In the wet winter months, when the wind howls and the rain lashes the windows, there is nothing better than to curl up with a good book. Alternatively, in the warm summer months, it can be delightful to stretch out in the sun on the beach or a deck with a tall drink and a great book!

There are a number of bookstores located on the Oregon Coast so you're sure to find something to interest you. Here are some of them, listed north to south:

Astoria - Lucy's Books - an independent bookseller - http://lucys-books.com/

Cannon Beach Book Company - http://www.cannonbeachbooks.com/

Lincoln City - Pacific Coast Books - wonderful used book selection.  541-994-7323

Lincoln City - Bob's Beach Books - new & used, be sure to check out the author signings each August - http://bobsbeachbooks.net/

Lincoln City - Brady Books - used books, lots of NW related titles and beach reading. 541-994-4599

Lincoln City - Robert's Bookshop -  2 buildings packed with used books - http://www.robertsbookshop.com/

Newport - Fireside Books - large selection of used books, especially popular paperbacks.  328 South Coast Highway. 541-265-2518

Newport - Canyon Way - unique, funky independent bookseller

Waldport - Well Read Books - http://well-read-books.com/index.php 

North Bend (Coos Bay) - Books By The Bay - used & new books, coffees & deli

Bandon - WinterRiver Books - new, huge selection, gifts - http://www.winterriverbooks.com/

Gold Beach - Gold Beach Books - http://www.oregoncoastbooks.com/   Largest bookstore on the coast! Coffees, bakery treats.