Better Places to Buy Books

a directory of independent bookstores

Alpine

Front Street Books

121 E Holland Ave   432.837.3360

Alvin

Laid Back Books

2320 Mustang Rd   281.756.8778

Amarillo

Encore Book Exchange

516 W 47th Ave   806.355.1811

Austin

12th Street Books

827 W 12th St   512.499.8828

Blue Awning Books

6009 Burnet Rd   512.275.6430

BookPeople

603 North Lamar Blvd   512.472.5050

BookWoman

5501 N Lamar Blvd   512.472.2785

Brave New Books

1904 Guadalupe St   512.480.2503

Farewell Books

913 E Caesar Chavez St   512.473.2665

Malvern Books

613 W 29th St   512.322.2097

Monkeywrench Books

110 E N Loop Blvd   512.407.6925

Recycled Reads

5335 Burnet Rd   512.323.5123

Resistencia Bookstore

1801-A S 1st St   512.416.8885

South Congress Books

1608 S Congress Ave   512.916.8882

Brenham

The Book Nook

212 W Alamo St   979.836.7323

Buffalo

The Horse's Mouth

1028 E Commerce St   903.322.2180

Dallas

Chapter Two

2 Highland Park VIllage   214.520.0101

Lucky Dog Books

10801 Garland Rd   214.827.4860

Pan-African Connection Bookstore

828 4th Ave   214.943.8262

Rosedale Rare Books

3416 Rosedale   214.682.0889

The Wild Detectives

314 W 8th St   214.942.0108

Denton

Recycled Books Records CDs

200 N Locust St   940.566.5688

Dickinson

Paperback Swap 'n' Shop

1115 FM 517 Rd E   281.534.3370

El Paso

The Bookery

10167 Socorro Rd   915.859.6132

Fort Worth

The Dock Bookshop

6637 Meadowbrook Dr   817.457.5700

Fredericksburg

Berkman Books

409 E Main St   830.997.1535

Friendswood

Jem Books

4815 FM 2351 Suite 101   281.996.9918

Galveston

Galveston Bookshop

317 23rd St   409.750.8200

Gladewater

Gladewater Books

2025 Ashley   903.720.3098

Houston

ΒΌ Price Books

3820 S Shepherd Dr   713.520.5009

Becker's Books

7405 Westview Dr   713.957.8088

Blue Willow Bookshop

14532 Memorial Dr   281.497.8675

Body Mind & Soul Books

7951 Katy Fwy   713.993.0550

Brazos Bookstore

2421 Bissonnet St   713.523.0701

Brown Book Shop

1517 San Jacinto St   713.652.3937

Kaboom Books

3116 Houston Ave   713.869.7600

Katy Budget Books

2450 Fry Rd   281.578.7770

Long-Lost Friends

4934 Hwy 6 N   281.859.4788

Murder by the Book

2342 Bissonnet St   713.524.8597

River Oaks Bookstore

3270 Westhiemer   713.520.0061

Twice Told Tales

8648 Hwy 6 N   281.463.4961

Kerrville

Wolfmueller's Books

229 Earl Garrett St   830.257.7323

League City

Schroeder's Book Haven

104 Michigan Ave   281.332.5226

Lubbock

Dan's Discount Bookstore

4409 50th St   512.754.7355

The Odyssey

2216 Broadway   806.744.2459

Marathon

Front Street Books #2

105 Hwy 90 W   915.386.4249

Marfa

Marfa Book Company

105 S Highland Ave   432.729.3906

McAllen

Books-N-Things

224 N McColl Rd   956.682.7801

McKinney

The Book Gallery

207 N Tennessee St   972.562.0533

Paris

Living Water Bookstore

2711 E Price St   903.784.0440

Portland

Books Inc

1011 US Hwy 181   361.643.3222

Roanoke

The Book Carriage

304 N Oak St   817.491.2858

Round Rock

The Book Spot

1205 Round Rock Ave   512.351.3284

San Antonio

Cheever Books

3613 Broadway St   210.824.2665

Imagine Books & Records

8373 Culebra Rd   210.236.7668

Nine Lives Books

4907 NW Loop 410   210.647.5656

The Twig Book Shop

306 Pearl Pkwy   210.826.6411

Viva! Bookstore at Viva Galleria

8407 Broadway St   210.826.1143

South Padre Island

Paragraphs on Padre Boulevard

5505 Padre Blvd   956.433.5057

Spring

Good Books in the Woods

25915 Oak Ridge Dr   281.298.2497

Once Read Twice Sold Books

250 Cypresswood Dr   281.355.1300

Terrell

Books & Crannies

209 W Moore Ave   972.563.5481

Tyler

Fireside Books

110 E Houston   903.593.3611

Pea Picker Bookstore

2803 University Blvd   903.565.4345

Waco

Golden's Book Exchange

3112 Franklin Ave   254.754.5729

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