Although many wonderful books have been written about individual icons and attractions, it seems that there are few that celebrate ALL the elements that make St. Louis unique, fun, delicious, exciting and home. There are books about the Arch, our city’s founders, explorers and rivers, and books about our sports teams. However, as we investigated, hunted, shopped, and searched, we just couldn’t find one that tied it all together. We believe that Goodnight St. Louis is that one book.
St. Louis truly has so much to share. A city of neighborhoods and neighbors, world class sports, accessible music and theater, historic landmarks, public art, and well-tended green spaces. It is a city and a region with a wealth of offerings and we felt it was high time to boast about our home town. We hope you think so too.
When creating Goodnight St. Louis we had a vision. We wanted whimsy, but at the same time, we wanted readers to easily recognize each landmark and attraction. We wanted the illustrations to spark fond memories of readers’ visits to the Arch, the Zoo or City Museum, for example. We also felt it was important to encourage readers to visit places they may not have been …the Old Courthouse, the cathedrals, or one of our city’s many festivals and parades. Get out there if you haven’t been and see what you are missing!
We thank you for exploring our website. It is our sincere hope that local or visitor, young or old, you cherish St. Louis and ALL the things that make our city home. Goodnight St. Louis!
Julie and June
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St. Louis area residents should place orders no later than Friday, 12/20.
(For a list of local retailers please visit our RETAILERS Page. Please note Goodnight St. Louis is NOT available on Amazon or at National Bookstore Chains.)
Have you ever seen downtown St. Louis from the top of the Arch? Played in the fountains at Citygarden? Heard the lions roar at the Saint Louis Zoo? Get ready for a whimsical journey with Goodnight St. Louis! An exploration of the region’s most popular attractions, iconic landmarks, historical neighborhoods, and family-friendly locations.
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6 Fold-Over Cards with Envelopes – Series 1
Show your friends and family how much you love St. Louis! Scenes include: Arch and Riverfront, Old Courthouse, Statue of Saint Louis, Map of St. Louis Attractions, Whimsical Cardinals, and Colorful Homes of Lafayette Square. You will receive six fold-over cards (blank inside) with envelopes.
Price: $10.00 per set
6 Fold-Over Cards with Envelopes – Series 2
Another perfect way to showcase our city! Cards include City Museum, The Magic House®, Old and New Cathedrals, Saint Louis Zoo, Grant’s Farm, and Union Station. You will receive six fold-over cards (blank inside) with envelopes.
Price: $10.00 per set
6 Flat Cards with Envelopes – Series 1
Show your friends and family how much you love St. Louis! Scenes include: Arch and Riverfront, Old Courthouse, Statue of Saint Louis, Map of St. Louis Attractions, Whimsical Cardinals, and Colorful Homes of Lafayette Square. You will receive six flat cards with envelopes.
Price: $8.00 per set
6 Flat Cards with Envelopes – Series 2
Show your friends and family how much you love St. Louis! Scenes include: City Museum, The Magic House®, Old and New Cathedrals, Saint Louis Zoo, Grant’s Farm, and Union Station. You will receive six flat cards with envelopes.
Price: $8.00 per set
Arch View Postcards
Pack includes 8 single-scene cards. Perfect for save-the-date cards or party invitations!
Price: $8.00 per set
Buy Locally! Purchase your copies of Goodnight St. Louis at the following LOCAL and Regional retailers…Remember Goodnight St. Louis is NOT available at Amazon or other national retail bookstores.
