Your Local Downtown Greenville Bookstore​

Welcome to M.Judson Booksellers, downtown Greenville’s premier independent local bookstore. We’re a thriving literary hub, coming to you from the historic courthouse building in the middle of beautiful downtown Greenville, SC. Specializing in cookbooks, Southern lit, and kids’ books of every kind, we also offer bestsellers, new releases, fun and funky goods, and gifts from South Carolina and beyond.   

Our Response to COVID-19

Thank you for choosing M.Judson Booksellers. We are currently open 7:30am-7pm Mon-Thurs, 7:30am-10pm Fri & Sat and 11am-5pm on Sun. We continue to offer curbside pickup.

We’re committed to following CDC recommendations for Covid 19 best practices. We following strict cleaning practices before the store opens, after the store closes, and throughout the day. Our staff wear masks and we recommend that customers wear masks as well. We have hand sanitizer available for use at our registers and masks available at no charge for anyone who needs one. Thank you for your ongoing support and patience as we all do our best to navigate these strange times.

Staff Notes

Exit West

It’s a love story. It’s a refugee story. It’s a story about trying to define home, no matter where you are. It’s a beautiful, necessary

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The Awakening

The book that made me fall in love with classic lit and feminism! A deeply empowering & beautiful read that I cannot recommend highly enough.

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Nightbird

Great for when you want a fairy tale. A magical realist fable by the great Alice Hoffman. Sometimes you just need a story about a

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