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Indie Bookstores in New Jersey

The best list of independent New Jersey bookstores

 

  • City Title Bernardsville
  • Address 1 99 Claremont Rd.
  • Phone (908) 766-4599
  • City Title Branchville
  • Address 1 1 Mill St.
  • Phone (862) 268-5184
  • Type Used books
  • City Title Califon
  • Image Image
  • Address 1 72 Main St.
  • Phone (908) 832-6686
  • Type New books
  • Specialty General Interest, Children's, Regional
  • Sidelines Gifts, Greeting Cards/Postcards, Toys/Games
  • Events Author Signings
We are an old-fashioned bookstore located on Historic Main Street, just down the street from the Raritan River and the Columbia Trail. We carry all your favorite classics, contemporary fiction, and childrens and young adult books. Special orders are our specialty! We can order you any book, recent or out of print. Our playroom is very popular with toddlers and parents. We invite you to spend some time in our cozy space. We also carry a selection of gifts for all ages.
  • City Title Clinton
  • Address 1 12 E. Main St.
  • Phone 908-735-8811
  • Type Primarily new with some used books
  • City Title Cranbury
  • Address 1 54 N Main St.
  • Phone (609) 655-1063
  • Type Used books
  • City Title Fair Haven
  • Address 1 759 River Rd.
  • Phone (732) 747-9455
  • City Title Hawthorne
  • Address 1 425 Lafayette Ave.
  • Phone (973) 949-3440
  • Type Primarily new with some used books
  • City Title Hopwell
  • Address 1 45 West Broad St.
  • Phone (609) 466-1166
  • Specialty Children's
  • City Title Jersey City
  • Address 1 260 Newark Ave.
  • Phone (862) 234-0822
  • Type Primarily new with some used books
  • Image Image
  • Address 1 123 Newark Ave.
  • Phone (201) 763-6611
  • Type New books
  • Specialty General Interest, Children's
  • Sidelines Café/Food, Coffee/Tea, Greeting Cards/Postcards, Toys/Games
  • Events Author Signings, Readings
WORD Jersey City is an independent community bookstore, dedicated to being whatever our community needs us to be!
  • City Title Manasquan
  • Address 1 171 Main St.
  • Phone (732) 722-7255
  • City Title Maplewood
  • Image Image
  • Address 1 179 Maplewood Ave
  • Phone (973) 763-9500
  • Type New books
  • Specialty General Interest
  • Events Author Signings, Readings
[words] has twin mission of their bookstore - to provide terrific reading for local residents, and to assist individuals with autism. Since opening in January 2009, [words] has provided vocational training to over fifty young people with autism.
  • City Title Mendham
  • Address 1 84 E. Main St.
  • Phone (973) 543-4949
  • City Title Montclair
  • Address 1 221 Glenridge Ave.
  • Phone (973) 783-3630
  • Image Image
  • Address 1 54 Fairfield St.
  • Phone (973) 744-7177
  • Type New books
  • Specialty General Interest
  • Sidelines Curiosities, Gifts, Greeting Cards/Postcards, Toys/Games
A vibrant, independent bookstore serving the greater Montclair community. Literary selections with a sense of humor, fabulous kid's room, author events, book groups, workshops, gifts, games and cards also.
  • City Title New Brunswick
  • Address 1 37 Easton Ave.
  • Phone (732) 253-7666
  • City Title Northvale
  • Address 1 271 Livingston St.
  • Phone (201) 784-2665
  • City Title Princeton
  • Address 1 122 Nassau St.
  • Phone (609) 497-1600
  • City Title Ridgewood
  • Address 1 211 E. Ridgewood Ave.
  • Phone (201) 445-0726
  • City Title South Orange
  • Address 1 (inside Sparkhouse Kids) - 15 Scotland Rd.
  • Phone (973) 821-5227
  • Specialty Children's
  • City Title Sparta
  • Address 1 29 Theater Center
  • Phone (973) 729-6200
  • City Title Westfield
  • Address 1 270 E. Broad St.
  • Phone (908) 233-3535
  • City Title Westmont
  • Address 1 31 Haddon Ave.
  • Phone (856) 869-9099
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