You may have heard Amazon opened their first physical bookstore earlier this week. When the news reached our team, we immediately got into a discussion about the coolest bookstores in the world. This is the list of our top seven. If you agree or disagree with them (or just want to say “Wow!” at some of the photos), please leave a comment below!
At this “Amazingly cramped bookstore in Calcutta, India” their motto is “More books, less people!”
Photo by: Carl Parkes
Every good bookstore should have a resident cat!
Photo by brewbooks
This is No Barnes and Nobel: El Ateneo Bookstore
Photo by David
This is what we call a “Mobile Bookstore”…
Photo by |wu|
City Lights Bookstore. Nothing else to be said!
Photo by Christopher Michel
“An impressive Edwardian bookshop with a cozy library-like feel to it, creaky wood galleries and all.”
Photo by jmm
Help! I’ve been surrounded by books… Wait, that’s a good thing!
Photo by Thomas Hawk