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Shop at Local Albuquerque Bookstores

Browse the Aisles at Albuquerque's Locally Owned Bookstores

Whether you enjoy reading thrillers, science fiction, or historical romance, curling up with a good book offers a relaxing way to end a long day. When you're ready to find a new read, locally owned bookstores near Olympus Encantada have you covered. Those near our Albuquerque apartments include:

Organic Books

Nestled in Nob Hill, Organic Books is where the Brewer family shares their love of reading. They believe books are more important than ever and enjoy offering a place for the people who love them. The selection features new and used books. It focuses on local authors, and the friendly team enjoys offering suggestions. Organic Books is open daily from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. You can shop in person or order for convenient shipping or curbside pickup.


An Albuquerque fixture since 1984, Bookworks connects books to people. The shelves are lined with both local and national authors. You'll find nearly every genre, and if you're searching for rare or out-of-print titles, the team will gladly find them for you. Additionally, Bookworks hosts about 400 to 500 events every year. They include lectures, signings, and more. The shop is currently open daily from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Page 1 Books

Made up of readers, Page 1 Books is where you're sure to discover some new favorite authors. The varied selection features a wide range of genres, from philosophy to mysteries. Staff picks include The Age of Wood, The Deal, and Deep Water. To save time, shop online and order for shipping or curbside pickup.

After finding some new books, stop by a nearby restaurant to enjoy a surf and turf dinner. To learn more about calling Olympus Encantada home, please contact us. We would love for you to see firsthand everything you can enjoy as a resident of our apartments in Albuquerque.