1520 Pacific Avenue
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Their motto is "Your Independent Bookstore. Since 1966!"and Bookshop Santa Cruz takes great pride in the fact that it isn't corporately owned and operated. Authors drop by regularly to give talks and sign jacket covers. The selection here is not super extensive, but fairly refined and with some unique titles. Bookshop Santa Cruz will make any bibliophile happy and any traveler seeking a good beach book is sure to find something to peruse.