When you are looking for a book in des moines, this is the best place to check out.The owner suggested some awesome books for my baby girl, and they will be family keepsakes forever. this is a true local spot, born and raised in des moines. the owner knows a lot about books and happening in and arond des moines, for instance he told me about 'story-time' for babies! he knows what is up! don't hesitate to stop in, if he doesnt have what you are looking for, he will find it for you!