The semi-annual Big Sale of Higher Value Items at the Friends of the Santa Monica Public Library Book Store starts at 11 a.m. on Saturday, November 12! Select from a large selection from $5 and up, including inscribed and signed books, art books, first editions, a large selection of comic books, and other valuable items. Get there early for the best selection.
Since we opened in January 2006, our prices have remained very low, with most books at $1.00 or less. Starting December 1, 2016, we will charge the following:
These prices exclude higher value items that are otherwise marked.
Your purchases help support the Santa Monica Public Library, which we all agree is a wonderful place.
Regular Book Store hours are Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday from 11-4:30, closed Tuesday and Wednesday. Location is on the left as you enter through the north entrance of the Main Library at 601 Santa Monica Boulevard.