Powells Books

TrianglePublishing Bookstore Portland Oregon

An excellent source for the broadest selection of all sorts of books, from fiction, nonfiction to children's books Powell's Books is an independent bookseller operating in Portland, Oregon since 1971. The company features four general bookstores and one specialty store, with a selection of books vast enough to keep any book lover busy rifling through the titles for a lifetime. If you visit its iconic flagship location that occupies an entire city block, you will be awe-struck by the 68,000 square feet space that houses over 3,500 sections of used, new, rare, and out-of-print books. The moment you walk in you will immediately feel that you could find anything there.
The same can be said about visiting offering the combined inventory of its five retail locations and five warehouses, with approximately 4.5 million books in all. At the website you will also find author interviews and essays, as well as staff recommendations, weekly guest bloggers, and daily sweepstakes.
Boasting the reputation of the best bookstore in North America, Powell's Books is now considered to be one of the greatest bookstores in the world, with five locations in the Portland metropolitan area, and one of the book world's most successful online platforms, serving customers worldwide. Its recipe of success was to combine used and new, hardcover and paperback, all on the same shelf, open 365 days a year and staffed by knowledgeable and dedicated book lovers.