Upcoming Events at Room

Gregory Lee Renz, author of Beneath the Flames

Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 6:00pm

Greg Renz event

A Night of Poetry With Oliver Baez Bendorf & Jennifer Nelson

Friday, September 20, 2019 - 6:00pm

Renny Golden, author of The Music of Her Rivers

Monday, September 23, 2019 - 6:00pm

Renny Golden event

David Milofsky, author of A Milwaukee Inheritance

Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 6:00pm

Carrie Schonhoff, author of The Liminal Space

Friday, September 27, 2019 - 6:00pm

J.F. Riordan, author of Reflections on a Life in Exile

Monday, September 30, 2019 - 6:00pm

Riordan event photo

Paddy Hirsch, journalist & author of Hudson's Kill

Wednesday, October 2, 2019 - 6:00pm

Hirsch event photo

Laura Eve Engel, author of Things That Go

Thursday, October 3, 2019 - 6:00pm

Feminist Faculty Book Party 2019

Friday, October 4, 2019 - 6:00pm

Feminist Faculty 2019 photo

Tracey Phillips, author of Best Kept Secrets

Tuesday, October 8, 2019 - 6:00pm

Tracey Phillips event

Introducing Libro.fm!

Audiobook Memberships are now available at A Room of One's Own!

Powered by our audiobook partner Libro.fm, your first month is $0.99 and then $14.99 per month. The monthly fee equates to one audiobook credit which you can use at anytime, for any of the 70,000+ audiobooks available on our Libro.fm site. You can easily listen on any device (phone, tablet, PC) as all Libro.fm audiobooks are DRM-free.

About Us

A Room of One's Own Bookstore has been a fixture in downtown Madison, Wisconsin since 1975. Our current location is 315 W Gorham St., Madison WI 53703.

A Room of One's Own is an independent, local bookstore: Room offers a wide selection of current and classic fiction, nonfiction, periodicals, graphic novels, local interest titles, gifts, greeting cards. We also have strong children's and young adult, women's studies and LGBT fiction and nonfiction sections.

Room's feminist community: We are proud to be a central part of Madison's women's community, and our roots in Madison's feminist community go deep. Our store has given us the opportunity to provide a meeting place, event forum, and safe space. We are happy to host community events. If your small book or discussion group would like to use our community room to meet, please call ahead to check availability at 608-257-7888 or email at roomreadings@gmail.com

Web Orders and e-books: We are happy to be able to offer e-books, digital audiobooks through Libro.fm and web orders for in-store pickup or mail delivery through our website! Please note that our website does not reflect our in-store stock: please call us at (608) 257-7888 to find out if we have the title (new or used) that you would like.

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