Best Bookstores in Austin

Locals’ favorite places

1. BookPeople
603 N Lamar Blvd
70local recommendations
Shelley says “Austin's favorite local bookstore. Browse book, head to Waterloo Records across the street, and then...” ·
2. Half Price Books
2929 S Lamar Blvd
22local recommendations
Dede says “Large, rambling, eclectic, used book store. Almost all used books, with prices ranging from half-pri...” ·
3. Half Price Books
5555 N Lamar Blvd
15local recommendations
Jeanne Claire
Jeanne Claire says “The mothership of used and remaindered book stores, and also has DVDs, magazines and more. Open 10 a...” ·
4. Farewell Books
913 E Cesar Chavez St
13local recommendations
Niki & Veronica
Niki & Veronica says “Cool bookstore with lots of interesting zines, art books, and harder to find titles. Doubles as an a...” ·
5. Monkeywrench Books
110 N Loop Blvd E
4local recommendations
Huriya says “Radical bookstore with events/talks”
6. BookWoman
5501 N Lamar Blvd
3local recommendations
Suzy says “There are only 12 feminist bookstores left in the U.S. and this is one of them. It's a short drive/b...” ·
7. Goodwill Central Texas - Outlet South
6505 Burleson Rd
2local recommendations
Theresa says “Here is a magical playland of treasure hunting! It's where all things that didn't sell at Goodwill e...”
8. Barnes & Noble
4local recommendations
Akiko says “Great place for those who need a quiet spot to unwind. Starbucks inside.”
9. Recycled Reads Bookstore, Austin Public Library
5335 Burnet Rd
2local recommendations