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NewPages Guide to
Indie Bookstores in Alabama

The best list of independent Alabama bookstores


An independent bookstore - where every book is signed!

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  • Address 1 2021 3rd Ave. N.
  • Phone (205) 326-4460
  • Type Primarily used with some new books
  • Specialty General Interest, Children's, Literary, Regional, Science Fiction/Fantasy

An amazing mixture of books used, rare and new, including 500-year-old titles as well as hard-to-find volumes both current and old. Reed Books/The Museum of Fond Memories is a time machine that you'll want to visit time and again.

  • City Title Fairhope
  • Address 1 9 N. Church St.
  • Phone (251) 990-7980
  • Type Used books
  • Specialty General Interest

An independent seller of books (new, used and sale) & art supplies for 44 years in downtown Fairhope, Alabama.

Birmingham's oldest independent bookstore. Family owned and operated since 1973. We help you find the books you'll love.

  • City Title Huntsville
  • Address 1 6125 University Dr., Ste B-24
  • Phone (256) 881-5040
  • Type Used books
  • Specialty General Interest
  • City Title Marion
  • Address 1 418 Washington St
  • Phone (334) 683-6757
  • Type Used books
  • City Title Mobile
  • Address 1 109 Dauphin St.
  • Phone (251) 438-2904
  • Type Used books

A unique gem of a bookstore located in downtown Monroeville, Alabama, we have a large inventory and our shelves are replenished daily with new and exciting finds.

  • City Title Montgomery
  • Address 1 1140 E Fairview Ave.
  • Phone (334) 265-1473
  • Type New books
  • City Title Opelika
  • Address 1 108 S. 8th St.
  • Phone (334) 705-0484
  • Type Used books

The Gnu's Room is an independent used book store located in the heart of historic downtown Opelika, Alabama.

  • City Title Owens Cross Roads
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  • Address 1 3137 Old Highway 431
  • Phone (800) 844-4757 or (256) 725-2558
  • Type Used books
  • Specialty General Interest

We have been in business for over 20 years. We have stocked our online shop with rare, used and out print books. We also have postcards, sheet music, advertising, photographs and other ephemera. We will be happy to answer any questions you have by either email or phone.  Our open shop West Station Antiques is in Downtown Historic Owens Cross Roads in Northern Alabama. Our Hours are Thursday-Saturday 10-5; Sunday 1-5. We offer a general line of used and rare books and ephemera as well as other antiques.

  • City Title Tuscumbia
  • Address 1 101 W. Sixth St.
  • Phone (256) 381-2525
  • Type New books

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