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NewPages Guide to
Indie Bookstores in New Mexico

The best list of independent New Mexico bookstores


  • City Title Albuquerque
  • Address 1 4022 Rio Grande Blvd. NW
  • Phone (505) 344-8139
  • Type Primarily new with some used books
  • Sidelines Magazines/Newspapers

Bookworks is a locally-owned, independent bookstore in Albuquerque's North Valley.

  • Address 1 3123 Central Ave. NE
  • Phone (505) 585-2487
  • Type Primarily new with some used books
  • Specialty General Interest
  • Sidelines Magazines/Newspapers

Books, magazines, and other printed matter for life in the desert. Find us at Little Bear Coffee on Central.

  • Address 1 111 Carlisle Blvd. SE
  • Phone (505) 553-3823
  • Type Primarily used with some new books
  • Specialty General Interest
  • Sidelines Gifts, Greeting Cards/Postcards

We are a family-owned bookstore bringing you good quality used books of all kinds, and new books by local authors. We also carry greeting cards, pins, journals, and more.

  • Address 1 5850 Eubank Blvd NE Ste B-41
  • Phone (505) 294-2026
  • Type Primarily new with some used books
  • Specialty General Interest
  • Sidelines Gifts

Page One specializes in new and used books, as well as rare and collectible books housed in our Antiquarian Room. We also have numerous gift items including puzzles, candies, and novelties.

Indigenerd HQ for all your Native and Indigenous comics, books, and gaming needs!

Residing in Albuquerque since 1994, we are your used bookstore for fiction, nonfiction, homeschool, children's, Christian, DVDs & more!

The best little bookshop in Albuquerque. Specializing in books on New Mexico, the Southwest, Native America, the Old West and Hispanic culture

  • City Title Belen
  • Image Image
  • Address 1 513 Becker Ave.
  • Phone (505) 785-2835
  • Type Used books
  • Specialty General Interest, Children's, Literary, Mystery, Science Fiction/Fantasy

Seven rooms. Comfy chairs. Thousands of books. Great prices. Come find your treasure at this gem of a secondhand bookstore in the heart of the Belén Arts District. Browse gently used books and media in a wide variety of genres. Location is Becker Avenue between 5th and 6th Streets, next door to the Bugg Lights Museum. Free street parking is available. The nonprofit Friends of the Belén Public Library operates Books on Becker. Your purchases will help fund vital Library programs, as well as scholarships for local college-bound high school seniors.

Readers' Cove Used Books & Gallery is a retailer of quality used and rare books, owned by Margaret Fairman & Daniel Gauss. Books are bought and sold on cash or trade basis. Transactions are conducted in person, on line, or by phone: we have no geographical boundaries!
  • City Title Farmington
  • Address 1 2530 San Juan Blvd.
  • Phone (505) 327-4647
  • Type Primarily used with some new books
  • Specialty General Interest

Family owned since 1980, Amy's Bookcase is primarily a used paperback exchange bookstore. We are carrying some new books, and can help you with special orders!

  • City Title Las Cruces
  • Address 1 314 S. Tornillo St.
  • Phone (575) 523-3988
  • Type Primarily used with some new books
  • Specialty Regional
  • Sidelines Artwork, Gifts

Casa Camino Real is a bookstore, art gallery and community resource center that celebrates literature and the arts in the borderland region of New Mexico, Texas and Northern México. When you enter our historic adobe, our motto is "This is the temple where books are sacred." We focus on Southwestern, Regional, Borderland, Native-American, Chicano & Chicana, Latino & Latina, and Multi-Cultural World literature with books in many languages. We feature new, used, first edition and out of print books for adults and children. We also sell vintage vinyl records and Mexican folk art.

  • Address 1 1101 S. Solano
  • Phone (575) 524-8471 ext. 2
  • Type Used books
  • Specialty General Interest
  • Sidelines Toys/Games

Coas Books is a new & used book store with one of the largest used book inventories available anywhere, with over 500,000 books in stock! We buy, sell, and trade used Books, Vinyl Records, CDs, DVDs, VHS, Audiobooks, Games and more! 

