"The storied, atmospheric Avenue Victor Hugo"

Avenue Victor Hugo is “Back in Stock” upon re-opening in Lee, New Hampshire.

"Legendary Boston bookstore reopens in Lee barn"

“The store is newly located in a bucolic red barn in Lee, beside a white farmhouse where owner Vincent McCaffrey now lives with his wife, Thais Coburn, and their daughter and son-in-law.”

Selling Good Books Since 1972

Open Fridays & Saturdays
10am to 6pm

1 Lee Hill Road
Lee, NH 03861

Avenue Victor Hugo Books

Open Fridays & Saturdays
10am – 6pm

Contact Us

Please call or email if you’re looking for a specific title, in need of appraisal or advice regarding rare books.

We are always in need of fine literature and histories in the best possible condition, and we issue store credit for trade-ins. We can even pay cash for more unusual items.

For the speediest response times, please use email.

Email: books@avenuevictorhugobooks.com
Phone: 603-331-4365
Facebook: facebook.com/avenuevictorhugobooks
Twitter: @AVHBookShop

Search Our Entire Inventory Online

Search our stock of over 20,000 titles, covering almost every subject category.

This includes a preponderance of fiction in all genres, with an emphasis on reading copies but many collectibles as well. In addition, we have a large selection of history, biography, and vintage magazines.

Use the search widget on the right or view our catalogue at Biblio.com.


Recent Customer Reviews

Thanks to everyone who has reviewed our store on Facebook, Google, and at our new listing on Yelp.

  • Philip Terzian Avatar
    Philip Terzian
    9/19/2019 - Google

    A well-stocked, well-run, and (very) reasonably-priced shop with an abundance of pleasant surprises, including innumerable antiquarian volumes, hard-to-find fiction and poetry in mint condition, highbrow... read more

    Julie P. Avatar
    Julie P.
    5 star rating
    7/11/2019 - Yelp

    My husband and I drove by, did a double-take, actually turned the car around, and went back. So glad we did! This is an amazing... read more

  • Jerome Conner Avatar
    Jerome Conner
    6/16/2019 - Facebook

    A great book store the reminded me of the store when it was on Newbury St. Now being run by a new generation (the previous... read more

    Jill Christiansen Avatar
    Jill Christiansen
    6/16/2019 - Facebook

    I loved this store on Newbury Street and was thrilled to see it again in Lee, NH yesterday! I scored some great books! I will... read more

  • Kim Graham Becker Avatar
    Kim Graham Becker
    6/15/2019 - Facebook

    We went to the book and yard sale today and loved the shop!!! Wonderful selection of books in impeccable condition. I bought 6 books outside... read more

    Lauren Garza Avatar
    Lauren Garza
    5/30/2019 - Google

    This is such a special place. Amazing selection of used books, magazines, and prints. It is very clear that the owners have thoughtfully curated their... read more

  • Dane Morrison Avatar
    Dane Morrison
    5/07/2019 - Facebook

    What a find! The kind of cozy bookstore I remember from my Harvard Square days. Carrying a cornucopia of rare treasures. And, just... read more

    M C. Avatar
    M C.
    5 star rating
    3/07/2019 - Yelp

    This is what a used bookstore should be. Not gigantic, but well stocked and full of surprises. The staff is friendly and helpful, and very... read more

  • Mary Penney Avatar
    Mary Penney
    2/28/2019 - Google

    The Avenue Victor Hugo Book Shop is a wonderful place to spend an hour or an afternoon. The store is at once comforting as well... read more

    Scott Bugbee Avatar
    Scott Bugbee
    2/02/2019 - Facebook

    It is nice quaint shop run by nice people who will help you find any kind of book you want. It is located in Lee,... read more

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5 Stars - Based on 23 User Reviews
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5 Stars - Based on 29 User Reviews
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5 yelp stars
5 Stars - Based on 2 User Reviews

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