Peruse The Aisles at These Bookstores in Mobile

Books take us on journeys of the imagination, educate us, and expand our minds. If reading is one of your favorite pastimes, you'll want to be on the lookout for these bookstores in Mobile, not far from our apartments near the University of South Alabama.  

The Haunted Book Shop

Re-established in 2018, The Haunted Book Shop was operated in downtown Mobile for 50 years. Recently reopened by the original owner's granddaughter, this bookstore has a unique history and a lot to offer. You can find new releases and signed titles, and you can even pre-order and special order books. Additionally, this shop hosts book clubs and other events. Watch the calendar for updates, check out the store for featured bestsellers, and browse the website to learn about local authors. 

Meg's Books

Meg's Books is a quaint second-hand bookstore. Not only can you expand your current collection, but you can trade in your used books as well! Although Meg's has limited hours of operation, they boast thousands of paperbacks, so you are sure to find a deal on something of interest.

Mobile Bookseller

Another used bookstore you'll want to check out is Mobile Bookseller. You can order books or donate your used books. They sell gift certificates, too, which is a great way to encourage family and friends to support the local community. Follow this shop on social media to watch for local author updates and extra deals and sales. 

After a day of browsing the shelves at these bookstores in Mobile, grab a delicious meal at a locally-owned restaurant. You can crack open a brand-new book while enjoying your meal in your comfortable, Traditions at South apartment. If you are not already living here at Traditions at South, then contact us to learn about your options.

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