Potentially the only bookshop in the world with an inventory composed entirely of signed copies. It’s a great place to pick up a special gift, as almost every book is sold at publishers’ regular retail price.
2626 19th Pl S, Homewood, AL 35209, USA, +1 205-870-4242
Dickson Street Bookshop
A must-visit if you love cozy old bookstores with lots to discover. Look out for unique leather-bound and rare books.
325 W Dickson St, Fayetteville, AR 72701, USA, +1 479-442-8182
Mutiny Information Cafe
An impossibly cool secondhand bookshop selling fiction, art books, records, and comics. Stay a while to try the local coffee beans and play on the vintage pinball machines.
2 S Broadway, Denver, CO 80209, USA, +1 303-778-7579
RJ Julia Booksellers
Small in size, but with a track record of hosting some incredible authors from around the world.
768 Boston Post Rd, Madison, CT 06443, USA, +1 203-245-3959
Books & Books
With several locations across Florida, we recommend heading to the one in Coral Gables to enjoy the cafe and outdoor patio.
265 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables, FL 33134, USA, +1 305-442-4408
493 Prince Ave, Athens, GA 30601, USA, +1 706-352-2060
Features English and Japanese titles, including manga, as well as craft supplies, toys, and gifts.
1200 Ala Moana Blvd #649, Honolulu, HI 96814, USA, +1 808-947-5503
BookPeople of Moscow
This bookstore is the oldest in Idaho and has been in continuous operation on Moscow’s main street for almost 45 years.
521 S Main St, Moscow, ID 83843, USA, +1 208-882-2669
Books & Brews
A combined bookstore and brewery. The books are great and beer even better.
9402 Uptown Dr Suite 1400, Indianapolis, IN 46256, USA, +1 317-288-5136
Small but mighty, with a brilliant selection of literature about New Orleans.
513 Octavia St, New Orleans, LA 70115, USA, +1 504-899-7323
The Montague Bookmill
Housed inside a grist mill dating back to 1834 and full of cozy places to sit and read.
440 Greenfield Rd, Montague, MA 01351, USA, +1 413-367-9206
John K. King Used & Rare Books
A fantastic place to get lost in, four storeys of books dating back to over a hundred years ago.
901 W Lafayette Blvd, Detroit, MI 48226, USA, +1 313-961-0622
Magers & Quinn Booksellers
The go-to spot for Minneapolis readers, featuring everything from newest releases to rare collectible finds. Deceptively small from the outside, this extensive collection will keep you busy for hours.
3038 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55408, USA, +1 612-822-4611
A well-loved neighborhood hangout, it’s dog-friendly and hosts books clubs and a range of local events.
4022 Rio Grande Blvd NW, Albuquerque, NM 87107, USA, +1 505-344-8139
Baldwin Book Barn
There are five wonderful floors of rare and vintage books to discover in this former barn, plus cats to keep you company.
865 Lenape Rd, West Chester, PA 19382, USA, +1 610-696-0816
The Storybook Shoppe
This picturesque bookstore is entirely devoted to children’s literature, with every book being hand-selected by the owner. There are frequent storytelling events, with a regular story hour on Monday mornings.
41 Calhoun St # A, Bluffton, SC 29910, USA, +1 843-757-2600
Night Heron Books & Coffeehouse
The perfect environment for browsing or working, the coffeehouse has great coffee, pastries, and vegetarian food.
107 E Ivinson St, Laramie, WY 82070, USA, +1 307-742-9028
And not forgetting…
Politics and Prose
The coolest place to pick up a book or have a good discussion, with four locations.
5015 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, DC 20008, USA, +1 202-364-1919