Prince Books is an independent bookstore and coffeehouse. The store has a wide selection of books, and if you can't find what you want they'll order it for you. The store especially features local writers and there are several events throughout the year, such as book readings. After you find your perfect book head to the coffee shop for a drink and a pastry.
The Book Exchange is just what its name says and so much more. You can not only buy, sell or exchange books but you can also shop for DVDs, Blu-Rays, CDs and vinyl records. The store also has numerous books, music and movies option for children, so don't hesitate to bring them along. Christianity, Classics, General Fiction, History are just some of the genres available. They also have an extensive collection of audio books. The multiple award winning Book Exchange is extremely popular with both locals and tourists due to its cozy atmosphere, great selection and friendly employees.
Trilogy Comics is an independent bookstore that is a comic book lover's haven. The store carries both mainstream labels like Marvel and DC to independent publishers and niche comics. Manga enthusiasts will find plenty to keep them busy here too; the collection is diverse and well curated. If you're a collector, you may want to browse their shelves for some of the latest collectibles, memorabilia, and more. With weekly events and a constantly updated inventory, this is the place to let out your inner geek! A must stop for comic book enthusiasts, Trilogy has two locations - Norfolk and Virginia Beach.