Small Independent Online Booksellers and Neighborhood Bookstores


  •  The Independent Online Booksellers Association (IOBA) is comprised of small business owners who make customer service a priority. Review our code of professional ethics, guides to book terminology and book description definitions and our links to book related resources. Also discover feature articles about book-related topics, seminars, workshops and author interviews.


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  • A sampling of bookshops in the Chrislands Neighborhood: 


Updated Apr 13, 2017

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Legacy (Palm Harbor, FL, USA)
Florida Antiquarian Book Dealers Association. We are an online store
specializing in Americana, Genealogy, Religion, Military, and General Stock
that is mostly non-fiction. We ship within 24 hours and provide free tracking
within USA. Visit us today! You can also connect with us on Facebook:


(Littleton, CO, USA) 
include: Classic Fiction, Literature and Poetry; Books by and about Abraham
Lincoln and Winston Churchill; Books about Birds and Birding. We feature works
published by the Modern Library. Always buying quality used books. Member, IOBA
and RMABA.


Books & Vinyl Records (Salisbury UK)  Specializing in signed books, first editions, Classical and Rock vinyl records


Antiques & Books (Spanish Fork, UT,
Specialize in Rare Books, Out-Of-Print Books, Used Books, other hard-to-find
books with a significance to Mormon / LDS / Latter-Day Saints History and Utah,
Illinois, Missouri, New York and the West.  - - Books, Autographs and
Signatures, and other Mormon Ephemera. - -   Authorized reseller for NEW
LDS books from most LDS Publishers including, Deseret Book, Covenant, Cedar
Fort, Signature Book, and others.


Corner Books 
(Austin, TX, USA) 
http:// We are an
internet only site and carry antiquarian, used/rare books and ephemera; Texana,
American West, children's books, Robert Sabuda, Tasha Tudor, Hardy Boys, Tom
Swift, Judy Bolton, Cherry Ames, Nancy Drew and other series books.


Shoots, Bookseller 
(Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada)
8-5 Monday-Saturday. We specialize in antiquarian and rare hardcovers,
primarily non-fiction: religion, classic literature, biography, history
(especially local), art, technical, and transportation. We have an extensive
children's collection spanning 1860 through 1970. All orders packaged in bubble
wrap and boxes. 20% discount for fellow booksellers. Facebook page:


Friends (Bear Creek area, USA) 
 With over 65,000 books in the store, we carry a large selection of Science
Fiction and Children's books, but also have Romance, Mystery,Western, Horror,
and Non-Fiction areas. Check us out on the internet at for those
hard-to-find collectibles.


Emporium (Anderson, SC, USA)
Emporium (Anderson, SC, USA) McDowell's Emporium is an open shop brimming with
used, out-of-print, and select new hardback and paperback books.Our inventory
includes most major categories with large selections of Literature/Fiction,
Juvenile, Religion, Mysteries/Thrillers, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Romance,
Christian Fiction,Regional, and Cookbooks. We currently have 2000+ books in our
ever-growing online inventory with more than 35,000 in our open shop. We
package our books with profound care and ship daily during the week.


(Burbank, CA, USA) 
BOOKS is an online book store featuring thousands of
books, magazines and items of ephemera covering a wide variety of Oddball
topics with an emphasis on non-fiction. Being based in Burbank California
provides us with access to authors, actors, celebrities and others, both famous
and infamous. This allows us to offer hundreds of in person hand signed books
and autographed collectibles.


(USA)  We
are an online mail order shop for new, gently used, vintage and hard to find
books and ephemera in many subject areas including gardening and horticulture,
botany, the sciences and medicine, classic literature, first editions and
eclectic oddities in a variety of disciplines. We have been shipping books to
our worldwide customers since 1997. Member of IOBA.  Visit us on Facebook at and Twitter @ravenroost


Beagle Books (Bloomington, Indiana,
of out-of-print and rare books, specializing in scholarly non-fiction. Can't
find a book? Tell us your "wants" and let us do the searching. Member
of the Independent Online Booksellers Association (IOBA).


Book Lady 
(Austin, TX, USA) 
Book Lady is a cyberspace store only. All books are in our possession, located
in the beautiful hill country of Austin,Texas. We carry Modern First Editons,
Early 20th Century Firsts, Children's Illustrated, Women's Studies, Texas
Authors and Texacana. We are here to help you with all your book needs.
Satisfaction guaranteed on all orders! You can also connect with us on


The Book
(Las Cruces, NM, USA) 
in western americana, arts and crafts, and children's books with lots more to
offer. Fast, dependable service with satisfaction guaranteed. Book reviews and
giveaways on my blog: Follow
my business page on Facebook to see new listings, reviews, and special sales:


Book Scene 
(Weymouth, MA, USA)  Online
New England bookstore since 1999. Used and antiquarian books. We purchase large
libraries from collectors, so our stocked catalog topics are always changing.
Visit our blog at


Unicorn Books 
(Dallas, TX, USA) 
Unicorn Books is an on-line only bookstore started in October 2001 by Joan and
DeWayne White. We started with the Science Fiction collection developed over 40
years and have continued adding to that collection from various places, adding
many other categories to satisfy our customers. We like to think of ourselves
as one of the types of used book stores we visited and corresponded with when
we were younger. Try us, I think you'll like us. Also visit us for some of our
references pages and links. White Unicorn Books is a proud member of the IOBA.


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Operation Paperback


Recycle your paperbacks and provide reading for our troops. OP is a grassroots organization of family and friends who collect gently used paperback books and send them to our American military troops deployed around the world.