Top Choice Books in Adelaide

Imprints Booksellers

The best bookshop in Adelaide is in the worst location (in the thick of the Hindley St strip-club fray). Still, don't let it bug you: jazz, floorboards, Persian rugs and occasional live readings and book launches mo…
Top Choice Books in City Centre & Haymarket


Easily central Sydney's best bookshop, Abbey's has many strengths. It's good on social sciences and has excellent resources for language learning, including a great selection of foreign films on DVD. There's also a …
Top Choice Books in Central Hobart

Fullers Bookshop

Hobart's best bookshop has a great range of literature and travel guides, plus regular launches and readings, and the writerly Afterword Cafe in the corner. A real hub of the Hobart literary scene for around 70 year…
Top Choice Books in Campbell Town

Book Cellar

In the vaulted 1833 convict-built cellar of what was once a coaching inn, then a B&B, is the unexpected Book Cellar, specialising in Tasmanian tomes. Grab a coffee and have a browse.
Top Choice Books in Mittagong & Bowral

Berkelouw's Book Barn & Café

Three kilometres north of Berrima, Berkelouw’s stocks secondhand and antiquated tomes.
Books in Central Brisbane

Archives Fine Books

Rickety bookshelves and squeaky floorboards set a nostalgic scene at this sprawling repository of pre-loved pages. While the true number of books on offer is a little less than the one million claimed (our little se…
Books in Carlton & Brunswick


A potter around this defiantly prosperous indie bookshop can occupy an entire afternoon if you’re so inclined. There’s a dangerously loaded (and good-value) specials table and switched-on, helpful staff. Just next d…
Books in South Bank

Where the Wild Things Are

Little brother to Avid Reader next door, Where the Wild Things Are stocks a whimsical collection of books for toddlers, older kids and teens. The bookshop also runs regular activities, from weekly story-time session…
Books in Eumundi

Berkelouw Books

Berkelouw is a bibliophile's dream, packed with fascinating new, rare and secondhand books spanning a dizzying number of genres, including politics, design, architecture, travel writing, cooking and crime. The store…
Books in Central Brisbane

Folio Books

Bibliophiles flock to Folio for an eclectic, sophisticated collection of titles covering everything from Canberra politics and Queensland modernism, to international art, gastronomy, design and fiction. Staff are he…