Black Dog Books offers personalized services in historic Zionsville, IN (just 3 miles northwest of Indianapolis).

We look for hard to find books for you. We carry general stock, literature, poetry, mystery, religion, philosophy, psychology, children’s books, history, science, nature, gardening, dog books, Indiana, cookbooks, fine bindings, art, photography, architecture, humor, biography, sports and domestic arts.

Our friendly and reliable staff is always there to assist you in all your needs. We also offer greeting cards, journals, antiquarian maps, bookends and artwork.

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Learn More About Black Dog Books:

  • Quality used and rare books sold
  • Buying libraries and collections
  • Book repairs
  • Book searches
  • Selected new books
  • Books by local authors
  • Monthly book group
  • Annual book sale

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Upcoming Events

  • Sat
    30
    Mar
    2019

    ROSALEEN CROWLEY - "POINT OF REFLECTION" BOOK SIGNING

    2:00 - 4:00PMBlack Dog Books, 115 S. Main Street, Zionsville, IN

    Join us for Rosaleen Crowley's book signing event 2-4 pm on Saturday, March 30th.  Rosaleen's second book of poems and paintings, Point of Reflection, describes her Irish homeland and the city of Carmel, Indiana where she now lives.  Poems of Irish history as well as the beautiful land and seascapes are complemented with uplifting, airy fresh ocean, hill and skyscape paintings which invite us to contemplate our own journeys and life experiences.  Rosaleen will make some remarks at 2:30.  Refreshments will be served.  Please call 317-733-1747 to reserve your copy.

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

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  • Sun
    28
    Apr
    2019

    KITE DAY!

    12:00 - 3:00PMZionsville Boys & Girls Club West

    Come fly a kite with us!  Zionsville's annual KITE DAY is 12-3pm, SUNDAY, APRIL 28th.

    Bring a picnic, your family and friends and kites.  It's $2 per person and $5 per family.  All proceeds benefit the Boys & Girls Clubs of Zionsville.

    The rain date is the following Sunday, May 5th  - same time and place.  If you have any questions, please contact Black Dog Books at 317-733-1747.

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  • Sat
    18
    May
    2019

    CAROL MICHEL'S "SEEDED & SODDED" GARDEN BOOK SIGNING

    1:00 - 3:00PMBlack Dog Books, 115 S. Main Street, Zionsville, IN

    Black Dog Books is thrilled to welcome back Carol Michel on Saturday, May 18th, 1-3pm, with her 3rd book, Seeded and Sodded, which completes a trifecta of collections of humorous essays about her passion, gardening.  Carol has a horticultural degree from Purdue, does public speaking and blogging about gardening.  She collects antique gardening books and has perhaps the world's largest collection of garden hoes. Both beginning and seasoned gardeners will enjoy Carol's memorable musings presented in short bites that are easy to read in between planting, pruning and watering your own gardens.  Come join us for a good thyme!  Carol will make a few remarks at 1:30.  Refreshments will be served.  The event is free.  You may call (317)733-1747 to reserve your copy.

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