Midtown Scholar Bookstore-Cafe
Award-winning Independent Booksellers | Since 2001

About Us

 
 

Books.

NeW. used. Rare.

Since 2001, our family business has worked to transform our community by providing a welcoming space for the discussion & exchange of ideas about books, politics, arts & culture. Read about OUR HISTORY.

Explore the links below to learn about upcoming AUTHOR TALKS, shop for & order NEW & USED BOOKS from our e-commerce division, or plan your visit to our award-winning bookstore-cafe, with thousands of new, used, rare, & discount books available in-store only. 

Voted "Simply the Best Independent Bookstore" in the region for 13 years running.

Worth the trip - New York Times

Indie bookstore jewel - Publishers Weekly

Every Booklover Should Visit - Travel + Leisure

 
 

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IN-STORE SEARCH - NOW AVAILABLE!  Browse our in-store offerings: 200,000+ new, used & rare books in all fields. Easy, free off-street parking. 1/4-mi. north of the State Capitol.

IN-STORE SEARCH - NOW AVAILABLE!  Browse our in-store offerings: 200,000+ new, used & rare books in all fields. Easy, free off-street parking. 1/4-mi. north of the State Capitol.