Dallas’s independent bookstores are a beloved resource for local readers, especially since they offer easy options for curbside pickup or delivery. If you’re looking for your next great read, these bookworm destinations near our Dallas apartments are well worth supporting.
Poets Oak Cliff Bookshop
This unique bookstore is a literary treasure chest owned by local poet Marco Cavazos. The store’s Facebook page offers regular updates with recently added books and what makes them special. Browse an eclectic collection of both bestsellers and books from independent publishers that are well worth discovering. Along with being able to buy great books from Poets Oak Cliff Bookshop, you can also support the store by purchasing sheets of original poems that are signed by Cavazos. Shop online for home delivery.
The Wild Detectives
Partly bookstore and partly a bar, The Wild Detectives is a fantastic local space for getting together and talking about books. The store’s carefully curated selection is now available online for home delivery through their partnership with Bookshop. Choose from critically-acclaimed literature, graphic novels, culture essays and much more. You can also browse the store’s staff-created lists, like Latin American Recommendations, Non Fiction, or Authors That Visited Us.
This vibrant independent bookstore has been serving local readers since 2017. Interabang Books boasts a vast collection of books in every genre, from biographies to young adult fiction. The store is also known for having author events on Facebook Live several times a week, including many notable and bestselling writers. Shop online for curbside pickup or home delivery of physical books, as well as downloads of eBooks or audiobooks. Another way to support the store is membership in the Signed First Editions Club, which brings a new signed book to your door every month.