Stack of books at the bookshop

How to Have a Magical Afternoon at A Book for All Seasons

There’s nothing quite like the feeling of cracking open the spine of a new book. During your next trip to Washington state, don’t miss your chance to visit A Book for All Seasons, one of Leavenworth’s well-loved hidden treasures. You’ll love getting lost in the stacks. If you’re looking for more things to do while you’re here, access your free copy of our Leavenworth Vacation Guide. Inside, you’ll find recommendations on the best places to shop, eat, and explore in the area.

What Will You Discover at A Book for All Seasons?

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A Book for All Seasons is one of our favorite shops in downtown Leavenworth, WA. Read on to find out why this independent bookstore has such a special place in our hearts.

About A Book for All Seasons

Leavenworth, WA, is an enchanting German village located at the foot of the Cascade Mountains. One of the town’s best-kept secrets is A Book for All Seasons, an independent bookseller on Front Street. Few tourists know about the bookstore nestled underneath the Innsbrucker Inn.

Step inside and explore hundreds of books from every genre under the sun. Browse to your heart’s content, or check out the current staff picks. A Book for All Seasons also publishes their own Top 10 Books list each month. The store is open seven days a week, from 9 a.m. – 8 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and 9 a.m. – 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday.


A Book for All Seasons is proud to host a variety of events for book lovers each month. From author talks to book signings to book-themed extravaganzas, there’s always something exciting going on for avid readers in Leavenworth. Earlier in the year, ABFAS even sponsored a local talk by New York Times bestselling author Tara Westover about her book Educated.

More Can’t-Miss Shops to Visit

If you’re in need of a little retail therapy, Leavenworth is the perfect spot for you. From fabulous boutiques to holiday gift shops, our Bavarian village has got it all. Bring home some some artisanal cheeses from The Cheesemonger. 

Check out our blog post on the best shopping in Leavenworth, WA, for more recommendations.

Settle in With a Good Book at Pine River Ranch

Natapoc Suite Fireplace

After you’ve filled your bags with new reads at A Book for All Seasons, retreat to your room at Pine River Ranch for a relaxing evening. Get cozy by the rock-faced fireplace in our Natapoc Suite and spend the night getting lost in the pages of a book. Slip on a soft velour robe after a soak in the jetted tub before curling up in the pine bed’s comfy sheets. Every morning, enjoy a hand-delivered, piping hot breakfast from the privacy of the suite’s gorgeous back deck. It doesn’t get any better than this.

Don’t wait; browse our romantic accommodations and start planning your getaway now!