Dr. Jimie Owsley

About Us

Dr. Jimie Owsley, Owner

By The Book Bookstore is a locally owned bookstore behind Spohn Shoreline Hospital in Corpus Christi, Texas.  Dr. Jimie Owsley has owned By The Book Bookstore since the year 2016 and her mission is to boost reading levels for children and adults by providing access to books and providing reading support to the community. 

We carry hundreds of new books in genres like fiction, non-fiction, autobiography, medical, world history, math, English, finance, legal, children and much more. There is also gifts such as clothing, toys, board games, Hallmarks, and other knick-knacks to choose from. We provide readings, author book signings, board game tournaments and medical classes to build a sense of community for all ages. 

By The Book Bookstore will continue to be accessible to the public for all ages and reading skill. The bookstore is open Monday through Saturday. For any questions or concerns regarding the bookstore, please contact us!

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Dr. Jimie Owsley is currently the trauma-critical care surgeon at CHRISTUS Spohn Health System and owns a private practice clinic to better public health and develop the community she feels is privileged to have. 

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