Parnassus Signed First Editions Club

Membership Information


Who is the Parnassus First Editions Club for?

Anyone who loves a good book! Our selections are primarily literary fiction with a couple non-fiction selections each year. And since each book you receive as part of your membership is a signed first edition, a membership is perfect for any book collector looking to expand their library! Our selections have gone on to win the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Award, and been on countless bestseller lists. The books you will receive are from an exciting mix of established authors and new literary stars.


What kind of memberships are available?


Members of the Parnassus First Editions Club receive a signed first edition of a book to their doorstep every month of their membership.We off two ways to be a member: an ongoing membership in which we charge you for your book on the 1st of the month, or a prepaid membership- perfect for gift giving! Prepaid memberships can be purchased for 3, 6, or 12 months


What have previous selections been?


We have a complete list of our past selections here.


We hope you'll love the books we choose, but in the event that you don't, you can return a selection within two weeks of receiving it.

To sign up, simply fill out the form below or feel free to stop by the store, where one of our friendly booksellers will be happy to assist you. 

Please note: Prepaid and gift memberships to the First Editions Club are only available to customers in North America. For customers outside of North America, memberships will be billed on a recurring, monthly basis.

Already a First Editions Club member, but need to update or cancel your membership? Give us a call at 615-953-2243 and ask to speak to Heather, our First Editions Club Manager, or send Heather an email at


Ready to sign up? Use the form below to sign up for an ongoing subscription to be billed on a monthly basis, or keep scrolling down to purchase a three, six, or twelve month subscription.

Price Per Month:

  • In-Store Pickup - $30
  • In-State Shipping - $35.50
  • Out-of-State Shipping - $33.50
  • Shipping to Canada - $42
  • International Shipping - $47


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Please provide the name of the person you want to receive the membership.
If you would like us to send a note with their first selection, please type it here.