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A Locally Owned, Independent Bookstore for Over 30 Years

Maria's Bookshop, on historic Main Avenue in Durango, Colorado, features regional titles, bestsellers, local authors, guidebooks, cards, journals, toys, games and more. We are staffed by 15 well-read, friendly booksellers and we look forward to helping you find just the right book for you, whether you're shopping online with us or in person.


Upcoming Events


June brings the beginning of summer - and two interesting Book Events at Maria's Bookshop.

Durango High School alum Todd Fahnestock will present his new Fantasy book, Fairmist, on June 5th at 6:30 PM. Todd has co-authored a The Heartstone Trilogy with Giles Carwyn. Fairmist is Book #1 in his new Whisper Prince series.

Award winning authors Win & Meredith Blevins will be here on June 30th at 6:30 PM with the first book in their new Yazzie Goldman mystery series, Darkness Rolling. Win will be arriving with his newly received 2015 Lifetime Acheivement Award from the Western Writers of America.


Maria's Bookshop is Hiring!

Click HERE for printable application and cover letter.

Staff Picks

Check out our staff's favorite books.