Bookstores in Washington

A guide to the best independent
Washington bookstores

Anacortes

Watermark Book Co. - 612 Commercial Ave. - (360) 293-4277

Auburn

Finally Found Books - 3705 Auburn Way North - (253) 246-7375 - Used books

Bainbridge Island

Eagle Harbor Book Company - 157 Winslow Way E. - (206) 842-5332

The Traveler Bainbridge Island WAThe Traveler

265 Winslow Way E.
Phone: (206) 842- 4578
Type: New books
Specialty: Travel
Find us: Facebook // Twitter

Travel guides, travel literature and maps as well as luggage, accessories and clothing for those who travel.

Bellevue

University Book Store - 990 102nd Ave. N.E. - (888) 335-7323 - General books

Bellingham

Henderson Books - 116 Grand Ave. - (360) 734-6855 - Used books

Village Books - 1200 11th St. - (360) 671-2626 or (800) 392-2665

Burien

Pages 2 Books - 457 SW 152nd St. - (206) 682-4200

Chehalis

Book 'N' Brush

518 N. Market Blvd.
Phone: (360) 748-6221
Find us: Facebook

Chelan

Riverwalk Books - 116 East Woodin Ave. - (509) 682-8901

Cheney

Tree of Knowledge Bookstore - 409 1st St. - (509) 559-5394 - Specialty: Metaphysical

Clarkston

…and BOOKS, too! - 918 6th St. - (509) 758-3626 - Used books

Eastsound

Darvill's Bookstore - 296 Main St. - (360) 376-2135

Edmonds

Edmonds Bookshop - 111 5th Ave. South - (425) 775-2789

Ellensburg

Jerrol's Books & Office Supply Co. - 111 E. University Way - (509) 925-9851 or (800) 858-2427

Pearl Street Books & Gifts - 421 N. Pearl St. - (509) 925-5678

Ephrata

The Bookery - 1 Basin St. NW - (509) 754-5321

Freeland

Book Bay - 1638 Main St. - (360) 331-5404 or (800) 386-0061

Friday Harbor

Griffin Bay Bookstore - 155 Spring St. - (360) 378-5511

Gig Harbor

Mostly Books - 3126 Harborview Dr. - (253) 851-3219

Kennewick

Bookworm - 201 N. Edison, Ste. 248 - (509) 735-9016

LaConner

The Next Chapter - 721 S. 1st St. - (360) 466-2665

Lake Forest Park

Third Place Books - 17171 Bothell Way NE - (206) 366-3333 - New & Used books

Langley

Act II Books & Puppets - 111 Anthes Ave., Unit B - (360) 221-4442 - Children's books

Leavenworth

A Book for All Seasons - 703 Highway 2 - (509) 548-1451

Lopez Island

Lopez Bookshop - 211 Lopez Rd., Lopez Plaza - (360) 468-2132

Mercer Island

Island Books - 3014 78th Ave SE - (206) 232-6920

Mill Creek

University Book Store - Mill Creek Town Center, 15311 Main St. - (425) 385-3530 or (866) 341-7323 - General books

Oak Harbor

Wind and Tide Bookshop Oak Harbor WAWind & Tide Bookshop

790 SE Pioneer Way
Phone: (360) 675-1342
Type: Primarily used with new
Specialty: General Interest, Children's
Sidelines: Greeting Cards/Postcards, Gifts, Coffee/Tea
Events: Author Signings, Readings
Find us: Facebook

Wind and Tide Bookshop was founded in 1967 and has been going strong ever since!

Ocean Park

Adelaide's Books - 1401 Bay Ave. - (360) 665-6050

Olympia

Orca Books - 509 4th Ave. East - (360) 352-0123 - New & Used books

Onalaska

Pariyatti - 867 Larmon Rd. - (360) 978-4998 or (800) 829-2748 - Specialty: Metaphysical/Buddhism

Port Angeles

Port Books & News - 104 E. First St. - (360) 452-6367

Port Gamble

The Dauntless Bookstore - 32220 Rainier Ave. NE - (360) 297-4043 - Used, Rare books

Port Townsend

Phoenix Rising

696 Water St.
Phone: (360) 385-4464
Type: New books
Specialty: Metaphysical/New Age, Science Fiction/Fantasy
Find us: Facebook

Since 1987, Phoenix Rising has grown to become one of the largest, full service metaphysical bookstores and shops in the Pacific Northwest. Throughout the years, the focus has always been to create an atmosphere conducive to helping people find their personal and universal highest level of being in mind, body, and spirit.

Poulsbo

Liberty Bay Books - Poulsbo WALiberty Bay Books

18881 D Front St.
Phone: (360) 779-5909
Type: Primarily new books with used books
Specialty: General Interest, Children's, Literary, Mystery, Science Fiction/Fantasy
Sidelines: Coffee/Tea, Gifts, Greeting Cards/Postcards, Toys/Games
Events: Author Signings, Readings
Find us: Facebook // Twitter // Blog

Located in a small Scandinavian town, we're a general interest bookstore. We have a great children's selection of books & toys. We carry a good selection of Scandinavian, boating and Native American titles. We have tables & chairs, a couch with an espresso bar. We carry many card lines and a offbeat selection of non book items, ie Coobie Bras, Out of Print Tshirts and much more...

