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Indie Bookstores in Virginia

The best list of independent Virginia bookstores

 

  • City Title Alexandria
  • Address 1 2501 Duke St.
  • Phone (703) 299-8406
  • Type Used books
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  • Address 1 1555 King St.
  • Phone (703) 548-4092
  • Type New books
  • Specialty Children's
  • Sidelines Greeting Cards/Postcards, Toys/Games
  • Events Author Signings, Readings
Hooray for Books! is an independent children's bookstore in Old Town Alexandria. We pride ourselves on knowing children's books and providing great customer service. If you can't find a book you want - ask us! We can order it for you. If you aren't sure what to get, our staff can recommend books for children of all ages. Got an idea or a special event you want to build around books? Call or email us - we'll do our best to help!
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  • Address 1 919 King St.
  • Phone (703) 299-9309
  • Type Primarily new with some used books
  • Sidelines Artwork, Gifts, Greeting Cards/Postcards
Sacred Circle is a peaceful, welcoming shop that honors all spiritual paths and celebrates our connection with the earth. Along with a great selection of books and CDs, we offer incense, candles, herbs, oils, crystals, jewelry, sacred statuary, divination tools, and much more. Sacred Circle's products are purposefully chosen to be cruelty-free and fair trade whenever possible. Our experienced practitioners are available for intuitive readings and energy healings, and we provide a broad spectrum of classes and events. Located in a 200 year old building in historic Old Town Alexandria, we're convenient to the DC Metro and Beltway.
  • City Title Arlington
  • Address 1 4251 S. Campbell Ave.
  • Phone (703) 379-9758
  • City Title Charlottesville
  • Address 1 404 E. Main St.
  • Phone (434) 295-2552
  • Address 1 619 W. Main St.
  • Phone (434) 295-3377 or (800) 346-9223
  • Specialty Metaphysical/New Age
  • City Title Chincoteague Island
  • Address 1 4065 Main St.
  • Phone (757) 336-5825
  • City Title Fredericksburg
  • Address 1 805 S. Caroline St.
  • Phone (540) 373-6148
  • Type Used books
  • Address 1 1301 College Ave., GW Annex A
  • Phone (540) 654-1652
  • City Title Galax
  • Address 1 101 E. Grayson St.
  • Phone (276) 236-9703*
  • City Title Harrisonburg
  • Address 1 211 Blue Stone Dr.
  • Phone (540) 568-3844
  • City Title Lexington
  • Address 1 29 W. Nelson St.
  • Phone (540) 463-4647
  • City Title Lynchburg
  • Address 1 2236 Lakeside Dr.
  • Phone (434) 385-5027
  • Type Primarily new with some used books
  • City Title Norfolk
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  • Address 1 116 E. Little Creek Rd.
  • Phone (757) 583-2665
  • Type Used books
  • Specialty General Interest, Children's, Educational, Literary
We sell all books for 50% off the retail price. DVD's sell for $8 each or 3 for $21. Vinyl records, VHS, and CDs sell for $5 each or 3 for $12. We give half this amount in trade credit for the items you bring in that we accept. We're always happy to look at what you want to trade at any time. Our trade policy is customer friendly. There are no hidden fees and you can use your credit from the Book Exchange and Movie & Music Exchange toward the purchase of anything in either store at any time.
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  • Address 1 109 E. Main St.
  • Phone (757) 622-9223
  • Type New books
  • Specialty General Interest, Art, Children's, Educational
  • Events Author Signings, Readings
Prince Books, open since 1982 in downtown Norfolk, is located on the corner of Main Street and Martin's Lane in the Towne Bank Building one block from Town Point Park and the Elizabeth River, conveniently situated between Waterside and Nauticus. We offer an intelligent selection of fiction in hardcover and paperback, sections on poetry, history, biography, boating, travel, and a complete children's section. You may also enjoy perusing our books on home design, cookbooks and spirituality. Current events is one of our strengths!
  • City Title Onley
  • Address 1 Four Corner Plaza
  • Phone (757) 787-7866
  • Type Primarily new with some used books
  • Specialty General Interest, Children's, Educational, Literary, Regional
  • Sidelines Coffee/Tea, Gifts, Greeting Cards/Postcards, Magazines/Newspapers, Toys/Games
The Book Bin is an independent book store located in Onley, Virginia, along Route 13, the main thoroughfare of Virginia's Eastern Shore. In addition to books, we offer a full-service coffee bar (with Wi-Fi) and on-site design and printing of invitations and personal stationery. Our shelves are loaded with wonderful toys, unique gifts, and edgy greeting cards chosen specifically to surprise, delight, and amuse our customers. One corner of our store is dedicated solely to local books! Staffed by 7 friendly, well-read, knowledgeable booksellers, we love helping our customers find just the right book.
  • City Title Richmond
  • Address 1 3100 Kensington Ave.
  • Phone (804) 353-5675
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  • Address 1 536 Granite Ave.
  • Phone (804) 288-4346
  • Type Primarily used with some new books
  • Specialty General Interest, Literary, Regional
  • Sidelines Curiosities, Gifts, Greeting Cards/Postcards
  • Events Author Signings, Readings
We are an old-fashioned book shop which has been serving readers around the world from the West End of Richmond, Virginia for 30 years. We carry both new and used books, feature a wide selection of books in foreign languages, and have many autographed copies of books. We also have some titles listed for sale at Abe Books online. Please browse our books and visit the shop for more.
  • Address 1 2913 W. Cary St.
  • Phone (804)_ 422-8066
  • Type Used books
  • City Title Staunton
  • Address 1 101 W. Beverly St.
  • Phone (540) 887-0007
  • City Title Sweet Briar
  • Address 1 Sweet Briar College
  • Phone (434) 381-6106 or (800) 381-6437
  • City Title Winchester
  • Address 1 2257 Valley Ave
  • Phone (540) 662-6657
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  • Address 1 185 N. Loudoun St.
  • Phone (540) 667-3444
  • Type New books
  • Specialty General Interest, Alternative/Political, Children's, Literary, Regional
  • Sidelines Artwork, Curiosities, Gifts, Greeting Cards/Postcards, Magazines/Newspapers, Toys/Games
The Winchester Book Gallery is the 41-year old, independent, locally owned bookstore serving the northern Shenandoah Valley of Virginia. As a cornerstone of our community, we sell New Books, Kobo eBooks & eReaders, vinyl records, Local Art, Cards, and Puzzles. The Book Gallery regularly hosts live music, book signings, and game nights. In addition, we offer everyday discounts for teachers and book clubs. The Winchester Book Gallery inspires, informs and amuses customers with compelling book selections, intriguing movie selections and a diverse selection of other merchandise.
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