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.
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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, June 6, 2019.
Spring and Summer 2019 brings a number of great book sale opportunities:
Saturday & Sunday, May 25 & 26, Art in the Park Sale
Saturday, June 22, Blockbuster Bag Sale in the Library Assembly Room
10:15am – 4:15pm, FOL members have exclusive time for the first hour
All you can put in a bag for $1.00
Tuesday, July 16, Book Sale at the Redlands Bowl
5:30pm – 7:30pm, An assortment of books will be available
CURRENT BOOKSTORE PRICES
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|Green Dot Books||$1.00||$2.00|
|Red Dot Books||$4.00||$5.00|
|Books on Tape (per cassette. Max. $4)||$0.10||$0.10|
|Cliffs Notes and SparkNotes||$0.75||$1.00|
|Photo Water Color Cards||$2.00||$2.00|
|Stained Glass Cards||$2.00 each or $5.00 for 3||$2.00 each or $5.00 for 3|
|Library Note Cards||$1.00||$1.00|
The bookstore does not accept bills larger than $20