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, November 4, 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 Annual Sale is the Holiday sale: Save the date!
The annual holiday sale will be Dec. 7 through 10, 2017. Santa will be there on Sat. Dec. 9 from 1 to 3 p.m. Each child will receive an age appropriate wrapped book.
CURRENT BOOKSTORE PRICES
To become a member click here.
|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|