Samizdat Bookstore & Teahouse Offers A Variety Of Hot Teas And A Selection Of Boba Flavors

There’s nothing like a shelf of new books to browse! Photo by Maire O’Neill/

Samizdat Bookstore & Teahouse owner Jill Lang, rings up a book sale Saturday during ChamberFest while a customer checks out the selection of hot teas and Boba drinks available. Photo by Maire O’Neill/


Samizdat Bookstore and Tea House is now offering hot teas with everything from Earl Grey and English Breakfast tea to Sencha (a classic blend of green teas from Japan and China) and Golden Glow Tisane (turmeric and ginger root infusion with a hit of pineapple sweetness).

Boba drinks are also being offered from the following list of flavors, which may vary from time to time:

White Chocolate Raspberry
Tropical Punch
Coffee and Cream
Strawberries and Cream
Bubble Gum Chaos
Salted Caramel Swirl
Mango Medley
Pineapple Express

“We’re experimenting with later hours on Fridays, and we’re open to expanding to later hours on other days if there’s community interest,” owner Jill Lang said. “We’re constantly getting new books, and we’ve joined the 21st century with a website where you can order books for pickup at the store Please give us 1-2 weeks to get them in from the publishers.”

Hours from June 1 to June 24 are as follows:

Monday: Closed

Tuesday: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Wednesday: 2 p.m.  – 6 p.m.

Thursday: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Friday: 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

Saturday: 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Sunday: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Samizdat also offers games from their mainstream supplier, Asmodee, such as Dixit, Catan Starfarers, and Memoir 44, as well as from their new tabletop role-playing game supplier, Indie Press Revolution (Thirsty Sword Lesbians, The Very Good Dogs of Chernobyl, Ryuutama, etc).

“Demo games are available for anyone to borrow and play in-store. Come on by, try a boba tea drink and play a new game or read a book under the portal,” Lang said.

For more information, email http://admin@samizdatbookstor with any questions. You can call or preferably text (505) 412-0238.

Samizdat is located at 174 Central Park Square in Los Alamos.

Kids and adults enjoy the selection of unusual puzzles on display at Samizdat. Photo by Maire O’Neill/

A cartful of games awaits players at Samizdat Bookstore & Tea House, 145 Central Park Square. Photo by Maire O’Neill/

A variety of unusual greeting cards for all occasions is available for purchase. Photo by Maire O’Neill/

Games and kits for all ages are offered by Samizdat Bookstore & Teahouse, making it the perfect place to shop for birthday gifts and more. Photo by Maire O’Neill/