Brown Bookstore and Robin Kall Present
Point Street Reading Series - August

Popular radio host and book enthusiast, Robin Kall, in conjunction with the Brown Bookstore, welcomes readers to the Point Street Reading Series on the third Tuesday of each month.  The series is open to the public and takes place at Alchemy, located at 71 Richmond Street (2nd Floor); Providence, RI.  Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the event runs from 7pm-9p.m.

Tuesday, August 21st features distinguished authors:






  • Kevin O’Brien, author of Fly Girls
  • Mara Altman, author of Gross Anatomy
  • Andrew Martin, author of Early Work
  • Mike Stanton, author of Unbeaten

Each author will read for 15 minutes from their work. There will be a short break with time for conversation and refreshments. Brown University Bookstore will have books available for purchase and autographing.