Bookstores in Washington

A guide to the best independent
Washington bookstores

Anacortes

Watermark Book Co. - 612 Commercial Ave. - (360) 293-4277

Auburn

Finally Found Books - 3705 Auburn Way North - (253) 246-7375 - Used books

Bainbridge Island

Eagle Harbor Book Company - 157 Winslow Way E. - (206) 842-5332

The Traveler Bainbridge Island WAThe Traveler

265 Winslow Way E.
Phone: (206) 842- 4578
Type: New books
Specialty: Travel
Find us: Facebook // Twitter

Travel guides, travel literature and maps as well as luggage, accessories and clothing for those who travel.

Bellevue

University Book Store - 990 102nd Ave. N.E. - (888) 335-7323 - General books

Bellingham

Henderson Books - 116 Grand Ave. - (360) 734-6855 - Used books

Village Books - 1200 11th St. - (360) 671-2626 or (800) 392-2665

Burien

Pages 2 Books - 457 SW 152nd St. - (206) 682-4200

Chehalis

Book 'N' Brush

518 N. Market Blvd.
Phone: (360) 748-6221
Find us: Facebook

Chelan

Riverwalk Books - 116 East Woodin Ave. - (509) 682-8901

Cheney

Tree of Knowledge Bookstore - 409 1st St. - (509) 559-5394 - Specialty: Metaphysical

Clarkston

…and BOOKS, too! - 918 6th St. - (509) 758-3626 - Used books

Eastsound

Darvill's Bookstore - 296 Main St. - (360) 376-2135

Edmonds

Edmonds Bookshop - 111 5th Ave. South - (425) 775-2789

Ellensburg

Jerrol's Books & Office Supply Co. - 111 E. University Way - (509) 925-9851 or (800) 858-2427

Pearl Street Books & Gifts - 421 N. Pearl St. - (509) 925-5678

Ephrata

The Bookery - 1 Basin St. NW - (509) 754-5321

Freeland

Book Bay - 1638 Main St. - (360) 331-5404 or (800) 386-0061

Friday Harbor

Griffin Bay Bookstore - 155 Spring St. - (360) 378-5511

Gig Harbor

Mostly Books - 3126 Harborview Dr. - (253) 851-3219

Kennewick

Bookworm - 201 N. Edison, Ste. 248 - (509) 735-9016

LaConner

The Next Chapter - 721 S. 1st St. - (360) 466-2665

Lake Forest Park

Third Place Books - 17171 Bothell Way NE - (206) 366-3333 - New & Used books

Leavenworth

A Book for All Seasons - 703 Highway 2 - (509) 548-1451

Lopez Island

Lopez Bookshop - 211 Lopez Rd., Lopez Plaza - (360) 468-2132

Mercer Island

Island Books - 3014 78th Ave SE - (206) 232-6920

Mill Creek

University Book Store - Mill Creek Town Center, 15311 Main St. - (425) 385-3530 or (866) 341-7323 - General books

Oak Harbor

Wind and Tide Bookshop Oak Harbor WAWind & Tide Bookshop

790 SE Pioneer Way
Phone: (360) 675-1342
Type: Primarily used with new
Specialty: General Interest, Children's
Sidelines: Greeting Cards/Postcards, Gifts, Coffee/Tea
Events: Author Signings, Readings
Find us: Facebook

Wind and Tide Bookshop was founded in 1967 and has been going strong ever since!

Ocean Park

Adelaide's Books - 1401 Bay Ave. - (360) 665-6050

Olympia

Orca Books - 509 4th Ave. East - (360) 352-0123 - New & Used books

Onalaska

Pariyatti - 867 Larmon Rd. - (360) 978-4998 or (800) 829-2748 - Specialty: Metaphysical/Buddhism

Port Angeles

Port Books & News - 104 E. First St. - (360) 452-6367

Port Gamble

The Dauntless Bookstore - 32220 Rainier Ave. NE - (360) 297-4043 - Used, Rare books

Port Townsend

Phoenix Rising - 696 Water St. - (360) 385-4464 - Specialty: Metaphysical/New Age

Poulsbo

Liberty Bay Books - Poulsbo WALiberty Bay Books

18881 D Front St.
Phone: (360) 779-5909
Type: Primarily new books with used books
Specialty: General Interest, Children's, Literary, Mystery, Science Fiction/Fantasy
Sidelines: Coffee/Tea, Gifts, Greeting Cards/Postcards, Toys/Games
Events: Author Signings, Readings
Find us: Facebook // Twitter // Blog

Located in a small Scandinavian town, we're a general interest bookstore. We have a great children's selection of books & toys. We carry a good selection of Scandinavian, boating and Native American titles. We have tables & chairs, a couch with an espresso bar. We carry many card lines and a offbeat selection of non book items, ie Coobie Bras, Out of Print Tshirts and much more...

