Events

July 4
Closed

July 14, 1-2pm
Lois McMaster Bujold
[Bujold books]

September 3
Closed

 

Uncle Hugo's Science Fiction Bookstore
Uncle Edgar's Mystery Bookstore

2864 Chicago Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55407


Uncle Hugo's
The oldest independent science fiction bookstore in America. Founded in 1974.
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Phone:
612-824-6347

Fax: 612-827-6394

E-mail: UncleHugo@aol.com

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Store Hours
New hours as of January 2016:
10am-7pm   Monday-Friday
10am-6pm   Saturday
Noon-5pm    Sunday

Uncle Edgar's
The biggest assortment of mystery books in the Twin Cities. Founded in 1980.
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Phone:
612-824-9984

Fax: 612-827-6394

E-mail: UncleHugo@aol.com


UNCLE EDGAR'S IS HIRING

We are looking for a full-time and/or some part-time people to work at Uncle Edgar's. Applicants should have the following skills:

  • Able to discuss mystery books with customers and make appropriate recommendations
  • Able to lift boxes of books (for example, flats of used mass market paperbacks)
  • Able to alphabetize accurately
  • Basic computer skills
  • Bookstore experience is a plus

Applicants should be fragrance-free: no perfumes, sunscreen, incense, cedar, mothballs, or scented personal care products or detergents.

Starting pay is minimum wage (currently $7.87 per hour, increases to $10.25 per hour as of July 1, 2018).

Employees receive a substantial discount on books.

Send a resume to unclehugo@aol.com or bring it by the store.

PLEASE NOTE:

Effective immediately, parking in the dental office lot is available ONLY on Saturdays and Sundays. If you park there on weekdays, your vehicle may be towed.

Wednesday, July 4
Closed for Independence Day
Saturday, July 14, 1:00-2:00pm
Lois McMaster Bujold will be autographing at Uncle Hugo's.

New title (in stock now): Mira's Last Dance (a novella set in the World of the Five Gods)
[Order signed or personalized Lois McMaster Bujold books]

Monday, September 3
Closed for Labor Day
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Please note: you do not need to create a login and password to use the shopping cart. Instead, when you get to part 3 of the Checkout page, click the 'Check out as a Guest' box.

Parking

Free parking is available all day Saturday and Sunday in the dental office lot next door.

Metered parking (25 cents for 20 minutes) is available in front of the store. Meters are enforced 8am-6pm Monday through Saturday (except for federal holidays). Note the number on the pole you park by, and pay at the box located between the dental office driveway and Popeyes driveway. The box accepts quarters, dollar coins, and credit cards, and prints a receipt that shows the expiration time. Meter parking for vehicles with Disability License Plates or a Disability Certificate is free. (Rates and hours shown are subject to change without notice - the meters are run by the city, not by us.)


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