Used book stores in southern california
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Best Used Bookstores In Orange County
Shopping for books may not be the first thing that pops into your head when you think about visiting Los Angeles, but you may be surprised. Naturally, we Angelenos like our bookstores to be friendly, comforting and independent. Fortunately, we have our choice of options. Here are the five best bookstores in Los Angeles for new and used books:. Nestled in downtown Los Feliz, the decidedly hipster indie vibe from the street spills over into the stacks here at Skylight Books.
We may live in an age of digital and e-books, but don't let that fool you. The stores that made our list were chosen based on a number of criteria, like collection size, pricing, ambiance and orderliness and extra points were awarded for establishments with a store dog or cat. We searched and high low for the best of the best, so chuck your Kindle and use our list to help you locate the bookstore nearest you. As always, leave your own favorites in the comments. Of all the used bookstores on this list, none have greater deals or a greater selection than the Friends Book Shop. Located inside the Beverly Hills Public Library, this used bookstore which is the only bookstore in Beverly Hills, aside from Taschen on Beverly Drive has a wide variety of books, from fiction, art, and children's to classics, first editions, and signed copies. It's been around since and is run and operated by the Friends of The Beverly Hills Public Library, a garrulous, friendly bunch of senior citizens who are eager to chat about books and help you find whatever you are looking for.
Book Alley, founded in , is not only Pasadena's finest used bookstore, but also one of Southern California's fastest growing a rare feat these days. We are a general used bookstore, thus offering a large selection of books on all subjects, including children's titles. Although we do not specialize in any one subject, we can claim to have the largest selection of art, architecture, and photography books in the area. Nearly all our books are cataloged online. Because we are always buying, our inventory grows everyday. Browse us online, or in person, and discover the finest and most eclectic selection of new, used, and rare books around.