12419 Cedar Rd, Cleveland Heights, OH 44106
(216) 791-2665

Store Hours:

Tuesday and Wednesday, 10 am – 6 pm

Thursday and Friday, 10 am – 8 pm

Saturday, 10 am – 6 pm

Sunday and Monday, closed

 

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Appletree Books

Appletree Books, an independent bookstore established in 1975, offers an eclectic, well curated selection of new book titles in multiple genres for both children and adults. The store is located in the Cedar Fairmount neighborhood at 12419 Cedar Road in the historic Heights Center building, up the hill from Cleveland’s University Circle. We are proud to be celebrating our 41st year in our original location.

We seek to offer books that transport readers to other places, both visually and verbally, and aim to introduce beautifully illustrated and interesting books to our customers.

We feature greeting cards, journals, letterpress cards and notecards in addition to puzzles, bookends, candles and small gift items in an intimate, warm space in the historic Heights Center building.

Product Lines

We are pleased to carry the following:

Caspari greeting cards, notecards and wrapping paper

Cavallini notecards, calendars, wrapping paper and labels

Christine Mauersberger (Lakewood, OH) botanical notecards

DEUXGLASS (Washington) note cards

Gingiber Letterpress (Arkansas) calendars and note cards

Hazelmade (Ohio) notecards and greeting cards

Jamey Christoph (Cleveland Heights, OH) prints and postcards

Letterpress Jess (Canton, OH) prints and postcards

Notes and Queries greeting cards

oddball press (Cleveland Heights, OH) notecards

Ornament Letterpress (Shaker Heights, OH) letterpress notecards and flatcards

Paddywax literary collection of candles

Piccolino Designs (Shaker Heights, OH) notecards and postcards

Pomegranate notecards, puzzles and calendars

Rose Iron Works (Cleveland, OH) notecards

Saturn Press (Maine) letterpress greeting cards and notecards

Snow and Graham notecards, greeting cards, memo pads, wrapping paper and calendars (we are the only store in northeast Ohio to carry their products)

Store News

March 2017

With the weather feeling much more like spring than like winter, the warmer temperatures always seem to bring “orange barrel” season and construction.  So, get set for the Cedar Road repavement and the streetscape upgrade for the Cedar Fairmount neighborhood!  This very large project begins in two weeks, and when completed in October we will be the beneficiaries of new lighting, planters, sidewalk seating and trees. We will try to keep you updated as to the timeline and progress, and we hope you will feel free to contact us with any questions or concerns you might have.  During the road resurfacing we would like to encourage you to use our back entrance to minimize inconvenience. Free weekend parking will be available when the project commences; remember, we have a two-story parking deck behind the store!

 – Lynn

Store Window

Our store window and exhibit wall this month feature the work of Cleveland Heights artists: Jeremy Tugeau and Ruby Tugeau. The artists have scenes of Cleveland Heights, the Shaker Lakes, Doan Brook, and other locations on display

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CUSTOMER REVIEWS

“I will have to come back and spend more time. You have some wonderful books!”

“I really wouldn’t know what to read without you!”

“Appletree Books is one of the reasons we live here in Cleveland Heights!”

Appletree Books is located in the Cedar Fairmount neighborhood at 12419 Cedar Road, in the historic Heights Center Building, in the same block as Starbucks, one block east of Nighttown, and directly across the street from the Firestone Service Center. Contact us at (216) 791-2665 or fill out the form below to ask a question or to order a book.

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Book Groups are a great way to read good books, learn about new authors, and meet new friends! Appletree Books hosts several Book Groups throughout the year. Led by knowledgeable facilitators, our groups are designed to introduce you to great books in an informal setting that is fun and informative.

Groups typically meet for 60-90 minutes once a month. The books we will be discussing are announced in advance. We meet in the store or at another location in the Cedar Fairmount neighborhood.

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