Welcome to Kindred Thoughts!

Proudly located downtown in the historic Arcade Mall in Bridgeport, CT., Kindred Thoughts is an independent bookstore that is 100% Black-owned and 50% woman, and 50% veteran-owned. We are Bridgeport's only bookstore with a focus on African-American literature and cultural events that support our community's interests and promote both academic and professional growth and success. There are millions of books on our site, so click Browse Books above or Search by title, author or keyword to the right and find your next favorite book. Happy reading!

Additional Services:
  • Shop hundreds of select titles in-store  | In-store titles available for curbside pickup*
  • Order online and ship to store or home | Gift Certificates 
*Call store to confirm title available for immediate pickup
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