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Arch – Museum of Westward Expansion
Baumann’s Fine Meats
Bright Idea Toys
Campbell House Museum
Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital Gift Shop
Cathedral Gift Shop (New Cathedral)
Crown Candy Kitchen
Fat Sassy’s (Union Station)
F.O.B. St. Louis
Garden Gate Shop (MO Botanical Garden)
Gifts N Things, Chesterfield Mall
Girasole Gifts and Imports (The Hill)
GrandPetite Market (Vin de Set/PW Pizza)
Lambert-St Louis Airport Discover St. Louis Shop
Left Bank Books
Lillian Yahn Gallery (St. Charles County Art Council)
Looking Glass Designs
Louisiana Purchase Gift Shop (MO History Museum)
Main Street Books
Mercy Hospital Gift Shop (Main Campus)
Mercy Wellness Shoppe (Ballwin)
Miss Aimee B’s
Norton’s Fine Framing
SSM DePaul Health Center Gift Shop (Bridgeton)
SSMHC St. Joe West Gift Shop (Lake St. Louis)
STL-Style House (Cherokee Street)
St. Anthony’s Medical Center Gift Shop
St. Luke’s Hospital Gift Shop
Saint Louis Art Museum
Saint Louis Zoo
Sarah’s Cake Shop
St. Louis Children’s Hospital
Schon Boutique (The Boulevard)
Serendipity Gifts (Kimmswick, MO)
Sugar Creek Garden Center and Nursery
The Final Touch
The Great Frame Up
The Magic House
The Market at the Cheshire (Cheshire Hotel)
The Paper Warehouse
The Porch in Soulard
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Gift Shop
The Webster Groves Bookshop
The Woman’s Exchange
Tresses Salon (Granite City, IL)
TownHouse Books (St. Charles, IL)
Unique Ideas N More (Fenton, MO)
World Chess Hall of Fame, Q Boutique
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Season’s Greetings! Can you believe it’s Christmas already?! We have met so many wonderful people since Goodnight St. Louis first hit store shelves back on August 1. 13,000 copies later we are still so excited to share our love of STL with all of you. We hope that you’ll continue to come see us […]
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WOW! We couldn’t be more excited! Catch up with Goodnight St. Louis on Thanksgiving morning, Thursday, November 28, at 10:35 when we spend some time talking with KMOX’s very own Charlie Brennan. Additionally, you can visit with us on Saturday, November 30 at Ladue Pharmacy from 11am-1pm; and then from 2-3pm at Catholic Supply on Chippewa […]
Hi All We’ve got a couple of signings scheduled in the next few weeks… Sunday, Nov. 24 from 1-3pm at Imagination Toys, Ladue SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY is NOVEMBER 30! Come see us at Ladue Pharmacy from 11am-1pm., and then at Catholic Supply on Chippewa from 2-3pm Weds., 12/4 11am-2pm at STL Priory School’s Christmas Boutique […]
Thanks for the LOVE St. Louis!
Hi Everybody! Just a quick thanks to the many retailers who have asked us to visit and sign books including most recently The Woman’s Exchange, Webster Groves Public Library, Bright Idea Toys, and Initial Design. FUN, FUN, FUN! We’ve enjoyed meeting so many folks of all ages who LOVE St. Louis and are proud to […]
Where in St. Louis is Goodnight St. Louis?
Our schedule is a hectic one during the holidaze but we wouldn’t have it any other way! Come see us… Thursday, November 7, 5-8pm, The Woman’s Exchange, Ladue Friday, November 8, 6-9pm, Webster Groves Public Library Saturday, November 9,Noon-2:30pm, Bright Idea Toys, Town & Country Sunday, November 10, Noon-3pm, Initial Design, Webster Groves Wednesday, November […]
Yeah we got em! Our amazing illustrator, Karen Heyse, is being featured in online magazine, Studio3‘s November issue! Check it out below. If you’re a Lilly Lover, and you know who you are, make sure to stop by Pink Magnolia to pick up your copy of Goodnight St. Louis available at that Laude shop only […]
We’ve Been Busy Meeting Some Terrific Kiddos!
Goodnight St Louis has been lucky enough to visit with some wonderful local students, including the Fabulous First Graders of North Glendale School, JK-6th Graders at Ste. Genevieve Du Bois School, and the cuties at Salem Methodist Preschool. Thanks to the faculty and staff at all these schools for inviting us. Looking forward to 2014 […]
Come see us this weekend at Sarah’s Cake Shop in Chesterfield! We will be signing and making new friends on Saturday, 10/26 from 10-11:30am. See you then! Fondly, June and Julie
6 Fold-Over Cards with Envelopes – Series 2
Show your friends and family how much you love St. Louis! Scenes include: City Museum, The Magic House®, Old and New Cathedrals, Saint Louis Zoo, Grant’s Farm, and Union Station. You will receive six fold-over cards (blank inside) with envelopes. Sku 008 Description 6 Fold-Over Cards with Envelopes – Series 2 Product Options #OptionPriceWeight 16 […]
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