Below are examples of catchiest bookstores names around the world. The names are separated into categories: catchy, creative, Christian, quirky, awesome and more. At the end of the list, I provide some vital tips on how to name your bookstore.  

Cool Bookstore Names

Best of Books

The Book Haven

Back of Beyond Book Store

A Likely Story

Chronicle Books

Deliberate Literate

The Happy Booker

The Scholar Ship

Whistle Stop

Much Ado About Books

All That’s Fit to Print

Writ & Wisdom

The Dusty Bookshelf

No Starch Press

Book Barns

Learning Tree Books

FoxTale Book Shoppe

Boomerang Books

Hanging Loose Press

Books for Less

Bound Together Bookstore

Left For Dead Books

Rediscovered Bookshop

The Book Exchange

Second Story Books

Mostly Books

Elastic Press

Open Books

Nevermore Used Books

Sundog Books

Everybody’s Bookstore

Pleasure Bound

Hole in the Wall Books

Strand Book Store

Awesome Bookstore Names

Main Street Books

Kitchen Sink Press

Soft Skull Press

Gulliver’s Books

Amazing Action Books

Gigantic Hound

MonkeyBrain Books

Dark and Stormy Night Books


Red Wheelbarrow Books

Books to be Red

Aladdin’s Lamp

Best Used Books

The Poisoned Pen

Park Road Books

A Parker’s Books

Waiting for Godot Books

Daily Planet

Purple Fish Books

Maida’s Book Store

Valley Book Store

Book Table

Black Bird Bookstore

The Perfect Crime

The Pied Piper

The Constant Reader

Charlotte’s Web

Old Book Barn

Tome Raiders

Cheshire Cat Book Shop

Quail Ridge Books

Forgotten Realm Bookstore

Catchy Bookstore Names

Book Bin

Chase the Bookseller

The Little Read Book

All Booked Up

Book Attic


Books of Wonder

A Better Choice Books

One More Page Books

Pioneer Book

Raintree Books

Crossroads Book & Music

Golden Braid Books

Leaves of Grass

The Book Cellar

Hooked on Books

Second Chance Books


Mother Goose Bookstore

Hobbit Hall

New Dominion Bookshop

Eagle Eye Book Shop

Fact and Fiction

Muse Book Shop

Reading Rock Books

The Book Worm

Bound to Please

Tall Tales Book Shop

Bluebird Books

White Light Bookstore

The Dancing Goat Bookshop

What the Book?

Benchmark Books

Writer’s Block Bookstore

The Prints and the Paper

Sundance Bookstore

Twice Read Tales

Quirky Bookstore Names

Foul Play

The Miller’s Daughter

Book People

Detecto Mysterioso


Blue Plate Books

Pooh Corner

Murder for Fun

Again Books

Chapter One Book Store

Great Wall Bookstore

Upstart Crow


Nick’s Knacks and Books


Klutz Press

Brillig Books

Scuzzydog Books

Jabberwocky Children’s Bookstore

Rohan Book and Game

Copperfish Books

Prince and Pauper

Storybook Nook

The Book Loft

Hooray for Books!

Twice Told Tales

Mad Cow Press

Pendragon Books

This House of Books

Country Bookshelf

Bananafish Books

Argonaut Book Shop

Wind City Books

Star Line Books

Creative Bookstore Names

Mount Oread Bookshop

Pinocchio Bookstore for Children

Shelf Indulgence Books

The Book Lady Bookstore

Dogwood Books

Frozen Lava Lamp

Chapter Eleven Discount Bookstore


Book Nook

The Old Curiosity Shop

Acme Sales & Books


Commonplace Books


Run for Cover!

Munchkin Bookery

Sapsucker Books

Books By the Pound

Literate Raven


Outreach Thrift

Buy the Book

Narnia Children’s Books

Three Lives & Company

Fantastic Planet

Borderlands Books

Volume Two Bookstore

Pookatales Press

Grassroots Books

Little Dickens

Big Apple Books

Underground Books

Christian Bookstore Names

Garden of Eden

Words of Wisdom

Living Word Book Store

Touching Lives Bookstore

Shepherd Shop

Harvest Christian Bookstore

Faith & Life Bookstore

Book Passage

Genesis Books

Trinity House

After Words Bookstore

Eighth Day Books

ABC Christian Books

Signs of Life

Anchors of Faith

Banbury Cross

Scripture Truth Book Company

Chapel Books

Charing Cross Bookshop

Bright Light Books

Living Word Book Store

Tempest Book Shop

Classy Bookstore Names

Landmark Books

The Well Read Moose

Copperfield & Twist


Paperback City

The Writer’s Block

Old Town Books

Basics Plus Books

Kings English Bookshop

Clark Rare Books

My Local Book Store

Westside Stories

Book Warehouse

Village Commons Book Store

The Corner Bookstore

The Country Bookshop

Shakespeare Books

Marco Polo & I

Givens Books & Little Dickens

Books Inc.

Bookshop West

Middle Earth Books for Children

Golden Bough Bookstore

Beachview Books

Archives Books

Union Ave Books

Toad Hall Children’s Books

Antigone Books

Corner Bookstore

Town House Books

Sister’s Uptown Bookstore

Half Halt Press

Unique Bookstore Names

Blue Train Books

Green Apple Books


Browser Books

Booked on 25th

Madwoman Press

Avid Bookshop

Prince Books

A Novel Idea

Books on Bay

Murder, Mystery and Mayhem

Frabjous Books

Chop Suey Books

The Owl and the Pussycat

Barrel of Books

Walden Pond




Toad’s Haul

Folio Books

Book Rack

Cow Puddle Press

The Cerebral Deli


Novel Hovel

Snooty Literary Society

Pickwick Books

Jabberwocky Bookshop

Paraclete Book Center

Klunky Monkey Coffee, Books and More

Squid Ink Books


Laffing Cow Press

Useful Tips For Naming Your Bookstore

  • Make it short e.g Books World, Purple Fish Book.
  • Make it easy to pronounce e.g Paperback City. Avoid words that are hard to pronounce such as Camaraderie, Pulchritude etc.
  • Choose words that are easy to spell.
  • Conduct a trademark search
  • Do poll on your top 3 name choices

Do you know a book shop name that should be on this list?  Then please drop it below, in the comment box.