Books & Bookshops

The Paperback Bookshop
Stocks new release and backlist titles. Fiction, Australian non fiction, history, poetry, classics, music books, philosophy, politics and current affairs and travel. Open 7 days. 60 Bourke Street, Melbourne 3000
Perimeter Books
Bookstore and art space. Local and international small press, art, photography, architecture and design publications. Open Wednesday-Saturday. 748 High Street , Thornbury 3071
Hares & Hyenas
Gay and lesbian bookstore in Fitzroy. Fiction and non-fiction titles, coffee table books, erotica, DVDs, cards and the latest magazines from around the world, as well as tickets to LGBT events. Open 7 days. 63 Johnston St. Fitzroy 3065
The Haunted Bookshop
Occult books, jewellry and DVDs. Also home to the Melbourne Ghost Tour. 15 McKillop Street, Melbourne 3000.
Stocks a wide selection of new release books including fiction, non-fiction, cookery and travel. Online ordering available. Open 7 days. Lower Ground Floor, 234 Collins Street, Melbourne 3000
ABC Shop
Store selling DVDs, music, books and magazines. Open 7 days. Shop M01, Mezzanine Level, Melbourne GPO, Cnr Elizabeth St & Little Bourke Street, Melbourne 3000
Academic and General Bookshops
Buys and sells second hand books. Current high school and university texts available with discounts for students. Also has an online shopping facility. Open 7 days. 259 Swanston Street, Melbourne 3000
Metropolis Bookshop
Book store specialising in art, graphic design, architecture, photography, fashion and textiles, popular culture, film, music and the performing arts. Open 7 days. Level 3, Curtin House, 252 Swanston Street, Melbourne 3000
Independent retailer of books, music, film and ebooks. Six shops operating in Melbourne and a website for online shoppers that does free shipping anywhere in Australia.
Fed Square Book Market
Weekly book market held at Federation Square with new and used titles including literature, history, gardening, travel, art and childrens books. Every Saturday from 11:00 until 17:00. Federation Square, 2 Swanston Street, Melbourne 3000.
Sybers Books
Secondhand bookstore selling science fiction and fantasy Australiana literature (in paperback), true crime, crime fiction, history, childrens books and natural history. Open 7 days from noon. 38 Chapel Street, Windsor 3181