Jersey Shore shopping

Books in Atlantic City

Princeton Antiques and Books

Maybe you didn't come to Sin City to shop for books, but this musty maze of literary castoffs, off the beaten casino track, is kind of irresistible. 'We Buy the Old' on the awning speaks volumes. If you can't find w…
Books in Asbury Park


Amiable proprietor Jan has a nice collection of new and gently used titles, including a few thumbed-through Lonely Planet guides. For those who still like the feel of the printed page, this is the indie antidote to …
Music in Asbury Park

Hold Fast Records

Vinyl, CDs, vintage posters and a slightly cranky owner straight out of High Fidelity: the perfect recipe for an eclectic shopping experience. And if you're driving down the Shore, you need music for your car!
Books in Long Beach Island

LBI Bookswap

Bestsellers and well-worn trade-ins, this is a handy spot to get your summer paperback, or trade in the one that you just read.
Food in Jersey Shore

Bear Creek Herbary & Farm

After the kids are done playing at Allaire Village or on the adjacent trains, get some shopping in at this combo organic farm/gift shop, where you can buy goat milk soap, scented candles and even organic produce. Ke…