Looking for bookstores in Fargo & Moorhead? Here are some shops around town; you may just find a new favorite bookstore in your area.
Barnes and Noble
This large chain bookstore has something for everyone, with a vast children’s section, games, music, and even its own coffee shop. Browse their award-winning titles before you find your latest #BookTok favorite.
1201 42nd St SW, Fargo | (701) 281-1002
B.D.S. Books is the largest used bookstore in the Red River Valley. One step inside, and you will understand why it is called the most authentic in the area as well. Complete with the traditional bookstore cat, you need to be careful when visiting BDS, or you will get lost for hours.
1200 1st Ave N B, Fargo | (701) 232-4551
Books at a Fifth
Books at a Fifth is locally owned and independently operated. Most of the pre-owned books are priced at 1/5 of the publisher’s price (hence the name), with several books priced even lower. All genres are represented in their varied stock. The store also purchases books for store credit.
4101 13th Ave S, Fargo | (701) 540-4180
This locally owned and independent bookstore sells both new and used books. They also have books available for purchase online. Their West Fargo bookstore is located right next door to Thunder Coffee, so you can grab a coffee or tea and browse to your heart’s content.
300 Sheyenne Street, West Fargo | (701) 532-2106
More Than Words Bookshop + More
More Than Words is an indie bookshop (+ more!) that just opened its doors this summer in Downtown Moorhead, MN. They’re proud to be a woman-owned small business. This bookshop features books of all genres, stationary, a kid’s room, a snack bar, and a games section of your dreams.
40 4th St N, Moorhead | (701) 297-2407
Zandbroz is part book store, part specialty store. The bookstore carries both new and used books with a strong selection of works by local artists. Author readings and book signings are regular occurrences. If you are looking for more than books, the variety side of the store carries everything from homemade candles and artwork to clothing and home décor.
420 Broadway North, Fargo | (701) 239-4729