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Food for Thought Books is a not-for-profit, workers' collective bookstore located in downtown Amherst, MA - now in our 38th year! We feature a wide array of radical & progressive media: all manner of nourishment for the heart & mind.

recent books: new & used

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Friends of FFT

Invest in a real community resource and support your favorite local workers' collective bookstore! Your contribution now will help us get through the leaner moments of running a business and we'll return the favor by giving you sweet discounts all year long!

get up get down mural

The ever-awesome Get Up Get Down crew from Youth Action Coalition created this amazing mural on our sidewall the spring & summer of 2007. We are honored to have been chosen to host such a compelling piece of art for the whole community to see & share. Thank you Get Up Get Down!  

Mural at Food For Thought Books
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Bikes in front of FFT
Come visit us soon, ok?




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