Store hours:
   Monday - Friday 11:00 am- 5:00 pm
   Saturday 11:00 am- 4:00 pm

We continue to take phone and e-mail orders and we are happy to be your personal shopper if you are not able to come to the store. We are happy to mail books for you.

NEW! Video tour of our bookstore, courtesy of Discover with Miss Dina

Holiday Schedule

Thanksgiving:  Closed Thursday & Friday, November 23-24, 2023.

Christmas/New Year:  Closed Sunday, December 24, 2023 thru Monday, January 1, 2024.

Petunia's Store Petunia's Place is the Central Valley's independent bookstore. For more than 30 years it has been recognized for its outstanding collection of books for children and young adults. Now, to that superb collection, the store has added space for adult books as well. The staff is happy to order any books customers are looking for.

Petunia's Place Bookstore offers special events and author signings throughout the year.

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Featured Events

Storytime and Puppet Show
Saturday, October 7, 2023 @ 11:00 am

Join Ms. Porter and guest author Lea Maryanova for fun storytime theme "Animals, Animals, Animals".

Call (559) 438-1561 for more information.

Hispanic Heritage Celebration
Saturday, October 14, 2023 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Join authors Margarita Engle and Mikki Hernandez for Hispanic Heritage Celebration program.

Call (559) 438-1561 for more information.

Saturday, October 21, 2023 @ 11:00 am

Join Ms. Porter for "Halloween" storytime.

Call (559) 438-1561 for more information.

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Featured Items

Middle Grade Chapter Books

photoOur pick of delightful middle grade chapter books recently arrived in our store.

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