The A.K. Smiley Bookstore is the largest library bookstore in Southern California. We carry thousands of used books for sale in-store and on-line. Come find us on the lower level of the A.K. Smiley Public Library in Redlands, California for a huge selection of Best Sellers, Classics, Collectibles, and Antiquarian books.
Check out our new video tour of the Friends of the Library Bookstore!
Charity: You are welcome to visit our Charity via eBay, where you help the FRIENDS OF A.K. SMILEY PUBLIC LIBRARY in three ways:
- You may donate to us directly.
- You may list items for sale and designate a percentage of the sale to us.
- You may bid on our items.
Bid on current books offered online: Our current offers on eBay, will be listed here soon.
Thank you for your continued support of the FRIENDS and of the A.K. SMILEY BOOKSTORE.
The A.K. Smiley Bookstore offers a bag sale on the first Saturday, all day, of every month. Fill a grocery bag with books for one low price. Members pay $5.00 per bag of books and Non-Members pay $6.00 per bag.
The store opens early for Members of the Friends before the general public. Members may shop the Bag Sale starting at 10:30 a.m. The store opens for the general public during Bag Sale dates at 11:30 a.m. Shoppers may also sign up for memberships at 10:30 a.m. for earlier access.
The next bag sale will be held in the bookstore on Saturday, September 2, 2017.
The A.K. Smiley Bookstore offers Semi-Annual Sales that occur over a week. Prices for the large inventory of books for sale decrease each day.
The next Semi-Annual Sale is September 14 – 17, 2017. Check this web site for additional details.
Book Lovers’ Day and Bad Poetry Day
Book Lovers’ Day: August 9
Come to the Bookstore and find some good books!
Bad Poetry : August 18
We have plenty of poetry up in the loft!
CURRENT BOOKSTORE PRICES
To become a member click here.
|Green Dot Books||$1.00||$2.00|
|Red Dot Books||$4.00||$5.00|
|Music Audio Tapes||$0.10||$0.10|
|Books on Tape (per cassette. Max. $4)||$0.10||$0.10|
|Cliffs Notes and SparkNotes||$0.50||$1.00|
|Library Note Cards ($10/dozen)||$1.00/each||$1.00/each|
|Stained Glass Note Cards (3 for $5)||$2.00/each||$2.00/each|
|Smiley Library Mugs||$8.00||$8.00|
|Coasters (set of 4)||$12.00||$12.00|
|Library Book Bags||$12.00||$12.00|
|Mini Library Bags||$6.50||$6.50|
|Orange Crate Labels||$10/$20||$10/$20|
|Tan Lightweight Book Bag||$1.50||$1.50|