BookPeople has been Texas’ leading independent bookstore since 1970. Located in the heart of downtown, BookPeople has been voted best bookstore in Austin for over 15 years. The rest of the country has caught on too; BookPeople was voted Bookstore of the Year by Publisher’s Weekly in 2005. With visits from some of the most interesting and important authors of the past 43 years, as well as by Former Presidents Jimmy Carter and Bill Clinton, BookPeople is the destination bookstore in Texas.
603 N. Lamar
Austin, TX 78703
BookPeople is open all week 9am-11pm, 364 days a year.We are closed on Thanksgiving Day and close early on a few holidays. Call or check our calendar.
Is open everyday from 9am until 10pm. The cafe provides a full range menu of coffee drinks, sodas, sandwiches, and dessert. Including vegan and gluten-free options.
Do you have a self published book you'd like to see on our shelves? Here's information on our Consignment Program.
Renew Massage Chair Massage
$1 per minute. They accept cash, checks, M/C, Visa, and Discover. Hours vary. Renew Chair Massage is an independent business. BookPeople does not maintain a schedule of the massage therapists' hours. Call in advance to confirm whether or not they are on site before you come down.
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We are now hiring for our tech position. Please complete the regular application above and this form here.