  • Address 1 317 N Main St
  • Phone (575) 524-8471 ext. 1
  • Type Used books
  • Specialty General Interest
  • Sidelines Toys/Games

Coas Books is a second hand bookstore with the largest selection of books in New Mexico. We have over 500,000 books in stock, and more than 200,000 online!

  • City Title Ruidoso
  • Image Image
  • Address 1 2340 Sudderth Dr.
  • Phone (575) 257-1594
  • Type New books

Books Etcetera is Ruidoso’s only independent bookstore for new books and bestsellers, hosting author signings, game nights, and other events.

  • City Title Santa Fe
  • Image Image
  • Address 1 102 W. San Francisco St. Ste. 20
  • Phone (505) 988-5416
  • Type Primarily new with some used books
  • Specialty General Interest, Art, Literary, Regional
  • Sidelines Artwork

Allá specializes in Latin America with the largest selection of new and out-of-print Spanish-language scholarly books in the U.S. We feature an extensive collection of titles in literature, history, anthropology, natural history, art, architecture, theater, cinema, and music, including classical music scores and recorded music. We also have English-language books about Latin America and the U.S. Southwest and some Portuguese and French. Our gallery exhibits photographs by Manuel Alvarez Bravo and Mexican prints. Located in the heart of Santa Fe, New Mexico, since 1980.

  • Address 1 133 Romero St.
  • Phone (505) 988-3709
  • Type Primarily used with some new books
  • Specialty Metaphysical/New Age
  • Sidelines Curiosities, Gifts

Books, gifts, bits, and baubles! Come see your favorite authors speak and discover new authors and their tales at our regular events.

  • Address 1 328 Montezuma Ave.
  • Phone (505) 780-8051
  • Type New books
  • Specialty Children's
  • Sidelines Toys/Games
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  • Address 1 202 Galisteo St.
  • Phone (505) 988-4226
  • Type New books
  • Specialty General Interest, Alternative/Political, Children's, Literary, Regional
  • Sidelines Artwork, Café/Food, Coffee/Tea, Greeting Cards/Postcards, Toys/Games

Located on the corner of Galisteo & Water Streets in downtown Santa Fe, just blocks from the historic Plaza. We're a full-service general bookstore with an inventory of over 30,000 titles, including a large selection of local travel, Southwest and Native American history, art and architecture, poetry, and children's books. On our website, you can order books for delivery or pickup. Our coffeehouse features organic, locally-roasted coffee from Aroma Coffee, plus pastries, light fare, and delicious desserts delivered daily from Tesuque Village Market, chocolates from Cocopotamus, and seating indoors or outside on our patio. 20% OFF every coffeehouse purchase between 8am and 9am!

Garcia Street Books is a locally owned and operated bookshop that has been serving the Santa Fe community for over 25 years. The shop thrives on the loyal patronage of full- and part-time residents and the flocks of visitors that frequent Santa Fe.

  • Address 1 157 Paseo de Peralta
  • Phone (505) 428-0321
  • Type Primarily used with some new books
  • Specialty General Interest
  • Sidelines Toys/Games

op cit is a general bookstore that stocks mostly used, collectible and remaindered books of all kinds, as well as a small, well-curated collection of new titles. We buy used books for cash and store credit, and are willing to look at pretty much anything, as long as it's still in good condition. We strive to stock a range of titles, from hard-to-find signed first editions to discounted kids books. We hope you'll visit us soon.

  • Address 1 839 Paseo de Peralta Ste L
  • Phone (505) 992-0418
  • Type New books
  • Sidelines Café/Food
  • City Title Taos
  • Address 1 124A Bent St
  • Phone (252) 751-1999
  • Type Primarily used with some new books
  • Specialty General Interest

We have new books, great used books in all subjects, first editions, and a great selection of remainders. Our events are free and open to the public. Please check our 'FAQ' page for more information and details.

  • Address 1 108-B Civic Plaza Dr.
  • Phone (575) 758-0081
  • Type Used books
  • Specialty General Interest, Regional

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