NewPages Guide to
Indie Bookstores in Texas
The best list of independent Texas bookstores
Booked Up began in 1971 in Georgetown, Washington, D.C. and is now located in Archer City, Texas, carrying between 150,000 and 200,000 fine and scholarly titles.
BookWoman began 43 years ago in an upstairs shop on Guadalupe. We started out as a collective called The Common Woman Bookstore (based on the Judy Grahn poem). From there we moved into Susan Post's house at the time, and then we became BookWoman and moved to 6th Street. Then we moved to 12th and Lamar, and since 2008 we're located at 5501 North Lamar.
Burrowing Owl Books is an independent, family owned bookstore located on the square in Canyon, TX specializing in new and used books!
- City Title Cleburne
- Title Link The Published Page Bookshop
- Address 1 10 E Chamber St.
- Phone (817) 349-6366
- Type Primarily used with some new books
- Specialty General Interest, Mystery, Regional, Science Fiction/Fantasy
- Sidelines Artwork, Greeting Cards/Postcards, Magazines/Newspapers
- Events Author Signings, Readings
- Facebook Facebook
- Website Website
Opening November 2017 in a historic 130 year old building on the courthouse square in Cleburne, Texas. More than 100,000 titles and adding thousands weekly. Texas best used, out-of-print, rare bookshop? We're working on it!
Deep Vellum Books is Dallas' independent bookstore, cafe, & cultural center with literary events, plus live music, film, art & more, seven days a week.
Interabang Books, a new full-service, independent bookstore, will open in July 2017. The 5,000 square foot store, at the southeast corner of Preston Road and Royal Lane, will carry 12,000+ titles in a variety of categories, with a focus on fiction, children’s books, and creative nonfiction. The store will feature a flexible event space with seating for up to 100 people for book signings and a children’s stage for weekly story times and other programs.
General used bookstore with movies and music as well in Casa Linda Plaza. Trade-ins welcome and cash paid selectively. Formerly Paperbacks Plus in Lakewood. Go to our website for links to our other stores in N. Oak Cliff & Downtown Mesquite.
General used bookstore with movies and music as well. Trade-ins welcome and cash paid selectively. Go to our website for links to our other stores in Casa Linda Plaza in East Dallas & Downtown Mesquite.
Books, beer, coffee, wine, records, readings . . . This is not fiction, it's just another kind of satisfaction.
Sententia Vera Cultural Hub is a community space for cultured bibliophiles, coffee aficionados, and innovative entrepreneurs. It’s a place to find your next unexpected read, burst through your wildest dreams, and savor java from one of Austin’s renown coffee roasters.
Monkey and Dog serves as a place for children to find, read, and talk about their favorite books. Doing our part to encourage the next generation of readers, we have carefully chosen books from national and state reading awards lists, from teachers' and counselors' recommendations, and from a life-long voracious reader's favorites. We prescribe NOT to the pedagogic view of making learning fun, but rather that learning IS fun, challenging, and joyful.
Established in 1991, Galveston Bookshop is located in downtown Galveston’s historic Strand shopping district, and offers the area’s greatest selection of used and out-of-print books.
The Last Bookstore and Coffee Shop is the place to relax with a nice book and a big cup of coffee or use our free Wi-Fi.
- City Title Glen Rose
- Title Link Storiebook Cafe
- Address 1 502 NE Barnard St.
- Phone (254) 897-2665
- Type New books
The Lift is your little shop around the corner, both a bookstore and a gift shop. We carry the good reads: the new, talked-about, sought-after books. The Lift also overflows with colorful, whimsical gifts that are a joy to the senses, including home decor items, items of Texas or Houston interest, and fashion accessories.
Once an online store, Black World Books now has a physical location in Killeen, Texas. We specialize in the needs of the African American community with books, multimedia, and news on the issues that matter most.
- City Title McKinney
- Title Link The Book Gallery
- Address 1 207 N. Tennessee
- Phone (972) 562-0533
- Type Used books
General used bookstore with movies and music as well. Trade-ins welcome & cash paid selectively. See our website for links to our other two stores in Dallas.
Books, coffee, beer, wine, and a unique space to hang out with friends in Sweetwater, Texas.