Redmond

Soulfood Books - 15748 Redmond Way - (425) 881-5309 - Specialty: Metaphysical/New Age

Richland

Bookworm - 701 A Pkwy - (509) 946-3877 - Used books

Seattle

Ada's Technical Books - 425 15th Ave East - (206) 322-1058 - Specialty: Technical

Alphabet Soup - 1406 N. 45th St. - (206) 547-4555 - Children's books

Arundel Books - 214 1st Ave. S, Ste. B-18 - (206) 624-4442 - New, Used, Rare books

Book Larder - 4252 Fremont Ave. N. - (206) 397-4271 - Specialty: Cookbooks

East West Bookshop - 6500 Roosevelt Way NE. - (206) 523-3726 - Specialty: Metaphysical/New Age

Edge of the Circle - 701 East Pike St. - (206) 726-1999 - Specialty: Paganism/Occult

Elliott Bay Book Company - 1521 10th Ave. - (202) 624-6600 or (800) 962-5311

Fantagraphics Bookstore & Gallery - 1201 S. Vale St. - (206) 658-0110 - Specialty: Comics/Graphic Novels

Left Bank Books - 92 Pike St. - (206) 622-0195 - Specialty: Alternative

Magnolia's Bookstore - 3206 W. McGraw - (206) 283-1062

Magus Books - 1408 NE 42nd St. - (206) 633-1800

Mockingbird Books - 7220 Woodlawn Ave. NE - (206) 518-5886 - Children's books

Open Books - 2414 N. 45th St. - (206) 633-0811 - Specialty: Poetry

Ophelia's Books - 3504 Fremont Ave. N. - (206) 632-3759 - Used books

Pegasus Book Exchange - 4553 California Ave SW - (206) 937-5410 - Used books

Peter Miller Books - 2326 Second Ave. - (206) 441-4114 - Specialty: Architecture

Phinney Books - 7405 Greenwood Ave. N - (206) 297-2665

Queen Anne Book Co. - 1811 Queen Anne Ave. N. - (206) 284-2427

Ravenna Third Place - 6504 20th Ave. NE - (206) 525-2347 - Used books

Revolution Books Seattle - 89 S. Washington St. - (206) 325-7415

Seattle Mystery Bookshop - 117 Cherry St. - (206) 587-5737 - Specialty: Mystery

Secret Garden Bookshop - 2214 NW Market St. - (206) 789-5006

Third Place Books - 6504 20th Ave. N.E. - (206) 525-2347

Wide World Books & Maps - 4411A Wallingford Ave. N - (206) 634-3453 or (888) 534-3453 - Specialty: Travel

Shelton

Sage Book Store - 116 W. Railroad Ave. #102 - (360) 426-6011

Snohomish

Uppercase Bookshop - 1118 First St. - (360) 568-5987

Spokane

2nd Look Books - 2829 E. 29th Ave. - (509) 535-6464 - Used books

Auntie's Bookstore - 402 W. Main Ave. - (509) 838-0206

Tinman Gallery - 811 W. Garland Ave. - (509) 325-1500 - Specialty: Art

Stanwood

Snow Goose Bookstore - Stanwood WASnow Goose Bookstore

8616 271st St. NW
Phone: (360) 629-3631 or (800) 634-6673
Type: Primarily new books with used books
Specialty: General Interest, Children's, Mystery, Regional
Sidelines: Artwork, Gifts, Greeting Cards/Postcards
Find us: Facebook

The Snow Goose Bookstore in Stanwood's historic East End has been a community icon for more than 30 years. Through all those years, the Snow Goose has offered booklovers of all ages a special place to find great books, a place to connect with writers and illustrators, and to chat with fellow readers. We're an old-fashioned shop, staffed by friendly readers, proud to offer you an eclectic, hand-picked selection of new and gently-used books, great cards, and unique and thoughtful gift items. Artwork from local artists rotates frequently to showcase the wealth of talent in the Stanwood / Camano area.

Tacoma

King's Books - 218 St. Helens Ave. - (253) 272-8801 or (877) 529-9525 - Used, Rare, Out-of-Print, New books

Vancouver

Cover to Cover Books & Espresso - 6300 NE St. James Rd., Ste. 104B - (360) 993-7777 - New, Used, Rare books

Vintage Books - 6613 E. Mill Plain Blvd. - (360) 694-9519 or (888) 694-9519 - Used, Rare, Out-of-Print books

Walla Walla

Book & Game Company - 38 E. Main St. - (509) 529-9963

Earthlight Bookstore - 321 E. Main St. - (509) 525-4983

Winthrop

Trail's End Bookstore - 231 Riverside Ave. - (509) 996-2345

Yakima

Encore Books - Yakima WAEncore Bookstore

1016 S. 3rd Ave.
Phone: (509) 457-4660
Type: Primarily used books with new books
Specialty: General Interest, Children's, Mystery, Science Fiction/Fantasy
Find us: Facebook

Nobody in central Washington has more used books for sale in one place. We keep the store well-lit and organized and the books are sorted so you can find what you are looking for. Every used book we sell is half-price or less, including many for only 25 cents. We have many categories of fiction, books on tape and CD, and a large selection of children's books. If non-fiction is your thing, we’ve got you covered: Biographies, history, humor, true crime, sports, politics, and more. We trade your books for ours, two-for-one based on the cover price. Can't find what you are looking for? We do special orders, both new or used.

Inklings Bookshop - 5629 Summitview Ave. - (509) 945-5835

 

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