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Bookstores in the Hamptons, mapped

Time to hit the books

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Summer is winding down, and it’s time to get back in the swing of things. The weather will soon dwindle down to cool, fall temperatures and students will return to school and hit the books. And, if you haven’t been doing your summer reading, maybe this is a good time to start catching up.

We’ve mapped some of the best bookstores in the Hamptons so you can get your school books, catch up on some reading, or just enjoy a place that’s peaceful and quiet.

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1. Southampton Books

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16 NY-27A
Southampton, NY 11968
(631) 283-0270
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Located in the village, this bookstore has best selling new books, rare books, collectible first editions, and signed books.

2. Burton's Book Store

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43 Front St
Greenport, NY 11944
(631) 477-1161
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Technically, Burton’s isn’t in the Hamptons. Located on Front Street in Greenport, Burton’s may be small but it has a ton of books. And if you can’t find a book, let them know and they’ll order and ship it.

We have made our coloring debut in the Greenport edition of the new Color North Fork postcard set available now!

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3. Black Cat Books

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54 N Ferry Rd
Shelter Island, NY 11964
(631) 725-8654
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Black Cat started in 1996, and they buy and sell used and rare books. They have literary first editions, signed copies, antiques, and more.

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4. Canio's Books

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290 Main St
Sag Harbor, NY 11963
(631) 725-4926
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Right in Sag Harbor, this bookstore was founded in 1980. This year, they brought back the Moby-Dick Marathon.

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5. Harbor Books and Dobra Tea

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20 Main St
Sag Harbor, NY 11963
(631) 808-3401
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Harbor Books not only has lots of books to choose from and a tea station with brewmasters, but also cats that stick around and keep good company.

@dobrateasagharbor at #harborbookssgh #itsteatime #sagharbor

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6. Harper's Books Inc

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87 Newtown Ln
East Hampton, NY 11937
(631) 324-1131
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Harper’s is both a bookshop and a gallery in East Hampton. They have rear photography, art, and literary books. They host shows and exhibits year-round.

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7. BookHampton LLC

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41 Main St
East Hampton, NY 11937
(631) 324-4939
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One of the most popular chains of bookstores in the Hamptons, BookHampton hosts events and book signings year-round.

Nothing like a good (cook) book on a rainy day! We spotted @eggshopnyc at @bookhampton

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8. A Tale of Two Sisters Bookshop

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37 The Plaza
Montauk, NY 11954
(631) 238-5999
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A Tale of Two Sisters has a 5-star rating on Facebook, and while there aren’t very many reviews, the people who go there really love it.

1. Southampton Books

16 NY-27A, Southampton, NY 11968

Located in the village, this bookstore has best selling new books, rare books, collectible first editions, and signed books.

16 NY-27A
Southampton, NY 11968

2. Burton's Book Store

43 Front St, Greenport, NY 11944

Technically, Burton’s isn’t in the Hamptons. Located on Front Street in Greenport, Burton’s may be small but it has a ton of books. And if you can’t find a book, let them know and they’ll order and ship it.

43 Front St
Greenport, NY 11944

3. Black Cat Books

54 N Ferry Rd, Shelter Island, NY 11964

Black Cat started in 1996, and they buy and sell used and rare books. They have literary first editions, signed copies, antiques, and more.

54 N Ferry Rd
Shelter Island, NY 11964

4. Canio's Books

290 Main St, Sag Harbor, NY 11963

Right in Sag Harbor, this bookstore was founded in 1980. This year, they brought back the Moby-Dick Marathon.

290 Main St
Sag Harbor, NY 11963

5. Harbor Books and Dobra Tea

20 Main St, Sag Harbor, NY 11963

Harbor Books not only has lots of books to choose from and a tea station with brewmasters, but also cats that stick around and keep good company.

20 Main St
Sag Harbor, NY 11963

6. Harper's Books Inc

87 Newtown Ln, East Hampton, NY 11937

Harper’s is both a bookshop and a gallery in East Hampton. They have rear photography, art, and literary books. They host shows and exhibits year-round.

87 Newtown Ln
East Hampton, NY 11937

7. BookHampton LLC

41 Main St, East Hampton, NY 11937

One of the most popular chains of bookstores in the Hamptons, BookHampton hosts events and book signings year-round.

41 Main St
East Hampton, NY 11937

8. A Tale of Two Sisters Bookshop

37 The Plaza, Montauk, NY 11954

A Tale of Two Sisters has a 5-star rating on Facebook, and while there aren’t very many reviews, the people who go there really love it.

37 The Plaza
Montauk, NY 11954