Warwicks is one of The 15 Best Bookstores in San Diego.

1. Warwicks

9.1
7812 Girard Ave (at Silverado St), La Jolla, CA
Bookstore · Village · 15 tips and reviews

general d.general dave: Amazing selections, people, it has a cute and sweet atmosphere.

La Jolla MomLa Jolla Mom: From book signings to gifts to jewelry, this is one of my favorite stores in LJ! A go-to spot.

Bradford R.Bradford Riley: Great selection of stationary and office supplies as well as books.

Adams Avenue Books is one of The 15 Best Bookstores in San Diego.

2. Adams Avenue Books

8.6
3502 Adams Ave (at 35th St), San Diego, CA
Bookstore · Adams North · 4 tips and reviews

Nicole T.Nicole Trauthwein: Be sure to pet the kitties!

Alex R.Alex Rodriguez: Unique book store with cats!!

Dave M.Dave Menace: Random cats roaming around and a huge selection of used (good conditioned) books!

Amazon Books is one of The 15 Best Bookstores in San Diego.

3. Amazon Books

8.5
4545 Läuft Jolla Village Dr, San Diego, CA
Bookstore · University City · 1 tip

Henrique J.Henrique Jacob: Books for the same price as amazon.com! What's not to love??

Barnes & Noble is one of The 15 Best Bookstores in San Diego.

4. Barnes & Noble

8.4
7610 Hazard Center Dr (Hazard Center), San Diego, CA
Bookstore · Mission Valley East · 14 tips and reviews

Corey G.Corey Gwin: Discovered a cool selection of books on local history with great black white photos from the late 1800s to present. Worth a look!

Scott R.Scott R.: Sometimes ya just gotta get off the internet and browse a bookstore...always interesting selections on the tables in the center aisle.

Matthew S.Matthew Smith: Kinda weirded out by the security guard walking the aisles.

Bookstar is one of The 15 Best Bookstores in San Diego.

5. Bookstar

8.2
3150 Rosecrans Pl, San Diego, CA
Bookstore · Loma Portal · 6 tips and reviews

Cherie D.Cherie De Sues: They have a great, sexy, paranormal romance book section, terrific customer service and a great ambiance.

Christine P.Christine Powers: Great section on college books, but it's a bit overwhelming at first.

KatiKati: This one has a pretty awesome romance section.

Mysterious Galaxy Books is one of The 15 Best Bookstores in San Diego.

6. Mysterious Galaxy Books

8.3
5943 Balboa Ave Ste 100, San Diego, CA
Bookstore · Clairemont Mesa East · 9 tips and reviews

Justine C.Justine Collins: I always love books, and this place is the best for people like me. Awesome place

Alana Y.Alana Yarbrough: Fabulous independent bookstore to support. Check out their events page on Facebook- almost something everyday! Also, visit their new Redondo Beach location! Amazing!

Lauren P.Lauren Perkins: The only sci_fi book store in all of southern california. That's pretty damn impressive!

Barnes & Noble is one of The 15 Best Bookstores in San Diego.

7. Barnes & Noble

8.2
10775 Westview Pkwy (Mira Mesa MarketCenter), San Diego, CA
Bookstore · Mira Mesa · 30 tips and reviews

David B.David Bertino: It has most all your book and music needs and interesting seasonal and event items. If you can a chair, it's a good place to relax and have a copy while working or studying.

Jessica w/ E.Jessica w/ Event Static: Use their "Pick Me Up" service online at bn.com! You can reserve your item at a local store and they hold it for 3 days! You'll get a text/email to confirm its reserved!

Iirai C.Iirai Costner: Great bookstore spot to browse and look around! As u walk toward the entrance tho from the parking lot, be sure to hold ur breath. Stinky sewer smell out front. What IS that?

Upstart Crow Bookstore & Coffeehouse is one of The 15 Best Bookstores in San Diego.

8. Upstart Crow Bookstore & Coffeehouse

8.2
835 C W Harbor Dr (at Seaport Village), San Diego, CA
Bookstore · Marina · 54 tips and reviews

Scott R.Scott R.: Perfect place to pass a rainy day with good coffee and a well-chosen inventory of books

Maricar C.Maricar C.: I always go here for their ice blended mocha and chai tea latte.

