Storiebook Cafe - Glenrose, Texas

After a walk across the bridge a mid-morning stop in at Milk and Roses in #Greenpoint will be just the thing to revive the spirits!

Housing Works Bookstore in Soho, New York City: This used bookstore and coffee shop is run by volunteers in support of HIV research.

Greenwich bookstore, London, England

Merci | Paris Merci is located at: 111 Boulevard Beaumarchais, 75003 Paris, Tel: 01 42 77 00 33, Métro station: Saint Sébastien-Froissart. "Merci has a cafe with walls of books to browse as you eat (you can buy them for between €3-10 each), a cafeteria, fresh flowers, clothing and lots of interiors accessories, furnishings and lighting."

Ana's book cafe - chapter 12

Housing Works Bookstore Cafe

Paris - The Used Book Cafe is a dark and moody café located in the fantastic concept store Merci, at 111 Boulevard Beaumarchais 75003. The cafe has two seating areas, one to the street and one to the internal courtyard that regularly houses the store's famed red car. The food is simple and delicious, and one is never felt rushed so you can easily sit and take in the thousands of books that surround you.

16 bookstores you have to see before you die.

Library, Paris, France photo via aliceeve

Housing Works Bookstore & Cafe, SoHo

"Polare Maastricht, a bookshop housed in a centuries-old Dominican church [in Maastricht, Netherlands] . . . . Dutch design firm Merkx and Girod made dramatic use of the huge space, creating multistory steel shelving." "Truly Novel Bookstores," by Jemima Sissons. Wall Street Journal (July 6 - 7, 2013).

Leakey's Secondhand Bookshop, Inverness, UK

Shakespeare & Company, Paris, France.

Shakespeare and Company Bookstore, Paris

in the most beautiful light, in the best bookstore in the northwest! [The Elliott Bay Book Company, Seattle]

Merci - used book cafe - Paris

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Bookstore ~ Holland

Book Store, Paris

The 20 Most Beautiful Bookstores in the World! Good thing I'll get a chance to visit at least four of them during my travels :)