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It's Happy Hour at Powell's Books!

We know that delicious libations can be hard to handle without the appropriate hardware, so, along with our custom-crafted Pear-Raspberry Soda (created just for us by Hotlips), we'll be providing you with our super-classy 41st Anniversary Pint Glass.

Spend $40 at your favorite Powell's location on weekdays, from 2 to 6 p.m., throughout the month of September, and we'll fill your glass and sate your thirst with the sparkling flavors of the Northwest.

You'll receive one Powell's Anniversary Pint Glass and one bottle of Powell's Pear Raspberry Soda FREE with your qualifying purchase.

Offer good at Powell's retail locations through September 30, or while supplies last. One per customer.

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