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Indie Bookstores in Florida

The best list of independent Florida bookstores

 

  • City Title Altamonte Springs
  • Address 1 990 N. SR 434 #1140
  • Phone (407) 682-0090
  • Type Used books

We offer a garden of reading in paradise, on beautiful historic Anna Maria Island, Florida. We sell new books of every genre, as well as discounted books and bargain books. We also sell succulent plant dish gardens, bromeliads, air plants, driftwood art, vertical gardens, potted plants and cactus, and much more, including original art by local artists.

  • City Title Bal Harbour
  • Address 1 9700 Collins Ave.
  • Phone (305) 864-4241
  • Type New books
  • City Title Boynton
  • Image Image
  • Address 1 544-2 Gateway Blvd.
  • Phone (561) 731-4422
  • Type New books
  • Sidelines Gifts, Greeting Cards/Postcards, Toys/Games
  • Events Author Signings, Readings

African-American books and authors are our specialty: fiction, nonfiction, self-help, metaphysics, mysteries, Egyptology, Pan African, spiritual, science fiction, self-published and hard to find books. Pyramid Books Editing Services is available to aspiring and published writers. Pyramid Books celebrates Black History Month 365 days a year to educate all people about the African Diaspora. We stand for Hope and Possibility in the book industry.

We are more than a bookstore. We offer urban fiction, children books, history reference, religious reference, self-help/improvements, artwork, hand-carved masks, fragrance oils. Our Hours: Tuesday - 12pm-7pm. Wednesday-Friday - 10am-7pm. Saturday - 10am-5pm. Sunday & Monday - closed. Come see us for the perfect gift.

  • City Title Coconut Grove
  • Address 1 3390 Mary St.
  • Phone (305) 443-2855
  • Type New books
  • Specialty General Interest
  • Sidelines Café/Food
  • City Title Coral Gables
  • Address 1 265 Aragon Ave.
  • Phone (305) 442-4408
  • Type New books
  • City Title Deland
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  • Address 1 1301 N. Woodland Blvd
  • Phone (386) 736-6501
  • Type Primarily new with some used books
  • Specialty General Interest, Alternative/Political, Children's, Literary, Metaphysical/New Age, Mystery, Regional
  • Sidelines Gifts, Greeting Cards/Postcards, Magazines/Newspapers, Toys/Games

Established for 36 years, the store is 7,000 square feet with over one half million books in every genre! We trade used books, order new books and have a very large children's section of new/used books. Stop by and discover the hidden treasure in your community.

Murder on the Beach specializes in mystery, suspense, thrillers, and true crime. We have a large selection of signed first editions, and an antiquarian books section. We sell books at writers and fan conferences all over the country, and host writers workshops, literary luncheons, and book clubs in our store.

  • City Title Fleming Island
  • Address 1 1524 County Rd 220
  • Phone (904) 278-7323
  • Type New books
  • Specialty General Interest
  • Sidelines Coffee/Tea, Gifts, Greeting Cards/Postcards
Sweetwood Books is a little piece of literary heaven right in Fleming Island!! We have great books, unique gifts, greeting cards and hot coffee!!
  • City Title Fort Lauderdale
  • Address 1 5461 N. Federal Hwy.
  • Phone (954) 772-7761
  • Type Used books
  • City Title Fort Myers
  • Address 1 13550 Reflections Pkwy, #2-203
  • Phone (239) 437-3227
  • Type New books
  • Sidelines Artwork, Gifts, Greeting Cards/Postcards
  • Events Author Signings, Readings
P.J. Boox is home to hundreds of independent and small press published authors. All of our books are displayed front facing to create a visual mosaic of beautifully designed covers.
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  • Address 1 1815-3 Fowler St.
  • Phone (757) 718-1642
  • Type New books
  • Specialty General Interest, Regional

P.J. Boox Downtown (formerly Gulf Coast Bookstore) showcases books by over 50 Florida authors, illustrators, and publishers!

  • City Title Gainesville
  • Address 1 4121 NW 16th Blvd.
  • Phone (352) 371-1234
  • Type Primarily used with some new books

An independent bookstore located in downtown Gainesville, Florida. We carry new titles from small independent presses and brew fresh delicious coffee!

