Welcome to the Chatham Bookstore
Celebrating over 40 years of building community through books
We have contemporary and classic books for readers of all ages, including a special section just for kids, and a diverse selection of art supplies, crafts, puzzles, toys and gift items. Come by our cozy store and say hello!
You can now shop online at our web store. Order books for in-store pickup or delivery; whether you’re out of town or looking to send a gift, now you can keep supporting our independent bookstore! You can also purchase eBooks through our MustReads storefront, and audiobooks through our Libfro.fm!
Book Club Sign Up
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March WAMC Book Picks
We always love sharing our recommendations with WAMC’s The Round Table; this time, we tied our picks to Women’s History month, and picked some great feminist reads. Click here to hear our latest picks!
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Reading helps us better understand ourselves and others, and can be a life-changing source of empathy. In the words of James Baldwin, “You think your pain and your heartbreak are unprecedented in the history of the world, but then you read.”
News & Events
May Fiction Book Club Meeting
Our next book club pick will be Karen Joy Fowler’s Booth. What better way to dip our…
January Nonfiction Book Group
For January, the nonfiction book group will be reading An African in Greenland by Tete-Michel Kpomassie….
Author Event at The Chatham Public Library
Join us at an author talk & book signing on the lawn at The Chatham…
You can now visit our shop at www.chathambookstore.indielite.org and purchase books online for delivery OR…
Nonfiction Book Club
For October, the Nonfiction Book Club will be reading Braiding Sweetgrass by Robin Kimmerer; for…
WAMC Book Picks – July 13, 2021
Our WAMC Book Picks for this month are: Lala’s Words, by Gracey Zhang The Other…
Come visit our cozy kid’s section, featuring books for all ages, including a wide array of beautiful picture books and compelling stories for early readers. We also have a curated selection of crafts, games, puzzles and toys!
Art Supplies & More
We carry art supplies for experienced and budding artists, and for those of us who love to dabble. As Dostoevsky said, “Beauty will save the world.”