Top Choice Books in Sultanahmet & Around

Galeri Kayseri

Peddling literature since 1996, these twin shops stock a well-presented selection of English-language novels, history books, maps and coffee-table tomes on Turkey, and have knowledgable staff on hand to recommend a …
Books in Bazaar District

Sahaflar Çarşısı

The Sahaflar Çarşısı has operated as a book and paper market since Byzantine times. At the centre of its shady courtyard is a bust of İbrahim Müteferrika (1674–1745), who printed the first book in Turkey in 1732.
Books in Beyoğlu


A long-standing business with three floors of books – head to the 3rd floor for English-language titles.