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NewPages Guide to
Indie Bookstores in South Carolina

The best list of independent South Carolina bookstores


  • City Title Beaufort
  • Address 1 2127 Boundary St.
  • Phone (843) 525-1066
  • Type New books
  • Specialty Children's, Literary, Mystery, Regional, Science Fiction/Fantasy
  • Sidelines Greeting Cards/Postcards, Toys/Games
  • Events Author Signings
We are Beaufort, South Carolina's biggest full-spectrum book store. Voted Best Bookstore for the past 10 years, our inventory of over 10,000 titles includes books for children, juveniles, and young adults as well as all adult genres in both paper and hardback. We also offer Military, Best Seller, Book Club and Rapid Reader discounts.

The Storybook Shoppe is a children's bookstore located in historic Bluffton, SC. The first bookstore dedicated soley to children in the Low Country, the shop has only the very best books available for your child.

  • City Title Camden
  • Address 1 944 Broad St.
  • Phone 803-713-7323
  • City Title Charleston
  • Address 1 420 King St.
  • Phone (843) 722-2666
  • Address 1 2A Cumberland St.
  • Phone (843) 834-6575
  • Type New books
  • Specialty General Interest, Regional

Buxton Books is Charleston's regionally-focused, independent bookstore. Come see us downtown, on the corner of Concord and Cumberland Streets!

Make The Edisto Bookstore a permanent stop when you're on the island. Lots to shop for, great conversation, and a pleasant experience.

Stop in and browse our stock of South Carolina titles, illustrated children's books including some by Tasha Tudor, modern first editions, religious titles, military books, cookbooks, train books, antiquarian leather. Over 10,000 used books.

  • City Title Georgetown
  • Address 1 105 Screven St.
  • Phone (843) 546-8212
  • City Title Greenville
  • Address 1 1175 Woods Crossing Rd. #5
  • Phone (864) 675-0540
  • Type Primarily new with some used books
  • Address 1 2 Williams St.
  • Phone (864) 558-0828
  • Type Primarily used with some new books
  • Specialty General Interest
  • Sidelines Artwork, Café/Food, Coffee/Tea
Joe's Place is a bookstore featuring new and used books, coffee, a wine bar, and local art. We also have small plates of food.
M. Judson Booksellers & Storytellers A Modern Literary Hub in Downtown Greenville, South Carolina.
  • City Title Hartsville
  • Address 1 130 W. Carolina Ave.
  • Phone (843) 332-2511
  • City Title Pawleys Island
  • Address 1 11421 Ocean Hwy Unit D
  • Phone (843) 237-8138
  • Type New books

My Sister’s Books houses more than 43,000 titles in a variety of categories: romance, mystery, classics, children’s books, biographies and other non-fiction. If you’re looking for works by local and regional authors, you’ll find a great selection of those as well. At My Sister’s Books, you can purchase or trade your gently-read paperbacks and audio books for the next title on your list. Our staff prides themselves on being able to make recommendations, seek out hard-to-find titles, and suggest other authors based on your preferred genre.

  • City Title Rock Hill
  • Address 1 742 N. Anderson Rd.
  • Phone (803) 327-9028
  • Type Primarily used with some new books
  • City Title Seneca
  • Address 1 Dogwood Plaza, 283 Market St.
  • Phone 864-885-0872
  • City Title Spartanburg
  • Address 1 186 W. Main St.
  • Phone (864) 577-9349
  • City Title West Columbia
  • Address 1 406 Meeting St.
  • Phone (803) 791-8002
  • Type Used books

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