Redmond

Soulfood Books - 15748 Redmond Way - (425) 881-5309 - Specialty: Metaphysical/New Age

Richland

Bookworm - 701 A Pkwy - (509) 946-3877 - Used books

Seattle

Ada's Technical Books - 425 15th Ave East - (206) 322-1058 - Specialty: Technical

Alphabet Soup - 1406 N. 45th St. - (206) 547-4555 - Children's books

Arundel Books - 214 1st Ave. S, Ste. B-18 - (206) 624-4442 - New, Used, Rare books

Book Larder - 4252 Fremont Ave. N. - (206) 397-4271 - Specialty: Cookbooks

East West Bookshop - 6500 Roosevelt Way NE. - (206) 523-3726 - Specialty: Metaphysical/New Age

Edge of the Circle - 701 East Pike St. - (206) 726-1999 - Specialty: Paganism/Occult

Elliott Bay Book Company - 1521 10th Ave. - (202) 624-6600 or (800) 962-5311

Fantagraphics Bookstore & Gallery - 1201 S. Vale St. - (206) 658-0110 - Specialty: Comics/Graphic Novels

Left Bank Books - 92 Pike St. - (206) 622-0195 - Specialty: Alternative

Magnolia's Bookstore - 3206 W. McGraw - (206) 283-1062

Magus Books - 1408 NE 42nd St. - (206) 633-1800

Mockingbird Books - 7220 Woodlawn Ave. NE - (206) 518-5886 - Children's books

Open Books - 2414 N. 45th St. - (206) 633-0811 - Specialty: Poetry

Ophelia's Books - 3504 Fremont Ave. N. - (206) 632-3759 - Used books

Pegasus Book Exchange - 4553 California Ave SW - (206) 937-5410 - Used books

Peter Miller Books - 2326 Second Ave. - (206) 441-4114 - Specialty: Architecture

Queen Anne Book Co. - 1811 Queen Anne Ave. N. - (206) 284-2427

Ravenna Third Place - 6504 20th Ave. NE - (206) 525-2347 - Used books

Revolution Books Seattle - 89 S. Washington St. - (206) 325-7415

Santoro's Books - 7405 Greenwood Ave. N - Closing May 2014. To be reopened soon as Phinny Books..

Seattle Mystery Bookshop - 117 Cherry St. - (206) 587-5737 - Specialty: Mystery

Secret Garden Bookshop - 2214 NW Market St. - (206) 789-5006

Wide World Books & Maps - 4411A Wallingford Ave. N - (206) 634-3453 or (888) 534-3453 - Specialty: Travel

Shelton

Sage Book Store - 116 W. Railroad Ave. #102 - (360) 426-6011

Snohomish

Uppercase Bookshop - 1118 First St. - (360) 568-5987

Spokane

2nd Look Books - 2829 E. 29th Ave. - (509) 535-6464 - Used books

Auntie's Bookstore - 402 W. Main Ave. - (509) 838-0206

Tinman Gallery - 811 W. Garland Ave. - (509) 325-1500 - Specialty: Art

Stanwood

Snow Goose Bookstore - Stanwood WASnow Goose Bookstore

8616 271st St. NW
Phone: (360) 629-3631 or (800) 634-6673
Type: Primarily new books with used books
Specialty: General Interest, Children's, Mystery, Regional
Sidelines: Artwork, Gifts, Greeting Cards/Postcards
Find us: Facebook

The Snow Goose Bookstore in Stanwood's historic East End has been a community icon for more than 30 years. Through all those years, the Snow Goose has offered booklovers of all ages a special place to find great books, a place to connect with writers and illustrators, and to chat with fellow readers. We're an old-fashioned shop, staffed by friendly readers, proud to offer you an eclectic, hand-picked selection of new and gently-used books, great cards, and unique and thoughtful gift items. Artwork from local artists rotates frequently to showcase the wealth of talent in the Stanwood / Camano area.

Tacoma

King's Books - 218 St. Helens Ave. - (253) 272-8801 or (877) 529-9525 - Used, Rare, Out-of-Print, New books

Vancouver

Cover to Cover Books & Espresso - 6300 NE St. James Rd., Ste. 104B - (360) 993-7777 - New, Used, Rare books

Vintage Books - 6613 E. Mill Plain Blvd. - (360) 694-9519 or (888) 694-9519 - Used, Rare, Out-of-Print books

Walla Walla

Book & Game Company - 38 E. Main St. - (509) 529-9963

Earthlight Bookstore - 321 E. Main St. - (509) 525-4983

Winthrop

Trail's End Bookstore - 231 Riverside Ave. - (509) 996-2345

Yakima

Encore Books - Yakima WAEncore Bookstore

1016 S. 3rd Ave.
Phone: (509) 457-4660
Type: Primarily used books with new books
Specialty: General Interest, Children's, Mystery, Science Fiction/Fantasy
Find us: Facebook

Nobody in central Washington has more used books for sale in one place. We keep the store well-lit and organized and the books are sorted so you can find what you are looking for. Every used book we sell is half-price or less, including many for only 25 cents. We have many categories of fiction, books on tape and CD, and a large selection of children's books. If non-fiction is your thing, we’ve got you covered: Biographies, history, humor, true crime, sports, politics, and more. We trade your books for ours, two-for-one based on the cover price. Can't find what you are looking for? We do special orders, both new or used.

Inklings Bookshop - 5629 Summitview Ave. - (509) 945-5835

 

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