Best of Boston

BEST Bookstore

1985 BEST Bookstore, Specialty

Kate’s Mystery Books


Also offers worthwhile lectures and an informative newsletter. read more»

1985 BEST Bookstore, Funky

Avenue Victor Hugo


Miracle finds for offbeat minds. A fun place to browse. read more»

1985 BEST Bookstore

The New England Mobile Book Fair

Newton Upper Falls

A literary institution with acres of current, classic, and arcane titles marked down 20 percent. read more»

1984 BEST Bookstore, Reading Matter

BU Bookstore


A real asset to Kenmore Square. read more»

1974 BEST Bookstore

The Harvard Coop


Everything is there…absolutely everything. read more»

1974 BEST Bookstore, Old

A toss-up between Boston’s Ernest Starr and Cambridge’s Pangloss

Boston; Cambridge

Both have an exhaustive selection, well-organized and easily accessible. read more»