Disabled-Owned Bookstores to Support

This directory is regularly updated to reflect new stores. Last update: 7/26/2021


In celebration of Disability Pride Month and to bring awareness to bookstore owners with disabilities, we put together a directory of disabled-owned bookstores based in the US and Canada. Check each listing for the store’s website, as well as how to follow them on social media!

Looking for more? Take a quiz to find audiobooks by authors with disabilities and explore playlists at libro.fm/disability.


Libro.fm Partner Stores

Stores listed with Libro.fm Storefronts below are Libro.fm partner stores*, meaning that when you purchase audiobooks from their Libro.fm Storefront, it directly supports their bookstore.

*Bookstores: Want to become a Libro.fm partner store? Email bookstores@libro.fm, and we’ll take care of the rest.


United States

California

The Last Bookstore      
Los Angeles, CA

Libro.fm Storefront

Illinois

Louisiana

Massachussetts

Texas

New York

Washington


Online and Pop-up

Kansas

Helianthus Books      
Leawood, KS

Libro.fm Storefront


Canada

Blue Heron Books      
Uxbridge, ON

Libro.fm Storefront

Western Sky Books    
Port Coquitlam, BC

Libro.fm Storefront


Mission-driven

New Jersey

[words] Bookstore      
Maplewood, NJ

Libro.fm Storefront

While not disabled-owned, [words] has hired over 100 young people with autism as part of their vocational training program.


Looking for more?

An image that reads "Take the quiz: Audiobooks by Authors with Disabilities" that links to the quiz.
An image that reads "Audiobooks by Authors with Disabilities" and links to a playlist.

Know of any disabled-owned bookstores we’ve missed?
Let us know in the comments below!

Jenna Homen works on all things related to social media and the Libro.fm community. When not reading and listening to books, she is probably painting or hiking.

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