Books & Bookshops
Kinokuniya Book Store
Japanese and other foreign books, journals, magazines, audio-visual software, stationery, educational and library equipment and systems, publishing. Located at Tamagawa Takashimaya Shopping Center 5th floor, 3-17-1 Tamagawa, Setagaya-ku, Tokyo 158-0094.
Nellies English Books
Importer and distributor of overseas English Language Teaching (ELT) materials. Also carries picture books and educational toys. Open Monday to Friday 10:00-18:00. Located at Kenkyusha Fujimi Building 3F, 2-11-3 Fujimi, Chiyoda-ku.
Parco Book Center Kichijoji
Retail, sales and wholesale of various Japanese and foreign books and magazines, sales and rental of games and music-related products and stationery. Open daily 10:30 to 21:00. Located at 1-5-1 Kichijojihoncho, Musashino-shi, Tokyo 180-8520.
Sunny Boy Books
Carries secondhand books, covering a wide range of genres from cooking to lifestyle, foreign literature and art. Open Monday to Friday from 13:00-23:00 and Saturdays and Sundays 12:00-21:00. Located at 2-14-15 Takaban, Meguro-ku, Tokyo 152-0004.
Available online: books and magazines including Guardian Weekly and The Times.
Ehonya Rusubanbansuru Kaisha
Selling new titles and secondhand picture books and stocks out-of-print Japanese books and foreign titles from Russia and the Czech Republic. Open Thursday to Tuesday from 14:00 to 20:00. Located at 3-44-18 Koenji-Minami, Suginami-ku, Tokyo.
Secondhand books on classic Japanese novels, comics and educational literature, gay and transgender materials. Open daily from 13:00 to 22:00. Located at 3-41-6 Kamitakada, Nakano-ku, Tokyo 165 0025.
Foreign book section on 6th floor of Kinokuniya Shinjuku South Store. English books and magazines. French, German, Spanish, Italian books are also available. Open daily 10:00-20:30. Takashimaya Times Square Annex 6F, 5-24-2, Sendagaya, Shibuya-ku.
Bibliophilic & Bookunion Shinjuku
Sells all things book-related, including old and new novels, essay collections, photo books, magazines, bookshelves and a selection of gifts. Open daily from 11:00 to 21:00. Located at 3F Kawase Bldg., 3-17-5 Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 160-0022.
Ogawa Tosho Ltd.
Tokyo bookseller of British and American literature and vintage magazines in different languages. Located at 2-7 Kanda Jimbocho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 101-0051.