Books & Bookshops
Find an English or American bookstore in different parts of the city, including Polanco, Condesa or Lomas. Learn about English-language media in Mexico City.
The Reading Palace
Dedicated English-language children's bookshop in Lomas. Retail shop and full book-service to schools. Fiction and non-fiction publications. Programs for learning to read for both first and second-language learners. Monte Athos 355, Col. Lomas de Cha...
El Pendulo (Zona Rosa)
International bookshop with English books, films and music for adults and kids. Many genres. Open Monday to Wednesday 08:00-23:00, Thursday and Friday 08:00-01:00, Saturday 09:00-01:00, Sunday 09:00-22:00. Hamburgo 126, Col. Cuauhtemoc, 06600 CDMX.
Casa de Libros - The American Bookstore
Used books, CDs, DVDs, records, magazines. Volunteer-run. Proceeds and excess stock go to charity. Coffee available. Open Monday to Friday 09:00-17:00, Saturday 10:00-13:30. Reforma 1870-201, Col. Lomas de Chapultepec, 11000 CDMX.
El Pendulo (Polanco)
International bookshop and restaurant selling English books, films and music for adults and kids. Open Monday to Wednesday 08:00-23:00, Thursday and Friday 08:00-24:00, Saturday 09:00-23:00, Sunday 09:00-22:00. Alejandro Dumas 81, Col. Polanco, 11560 CDMX...
Libreria Rosario Castellanos del Fondo de Cultura Economica
One of the largest bookshops in Latin America, in the "Bella Epoca" Cultural Center. English and other language books available. Film and music. Open daily 09:00-23:00. Tamaulipas 202, Col. Hipodromo Condesa, 06170 CDMX.
Delti Bookshop (San Antonio)
Wholesale distributor of educational books focusing on teaching and learning English. Head office for bookshop chain (see separate entry). Open Monday to Friday 09:30-19:00, Saturday 10:00-16:00. Av. Prol. San Antonio 170, Col. Carola, 01180 CDMX.
Libreria A Traves Del Espejo
Bookshop buying and selling English books. Alvaro Obregon 118A, Col. Roma, 06700 CDMX.
Libros Libros Libros Mexico
Largest and only all-English language bookstore in Mexico City. All genres, including childrens. Huge selection of magazines. Schools and bookstores supplied. Open Monday to Saturday 10:00-19:00. Monte Ararat 220, Col. Lomas de Chapultepec, 11000 CDMX.
Bookshop chain specializing in texts and books for teaching and learning English. Branches in The Anglo (Antonio Caso Barranca and Coyoacan), Del Valle, Coapa and Nezahualcoyotl. Opening hours and individual contact details available on the website.
El Pendulo (Condesa)
International bookshop and restaurant: English books, films and music for adults and kids. Open Monday to Wednesday 08:00-23:00, Thursday and Friday 08:00-24:00, Saturday 09:00-24:00, Sunday 09:00-23:00. Nuevo Leon 115, Col. Condesa, 06140 CDMX.
El Pendulo (Santa Fe)
International bookshop selling English-language fiction and non-fiction books for adults and kids. Many genres. Films and music also available. Open Sunday to Thursday 11:00-21:00, Friday and Saturday 11:00-22:00. Centro Comercial Santa Fe, Av. Vasco...
School and office stationery supplies. Paper, pens, erasers, sharpeners, gift cards. Small bookstore. Magazines, newspapers, books in English and Spanish. Virgilio 7, Col. Polanco, 11560 CDMX.
International bookshop and cafe selling English-language fiction and non-fiction books, music and films for both adults and children. Open Monday to Sunday 10:00-21:00. Circuito Medicos 5, Ciudad Satellite, Naucalpan de Juarez, 53100 Estado de Mexico.
Librerias El Sotano
Bookstore chain with English books, e-books, music, movies and gifts available online or in one of several locations across the city.