Welcome to Book Garden

Sally and Chris Brewer

Located in the heart of Downtown Exeter, The Book Garden is one of the last bookstores carrying new books in the area. 

The Book Garden is an independent, full-service bookstore specializing in area histories. As the home of authors Sally and Chris Brewer, and publisher Bear State Books, we carry a full-line of historical books, atlases, photo books, and much more. We also special order books so you are guaranteed to find your favorite authors and subjects at The Book Garden. 

Current Best Sellers

  • Local Histories
  • Mysteries
  • Classics
  • Childrens Books


The Book Garden is located on the corner of Pine and E Streets in downtown Exeter.