Bethany's independent bookstore since 1991.

Bethany Beach Books is an independently owned bookstore, located only a few steps off the boardwalk in Bethany Beach, Delaware. The store was established in 1991 and has been independently owned since the day it opened. We are open every day, year round!

Open Year Round, Every Day
9am - 6pm
Extended hours on Saturday evenings

Holiday Hours:
Christmas Eve: 9am - 3pm
Christmas Day: Closed
Tuesday, 12/26: 9am - 6pm

Looking for a book, series, or author? Call us! 302-539-2522


The perfect gift

Gift Certificate
from 10.00

A gift certificate to your local, independent bookstore is the perfect gift for any occasion. We can even ship the gift certificate directly to the recipient!

If you would like a gift certificate for a different amount, please give us a call! We can write a gift certificate for any amount. 302-539-2522

*If you are purchasing only a gift certificate, make sure you select our "Gift Certificate" mailing option*

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December story times!

Tickets are required. Please purchase below.


Pre-order and receive 20% off select titles!

Dog Man: Brawl of the Wild (#6)
7.99 9.99
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The Hive Queen
13.59 16.99
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Two Can Keep a Secret
15.99 19.99
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On the Come Up
15.19 18.99
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Thank you!

We are so honored and humbled to have won the Independent Bookstore of the Year Award, presented by Independent Authors Monthly. We'd like to thank (and hug!) all our loving, loyal customers who have supported us over our 27 years. Thank you!