Long distance shopping options galore!

For customers who live outside the Pittsburgh area, it must be heartbreaking. Seeing our cool events and our weird sales and All. Those. Tentacles. As...

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An open letter to Last Unicorn fans from Chris Rickert

I was eight when The Last Unicorn came out in theaters. I’m surprised my parents took me to see it, I’d already been removed, screaming, from Disney...

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Pins for the People

We have started selling hand-inked pins made on recycled encyclopedia pages for $2 each. If you see pins you want, you can email is at info@rickertandbeaglebooks.com...

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Two monthly craft events, free and open to everyone!

Every *other* Tuesday night we host a social night for crafters. Bring your own work-in-progress (we have some table space available if you need it) or...

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A visit from Littsburgh

We were thrilled to get a visit from Littsburgh on Indie Bookstore Day. Check out the gorgeous video they shot!! 

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Give Us Your Books

We’ve been getting more questions lately about book donations. So here’s a quick guide to giving us your books. -If you want to trade your...

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New schedule for spring and a day off!

We’ve changed our store hours to reflect our busier and slower days, plus Chris’ very busy schedule outside the store. We’re still flexible...

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Enter a Realm of Horror…

We’re headed to Horror Realm! (www.horrorrealmcon.com) The store will be open Friday, Saturday and Sunday, but there will be no trader present. We...

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Happy Martin Luther King day!

We’re going to be closed on Monday, January 16th. Normal hours resume on Tuesday, January 17th While we know that most people don’t get to...

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3 Day SALE!

Friday 10 – 7 Saturday 10 – 7 Sunday 10 – 6 (special hours for the sale!) Help us clear space and thin our shelves before inventory....

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