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Established in 1991, Galveston Bookshop is located in downtown Galveston’s historic Strand shopping district, and offers the area’s greatest selection of used and out-of-print books.

Galveston Bookshop

Books Used & New, Vinyl LPs, Comics
317 23rd Street – Galveston, TX 77550


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The Store

More than 70,000 used books organized by category. Read more about our stock and services.


Find the store on Google Maps. We are in the Strand shopping district, downtown Galveston, Texas.


Check out our local author events. Keep abreast of new local books and come meet the authors.

School Books

Get the books your children need for school. Classics and books for the county school’s reading lists.

Hurricane Ike

See what 7 feet of water can do to a book store.

The Store in 2012

Galveston Bookshop

Saturday, November 29th
from 3:00-5:00 p.m.

Book Cover Image

Gold Diggers,
Gamblers and Guns

by Ellen Mansoor Collier

Store Hours

Monday-Saturday 10-6
Sunday 10-4

(409) 750-8200

317 23rd Street
Galveston, TX 77550
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Gus is our resident shop cat and customer relations specialist.

With us since 2002.

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Vinyl LPs
  • Ellen had to cancel today. Her book event will be next Saturday at 3. "Gold Diggers, Gamblers and Guns" is the book. ,
  • ": 2day 3PM Ellen Mansoor Collier signs Gold Diggers, Gamblers and Guns" Ellen canceled and will be here next Saturday.,
  • In stock now, author visit in December: "Ransom Island" brand new thriller by -- ,
  • Book blurb by Kinky Friedman on 'Thin Slice of Life' (by ) "Best suspense novel I've read since Cormac what's-his-name.",
  • "Outside of a dog, a book is a man's best friend. Inside of a dog it's too dark to read." -- Groucho Marx,