NewPages Guide to
Indie Bookstores in Kansas
The best list of independent Kansas bookstores
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.
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.
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.
A general interest bookstore only 20 minutes from the Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve. Flint Hills Books is located on the Santa Fe Trail in a beautifully restored 1887 bank building.
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.
Signs of Life is a bookstore, art gallery, and espresso bar all rolled into a big wonderful place whose purpose is to be a blessing to the community. We opened our doors in March of 2003 with the intent to be a place where people could find good books, not just any old book, but books worth owning, thoughtful books, books that tackle big ideas. And not just books, but fine art too!
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.
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!
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.