Tucked away on a lane off the 4169 and run by Liverpudlian Paul, Island Books on the main drag past Lamai has the largest selection of used books – in pretty much every language – on the island. There's another smal…
A Chiang Mai institution, with a well-organised and well-stocked bookshop upstairs, and a magazine shop downstairs packed with international mags from Elle to Wallpaper.
Backstreet, a rambling shop along 'book alley' (Th Chang Moi Kao), has a good selection of guidebooks and stacks of crime and thriller novels.
With a wealth of titles, this smaller branch of Island books is located at the heart of Lamai.
Boasting more than 16,000 books, Dasa is Bangkok’s best-stocked used bookstore. A frequently updated list of stock (also available online) makes it easy to find that title you’ve been searching for; an attached cafe…
Peruse the dusty aisles here for affordable secondhand paperbacks in multiple languages, including English and German.
This pocket-sized store is a great stop for books on the culture and customs of Thailand.
Popular secondhand bookstore, packed with novels, guidebooks and maps.
Buys, sells and trades books in English, French and other languages.
Used novels, guidebooks and maps.