Jolabokaflod is an Icelandic tradition by which one gifts books and chocolate for Christmas.  Jolabokaflood translates to “Yule Book Flood.”  What could be better than spending some time over the holidays with a new book and chocolate?  Give the gift of Jolabokaflood this year with a customized gift-wrapped book and quality chocolate!

Jolabokaflod book and chocolate gift
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Holiday book gift ideas and guide
Adult and Child Puzzles
Scattered Books Store Hours - Holiday Hours
A Promised Land Book by Barak Obama
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Welcome to

Scattered Books!

We’re your friendly independent bookstore in the village of Chappaqua, NY.  Not just a great bookstore catering to adults and children, we offer a variety of services such as Birthday Parties, Custom Gift Baskets, Online Shopping and BUNNIES!


If you don’t find what you’re looking for on our website, please feel free to get in touch with us at: or 914-529-8013.  

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Birthday Parties

A Scattered Boooks customized birthday party will be an occasion your little one and their friends will be talking about.  Let us help customize the perfect party!