Books & Bookshops

Livraria Bertrand
270 year old business selling every type of literature, English, Portuguese, Spanish, American, as well as fiction, autobiography, biography, fantasy and non-fiction. Quinta Malata C Com Portimao-lj 105/8, Portimao 8500-055 Alvor.
Magna Carta
For new and used English books from every literary category. Located at Urb. Quinta da Praia - Lote 4, Loja 9, 8500-000 Alvor.
The Goodwill Charity Shop - Portimao
Charity shop situated close to the Portimao Theatre. Glad to receive clothes, bric-a-brac, furniture, books and anything that can be sold to help the elderly, local schools and orphanages. At Portimao. Shop open every day 10:00-14:00 sat 10:00-13:00
Selling books on cookery, tourism, the Algarve and maps. Mercado-lj 10, 8800-218 Tavira.
Based about 100 metres from the Globe Roundabout in Areias Sao Joao. New and used books, bookmarks, reading glasses are all available. Handmade greeting cards available from stock or personalised. Areias Sao Joao, 8200, Albufeira.
Algarve Book Cellar
English book store with book exchange, refunds on return, audio books, CDs and videos. Ordering service for new books available. Open Tuesday to Friday 09:30-17:00 and Saturday 09:30-14:00. Rua dos Pescadores, Carvoeiro, 8400-512, Lagoa.
Montanha Books
Online bookshop and publisher specialising in books about the Algarve and Portugal.
An Owl Story Book Store
Bookshop with new and used English and German literature, DVDs, greeting cards, Portuguese walking maps, linguistic aids, lifestyle books. Open Monday to Friday 10:00-18:00 at Rua Marreiros Neto 67, 8600-754 Lagos.
Suzy Turner
Local resident and author of books for children and young adults.