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NewPages Guide to
Indie Bookstores in West Virginia

The best list of independent West Virginia bookstores


  • City Title Charleston
  • Address 1 222 Washington St. W.
  • Phone (681) 265-5014
  • Specialty General Interest
  • Sidelines Café/Food

A place where everyone can socialize and relax while enjoying top quality drinks and food at an affordable price, all while surrounded by a selection of used books.

  • Address 1 226 Capitol St.
  • Phone (304) 342-1461
  • Specialty General Interest
  • Sidelines Artwork, Café/Food, Coffee/Tea

Located on Capitol Street in beautiful downtown Charleston, WV, Taylor Books is an independent bookstore, coffee shop, cafe, and art gallery.

  • City Title Elkins
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  • Address 1 316 Railroad Ave
  • Phone (304) 636-4400
  • Specialty General Interest, Children's, Mystery, Regional, Science Fiction/Fantasy
  • Sidelines Curiosities, Gifts, Greeting Cards/Postcards, Toys/Games

Main Line Books is an independently owned and operated bookstore located in the heart of beautiful downtown Elkins, WV. Main Line offers friendly personalized service that you rarely find at Suburban malls coupled with an eclectic selection that rivals that offered by the corporate competition. Main Line offers a large selection of Melissa & Doug Toys and Puzzles Main Line Also offers a broad selection of local and Regional interest including difficult to find Railroad and outdoor/adventure books. If Main Line doesn't have what you're looking for, we are always happy to order it for you.

  • City Title Huntington
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  • Address 1 604 14th St W
  • Phone (681) 378-3463
  • Specialty General Interest
  • Sidelines Coffee/Tea

Welcome to Cicada Books & Coffee, a locally-owned bookstore in Huntington's beautiful antique district. We are a general interest used bookstore carrying fiction ad nonfiction with a large children’s collection. We're open seven days a week.

Welcome to The Inner Geek - Huntington (formerly Empire Books), downtown Huntington's unique independent bookstore carrying new and used books and comic books, as well as new and vintage toys. Stop by the store or visit the website to see what we have to offer!

  • City Title Lewisburg
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  • Address 1 922 Washington St.
  • Phone (681) 318-3501
  • Specialty General Interest
  • City Title New Martinsville
  • Address 1 161 N. St.
  • Phone (304) 455-5080
  • Specialty General Interest

We have new and used books for every age and interest. Used prices range from $1.00 to $5.00, and new books in stock are 20% off the cover price. Special orders are welcome! We order new books on Mondays, and they arrive the next day or two days later, with no shipping cost. Used books can be ordered anytime, and shipping cost is usually either $3.50 or $3.99. We have a book club that meets on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 3 p.m., and the selection for the month can be found at our website.

  • City Title Princeton
  • Address 1 929 Mercer St.
  • Phone (304) 487-0787
  • Type Used books
  • Specialty General Interest

We offer a large variety of previously loved fiction and nonfiction books. From classics to recent bestsellers, we have something for all ages and tastes!

  • City Title Shepherdstown
  • Address 1 114 W. German St.
  • Phone (304) 876-3486
  • Specialty General Interest
Four Seasons Books is a family owned and operated bookstore founded in 1991. Located in the heart of downtown historic Shepherstown, West Virginia, Four Seasons Books offers a unique selection of quality new, used, and discount books.
  • City Title Wardensville
  • Address 1 50 W. Main St.
  • Phone (304) 897-2233
  • Type New books
  • Specialty General Interest, Children's
  • Sidelines Gifts, Toys/Games

WordPlay is an independent bookstore with an extra helping of fun! Visit WordPlay to discover your next great read, along with games, puzzles, and art and science kits for all ages.

This eclectic shop is the oldest used bookstore in West Virginia.


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