Bookstores in Boulder
Welcome, bibliophiles! Among cozy cafes and stylish boutiques, you will also find Boulder's local, independent bookshops — and your next favorite read. And with multiple book and magazine publishing companies headquartered here, there’s always something happening in Boulder’s literary scene — from workshops to live readings to poetry slams. Discover local writers and publications to bring home, or just take some quiet time to recharge between the shelves.
9 of Boulder's Beloved Bookshops
For the wanderer who fills their cup deep in the stacks of books, magazines, comics and more, this list is for you.
Frequently Asked Questions About Bookstores in Boulder
What are some highly rated bookstores in Boulder, CO?
What is the most popular bookstore in Boulder, CO?
The most popular bookstore in Boulder is Boulder Book Store, which has been a Boulder establishment for more than 50 years and was named the Publishers Weekly Bookstore of the Year in 2018.