Virginia Chapter of the

National Organization for Women


A Sampler of Feminist Reading

Where to get books!




In Virginia, DC, and Maryland
(A sampling of feminist and allied independent bookstores)

Books for America
Bookworm Central
Busboys and Poets / Teaching for Change
Capitol Hill Books
Idle Time Books
Kramer’s Books and Cafe
The Lantern
Mascot Books

McKay Used Books * Movies * Music
Politics and Prose
Red Emma’s
Second Story Books
Sister Space

The Book Cellar, Warrenton, VA

John Barton Payne Building, 2 Courthouse Square
Warrenton, Virginia, VA 20186
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10 North American Feminist and Ally Bookstores

Antigone Books:
 Tucson, AZ
Bloodroot: Bridgeport, CT  www.bloodroot.com
BookWoman: Austin, TX  ebookwoman.com
Charis Books & More: Atlanta, GA  charisbooksandmore.com
Common Language: Ann Arbor, MI  www.glbtbooks.com 
In Other Words: Portland, OR  www.inotherwords.org
Northern Woman's Bookstore: Thunder Bay Ontario, CANADA  northernwomansbookstore.ca -- note, in Canada.

People Called Women: Toledo, OH  www.peoplecalledwomen.com
Room of One's Own: Madison, WI  www.roomofonesown.com
Wild Iris Books: Gainesville, FL  wildirisbooks.com
Women and Children First: Chicago, IL  www.womenandchildrenfirst.com
Womencrafts: Provincetown, MA  www.womencrafts.com

Independents Elsewhere

The Feminist Press at CUNY
Left Bank Books in St. Louis, MO
McKay Used Books * Movies * Music in Manassas, VA
Powell’s in Portland, OR
Strand in Manhattan, NY
Small Press Distribution in Berkeley, CA
Tattered Cover in Denver, CO

Feminist Publishers

Goddess Ink at goddess-ink.com


A guide to feminist bookstores in North America can be found at Feminist Majority Foundation.
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