Home


SIT. SIP. READ.



“Always read something that will make you look good if you die in the middle of it.” – P.J. O’Rourke

who we are

JOE’S PLACE


With a name like Joe’s Place, the question we get asked the most (and rightly so) is “Who is Joe?”


Joe is Mary’s brother who passed away unexpectedly on June 1, 1999. He was an…


people say they love it here.

testimonials


“My husband loves books and I love wine. Perfect combination here at Joe’s Place! The staff is great and the book selection is great too. Terrific place to hang out.”

Carolyn

“Great place to sit quietly among loads of books.”

Cathy

“A fascinating place. Loved it and the staff was wonderful.”

Jeanette

“I like the laid-back vibe of Joe’s Place”

Jean

“A great addition to our neighborhood. Wonderful staff, peaceful environment.”

Jonathan

“This is a delightful, cozy atmosphere with a lovely staff.”

Douglas

“Just love this place. Always feel welcome”

Sue

“Love Joe’s Place! They have a great selection of books. They have old books from the late 1800s to your Tom Clancy and Mario Puzo thrillers and even children’s books. They also have plenty of comfy seats around the store so that if you do find a book, you can jump right into it.”

Ed K.

“Fantastic wine, great staff, and lovely selection of books! One of my favorite stops in downtown Greenville.”

Vanessa L.P.

“One of my very favorite downtown destinations, Joe’s! Such interesting browsing, wonderful treasures, and relaxing atmosphere. So happy you and all your book are here!”

Anonymous

“Visited Joe’s Place for the first time recently while I was in Greenville and was blown away by the attentiveness and friendliness of the staff. The pour over I ordered was great and the wine my wife had was equally as fantastic. They had an awesome selection of new and used books and neat gifts,…

Malorie K.

special

events

new

books


Featured Titles


Come browse two floors of new and used books.


We have kids books, bestsellers, vintage cookbooks, and everything in between.

Don’t see what you’re looking for? Ask us to order it!



We Support Local Artists


Alix Bernard is a former fabricator turned artist. His work is on display at Joe’s and consists of watercolors, colored pencils, graphite, and his latest creations of scrimshaw & bone carvings.  We always feature Alix Bernard.

All two-dimensional work by Alix Bernard is sold under glass & framed.


what will you

find?