A.K. Smiley Bookstore

The A.K. Smiley Bookstore is the largest library bookstore in Southern California. We carry thousands of used books for sale in-store. 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.


A.K. SMILEY PUBLIC LIBRARY ACADEMY AWARDS CONTEST NOW OPEN!

Academy Awards Contest is open now! Predict the winners in 24 categories. Open to A.K. Smiley Public Library cardholders, 18 years or older. Entry forms at the Circulation Desk. One Entry per person. In case of ties, earliest entry will prevail. Prizes: Movie tickets and gift cards sponsored by The State, Martha Green’s Eating Room, Breakfast Shack and Saverino’s. Contest ends Feb. 8th, 2020.

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The Friends are signed up for the Amazon Smile Program. If you shop on Amazon using Smile.amazon.com 0.5% of your purchase goes to the Friends of A.K. Smiley Public Library to support book purchases and programs at the A.K. Smiley Public Library. This link will take you to directly to our page. https://smile.amazon.com/ch/95-3523536. Thank you for your support!

Check out our new video tour of the Friends of the Library Bookstore!

The bookstore also offers Auctions. Find silent auction items on the main floor of the library and online via our ebay.

BAG SALE

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, February 1, 2019.

SPECIAL SALES

Lincoln Day Sale
February 8, 2020

Spring Semi-Annual Sale
March 27-29, 2020

Check this location for more information on upcoming sales.

CURRENT BOOKSTORE PRICES

To become a member click here.

Store Item Members Non-Members
BAG SALE $5.00 $6.00
Green Dot Books $1.00 $2.00
Red Dot Books $4.00 $5.00
Hardbacks $1.00 $2.00
Paperbacks $0.50 $1.00
Magazines $0.25 $0.25
Records $0.25 $0.25
VHS Tapes $0.10 $0.25
CDs/DVDs $1.00 $2.00
Books on Tape (per cassette. Max. $4) $0.10 $0.10
Sheet Music $0.10 $0.10
Cliffs Notes and SparkNotes $0.75 $1.00
Tiny Books $0.35 $0.35
Children’s Books
– Paperbacks
– Hardbacks

$0.25
$0.50

$0.25
$0.50
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
Alphabet Cards $3.00 $3.00
FOL Totes $1.50 $1.50

The bookstore does not accept bills larger than $20