Store Hours:

Sunday - 12-3
Monday - closed

Tuesday - 12-5
Wednesday - 12-5
Thursday - 12-5
Friday - 12-6
Saturday - 12-5



We have updated our store policy during the Covid-19/Coronavirus outbreak. We will continue the store hours below and we have updated our policy for our customers wanting to come in for in-store shopping. As this is an evolving situation we will strive to keep you updated on any and all changes.


Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 12pm-5pm

Friday 12pm-6pm

Saturday 12pm-5pm

Sunday 12pm-3pm

Monday Closed


During these hours we will only be permitting 10 customers in the store at a time. Those wishing to come into the store must be wearing a mask and abide by proper social distancing guidelines the best they can. The bathroom and kids play area are closed at this time. Additionally we are doing the best to keep the store clean, so please be patient if we’re closed to customers for a few minutes so we can clean/disinfect or put on gloves and a mask.

We are now accepting used books for store credit on Tuesday-Thursday.  Please contact store prior to bringing your books in.

We are very excited to announce we now have online shopping available!  Just click the "My Store" button to your left under the picture of the store to see what we have in stock.  If there is something you want but don't see, we can place an order for you with options available for shipping, delivery, curbside or make an appointment to pick up instore.

We will continue to offer on-line gift cards, curbside pick-up and shipping as well during this time. If you have any questions or need additional accommodations please call 540-712-7941 or email us at  For online gift cards, click here: 


Thanks for your cooperation and stay safe!

-The Book Dragon Staff

Our Story

We're a local and veteran-owned, independent new bookstore  in Staunton, VA! Our inventory is new books with a select section of used books. We opened on Friday, July 5th, and can't wait to help supply the best books to everyone in the area. We opened with the hope of creating a welcoming and fun space in the downtown area. Our shelves are filled with books in hopes you will find your next favorite read. We can't wait to meet you and welcome to you to The Book Dragon Shop.

Drop by and find a new read or a cherished memory! We have everything from kids books to history books, and related gifts that are perfect for the book lover in your life. We support our local authors with events and our local artisans by carrying their works of art.

We take select used books in on trade and credit.  Please contact us for additional information.

Just a reminder that Parking is FREE at the Johnson Street Parking garage on Friday after 5, Saturday, Sundays and holidays.  

Books in Now
Limited Edition Hardcover includes a signed bookplate with purchase
$5.00 from the sale of each shirt will be donated to the Valley Mission.
Mandel’s wonderful novel (after Station Eleven) follows a brother and sister as they navigate heartache, loneliness, wealth, corruption, drugs, ghosts, and guilt.
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Upcoming Events

At this time we don't have any upcoming events, please check back later.


Thanks for Visiting!


102 W. Beverly Street, Staunton VA 22401

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