The Roar-Shack Bookstore and Art Gallery

Book Store in Louisville
2044 Frankfort Avenue, Louisville, KYOpening at 10:00 AMOpen today until 8:00 PMOpening at 1:00 PM tomorrowOpening at 1:00 PMOpen today until 5:00 PMOpening at 10:00 AM on TuesdayOpening at 10:00 AM tomorrowOpen today until 7:00 PMSorry, we're closed
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Posted on Mar 29, 2018

We are always looking for better ways to serve our customers. As you know, our phone provider has been less than reliable. We are happy to inform you that we have a new provider, but with it came a new number. You can reach us at (502) 438-4891

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Grinch at the Roar-Shack!

Dec 9, 2017 – Dec 10, 2017

This weekend we have a special guest - THE GRINCH! He will be reading his story about how he stole Christmas, and some other tales as well. Both Saturday and Sunday he will be available and we will have four whole rooms of books for you to look through. Find something for yourself as the days get...

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Author Signing - THE LEXPEDITION

Nov 17, 2017 – Nov 17, 2017

Lex Latkovski will share some of his favorite stories & photos from his adventurous travels around the world, as featured in his book: The Lexpedition

"One man's quest to explore the world, meet amazing people, overcome obstacles, discover his true self, and have a...

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About us

We have a broad selection of used and new books, including books from Line by Lion Publications, a local publishing house. We also host an art gallery of digital art, photography, and paintings from  TLJonline.

Come meet the owners, the shop dog, Hagrid, and all of the fun guests and authors that come for special events and signings.

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2044 Frankfort Avenue
Louisville, KY 40206
United States

Business Hours

Tue:10:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Wed:10:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Thu:10:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Fri:10:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Sat:10:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Sun:1:00 – 5:00 PM