We have expanded our in-store Used Book Buying hours to Fridays & Saturdays from 10am-4pm! Visit us downstairs.

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Welcome to the Brookline Booksmith’s online store!

We are glad you are here. Below are important updates we want to make sure you know about.



We encourage you to shop with us in any way that works for you:


To access our selection of new books, shop our site and have your order shipped, or enjoy free pickup at our walkup window service. Want the help of our knowledgeable buyers and booksellers while shopping our site? Browse by topic or general collection (e.g., Kidsmith Top 100 for 2020, New York Times Top 100 for 2020, New and Noteworthy, etc.) or our curated hand selected online special collections (e.g., For the Romantic, For the Cook, For the Nature Lover, For the Activist, etc.). Too hard to choose? Buy a gift card instead!


Shop our entire offering, including our diverse selection of new, bargain and used books, and our beautiful collection of unique gifts that you can preview here. Our store is now open 7 days a week: Monday through Thursday 8:30am to 8:00pm, Friday and Saturday 8:30am to 9:00pm, and Sunday 10am to 8:00pm!


Call us at 617-566-6660 to access our entire in store offering and speak directly to one of our expert booksellers or giftsellers. When you purchase over the phone, you can have your order shipped or enjoy free pickup at our walkup window service.

For more information visit our FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS PAGE.