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Our Story

Books & Bards is an online literary apparel, accessories,

and independent book store.

Welcome passionate book lovers, poets, and scribes.

Lit to Live By



Books & Bards was founded in 2016 on January 19-Edgar A. Poe's birthday. You'll find our products on Amazon, Etsy,, and at The Poe Museum and book festivals.

We specialize in classics and literary themes. We also sell new books and other merchandise through our Random House, Penguin Classics, Simon & Schuster, and Scholastic accounts.

Parent Company: Classic Booklovers, LLC

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To promote the magic of reading through books, art, and fashion.

Happy Kids with Books