Bookstores in the United States that Specialize in Black Literature

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3 Bookstores Found in Massachusetts

Footprints Cafe

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Click for Map127 W. Rodney French Blvd.
New Bedford, MA 02744

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Store Hours: Wednesday – Sunday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Stored Opened in: 2021

“Footprints Cafe is a black, woman-owned, bookstore (coffee shop coming soon). Our bookstore is a space dedicated to diversity and inclusivity, where Black authors and POC authors are amplified and represented on our shelves.”

Footprints Cafe Information Updated: 0000-00-00

Frugal Bookstore

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Click for Map57 Warren Street Roxbury, MA 02119
Roxbury, MA 02119

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Store Hours: Mon - Fri 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m., Sat 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m., Sun. 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Owner/Proprietor: Leonard Egerton
Phone: 617-541-1722
Stored Opened in: 0000
"Changing Minds One Book at a Time"
Frugal Bookstore Information Updated: 2019-11-17

Olive Tree Books-n-Voices

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Click for Map97 Hancock Street
Springfield, MA 01109

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Store Hours: Th - Fr 12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.; Sat 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Sun 1:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Owner/Proprietor: Zee Johnson
Phone: 413-737-6400
Stored Opened in: 2004

Olive Tree Books-n-Voices Information Updated: 2020-11-18

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