  • City Title Indian Harbour Beach
  • Address 1 1867A South Patrick Dr.
  • Phone (321) 777-0170
  • Type Primarily used with some new books
  • City Title Islamorada
  • Address 1 81909 Overseas Hwy
  • Phone (305) 517-2602
  • Type New books
  • Specialty Regional
  • City Title Jacksonville
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  • Address 1 2 Independent Dr St 106
  • Phone (904) 300-5754
  • Type Primarily used with some new books
  • Specialty General Interest, Art, Children's, Regional
  • Sidelines Artwork, Curiosities, Gifts, Magazines/Newspapers, Toys/Games
  • Events Author Signings, Readings

WE are WAY BEYOND BOOKS! We are a small store with a big heart and a love for people, books and ART! Featuring the charcoal renderings of Artist Adrian Pickett Jr.

  • Address 1 1971 San Marco Blvd.
  • Phone (904) 396-7597
  • Type New books
  • Specialty General Interest
  • Sidelines Gifts, Greeting Cards/Postcards, Toys/Games

Books and Books is your locally-owned independent bookseller, and is coming to The Studios of Key West.

We specialize in Key West's local writers with hundreds of titles by South Florida's most famous authors. We carry first editions, signed titles, used books in all categories, and rare and antiquarian books.

  • City Title Lake Worth
  • Address 1 801 Lake Ave.
  • Phone (561) 452-5456
  • Type New books
  • Specialty General Interest
  • Events Author Signings
  • City Title Largo - Pinellas County
  • Address 1 13002 Seminole Blvd. #8-9
  • Phone (727) 588-0474
  • Type New books
  • City Title Melbourne
  • Address 1 2624 Aurorea Rd Ste A
  • Phone (910) 429-4843
  • Type Used books
  • Specialty General Interest

Visit us for a wide array of used books. Please note: we are cash only so we can keep the prices of our books as low as possible.

  • City Title Miami Beach
  • Address 1 927 Lincoln Rd.
  • Phone (305) 532-3222
  • Type New books
  • City Title Neptune Beach
  • Address 1 220 1st St.
  • Phone (904) 241-9026
  • Type New books
  • City Title New Smyrna Beach
  • Address 1 1720 SR-44
  • Phone (386) 444-0506
  • Type Primarily used with some new books
  • Specialty General Interest

Books by the Beach carries new and gently used fiction and nonfiction books, mystery novels, romance novels, history books, children’s books, Christian books, and more.

  • City Title Niceville
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  • Address 1 1118 John Sims Pkwy. E
  • Phone (850) 678-1593
  • Type New books
  • Specialty Children's
  • Sidelines Artwork, Curiosities, Gifts, Greeting Cards/Postcards, Toys/Games
  • Events Author Signings, Readings
We are a general bookstore/Hallmark Gold Crown store/gift shop. We have been in business for 27 years and encompass 6200 square feet.
  • City Title Ocala
  • Address 1 2019 E Silver Springs Blvd Ste 105B
  • Phone (352) 351-9475
  • Type Primarily new with some used books
  • Specialty General Interest

A Novel Idea Bookstore is a new/used bookstore With over 40,000 books in stock we have a broad range of subjects for all readers.

  • City Title Oscala
  • Address 1 4901 E. Silver Springs Blvd. #601
  • Phone (352) 236-0830
  • Type Used books
  • City Title Palm Beach
  • Address 1 310 South County Rd
  • Phone (561) 655-2485
  • Type New books

Founded in 1988 by Candice Cohen, The Palm Beach Book Store specializes in architecture, interior design, fashion, jewelry,and other coffee table books.

