Kahini Books is an online/pop-up bookstore that highlights South Asian fiction & other lesser-known fiction from authors from other communities. Our books are mainly used but some are new. Most books are priced at $15 or less, with some higher. Kahini also has a Personalized Recommendation Survey that you can take to find the perfect book for you. We ship to the 48 contiguous states and Washington, D.C. Pick-up is available in the Washington, D.C. area.

Our Values

Kahini Books was formed upon three different principles:

  • Highlight South Asian fiction and lesser-known fiction from authors in other communities
  • Offer personalized recommendations to your taste
  • Sell affordable books 

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