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Books on Main is here to connect you with your next great book or literary element.

We are nestled in the foothills of the Sierra in the town of Murphys.

About Us

Books on Main is here to provide the community of Murphys and visitors alike with personalized service in obtaining the next great book or literary element that fosters a love for literature.  

From the start we have had one goal in mind: ensuring a variety of books, both new and used, along with unique literary and seasonal merchandise that fit any budget.  We take pride knowing every time someone walks into our store excited about the great selection and walks out satisfied, It means we’ve done our job right!

 Our Core Beliefs

  • We believe that reading helps us better understand ourselves and others

  • We believe in the value of the written word and acknowledge books can change lives

  • We acknowledge that we are partners with our clients and community and satisfaction is paramount to our success

Book Stack

Opening Hours



Closed :  Tuesday

Books on Main

A Book Boutique

Reading with Coffee

Contact Us

416 Main St, Murphys, CA 95247, USA

(209) 728-2200

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