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Indie Bookstores in Arizona

The best list of independent Arizona bookstores

 

  • City Title Ajo
  • Address 1 10 W Pajaro St,
  • Phone (520) 387-7688
  • Type Primarily used with some new books
  • Specialty General Interest
  • Sidelines Artwork, Greeting Cards/Postcards, Magazines/Newspapers

We are an independent bookstore located in an old mining town near the Mexican border. We carry used and new books, basic office supplies, our own line of Ajo postcards, magazines, art, and a few gifts.

  • City Title Bisbee
  • Address 1 2 Copper Queen Plaza
  • Phone (520) 353-4009
  • Type New books
  • Sidelines Gifts, Toys/Games

Bisbee Books & Music sells books, musical instruments and accessories, and gifts, games and toys.

  • City Title Casa Grande
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  • Address 1 204 N Florence St.
  • Phone (520) 836-0370
  • Type Primarily used with some new books
  • Specialty General Interest

We are truly a hidden gem located in the Historic District of Casa Grande. We have a large inventory of gently used book, as well as new books. If we do not have it in stock, we will gladly order it for you. We often have different promotions as well as a Backseat Book Club. If you are not sure what you're looking for, we can also help suggest something that will suit your taste. And remember, If you haven't read it, then it's new to you!

  • City Title Coolidge
  • Address 1 218 Central Ave.
  • Phone (520) 450-0717
  • Type Used books

Barefoot Cowgirl Books is a new independent bookstore located in downtown Flagstaff, Arizona. New books, magazines, music, toys, and art.

  • Address 1 1520 S. Riordan Ranch Rd.
  • Phone (928) 774-0005
  • Type Used books

AZ's favorite media store. Buying, selling, and trading books, games, movies, and music for over 30 years. Why buy new?

  • Address 1 15 N Leroux St
  • Phone (928) 774-6813
  • Type Used books
  • Specialty General Interest, Regional
  • City Title Green Valley
  • Address 1 20 N La Canada Dr
  • Phone (520) 625-6500
  • Type Primarily used with some new books

For over eighteen years, the Book Exchange has been serving up the best reading material to the people of Lake Havasu City. With over fifty thousand fictional paperbacks, and thousands of nonfiction, classics, audio books and kid's, we've got something for everyone from the beginning reader to the most veracious. With cards, decor, bookmarks, book covers, and Melissa and Doug toys and art supplies, and we've got a shop that shouldn't be missed!

  • City Title Mesa
  • Address 1 1056 S. Country Club Dr.
  • Phone (480) 835-0505
  • Type Used books
  • City Title Phoenix
  • Address 1 8034 N. 19th Ave.
  • Phone (602) 433-0255
  • Type Used books

Arizona's legendary Changing Hands Bookstore. Independent books for independent minds since 1974. Locations in Phoenix & Tempe.

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  • Address 1 16428 N. 32nd Street Suite 111
  • Phone (602) 283-5423
  • Type Primarily used with some new books
  • Events Author Signings

An old-fashioned, neighborhood bookstore with new, used & rare books.

Palabras Librería/Bookstore provides Phoenix’s culturally diverse community with diverse books in both Spanish and English to meet the needs of all community members. We accept book donations in all languages. We sell and rent donated books creating an inclusive multicultural literary cycle of life. This cycle in turn breathes life into neighborhoods providing funding for classes, workshops and events which help to encourage literacy and education.

  • City Title Prescott
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  • Address 1 219A N. Cortez
  • Phone (928) 445-9000
  • Type Primarily new with some used books
  • Specialty General Interest, Children's, Literary, Regional
  • Sidelines Curiosities, Gifts, Greeting Cards/Postcards, Magazines/Newspapers, Toys/Games
  • Events Author Signings, Readings
The Peregrine Book Company is Prescott's largest locally owned bookstore. New & used books, gifts, literary events, creative workshops + much more.  Also see our comics selection.
  • City Title Prescott Valley
  • Address 1 3040 N Windsong Dr.
  • Phone (928) 445-2299
  • Type Primarily used with some new books
  • Specialty General Interest

Primarily used books in all genres in Prescott Valley, AZ.

Extensive collection of new and out-of-print books on the Civil War and Western Americana.

The Poisoned Pen carries modern fiction titles, with a specialty in signed, first editions. With 200+ onsite author interviews each year, this is a great place to meet authors and buy signed books.

  • City Title Sedona
  • Address 1 6645 Hwy 179, Ste. C-1
  • Phone (928) 282-3471
  • Type Primarily new with some used books
  • Specialty General Interest, Children's, Metaphysical/New Age, Mystery, Science Fiction/Fantasy
  • Sidelines Café/Food, Coffee/Tea, Gifts, Greeting Cards/Postcards
  • Events Author Signings, Readings

The Worm has been serving Sedona Arizona for 52 years. We carry a large inventory and can order any book in print and find out of print books for you.

  • City Title Tempe
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  • Address 1 6428 S McClintock Dr
  • Phone (480) 730-0205
  • Type Primarily new with some used books
  • Specialty General Interest, Children's, Literary, Metaphysical/New Age, Mystery
  • Sidelines Gifts, Greeting Cards/Postcards, Magazines/Newspapers, Toys/Games
  • Events Author Signings, Readings

100,000 new and used books in a store that is a work of art — soft curves, beautiful murals, interesting nooks filled with books and gifts for all tastes and budgets. A community gathering place sharing space with The Wildflower Bread Co., a neighborhood bakery & cafe.

  • Address 1 227 E. Baseline Rd., Ste J-5
  • Phone (480) 213-7325
  • Type Used books
  • City Title Tucson
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  • Address 1 411 N 4th Ave.
  • Phone (520) 792-3715
  • Type New books
  • Specialty General Interest, Children's, Feminist, Regional
  • Sidelines Curiosities, Gifts, Greeting Cards/Postcards, Magazines/Newspapers, Toys/Games
  • Events Author Signings, Readings

Antigone Books is a zany, independent (and 100% solar-powered) bookstore. We carry excellent books for all ages plus a large selection of fabulous gifts and cards. Voted Tucson's best independent bookstore by the Tucson Weekly, we are located in Tucson's unique Fourth Avenue shopping district.

  • Address 1 214 North 4th Avenue
  • Phone (520) 326-6661
  • Type Used books
  • Address 1 1930 E. Grant Rd.
  • Phone (520) 325-5767
  • Type Used books
  • Address 1 3733 W. Ina Rd.
  • Phone (520) 579-0303
  • Type Used books
  • Address 1 6230 E. Speedway Blvd.
  • Phone (520) 748-9555
  • Type Used books

Since 1989, Tucson's one-of-a-kind independent, locally-owned store for kids of all ages!

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  • Address 1 6208 E. Speedway
  • Phone (520) 571-0110
  • Type Primarily new with some used books
  • Specialty General Interest, Children's, Literary, Metaphysical/New Age, Mystery, Regional
  • Sidelines Curiosities, Gifts, Greeting Cards/Postcards

A neighborhood independent bookstore since 1988 selling new & used books, greeting cards and so much more. Open 7 days a week.

A revolutionary bookstore and cafe with shade-grown, organic, better-than-fair-trade coffee and delicious vegetarian and vegan food (we also have some meat options for those who are into that sort of thing). Libros en español para jóvenes y adultos.

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