Children’s Book Week!

Calling all book lovers, treasure hunters, and puzzle solvers! It’s Children’s Book Week and all over the country bookstores and libraries are hosting Book Scavenger Hunts. The winning puzzlers will get gift cards and signed books. See each location for rules and prizing details. Check out the list below to find out where you can join the hunt!

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Bay Books (partnering with Coronado Middle School)

1029 Orange Avenue

Coronado, CA  92118

Wednesday, May 4th


Book Passage

51 Tamal Vista Blvd.,

Corte Madera, CA 94925

Saturday, May 7th starting at 11 AM


Branches Books            

40282 Highway 41, Suite 14 Oakhurst,

CA 93644  CA      

Monday, May 2nd – Friday, May 6th from 3-4 PM


Folio Books

3957 24th Street,

San Francisco, CA 94114

Saturday, May 7th at 2 PM



New Castle Public Library

424 Delaware St

New Castle, DE 19720

Saturday, May 7th at 11 AM



Writer’s Block Bookstore          

124 E. Welbourne Ave.

Winter Park, FL 32789  

Saturday, May 7th at 10 AM



Anderson’s Bookshop

5112 Main St.

Downers Grove, IL 60515

Saturday, May 7th at 2 PM


Barbara’s Bookstore   

810 Village center Dr,

Burr Ridge IL 60527

Saturday, May 7th at 2 PM



Dubois Branch Library

5506 E Main St.

Dubois, IN 47527

Saturday, May 7th from 10 AM to noon



Silver Lake Library

203 Railroad

Silver Lake, KS

Thursday, May 5th from 5:30-7:00 PM


Watermark Books & Cafe         

4701 E. Douglas,

Wichita, KS 67218        

Saturday, May 7th at 11:30 AM



Octavia Books

513 Octavia St.

New Orleans LA 70115

Saturday, May 7th at 9 AM



Children’s Book Cellar

52 Main St

Waterville, ME 04901

Friday, May 6th at  4 PM




Curious Iguana  

12 North Market Street,

Frederick MD 21701  

Saturday, May 7th from 11 AM – 4 PM



An Open Book   

209 Jefferson St S,

Wadena, MN 56482  

Saturday, May 7th from 1 PM – 5 PM


Red Balloon Bookshop

891 Grand Ave,

St Paul, MN 55105

Saturday, May 7th at 12 PM



The Book House, St. Louis        

7352 Manchester Rd,

St. Louis, MO 63143         

Saturday, May 7th at 10 AM


Downtown Book & Toy

125 East High Street

Jefferson City, MO 65101   

Saturday, May 7th at 10 AM


Trails Regional Library

1008 Main Street

Lexington, MO 64067

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New York

Colgate Bookstore       

3 Utica Street

Hamilton NY 13346          

Tuesday, May 3rd from 2 PM – 5 PM



The Learned Owl Book Shop

204 N. Main St.,

Hudson, OH   

Saturday, May 7th at 1 PM



Tattered Corners New & Used Bookstore         

247 Chestnut St,

Meadville, PA 16335

Thursday, May 5th at 3 PM


South Carolina

Joe’s Place Bookstore & More

640 South Main Street Suite 101-B

Greenville, SC 29601 SC       

Saturday, May 7th at 3 PM


The Storybook Shoppe

41 Calhoun St Unit A,

Bluffton, SC 29910

Friday, May 6th, from 4 PM to 5 PM




226 Locust St

Hudson, WI 54016

Tuesday, May 3rd at 4 PM


Tribeca GalleryCafe & Books

401 E. Main St.,

Watertown WI 53094

May 2nd-May 8th



Hooray for Books!

1555 King Street

Alexandria, VA 22314

Saturday, May 7th at 11 AM


Winchester Book Gallery          

185 North Loudoun Street,

Winchester, VA 22601         

Saturday, May 7th from 2 PM – 5 PM