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Bookstore For Sale

Copperfish Books is FOR SALE

If you’ve ever wanted to own and run a bookstore, don’t miss this opportunity to acquire Copperfish Books - a full-service, thriving business located in downtown Punta Gorda! Copperfish Books has been a fixture in the heart of Punta Gorda for over 10 years, offering new and used books, gifts and literary events for our community’s book lovers and visitors. The current owners, Cathy Graham and Serena Wyckoff, plan to move on to new adventures, and so are seeking new owners to continue this beloved independent bookstore into the future.

The key ingredients that will contribute to the success of a new owner are all in place: a loyal and vibrant customer base; an excellent reputation in our community and in the publishing world; a dedicated, experienced staff; the technology tools to remain current and effective; and a beautiful environment that appeals to many types of customers. In addition, the owners are willing to share with the new owner the necessary knowledge and resources to ensure a smooth transition. Until the sale, the bookstore remains open for business as usual.

If you are passionate about books, love people, want to be of service, and understand what it takes to operate a retail store, this may be the opportunity for you! To learn more about this business prospect, please contact Cathy at