Get Cozy at Gottwals!
Cozy mysteries, also referred to simply as “cozies,” is a subgenre of crime fiction in which the mayhem is downplayed or treated humorously. If you’re interested in sampling some cozies, these authors in our fiction aisles will get you off to a good start: Susan Wittig Albert, M.C. Beaton, Laura Childs, Mary Daheim, Leslie Meier, Patricia Sprinkle, and Peggy Webb.
Spotlight: Gottwals Books in Perry
Located on Carroll Street downtown, Gottwals Books in Perry offers a selection of books from all our genres. As with other locations, the Perry store accepts trades, buys back textbooks, and can special order new and hard-to-find books for you. By popular demand, this location offers a full selective of Melissa & Doug toys. In keeping with downtown Perry tradition, this store is closed on Mondays. Store hours are 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday.
Large Fruit Basket Jumbo Knob Puzzle
This extra-thick wooden puzzle includes eight colorful, fruit-shaped pieces, each with a jumbo wooden knob that is easy for toddlers to grasp. Full-color, matching pictures appear underneath each piece. A perfect puzzle for one-year-olds as they develop hand-eye coordination, fine motor skills, visual perception skills and beginning vocabulary!