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Largest Non-Profit Bookstore in Southern California

Only $1
Hundreds of Hardback Books, Paperback books
Vinyl records, CD’s and DVD’s
Hardback Books, both Fiction and Non-fiction available, starting at $1
Plus Magazines for 25 CENTS Each! AND THE BEST PART?
Become a Friends of the Whittier Library “Member” and enjoy, Buy One Get One Free on the Last Thursday of every month. Memberships start at $10 annually! Join Now! Donate Now

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OPEN – OPEN – OPEN For Sales and Donations Tuesday – Thursday and Saturday 10:00 am to 2 pm. We need gently used books, DVD’s, CD’s and vinyl records. Also, your financial support is greatly appreciated using the donation button below. 100% volunteer-run and 100% of your donation through this website goes to support the Whittier Public Libary. Anything above $20 will get an annual membership if requested through info@whittierlibrarybookstore.com

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You Shop, Amazon Gives!

Your online purchases can support the library, too. When you order at AmazonSmile (run by Amazon.com), the AmazonSmile Foundation donates 0.5% of your eligible purchases to your choice of charitable organizations-such as Friends of the Library.

It’s that time of year again!

Back To Normal Parking Lot Sale! Nothing Held Back 98% of the Inventory is $2 or less Plus Buy One Get One A Gazillion Books, Vinyl Records, DVDs, CDs, and more Friday Saturday Sunday in May dates and time TBD

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You may donate books or other materials during open hours at our bookstore or either library. (Please do not leave donations outside when the store or libraries are closed.)We receive a wide variety of donations, including books, children’s readers, coffee table books, and magazines. We also accept DVDs, VHS movies, audiobooks, music tapes and CDs, cassettes, and vinyl records. Also, we receive board games, puzzles, and items related to languages, both written and spoken.Want us to pick up your books? Call us at 562.696.4498 and ask for John Marzy, or email John at info@whittierlibrarybookstore.com.



The Friends of the Library are major supporters of the Whittier Public Library. To date, we have donated more than $1.8 million toward programs, including the Summer Reading Club, that are vital to the education and well-being of our community-especially the children.How You Can JoinMemberships start at just $10 a year and entitle the holder to additional discounts at our parking lot sales in May and November.Joining is easy. Just ask for a membership envelope at either library, drop by, or call the bookstore at 562.696.4498.



We’re located on the corner of Bailey and Comstock (6703 Comstock Ave.) in Uptown Whittier.We are OPEN:TUESDAYS, THURSDAYS, AND SATURDAYS 10:00 am – 2:00 pm CLOSED MONDAYS, FRIDAYS, AND SUNDAYS562.696.4498Every donation and purchase makes a difference. The more we raise together, the more the Whittier Public Library thrives.

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