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Friends of the Library Used Bookstore

5103 Carpinteria Ave, Carpinteria, CA 93013-2048
+1 805-566-0033
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Great used book store

I love this book store. It is packed full of great books. I purchased about 10 books. The woman who... read more

Reviewed 9 February 2017
new jersey
via mobile
wonderful addition to our sweet community

the friends of the carpinteria library book store is a great place to visit. huge selection of... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2016
santa barbara
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8 Feb 2017
“Great used book store ”
25 Apr 2016
“wonderful addition to our sweet community”
5103 Carpinteria Ave, Carpinteria, CA 93013-2048
+1 805-566-0033
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Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

I love this book store. It is packed full of great books. I purchased about 10 books. The woman who works there is very knowledgeable. They have all kinds of books and everything is put into categories.

Thank Bridgetpianos
Reviewed 25 April 2016

the friends of the carpinteria library book store is a great place to visit. huge selection of books for such a small shop, friendly volunteer sales folk, and the money benefits a good cause. whether you want to hang out and read, buy a variety...More

Thank leahking
Reviewed 1 February 2016

Extensive range of books at very reasonable prices Unusually for the USA there was more than USA history and biography. All proceeds go to the library and of course the volunteers are only to happy to talk. Social historians pay attention.

Thank 1Bustrav
Reviewed 2 November 2013

We love this place. They are all very friendly and have lots of wonderful books. They are all in good condition and even have some videos and a few other little things. We have always found something to buy every time. The prices are very...More

Thank Katerina C
Reviewed 30 March 2013

My husband and I stayed two nights in Carpinteria.I read the reviews on Trip Advisor and we had to check it out.My husband and I love books.The value is great here.Hardbacks are $2 and paperbacks are $1.They had a large variety of books,including best selling...More

Thank Default33009
Reviewed 19 January 2013

We were in Carp visiting friends and hanging out at the beach over fall break. One lazy afternoon we had an opportunity to stop by the Friends of the Libary Used Bookstore. The ladies watching over the shop that day were so kind and patient,...More

2  Thank Hanna73
Reviewed 4 August 2011

I am local Carpinterian and visit this used bookstore often to either donate oe buy used books. Used hardbacks are $2 and used paperbacks are $1. The Friends of the Library Used Bookstore frequently has book sales, so you can even purchase books at a...More

4  Thank LisaandRod93013
Reviewed 27 July 2011

The Carpinteria Friends of Library Used Book Store is a great place to find a book, get sightseeing information, or just chat with friendly people. Prices are good, books are organized, staff and customers eagerly give tips on everything Carpinteria. When I was there they...More

4  Thank CarpBooksFan
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