Our Booknook is full of Kauai books and music for you to enjoy!  History, plants, birds, geology, novels and more are there for your reading pleasure.  Looking for music?  We have some of the classics including Uncle Larry Rivera, IZ, Kupaoa and more!

A Kaua'i Reader - The Exotic Literary Heritage of the Garden Island, by Chris Cook

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Great collection of Kauai legends and stories by author Chris Cook.

A Practical Guide To A Luau, by Emmaline White

$30.00 USD

This great locally produced book was written by local author Emmaline White and is a wealth of local knowledge of how to throw a proper Luau. It includes detailed directions and recipes!

Albatross Of Kauai, by Susan Dierker

$20.00 USD

This lovely book chronicle the childhood of a Kauai albatross.  From birth to first flight, join along and follow the adventures of Kaloakulua.

Ask Bethany, by Bethany Hamilton

$9.99 USD

In this book Bethany answers over 200 questions from girls including some real honest and gut-wrenching ones. Bethany's sincere answers reflect her faith, and with some of her favorite Scripture verses, here answers will inspire you, let you into Bethany's heart, and possibly help you with some of your own life questions.

B is for Beach, By Joanna Carolan

$17.95 USD

Local artist and author Joanna F. Carolan has written a series of wonderful children's books.

Back to the Future in the Caves of Kaua'i, by David Burney

$37.00 USD

This informative and entertaining book by David Burney details his adventures in exploring a cave complex that is unique in all of Hawaii. Stored within the cave complex is well preserved information about the ancient ecological makeup of Kauai providing an important view of what types of plants and animals were in the area at different times in history. In...

Be Unsatoppable, by Bethany Hamilton

$16.99 USD

This hardcover book is filled with photos and inspirational thoughts from Bethany that illustrate how her drive and determination inspire her to live her best life as a world-class athlete.

Beaches of Kauai and Niihau, by John R. K. Clark

$22.00 USD

This classic book by John R. K. Clark provides fantastic and detailed information on just about every beach on Kaua'i and Ni'ihau. A must have for any lover of Kauai!

Body & Soul, by Bethany Hamilton

$19.99 USD

In this book Bethany shares her best tips for staying healthy on multiple levels. It has tips for making fitness a fun part of your life, how to build confidence, reach your goals, enjoy healthy foods, think positively and find balance.  It also has a bunch of healthy recipes that she enjoys. Be your fittest self!

Cook 'Em Up Kaua'i Centennial Edition, By The Kauai Historical Society

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This classic book of old time Kauai recipes is a must have for Kauai lovers. Over 100 years of culinary tradition is contained within these pages. Mahalo to The Kauai Historical Society for preserving our rich island heritage!

Crime & Punishment in Hawaii, by Bill Fernandez

$20.00 USD

This latest book by Bill Fernandez is tale of a tumultuous period in Hawaii's history wherein two important murder cases brought attention to some of the racial injustices of the time. 

Cult of Ku, by Bill Fernandez

$20.00 USD

This latest book by Bill Fernandez is a murder mystery set in 1920's Honolulu. It combines elements of the modern and ancient Hawaiian world into one complex tale that is fast paced and full of interesting detail.

Dramas of Kalalau, by Terence James Moeller with William Gladstone

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Learn all about Kalalu in this book.

E Ala E, by Israel "IZ" Kamakawiwo'ole

$20.00 USD

This wonderful album features his legendary song "Hele On To Kauai" and many other classics. E Ala Ē ʻUlili E Kaleohano He Hawaiʻi Au Tengoku Kara Kaminari (Thunder from Heaven) Kamalani Aloha Ka Manini Maui Medley Hele On To Kauai Kauai Beauty Gilligan's Island I Ke Alo O Iesu A Hawaiian Like Me

Eternal Kauai - Past Present & Future, by Jill Kimie Sadoyama

$16.00 USD

This great little book is full of poems and little stories of Kauai and is written by local artist Kimie Sadoyama!

Expedition Costa Rica, by Wendy Raebeck

$22.00 USD

Wendy's latest book is a chronicle about lie on the hippie trail and her experiences of a time that has past, an easier time in many ways. A great read for any boomer.

Friday The 13th Wedding, by Pineapple Sam

$10.00 USD

This great book by local author Pineapple Sam takes you back in time to a simpler and different Hawaii.  Follow along with his adventures and gain valuable insights into our local cultures!

Garden of Sugar and Pineapples - Book 1, by Pineapple Sam

$10.00 USD

This great book by local author Pineapple Sam takes you back in time to a simpler and different Hawaii.  Follow along with his adventures and gain valuable insights into our local cultures!

Giraffe Juice - The Magic of Making Life Wonderful, by JP Allen & Marci Winters

$9.00 USD

How do you feel when someone in your life treats you in a way you don't like?  This wonderful is a great way to learn about non violent communication and how to learn to understand each other - an important skill in life!

Gods, Ghosts, and Kahuna On Kauai, by Bill Fernandez

$20.00 USD

In late 19th c., Hawaiian here, John Tana settles on the island of Kauai in the Hawaiian Kingdom, hoping he escaped danger. Sugar plantations are pushing aside indigenous Hawaiians replacing them with Chinese. John's martial arts prove very useful. Kauai's sharp mountain peaks are swirled in clouds, rainbows dart in the sky, waterfalls plunge, distant pounding surf sounds like gods...

Going To The Mainland, by Pineapple Sam

$10.00 USD

This great book by local author Pineapple Sam takes you back in time to a simpler and different Hawaii.  Follow along with his adventures and gain valuable insights into our local cultures!

Goodnight Hawaiian Moon, By Joanna Carolan

$17.95 USD

Local artist and author Joanna F. Carolan has written a series of wonderful children's books.

Hanalei - A Kaua'i River Town, by Daniel Harrington

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This classic book covers the history of Hanalei.

Hapa - In The Name Of Love, by Hapa

$20.00 USD

Another wonderfull CD by legendary duo HAPA!