Friendshop seattle public library fourth ave 2067339015. Serving seattle for more than 47 years, horizon has one of the largest and finest used books collections in seattle, with many affordable books too. Trade days tuesdays and saturdays 12 books max spokane, washington independent booksellers are strong advocates of freedom of speech, and of community. Pegasus is a familyowned used and new independent bookstore in west seattle, under its current ownership since 1983. At twice sold tales, we have rooms upon rooms of used books there are several nooks and crannies to explore and stumble onto your next read. Elliott bay book company 1521 tenth avenue seattle, wa 98122 u. You may also come across one or more of our livein bookstore cats. See current deals and local events at half price books hpb lynnwood bookstore in lynnwood, wa, plus get directions and hours. With the mandatory stay at home order announced by governor inslee, we have closed our doors to inperson shopping. Welcome to the elliott bay book company the elliott bay. The largest independent used bookstore in washington has. Im curious to hear your opinions on the best used bookstore in seattles central area basically, somewhere a tourist might find without a secret. An independent bookstore for more than 35 years, 2nd look books offers a broad selection of quality used books and new local author titles. A select list of a few of the longerlasting seattle shops that sell new books in some cases, alongside used ones.
Our office and bookstore are closed for the holidays in 2019 on jan 1, jan 21, feb 18, may 27, jul 4, sep 2, nov 2829, dec holiday party, dec 2425, dec 31, and jan 1 in 2020 we are closing early at 2pm on nov 27 preceding the. Please include your phone number with all email orders. Half price books has new and used books, textbooks, music, movies and more both online and in stores. If you have an appointment to trade in books, please access our dropoff point via the alley. For the safety of our communities and booksellers, this location is temporarily closed. Listen to judy, krijn and janis tell part of our story through the queen anne book company podcast. Top 10 best used book stores in seattle, wa updated. Seattle wa, 98116 there is a parking space reserved for curbside pickup in front of our store. Scouring the shelves at five of seattles used bookstores arts and. Best used bookstore in seattle, wa twice sold tales, blmf literary saloon, magus books, mercer street books, ophelias books, third place books.
Herban legends is the first recreational weed dispensary to open in downtown seattle. Though our retail store is closed to visitors for now, our online bookstore will stay open and both delivery and curbside pickup is available. Twice sold tales is a used bookstore with an extensive inventory located downtown seattle in capitol hill. To the elliott bay book company community ive become the dullest of correspondents with distant family and friends. Seattle independent bookstore day is the local home of the national independent bookstore day, a oneday celebration on the last saturday of april, hosted by independent booksellers for our readers and customers. In this dark era of ebooks and online retailers which shall not be named, many have predicted that the used bookstore will meet its end. From general interest to childrens bookstores and even a cookbook store, you can feed your need to read in capitol hill and beyond. This is a hard question to ask without knowing what your qualifications are. Top 10 best used book stores in seattle, wa updated covid. In fiction, we have large sections for literature, poetry, mystery, science fiction, spysuspence, childrens, westerns, and christian fiction. Best bookstores in washington independent book stores. Seattle, washington, united states located in seattle s university district since 1978, magus is one of the oldest and largest independent used bookstores in the seattle. Queen anne book company your neighborhood, independent.
With more than 16,000 square feet and shelves that reach floor to ceiling, there are likely more books within the walls of tacoma book center than in any other area stores. Magnolias bookstore your book source in magnolia, since 1992. The queen anne book company team every business has a story and were grateful to will hicks at sapling wealth management for featuring ours as part of his seattle business builders series. Reviews on used book stores in seattle, wa twice sold tales, magus books, the elliott bay book company, blmf literary saloon, ophelias books, third. Inside, the 16,000 square feet of space is devoted to storing books half a million of them, in fact. The blmf bookstore is the best usedbooks store in seattle. Powells is an independent bookstore based in portland, oregon. Welcome and thank you for visiting our website, which is part of our bookstore in the center of the queen anne neighborhood.
The largest independent used bookstore in washington has more than 500,000 books. The best bookstores in seattle and tacoma tripsavvy. Magnolias bookstore your book source in magnolia, since. Our cannabis shop is a short 5 minute walk from pike place market and a 5 minute drive from the space needle on the corner of bell st. Please look around, and if you cant remember the exact title or author of that book youve been wanting to read, we are here to help you. We buy used books third place books carries a combination of used and new books to give our customers the benefits of great selection and great value. The used book buying counter will be closed wednesday, august 14 through saturday, august 24. Over the next three and half decades, the bookstore shifted and expanded within the globe building adding event space for author readings as well as seattles first bookstore cafe.
