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NewPages Guide to
Indie Bookstores in Mississippi

The best list of independent Mississippi bookstores


  • City Title Bay St. Louis
  • Address 1 131 Main St.
  • Phone (228) 463-2688
  • Type New books

Southern Bound Book Shop in Biloxi is proud to be the only independent book store in our city. We specialize in used books published in the last few years, but we also carry old and more obscure titles. We love and appreciate the arts and creativity, and our goal is to foster that in our community. We also appreciate anything old, upcycled, recycled, vintage, and just plain cool or weird. Come on in and pay us a visit.

  • City Title Brandon
  • Image Image
  • Address 1 151-B W. Government St.
  • Phone (601) 706-4545
  • Type Primarily used with some new books
  • Specialty Children's, Educational, Literary, Mystery, Science Fiction/Fantasy
  • Sidelines Artwork, Coffee/Tea, Curiosities, Gifts
  • Events Author Signings

We take the privilege of being the only bookstore in Rankin County seriously! MS author signings, college and school-assigned books, used books at 1/2 original price, collectibles and the ability to order anything not currently in stock!

Books & Boards is an independent book and board game store located in downtown Columbus, MS. We offer a variety of new and used books, and we have a unique collection of board games available to buy, rent, or play in-store. Oh, and did we mention there's a pie shop? Grab a slice of pie and a cup of coffee at Three Sisters Pie Company, located in the back of the store.

  • City Title Greenwood
  • Address 1 304 Howard St.
  • Phone (662) 453-5995
  • Type New books
  • City Title Hattiesburg
  • Address 1 210 Main St.
  • Phone (601) 584-6960
  • Type New books
  • City Title Jackson
  • Address 1 202 Banner Hall, 4465 I-55 North
  • Phone (800) 366-7619
  • Type New books
  • City Title Oxford
  • Address 1 129 Courthouse Sq.
  • Phone (662) 236-2828
  • Address 1 160 Courthouse Sq.
  • Phone (662) 236-2262
  • Address 1 111 Courthouse Sq.
  • Phone (662) 236-2207
  • Specialty Children's

A friendly hometown bookstore that caters to its customers. Open 40+ years, Book Mart & Cafe offers a cozy atmosphere for reading and dining.

  • Address 1 19 Page Ave
  • Phone (662) 883-1870
  • Type Primarily used with some new books
  • Specialty General Interest
  • Sidelines Café/Food

Books and more books: old and new. We carry an eclectic collection of unique and hard to find titles, with something for everyone. Plus, organic coffee, espresso, and teas.

  • City Title Tupelo
  • Address 1 111 S. Spring St.
  • Phone (662) 842-6453
  • Type New books
  • City Title Vicksburg
  • Image Image
  • Address 1 1103 Washington St.
  • Phone (601) 634-8624
  • Type New books
  • Specialty Children's, Regional
  • Sidelines Gifts, Greeting Cards/Postcards, Magazines/Newspapers, Toys/Games
  • Events Author Signings, Readings

Lorelei Books is luring booklovers to Vicksburg's historic downtown: home to art galleries, museums, restaurants, antique stores, bed and breakfasts, and loft living. We're open 10 am to 5 pm Tuesday through Saturday, or by appointment. Lorelei Books regularly hosts author events, and is an established poetry venue.

  • City Title Water Valley
  • Address 1 303 N. Main St.
  • Phone (662) 506-2750
  • Type Primarily new with some used books
  • Specialty Feminist, LGBT

Violet Valley Bookstore is an LGBTQ feminist bookstore. It also features a variety of used books.


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