Local Bookstores to Visit in Atlanta

Atlanta abounds with places for the bibliophile! From public libraries to campus bookstores, book clubs and author signings, the Georgia Center for the Book and the AJC Decatur Book Festival, something can be found for every literary style.  The area is also home to some of the best independent books stores around!  These shops feature local authors alongside New York Times Bestsellers, new and used books, specialty and children’s books.  Plus, you will only find “the South’s oldest independent feminist bookstore” here in Atlanta – Charis Books and More (http://www.charisbooksandmore.com/)!  So, put down your Kindle or your Nook and go find a book!

Here are a few places to visit (click map to enlarge):

A Cappella Books
208 Haralson Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30307

Atlanta Vintage Books
3660 Clairmont Rd, Atlanta, GA 30341

Book Nook
3073 N Druid Hills Rd NE, Decatur, GA 30033

Cathedral Book Store
2744 Peachtree Rd NW, Atlanta, GA 30305

Charis Books & More
1189 Euclid Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30307

Cover Books
1031 Marietta St NW a, Atlanta, GA 30318

Eagle Eye Bookshop
2076 N Decatur Rd, Decatur, GA 30033

Little Shop of Stories
133 E Court Square # A, Decatur, GA 30030

Phoenix & Dragon Bookstore
5531 Roswell Rd NE, Sandy Springs, GA 30342

Sisters Bookshop
209 Edgewood Ave SE, Atlanta, GA 30303

Trinity Book Shop
6740 Riverside Dr, Atlanta, GA 30328

By Anna Appleman
Cataloger, Columbia Theological Seminary

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