Raptis Rare Books is an antiquarian book firm that specializes in literature, children's books, economics, photo books, signed and inscribed books, and landmark books in all fields. We are proud members of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America (ABAA) and the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers (ILAB).
  • City Title Punta Gorda
  • Address 1 1205 Elizabeth St., Ste. A
  • Phone (941) 205-2560
  • Type Primarily new with some used books
  • Specialty General Interest, Regional
  • Sidelines Artwork, Coffee/Tea, Gifts, Greeting Cards/Postcards
  • Events Author Signings, Readings
Copperfish Books is a community bookstore for Punta Gorda and the Southwest Florida area. We carry used, new, and antiquarian books, greeting cards, and gifts. Our location is just a short drive from downtown Punta Gorda, with easy parking in front. Come relax as you browse the shelves. Enjoy a cup of coffee. Chat about your favorite author. Discover something new!
  • City Title Sanibel
  • Image Image
  • Address 1 2330 Palm Ridge Rd.
  • Phone (239) 472-1447
  • Type New books
  • Specialty General Interest, Children's, Literary, Mystery, Regional
  • Sidelines Artwork, Gifts, Greeting Cards/Postcards, Toys/Games
  • Events Author Signings, Readings
Serving Sanibel's reading needs since 1960--best sellers, children's books, island-themed books, cards, stationery, gifts, games and puzzles.
  • City Title Sarasota
  • Address 1 12 South Palm Ave
  • Phone (941) 365-7900
  • Type New books
  • Specialty General Interest
  • Events Author Signings, Readings

At Bookstore1Sarasota readers will find unexpected literary pleasures alongside their favorites, both new and classic. We feature a wide range of author events and offer customized literary event management. We are a place for celebrating the written word.

Brant's Used Books was opened in 1956 and is one of Florida's oldest and largest independently owned used bookstores. Think "Harry Potter" when you walk among the stacks of old books, because with over 150,000 books, you will never know what you will find! There is definite magic in being in an old fashioned bookstore. Bestsellers, out of print, and hard to find all grace the shelves, just be sure to set aside enough time to dig a little. . . .
  • Address 1 1273 S. Tamiami Trail
  • Phone (941) 361-3006
  • Type New books
  • Specialty Metaphysical/New Age

Your urban gathering place: A charming coffee house, bookstore, and meeting space serving wine & beer and light bites, located on the North Trail, near Downtown, in historically significant Ringling buildings.

  • City Title Seaside
  • Address 1 89 Central Square
  • Phone (850) 231-5481
  • Type New books
  • Specialty General Interest
  • Sidelines Gifts
We're an independent bookstore in Seaside, Florida, in business since 1986! We have a well-curated selection of books including a good-sized Southern fiction section. We carry evertything from best-sellers to local authors, and we have an excellent architecture section! We also carry a variety of gift items including journals, mugs, letter-press cards and more!
  • City Title St Petersburg
  • Address 1 2025 Central Ave.
  • Phone (727) 822-8616
  • Type New books
  • City Title Tampa
  • Image Image
  • Address 1 11738 N. Dale Mabry Hwy
  • Phone (813) 963-6979
  • Type Primarily used with some new books
  • Specialty General Interest, Children's, Literary, Mystery
Book Swap is an independently owned new & used bookstore in Tampa. We specialize in fiction books, but carry literature and limited non-fiction. We are happy to special order new books and locate hard-to-find books for you.

Welcome to Tampa's locally-owened, independent bookstore, with a selection from the popular to the obscure.

Tampa's independent used and new book & record store and coffee & tea bar. We buy, sell, and trade books, vinyl records, CDs, and DVDs.

  • City Title Winter Park
  • Address 1 124 Welbourne Ave.
  • Phone (407) 335-4192
  • Type New books
  • Specialty General Interest
  • Sidelines Gifts
  • City Title Ybor City
  • Address 1 1501 E. 9th Ave
  • Phone (813) 944-2112
  • Type Primarily used with some new books
  • Specialty General Interest, Art, Children's, Educational, Feminist, Literary, Mystery
  • Sidelines Coffee/Tea, Gifts, Greeting Cards/Postcards, Magazines/Newspapers
  • Events Author Signings, Readings
We have been booksellers since 1997. The objective of our business is to provide exceptional rare books, high quality gift items, and reliable and cordial service to our customers. We hope you will enjoy visiting our website, visiting our store and using our products as much as we enjoy providing them to you and we ship worldwide for a nominal fee.
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