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NewPages Guide to
Indie Bookstores in Kansas

The best list of independent Kansas bookstores


  • City Title Abilene
  • Address 1 212 N. Broadway St.
  • Phone (785) 263-9930
  • Type Primarily used with some new books
  • Specialty General Interest

Rivendell Bookstore located in Abilene, Kansas, is a new and used bookstore. We carry new and used fiction, non-fiction, science fiction, fantasy, mystery, young adult, western books and more.

  • City Title Arkansas City
  • Address 1 110 S Summit St. Ste. B
  • Phone (620) 660-5963
  • Specialty General Interest
  • Sidelines Artwork, Gifts

Blue Geranium Books and Gifts is located in the heart of Arkansas City's Downtown Historic District. It is Cowley County's longest-running bookstore. We house a large stock of used books as well as movies and vinyl. We also offer a selection of new books, local art, and gift items.

  • City Title Baldwin City
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  • Address 1 703 8th St.
  • Phone (785) 594-2526
  • Specialty General Interest
  • Sidelines Coffee/Tea, Gifts

Locally owned bookstore with a full bar and coffee shop. The Nook is a gathering place for our community to relax, socialize, shop and read.

Kansas City's Community Independent Bookseller Since 1975.

  • City Title Hutchinson
  • Address 1 2 S. Main St.
  • Phone (620) 500-5200
  • Type Primarily new with some used books
  • Specialty General Interest
  • Sidelines Café/Food, Coffee/Tea, Gifts

Located in downtown Hutchinson, Crow & Co. sells books, local products of all kinds, and art and writing supplies. Coffee, tea, and snacks are available in the cafe.

Browse the shelves for your next great recycled read at our downtown Lawrence location on Massachusetts Street, or in our Manhattan shop in the heart of Aggieville.

We are an independent book store specializing in literary fiction, mysteries, and regional books. We sell greeting cards and gifts.

Claflin Books and Copies is an independently owned bookstore in lovely Manhattan, Kansas. Come by and say hello!

After a devastating fire during renovations in 2017, the Dusty Bookshelf at the Co-op is back open at the corner of Manhattan and Moro. Stop by to shop both new and used books, and grab a cup of Intelligentsia coffee at our front counter.

  • City Title McPherson
  • Address 1 206 N. Main St.
  • Phone (620) 241-6602
  • City Title Newton
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  • Address 1 707 N. Main St.
  • Phone (316) 283-3442
  • Specialty General Interest, Children's, Literary, Mystery, Science Fiction/Fantasy

Book ReViews is a very quaint used bookstore in downtown Newton, Ks. The store is staffed by volunteers, and proceeds are donated to local charities. We offer over fifty categories with subtitles in most sections. Our prices are very reasonable. We are open Mon-Fri from 9:30 am until 5:30 pm. Saturday hours are 9:30 am until 5 pm. We are closed on Sunday. The store is much bigger than it appears from the street. Stop in when you can. You'll really be glad you did!

  • City Title Topeka
  • Address 1 927 N. Kansas Ave.
  • Phone (785) 408-1878
  • Type New books
  • Specialty Children's
  • Sidelines Toys/Games

Kids books and toys curated to encourage and nurture creativity through reading, writing, art, and play.

Turn the page on your next adventure. Welcome to Round Table Bookstore located in the NOTO Arts District.

  • City Title Wichita
  • Address 1 1700 W. Douglass
  • Phone (316) 264-8763
  • Type Primarily used with some new books
  • Specialty General Interest

At Al's Old Books, we carry paperback and hardcover books of most fiction genres and many nonfiction subjects. Please see our website for more information on kinds of books we carry.

Book-A-Holic is a used and new bookstore in Wichita, Kansas. We have been serving the local area for 20 years! Whether you're looking for the hottest title or a hard to find favorite, we are your one stop shop. Books, Movies, Music and more!

Eighth Day Books celebrates 30 years of providing the Wichita community with classics in religion, literature, history, philosophy, and art. Our brick-and-mortar store in College Hill, a favorite destination for visitors and locals alike, has grown to serve online customers worldwide.

Watermark Books & Cafe is a homegrown, literary, independent bookstore and restaurant located in the College Hill neighborhood of Wichita, Kansas. We're in the Lincoln Heights shopping center on the southwest corner of Douglas & Oliver.


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