Bookseller to the great and infamous since 1975, located on the world famous Sunset Strip; voted best independent bookstore in Los Angeles by LA Weekly.

Known for our floor to ceiling bookshelves, high profile author events, signed books, and celebrity clientele, Book Soup is a must see on any tour of LA. We're here to stimulate your mind, engage you in conversation, and pair you with your next great read.

8818 W Sunset Blvd.
West Hollywood, CA  90069


John Darnielle Explains His Cultural Influences
By Brian Feldman (via New York Mag’s  Vulture)

Manny’s pick: another must-read from the fantastic 33 1/3 series.

First batch of contributions!


© deborah feingold photography

California Here I Come! On my way to the Los Angeles Sunset Strip! 

Mr Musichead Gallery 7511 W. Sunset Blvd.

Solo Photo Exhibit Opening Night: MUSIC 

Thursday Sept 18th 7pm


Book Soup  8818 W. Sunset Blvd

MUSIC Book Talk & Signing 

Friday Sept 19th 7pm


LAist  -

Manny’s pick: an imported biography of one of Britain’s finest authors who deserves far more love here in the States.

Introducing Carl Reiner’s reading and discussion of his new book, I Just Remembered!

Dawn O’Porter reading from Paper Airplanes: happening now at Book Soup!