South Central Wisconsin Bookstore Directory
Barnes & Nobles Booksellers (two locations)
Address: 1 East Towne Mall 53704, Madison
Address: 7433 Mineral Point Rd 53717
Address: 5149 Anton Dr, Fitchburg 53719
Address: 668 State St, Madison, 53703
Hours: 10:30-6 (M-Tu), 11-6 (W-F), 11-5 (Sa), 12-5 (Su)
Description: 150,000 Books on all subjects. Books wanted. Personal libraries, Estate Collections & Books in Quantity.
Capital City Comics
Address: 1910 Monroe St, Madison, 53711
Hours: 11-7 (M-F), 10-5 (Sa)
Description: New and back issue comics, graphic novels
Driftless Books & Music
Address: 518 Walnut Street, Viroqua, WI 54665
Web Site: http://driftlessbooks.com
Hours: Winter hours: Closed until March 1, browsing by appointment only. Summer hours: Tues.-Sat.: 11-6 pm; Sunday: 12-4 pm.
Description: New, Used, Rare, & Antiquarian Books. We buy, sell, and trade. Custom book searches. Possibly Wisconsin's largest used book store.
The Foundry Books
Address: 105 Commerce Street, Mineral Point, 53565
Hours: April through December - Thursday through Sunday, 11:00 am - 4:30 pm. Tuesday and Wednesday by chance or appointment. Always closed on Monday. January through March - By chance or by appointment. Please phone or email, other hours by appointment.
Description: Used and antiquarian books.
Frugal Muse Books, Music & Video
Address: 235 Junction Rd, Madison 53717
Web Site: http://www.frugalmuse.com/west.html
Hours: 10-9 (M-Sa), 10-5 (Su)
Description: We offer an extensive selection of new and used hardcovers and paperbacks at reduced prices. We special-order new books at 25% off. We are always buying from the public in any quantity: books, audiobooks, CDs, DVD's and more.
Graham Crackers Comics
Address: 2831 E. Washington Ave., Madison, 53704
Web Site: http://www.grahamcrackers.com/mdstore.htm
Hours: 11-7 (Tu-F), 10-6 (Sa)
Description: Full service comic book shop, a branch of "Illinois' #1 Comic Book Store"
Half Price Books Records Magazines (two locations)
Address: 4250 East Towne Blvd, Madison, 53704
Address: 626 S Whitney Way, Madison, 53711
Web Site: http://www.hpb.com
Jef Hinds Comics
Address: P.O.Box 44803, Madison, 53744
Web Site: http://www.jhcomics.com
Description: Specializing in pre-1980 comic books. Buying collections of 10c and 12c comics. Appraisal and grading services available.
Keele's Books & Collectables
Address: In Antique Mall 1, 720 Oak St (next to the Police Station), Wisconsin Dells, 53913
Description: Quality children's books in affordable editions
Address: 260 W Gilman St, Madison, 53703
Web Site: http://www.mimosaspirit.com
Hours: 11-7 (M-F), 10-6:30 (Sa), 12-5 (Su)
Description: Books for spiritual & personal growth and wellness, New Age/World/Native American/Celtic and more music, yoga & meditation supplies, sacred art, jewelry, incense, henna tattoos, workshops and free talks.
Mystery to Me
Address: 1863 Monroe Street, Madison 53711
Web Site: www.mysterytomebooks.com
Hours: 10-7 (Tu-F), 10-5 (Sa), 11-4 (Su), closed Mondays.
Description: The mystery genre offers a wide selection of everything from cozies and historical mysteries to thrillers and police procedurals. In addition to mystery there is a small non-mystery nook along with a growing selection of work by local authors that includes everything from poetry to memoir, and a growing selection of children and young adult titles.
A New Hope Collectible Toys and Comics
Address: 254 West Gilman Street Second Floor, Madison 53703
Web Site: http://www.anewhopecomics.com/
Hours: Monday-Wednesday: Closed; Thursay-Saturday: 11:00 am to 7:00 pm; Sunday: 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Description: Toys, statues, anime, video games and comic books, including vintage Star Wars, GI Joe and other toys from the 1970's on. Collectible comics silver to modern age.
