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Events Calendar

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Upcoming Events

Tue Oct 06 @06:00PM -
Wine and Words
Thu Oct 08 @02:30PM - 05:30PM
Psychic Readings
Sat Oct 10 @08:00AM - 05:00PM
Iron Man Day
Tue Oct 13 @06:30PM - 07:30PM
Fiction Book Club
Thu Oct 15 @02:30PM - 05:30PM
Psychic Readings
Tue Oct 20 @06:30PM - 08:00PM
Travel Book Club
Thu Oct 22 @02:30PM - 05:30PM
Psychic Readings
Sat Oct 24 @01:00PM - 05:00PM
Self-Publishing Made Easy
Tue Oct 27 @06:00PM - 08:00PM
Just the Facts Book Club
Wed Oct 28 @10:30AM -
Children's Story Time

Welcome to Kona Stories

Book Store

Kona Stories is an independent bookstore located on the Big Island of Hawaii.   Established in 2006 by Brenda McConnell and Joy Vogelgesang, Kona Stories features all genres of books.  Find the latest hard cover, best seller or an old classic, this bookstore is fully stocked with 10,000 titles.  They specialize in Hawaiiana, kids books and whimsical gifts and cards.  Kona Stories offers a unique consignment program for local, self-published writers who need an opportunity to market their work. Kona Stories is also an elite dealer for Woodstock Chimes.


Now located in the Historical Keauhou

Shopping Center on Ali'i Drive

Readers of every genre come and enjoy this Kona treasure which features many book clubs, writers groups, workshops and author events each week. Not to be missed is the fabulous ocean view and the Hawaiian cultural events in our courtyard at Keauhou Shopping Center.   Curl up on comfy chairs and pet a cat.  Come talk story with the owners who are in the shop everyday.


Store Hours Are:

Monday - Friday 10 AM - 6 PM

Saturday 10 AM - 5 PM
Sunday 10AM - 4 PM

Open later during courtyard events and most Tuesday evenings.

Closed some Holidays.

For more information you can
call us at 808-324-0350 or
e-mail us at  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .



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