Afterwords Books is family owned and celebrating 11 years as Edwardsville’s favorite independent bookstore! We offer our customers both new and used books, a trade for credit program, free children’s story times, book clubs for all ages, special events, educational toys, unique gifts crafted by local artisans, and impeccable customer service, all in a relaxing, inviting environment. We offer a wide selection of books including popular fiction titles, science, history, art/music, biographies, cookbooks, home/gardening, classics/literature/poetry, graphic novels, and children’s and YA titles for you to browse. We look forward to seeing you soon!
- New arrivals! Did you know you may shop online at www.afterwordsbooks.com for both new and used books? We add gently-loved titles to our online inventory every week and all are available for porch pick up at your little local indie bookstore. #edwardsville #glencarbon #yourindiebookstore #shopsmall #tradeforcredit #booksonthecheap #porchpickup #communitystrong #locallove #shoponline