November Events!


Tuesday, November 20th, 6:00PM


Kenneth Womack is a world-renowned authority on the Beatles and their enduring cultural influence. His latest book project involves a two-volume, full-length biography devoted to famed Beatles producer Sir George Martin.

Ken will deliver his presentation entitled “Yeah! Yeah! Yeah!: The Evolving Artistry of the Beatles.” A book-signing for Sound Pictures: The Life of Beatles Producer George Martin (The Later Years, 1966-2016) will follow the presentation.


Advance Sales for Ina Garten Event!

The Penguin Bookshop is excited to announce we will be the official bookseller for
Ina Garten's visit to Heinz Hall on Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 7:30PM.

Use the password PENGUIN and get first dibs on great seats! This special pre-sale takes place from Tuesday, November 13th 10am through Thursday, November 15th 10pm, before the public on-sale date.  You must use the link below to access tickets:
We'll be selling a limited number of signed copies of the Barefoot Contessa's new book Cook Like a Pro in the lobby the evening of the event.

The Penguin Bookshop will not be selling tickets to the event.


Welcome to the Penguin!

About Us

Since 1929, the Penguin Bookshop has been a fixture in the heart of Sewickley, Pennsylvania.  Though having been located in various storefronts throughout town over the years, the Penguin has been kept alive through the loyalty of its customers and the passion of its booksellers. Located just 20 minutes outside of both Pittsburgh and the Pittsburgh International Airport, it remains one of the local and regional community's greatest treasures. 

We offer an extensive collection of new books for all ages, as well as journals, cards, newspapers, and magazines. We're proud to be a vibrant part of the Sewickley community and a great literary resource for the Pittsburgh region.

Here on our website, you can check out our store events, sign up for our newsletter, or just read up about us while browsing a wide selection of books we can order for you.

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