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Our Phone Number
Phone: (610) 385-0766
Our Store Hours
Monday thru Saturday:
9am to 7pm
Sunday: 10am to 4pm


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easy way to ask us if we have
specific titles or authors. We'll
check our inventory and let you
know if we have your book.

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Quick Facts About Gently Used Books

Here are some "fast facts" about us - you can browse around our website for more details.

  • We have over 100,000 books, and over 5,000 square feet of books on display - we're bigger than most libraries!
  • We ship books to customers all over the USA.
  • We're an official partner of Operation Paperback, the non-profit organization that sends books to our troops (see our Operation Paperback page).
  • We are proud of the many "thank you" notes and letters we have received from individuals, PTA's and PTO's from local schools, church groups, the Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts, youth athletic teams, public libraries, the Relay for Life, Children's Hospital, community theater groups, food banks, animal rescue groups and more (see our We Get Letters page).
  • We've got a video tour of our store right here on our website - see below.

Give Your Trade Credit To A Teacher!

Several of our generous customers have combined their unused trade credit to establish a "Teacher's Trade Credit Account." Their purpose is to help teachers who are buying books for their classrooms at their own expense and who may not have any credit of their own to use. It's a type of "pay it forward" or "random act of kindness" that honors the many teachers that are members of our Gently Used Books community. Our new "Teacher's Trade Credit Account" is available for everyone to make contributions to whenever they wish - so let us know if you have excess trade credit and wish to transfer it to our new "Teacher's Trade Credit Account" for a teacher to use.

If you are a teacher who is purchasing books for your classroom at your own expense, just let us know at the time of purchase so we can check to see if there are any funds in the Teacher's Trade Credit Account that can be credited towards your purchase.

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Yes, We Have Gift Cards!

We Now Have A Gift Center - Greeting Cards Too!

Stop in and check out our new Gift Center - we have gift lines that we're sure you'll love, including: Blue Q - Whimsical Socks, Coin Purses and Bags, Ty Beanie Boos, Greeting Cards by Sun Day Greetings and Jumping Cracker Beans, plus a big assortment of 2015 Calendars.

Harlequin Series Romances...Now 10 For $1

Stock up on your favorite series romances...we have selections in many of the Harlequin Series, like American Romance, Blaze, Desire, Heartwarming, Historical, Intrigue, Kiss, Medical Romance, Nocturne, Romance, Romantic Suspense, Special Edition, Superromance and Kimani Romance. All the Series Romances are now 10 for only $1.

Books 4 Less Customers Welcome Here!

Books 4 Less in Pottstown closed recently, and we'd like to invite their former customers to visit store here in Douglassville. Please come in and browse around, and if you have any questions or requests, our friendly and helpful staff is always ready to serve you.

"Out Of This World" Sale On Vintage Sci-Fi Books

We're having an "Out Of This World" sale on vintage Sci-Fi books (from the 1950's, 60's and 70's). They are priced at 5 for only $1.00. See store for details. Hurry in for best selection - they're flying out of here!

$25 Restaurant Gift Certificate: Additional Prize In Literary Trivia Contest

The winner of the Literary Trivia Contest in our monthly newsletters will receive a $25 gift certificate to the Greshville Inn in Boyertown. Have you entered yet??? It's free! See the Trivia page of our website for details. And if you have not already subscribed to our monthly emailed newsletter, what are you waiting for???

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