University book store buys used books in all subjects for cash or credit good anywhere in the store. Tacoma book center is not about fancy spaces or even spaces that feel warm and cozy. The tukwila hpb is just south of seattle in the busiest retail corridor in the state. I have been with half price books for over five years and will continue this store s dedication to excellent customer service and employee. We are operating with a small crew and practice the utmost diligence in cleanliness and sanitizing. As each week now seems exactly identical to the one before, i find i have little new or particularly interesting to say, and hear myself repeating the same dull commonplace particulars over and over. Amazon headquarters might be in seattle, but the city still hasand proudly supportsmany independent bookstores with knowledgeable staff members. If you need a reading tip, our booksellers are available afternoons at 206. We are open 7 days a week and offer store credit for tradeins. A random collection of 8 hard and soft cover books in great condition. Thriftbooks sells millions of used books at the lowest everyday prices.
Dec 20, 2018 6 wellloved, longtime seattlearea bookstores originally published december 20, 2018 at 6. We have heard from many that having a good book to read can make being stuck at home more pleasant. Managing the tukwila half price books store is part of my lifelong story centered upon the love of reading and books. Pegasus is a familyowned, new and used book store in west seattle, under its current ownership since 1983. We do not share our list with any third parties and you can unsubscribe at any time. If youre interested in selling books, please read through the information below and bring your books to our buy counter during our buying hours listed below, and. The elliott bay book company is an independently owned bookstore founded by walter carr in 1973, at 109 main street.
You our community are our lifeblood and we wouldnt be magus books without you. The 5 best used bookstores in seattle, ranked hoodline. Powells books the worlds largest independent bookstore. Reviews on used book stores in seattle, wa twice sold tales, magus books, the elliott bay book company, blmf literary saloon, ophelias books, third place books, horizon books, mercer street books, lamplight books. We buy, sell and trade used books and have a selection of new books as well. The seattle antiquarian book fair october 1011, 2020 seattle center exhibition hall 206. Magus books buying and selling used books in seattles. Top 10 best used book stores in seattle, wa updated covid19. We are always looking to expand our selection of used books.
The 2020 bookstore day has been postponed, due to the corona virus, and has currently been rescheduled for august 29. Serving lower queen anne seattle as an independent, general stock, used bookstore. As tacomas largest used book store, we have 16,000 square feet devoted to books, including retail space, a separate internet stock, and storage for backstock and new aquisitions still to be processed. Magus books buying and selling used books in seattles university. Best used bookstore in seattle seattle forum tripadvisor. Get the occassional update from magnolias bookstore by signing up for our newsletter. We pay cash for books, textbooks, cds, lps, videos and dvds daily. Seattles oldest, and longest running independent used bookstore. With more than 70,000 titles in all fields and hundreds of carefully selected new arrivals every day, magus is a vibrant and always interesting book shopping experience. The best 10 used bookstore in seattle, wa updated covid19. We personally assess every books quality and offer rare, outofprint treasures. The strangers guide to the best bookstores, literary.
Guided by the journals she has kept since age fifteen, jessica simpson reveals for the first time her inner monologue and most intimate struggles. Second story books outofprint, used and rare books in. Located in historic pike place market, lamplight books features a curated collection of literature, philosophy, poetry, vintage childrens books and more. We specialize in paperback fiction, with large selections of mystery, science fiction, horror, literature, and romance. Store hours kings books is closed to the public, but open daily 11 am 7 pm. The tacoma book center has a simple and rather unassuming exterior.
Located in seattle s university district since 1978, magus is one of the oldest and largest independent used bookstores in the city. Homeschool potpourri 12815 ne 124th street, suite f. The spacious but warm store is a book browser s paradise, complete with a cafe right within the shop. Lion heart book store seattle, washington bookstore. Were currently here 9 to 5 monday through saturday, ready to help with orders and recommendations.1066 904 812 1120 304 808 1155 540 197 1103 762 887 345 994 34 649 276 380 961 830 814 1054 1313 809 1151 537 1513 208 1280 646 722 1008 345 423 926 1220 191 1389 98 946 579 245 421 345 402 1131 1226 579 511 177