Ocooch Books & Libations
Address: 145 West Court St, Richland Center 53581
Hours: 10-5:30 (Tu-Th), 10-7 (F), 10-4 (Sa)
Description: General interest bookstore with unique regional interest. Microbrew beers, single malt scotches and unique wines from around the world.
Paul's Book Store
Address: 670 State St, Madison, 53703
Web Site: http://www.paulsbookstore.com
Hours: 9-7 (M-Sa), 12-5 (Su)
Description: Since 1954. Large general stock of used and out-of-print books. We buy libraries or single volumes. Browsers invited.
Address: 117 E Main Street, Mt. Horeb, WI 53572
Hours: 10-6:30 (M-F), 10-5 (Sa), 11-5 (Su)
Description: A general interest bookstore serving the rural communities west of Madison. Specialties include nature, rural living and Wisconsin.
Readers Realm Gallery of New & Gently-Used Books, Gifts & Whimsy
Address: 147 E. Montello St, Montello, WI 53949
Facebook Page: Readers Realm Gallery
Hours: Monday through Saturday 10 - 5; Sunday 10 - 4.
Description: Located in a grand historic church built in 1875 on Highway 23 near Montello's beautiful granite waterfalls. Opened in 2014.
A Room of One's Own
Address: 315 W Gorham St Ste C, Madison, 53703
Web Site: http://www.roomofonesown.com
Hours: 10-8 (M-Th), 10-6 (Sa), 12-5 (Su); (Winter Jan-Mar) 10-7 (M-Th), 10-6 (Sa), 10-5 (Su)
Description: An independent bookstore with a strong selection of general books. Specialties in fiction, poetry, spirituality, feminist, political and LGBT titles. Also music, t-shirts, cards, journals, calendars and a wide selection of fair trade gift items. We carry books for women's studies and related classes at the University of Wisconsin.
Stony Hill Books & Gallery
Address: 2140 Regent St, Madison, 53726
Web Site: http://www.stony-hill-madison.com
Hours: 10-5 (T-Sa)
Description: Specializiing in books on Latin America, Mexico and Cuba, books in English, Spanish and Portuguese. Also ethnic textiles, Fine Art and Oriental carpets
T. S. Vandoros Rare Books
20th Century Books
Address: 1421 South Park Street #200, Madison, 53715
Web Site: http://www.southparkbooks.com
Hours: 10-5:30 (M-Sa), 12-5:30 (Su)
Description: Popular culture specialist, including comics, science fiction, mysteries.
The University Book Store (four locations)
Address: 711 State St, Madison, 53703
Phone: 608-257-3784 and 800-993-BOOK
Web Site: http://www.uwbookstore.com
Hours: 9-7 (M-Th), 9-5:30 (F-Sa), 12-5 (Su)
Address: Hilldale Shopping Center, 702 N Midvale Blvd, Madison, 53705
Phone: 608-238-8455 and 800-993-BOOK
Hours: 9-9 (M-Sa), 11-9 (Su)
Address: The University Book Store, Health Sciences Learning Center, next to the Hospital parking ramp, 750 Highland Ave, Madison, 53705
Phone: 608-663-2665 and 800-993-BOOK
Hours: 7:45-5:30 (M-F), 10-3 (Sa)
Address: University Book Store - Janesville, 2500 Milton Ave Ste 132, Janesville, 53545
Phone: 608-758-8023 and 800-993-BOOK
Hours: 10-9 (M-Sa), 11-6 (Su)
Address: 526 Oak St, Baraboo, WI 53913
Web Site: http://www.villagebooksmith.50megs.com
Hours: 10-6 (M, Tu, Th), 10-10 (W,F), 10-5 (Sa)
Westfield Comics (two locations)
Address: 7475 Mineral Point Rd 53717
Address: 944 Williamson St 53703
Hours: 12-6 (Su-Tu), 11-8 (W-F), 11-6 (Sa)
Description: New comics and graphic novels
Wisconsin Historical Museum Store
Address: 30 N Carroll St, Madison, 53703
Web Site: http://www.wisconsinhistory.org
Hours: 9-4 (T-Sa)
Description: Specializing in Wisconsin's history, people and places for readers of all ages. We carry a wide array of books on many subjects, including the Woodland Indians, the Iron Brigade, ethnic Wisconsin and genealogy.