Bookstores in Rhode Island
A guide to the best independent
Rhode Island bookstores
Barrington Books - Barrington Shopping Ctr., 184 County Rd. - (401) 245-7925
Island Bound - 413 Water St. - (401) 466-8878
Island Books - Wyatt Sq., 575 E. Main Rd. - (401) 849-2665
42 Spring St.
Phone: (401) 619-3323
Type: Primarily used books with new books
Specialty: Alternative/Political, Art, Children's, Literary, Mystery
Sidelines: Gifts, Greeting Cards/Postcards
Events: Author Signings, Readings
We are located in Historic Newport across the street from the oldest house in Newport and around the corner from the oldest Synagogue in America. We carry new and gently read as well as rare and hard to find books. We are open year round and carry gifts and reading related items.
Books on the Square - 471 Angell St. - (401) 331-9097
Brown University Bookstore - 224 Thayer St. - (401) 863-3168 - General books