Better Places to Buy Books

a directory of independent bookstores

Thank you for stopping by!


Better Places was created in 2014 to make America's local, independent booksellers easy to find. We are uncomplicated & uncommercial, here solely for the love of books & community. 


If you know of a bookstore we've missed, or one that's moved or closed, updates are always welcome at the address below. 

Corrections & additions greatly appreciated!