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NewPages Guide to
Indie Bookstores in Arkansas

The best list of independent Arkansas bookstores


It's a Mystery BookStore is a destination for locals and book lovers located on the historical public square in Berryville, Arkansas. We specialize in gently-used to new reads. It's a Mystery is dedicated to book lovers of every persuasion by offering over 20,000 titles by more than 2,000 authors, in both gently-used & new books and items.

  • City Title El Dorado
  • Address 1 117 N. Jefferson Ave
  • Phone (870) 862-8123
  • Type New books
  • Specialty General Interest
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  • Address 1 205 W. Dickson St.
  • Phone (479) 443-2080
  • Type New books
  • Specialty General Interest
  • Sidelines Café/Food, Gifts, Greeting Cards/Postcards, Magazines/Newspapers, Toys/Games
  • Events Author Signings, Readings

Nightbird Books is located in downtown Fayetteville, at 205 W Dickson St. We are a locally owned, independent bookstore, featuring a wide variety of hand-selected new books for adults and children. We also offer a small selection of cards, stationery, and toys as well as a cafe with locally roasted coffee, locally brewed beer, and many, many events.

  • City Title Little Rock
  • Address 1 5920 R St.
  • Phone (501) 663-9198
  • Type New books
  • Specialty General Interest, Regional
  • Sidelines Coffee/Tea, Gifts, Toys/Games
  • Events Author Signings

WordsWorth Bookstore is Little Rock's largest and oldest independent bookstore. We offer a wide selection of new titles, and specialize in local interest books. Our helpful staff is available seven days a week to assist you and make your shopping experience an enjoyable one. 

  • City Title Russellville
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  • Address 1 319 W. B St.
  • Phone (479) 219-5119
  • Type Primarily used with some new books
  • Specialty General Interest, Mystery, Science Fiction/Fantasy
  • Events Author Signings, Readings

B Street Books is a quality used bookstore in downtown Russellville, Arkansas, selling gently used books and comics. We also carry many new books at used book prices, with a wide variety to choose from. We have quality classic comic books at low prices, a great selection of both new and gently used graphic novels, and are proud to be the only local source for professionally graded collectible comics by CGC. Stop by and enjoy a delicious cup of hot coffee—always free! We also offer our entire book inventory at our website.

Downtown's newest destination for book worms, eager readers, college students, and kids! Plus, loads of community events!

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