Storyhouse Bookpub is a new kind of bookstore in Des Moines, Iowa bringing books and people together.


Thursday & Friday: 11am – 6pm

Saturday: 10am – 6pm

storytime at 11am

Sunday: 10am – 4pm

505 East. Grand Avenue, Suite #102.

Storyhouse has settled into a storefront in the East Village next to Raygun!

Stay Up to Date on Upcoming Storyhouse Events

Join Storyhouse in learning about the delicious and sometimes nefarious history of Iowa Supper Clubs from DSM author Megan Bannister on Saturday, October 2 at 6pm in Raygun’s mezzanine. We’ll be enjoying wine¬† from our neighbors at the Purveyor in honor of quintessential midwest dining culture while Megan walks us through the fascinating history of Iowa supper clubs.

Swing by our miniature children’s bookstore inside MoMere in Valley Junction.

We love working with other locally-owned small businesses to build bookish experiences and miniature bookstores all over the city.

Local poet, William Bortz’s poetry collection for sale at one of our partner locations, DreiBerge Coffee in the East Village

For now, keep an eye on our social media to stay up to date on upcoming events, pop-ups, shopping events, and bookish get-togethers.

Are you a local small business with an idea to collaborate? A bookworm with questions? A teacher looking for bookstore support? Don’t hesitate to reach out! We’re here for you.