This Month

The Bookstore and Cafe are open for curbside pickup, take out & in-store shopping.
(Please check hours below.)


Update: Curbside pickup and limited in-store browsing start at 9:00 a.m. The cafe is open for takeout starting at 7:00 a.m. with outdoor seating available. Sorry, we do not currently allow eating/drinking inside the store, but there is outdoor seating in front of the store.

Belmont Books In-Store Shopping Hours
Monday - Saturday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

Black Bear Cafe Hours (take-out only)
Monday - Saturday 7:00 am - 4:00 pm



Curbside Pickup Hours: 
Monday - Saturday:  9:00 am - 6:00 pm

Curbside Pickup Orders: All orders are placed alphabetically by last name in boxes outside our REAR entrance. Please enter from the parking lot side, proceed up the short stairway, and turn right.

The Town of Belmont currently requires masks in all indoor retail spaces for anyone over 2 years old—whether vaccinated against Covid19 or not. Thanks for your cooperation.

October Announcements!

Boo! It's October! Have you checked out our horror section? We aren't referring to our non fiction section about the pandemic or politics. But, the horror section featuring familar authors (Stephen King) and newer authors (Stepehn Graham Jones and LaTanya McQueen. If horror isn't your jam, we can help you find that perfect read. Our love of books and finding the right book, for the right mood, for the right reader never ends. (See our Staff Picks and new releases below.). And, if you are an audio book listener, you can still support Belmont Books with our audio partner, As always, we can ship to you or your favorite reader(s).

We so appreciate all the orders and support, and we are so grateful to you, our customers. Stay safe and healthy. Thank you!

Staff Picks

My Monticello: Fiction Cover Image
Dominicana: A Novel Cover Image
Monday Cover Image
The Color of Air: A Novel Cover Image
The Ex Hex: A Novel Cover Image
Beautiful World, Where Are You: A Novel Cover Image
The Troubled Girls of Dragomir Academy Cover Image
Playing at the Border: A Story of Yo-Yo Ma Cover Image

Books By and About Indigenous People

Split Tooth Cover Image
We Are Grateful: Otsaliheliga Cover Image
Spawn (Literature in Translation Series) Cover Image
Zonia's Rain Forest Cover Image
There There Cover Image
Where the Dead Sit Talking Cover Image
Sharice’s Big Voice: A Native Kid Becomes a Congresswoman Cover Image
Poet Warrior: A Memoir Cover Image

Coming Soon - Pre-Order Now

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Black Paper: Writing in a Dark Time (Berlin Family Lectures) Cover Image
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The Dangers of an Ordinary Night: A Novel Cover Image
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Reclaim the Stars: Seventeen Tales Across Realms & Space Cover Image
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Moose's Book Bus Cover Image

New Adult Fiction

The House of Rust: A Novel Cover Image
A Line to Kill: A Novel (A Hawthorne and Horowitz Mystery) Cover Image
Far Sector Cover Image
Truth of the Divine: A Novel (Noumena #2) Cover Image

New Adult Non-Fiction

Lidia's a Pot, a Pan, and a Bowl: Simple Recipes for Perfect Meals: A Cookbook Cover Image
This Is Ear Hustle: Unflinching Stories of Everyday Prison Life Cover Image
The Beatles: Get Back Cover Image
Where the Deer and the Antelope Play: The Pastoral Observations of One Ignorant American Who Loves to Walk Outside Cover Image

New Picture Books

Sheep Count Flowers Cover Image
The Me I Choose To Be Cover Image
A Hundred Thousand Welcomes Cover Image
Construction Site: Road Crew, Coming Through! Cover Image

New Middle Grade Books

Dust & Grim Cover Image
The Secret Garden on 81st Street: A Modern Graphic Retelling of The Secret Garden (Classic Graphic Remix) Cover Image
Ana on the Edge Cover Image
Unicorn Playlist: Another Phoebe and Her Unicorn Adventure Cover Image

New Young Adult Books

Aristotle and Dante Dive into the Waters of the World Cover Image
The Last Cuentista Cover Image
The Heartbreak Bakery Cover Image
Black Birds in the Sky: The Story and Legacy of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre Cover Image

Comics & Graphic Novels

The Okay Witch and the Hungry Shadow Cover Image
A Shot in the Arm!: Big Ideas that Changed the World #3 Cover Image
Dog Man: Mothering Heights: A Graphic Novel (Dog Man #10): From the Creator of Captain Underpants Cover Image
The Leak Cover Image

Indie Bestsellers

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Indie Next List

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Kids Indie Next List

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