Kristen O.Kristen Osorio: Books and warm beverages. This place is the best! Great local spot hidden amongst tourist traps.

Book Off is one of The 15 Best Bookstores in San Diego.

9. Book Off

8.0
4240 Kearny Mesa Rd #128, San Diego, CA
Bookstore · Kearny Mesa · 24 tips and reviews

JC M.JC Montiel: Best place for cds and video games at real cheap prices. Even Japanese imports of all sorts

Jen A.Jen Amos: These books are CHEAP!!! Even cheaper than buying for books online! Check it out!

Michael J.Michael Janke: You can sell books dvds cds etc for cash but they really are cheap. Theyll give you a buck for something theyll then sell for $15, for example.

Bluestocking Books is one of The 15 Best Bookstores in San Diego.

10. Bluestocking Books

7.7
3817 5th Ave (Robinson Ave.), San Diego, CA
Bookstore · Hillcrest · 2 tips and reviews

Jenny S.Jenny Slotnick: Great mix of new and used books. The staff members are friendly.you can also sell your books for store credit.

dolandolan: walk in, just for the floors

Bookstar is one of The 15 Best Bookstores in San Diego.

11. Bookstar

7.5
(Bookstar Costa Verde), San Diego, CA
Bookstore · University City · 8 tips and reviews

JenniferJennifer: Small bookstore with limited stock, but free wifi!

Tyler M.Tyler Moselle: Owned by Barnes & Noble now.

D. G.D. G.: They have a good selection of books ☺

Southern California Comics is one of The 15 Best Bookstores in San Diego.

12. Southern California Comics

7.3
8280 Clairemont Mesa Blvd #124, San Diego, CA
Bookstore · Kearny Mesa · 14 tips and reviews

Mole M.Mole Man: Excellent trove of Bronze, Silver, and Golden Age books. Few bargains but top quality. Sometimes fun just to see these rarities first-hand. Great for browsing.

Tawmis L.Tawmis Logue: Argh! Closed Easter Sunday!!! :-/

Amiee L.Amiee L: Great place to find $1 comics! And good selection

Comickaze Comics Books and More is one of The 15 Best Bookstores in San Diego.

13. Comickaze Comics Books and More

7.5
5517 A/B Clairemont Mesa Blvd (at Doliva St), San Diego, CA
Bookstore · Clairemont Mesa East · 9 tips and reviews

OceanOcean: The best comic store in San Diego.

JeffJeff: Support your local comic shop!

Charles G.Charles Green: I love comics, this place is awesome.

Yesteryear Comics is one of The 15 Best Bookstores in San Diego.

14. Yesteryear Comics

7.3
9353 Clairemont Mesa Blvd Ste D2, San Diego, CA
Bookstore · Kearny Mesa · 7 tips and reviews

Arthur E.Arthur Ebuen: Cool new place with a nice promotional discount on new titles all through September.

Jr L.Jr Lauritano: Mike is the bomb! Great recommendations on titles.

Jessica C.Jessica Clark: Worst customer service I've ever experienced. The owner accused my 62-year-old mother-in-law of breaking a Disney figurine and immediately asked "How are we going to handle this?".

D.G. Wills Bookstore is one of The 15 Best Bookstores in San Diego.

15. D.G. Wills Bookstore

7.0
7461 Girard Ave (Girard and Pearl), La Jolla, CA
Bookstore · Village · 7 tips and reviews

Tyler M.Tyler Moselle: A living legend. This bookstore can do no wrong. The sweet creaks of the wooden floor & stacks + stacks of lovely literature make for a lovely trip to la Jolla. Farmers market + pannikin coffee=heaven

JulianJulian: Prepare yourself because you can get lost in here for hours and not just perusing books. There are so many quaint and peculiar items on display among the shelves. Love this place.

Janus K.Janus K: the most precious place in La Jolla. the treasure is kept not in the jewelry shops but here and Mr Wills is keeper of this treasure who also kindly spreads it