Hammes Notre Dame Bookstore, Notre Dame, Indiana

In addition to the usual t-shirts and souvenirs found in every university bookstore, Hammes has an extensive collection of actual books, and regularly hosts authors for book signings.

Pauline Books and Media (various locations)

The Daughters of St. Paul have bookstores in over 50 countries around the world, including, New York, Chicago, Miami, and St. Louis, among other U.S. cities.

The National Shrine Shops, Washington, DC

The bookstore at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, DC, has a fine selection of books in addition to gifts, jewelry, rosaries and sacred art.

The Catholic Information Center, Washington, DC

In the heart of downtown Washington, DC, the Catholic Information Center has a wide selection of Catholic books, and regularly features events with Catholic authors. Operated by Opus Dei, the CIC is popular spot for midday Mass, and spiritual direction is available by appointment.

Eighth Day Books, Wichita, Kansas

Eighth Day books has an extensive collection of Catholic and Orthodox Christian books, and has been called by the writer Harold Fickett "surely the most idealistic (and one of the best) bookstores in America.” The writer Rod Dreher has written that Eighth Day Books is "the best bookstore in the world.”