WelcomeBreakwater Books, an independent bookstore located on the
historic Guilford Green, has been assisting generations of readers since
1972. We carry a wide selection of
adult and children's books, as well as journals, calendars, Putamayo World
music, and unique note cards.
signings are occasionally held on Saturday afternoons, which we announce on our
website and in the Guilford Courier.
Our staff favorites are recommended online rather than distracting your
browsing pleasure with shelf cards, but our staff is very well read and
opinionated should you need assistance with your selections.
If you don't see what you are looking
for we will special order, most books being available in a day or two. We do not monitor your purchases in any
way except to offer a free "Book Lover's" card, which is stamped for every
$20.00 you spend to be used toward a $10.00 discount when the card is
Our only policy is to keep
the store simple, a formula that has served us well for 40 years.