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Are your books taking up more space in your home than they deserve? Moving? Need some cash for your books? Want to trade books you've read for books you haven't read? Bring us your books! We might not take all of them, but we'll pay cash or give you store credit for the ones we do want.

Tuesday, May 22 through Thursday, May 31, 2018: We have STOPPED buying and trading books in May. We will resume buying and trading books on Friday, June 1.

Friday, June 1 through Thursday, June 21, 2018: We will resume buying and trading books in June. We buy and trade books the first 21 days of each month - except December - from 10:00am through 3:00pm.


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Best Of the East Bay 2015


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The Best of 2016
The Best of 2014, The Best of 2013
The Best of 2012, The Best of 2011


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ANNOUNCED ON MAY 22:
The winner of the 2018 Man Booker International Prize for the best novel of the year translated into English.
ANNOUNCED ON MAY 19:
The Science Fiction & Fantasy Writers of America have presented this year's Nebula Award for Best Novel
ANNOUNCED ON APRIL 26:
The Mystery Writers of America have presented the 2018 Edgar Awards for Best Novel, Best First Novel, and best Fact Crime.
ANNOUNCED ON APRIL 16:
The 2018 Pulitzer Prizes for Fiction, Non-Fiction, History, Biography, and Poetry.
All winners and nominees are in stock.

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Your source for scarce, collectable, and "interesting" books. Stop by and browse or call 510-832-4438 for an appointment.

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May 4, 2018 newsletter

Store Events Rare Books Local Authors Directions Links Page
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