Best Bookstores for Kids in Westchester

Best Bookstores for Kids in Westchester

Best Bookstores for Kids in Westchester

We love our local independent bookstores. The backbone of our towns, bookstores for kids give little ones the space to explore and fall in love with books. Luckily, we have several incredible bookstores for kids in Westchester where you can find the latest releases, used books, gifts, and more. Read on to check out some of the best in town for kids.

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All Together Now (Mount Kisco and Tarrytown)

While All Together Now is not primarily a bookstore, you can find an impressive collection of kids’ books at this beloved children’s store. This includes picture books, chapter books, graphic novels, early readers, non-fiction books, and more. 53 South Moger Avenue, Mount Kisco, NY 10549 and 16 Main Street, Tarrytown, NY 10591

Booksy Galore (Pound Ridge)

Families will enjoy looking through this quaint bookstore as they find new and curated selections. Additionally, they also sell records and used books.  67 Westchester Ave, Pound Ridge, NY 10576

Scattered Books (Chappaqua)

At Scattered Books, kids and their parents will enjoy access to classics and the latest kids’ book. The space is also home to three resident bookstore bunnies that kids can pet and learn more about. Additionally, the space has rugs and cushions, making it very relaxing for little ones to settle in with a book.  Scattered Books, 29 King St., Chappaqua, NY.

Katonah Reading Room (Katonah)

Katonah Reading Room is not your average bookstore. This Westchester favorite also offers food, coffee, tea, baked good, candy, and snacks. Additionally, you’ll find a great selection of toys, games, and gifts. This bookstore also offers daily events for adults and kids. Some upcoming events include a book club, a watercolor paint break, book signings, and more.  19 Edgemont Rd, Katonah, NY 10536

Bruised Apple (Peekskill)

This bookstore is home to new and used books. Here, you will find out-of-print books, rare books, records, CDs and movies. Additionally, they have a section of new books and maps of the Hudson Valley.  923 Central Ave, Peekskill, NY 10566

Transom Bookshop (Tarrytown)

Find a curated selection of new books, stationery, games, and gifts for adults and kids at this new independent bookstore.  23 Main St, Tarrytown, NY 10591

Bronx River Books (Scarsdale)

Find the latest new books at this local independent bookstore. Additionally, they have games, puzzles, toys, and more for kids. Bronx River Books, 37 Spencer Place, Scarsdale, NY 10583

Curio Room (Mount Kisco)

Find a selection of new and used books at this independent bookstore. They also have a robust selection of kids’ books as well as records, and original art. 141 Main St, Mt Kisco, NY 10549

Arcade Booksellers (Rye)

A staple in Rye for the past 30 years, you’ll find a mix of new books for adults, children, and young adults. The owner, Patrick Corcoran, and his staff are always happy recommendations. Additionally, they offer free gift wrapping. 15 Purchase Street, Rye, NY 10580

The Village Bookstore (Pleasantville)

This Pleasantville staple offers a fun mix of new and curated books for kids and adults. Throughout the store, you will find helpful selections from their staff who are also able to provide  personal recommendations. Additionally, they offer a selection of bundles for the holidays with notebooks and book accessories. 10 Washington Ave, Pleasantville, NY 10570

Picture Book (Hastings-on-Hudson)

Find a selection of curated books from this independent bookseller. This includes a selection of fiction, art, cookbooks, kids’ books, and more. HudCo, 145 Palisade Street, Suite 200 
Dobbs Ferry, NY10522

Womrath Bookshop (Bronxville)

A local bookstore since 1938, find a selection of bestsellers, indie books, fiction, gifts, and books for kids. 76 Pondfield Rd, Bronxville, NY 10708

By-the-Dam Books (Croton-on-Hudson)

Located inside the Black Cow Coffee Shop, find art, quirky gifts, and a curated selection of books. 4 Old Post Road S, Croton-on-Hudson, NY

Hudson Valley Books for Humanity (Ossining)

This independent bookstore features a curated collection of local authors, used books, and artisan items. For kids, find new books and old books and classics. They also offer events throughout the year such as art, chess, yoga, music, book signings, and more. 67 Central Ave, Ossining, NY 10562

Sleepy Hollow Bookshop (Sleepy Hollow)

You’ll find an impressive selection of children’s and young adult books at this independent bookstore. Additionally, they have fiction, non-fiction, graphic novels, comic books, Spanish language books, picture books, and coffee. 95 Beekman Ave Store # 3, Sleepy Hollow, NY 10591.