Downtown stores to join in bookstore day celebration

Three downtown Grand Junction bookstores plan to join in a national celebration of Independent Bookstore Day on April 28.

Crystal Books and Gifts at 439 Main St., Grand Valley Books at 350 Main St. and Out West Books at 533 Main St. will offer specials and discounts.

The stores also will offer passports. Customers who have their passports stamped at all three stores will receive a $5 discount off any purchase over $25 until May 31.

For more information, call Crystal Books and Gifts at 242-5181, Grand Valley Books at 424-5437 or Out West Books at 986-8086.