Our dedicated volunteers invite you to browse for book sales and treasures from our newly expanded and reorganized shelves. You won’t want to miss books in new categories, with subjects ranging from ancient civilizations, to civil wars, politics, and religion!
We have also adjusted our hours to better accommodate you, and will be open Monday through Saturday from 9:30am - 3:30pm.
We will follow the current policy of the Maricopa County Library District until further notice, with masks and social distancing encouraged but not mandatory.
We always appreciate donations and are happy to announce that we once again accepting them!
Whether you are a returning customer or a brand new patron, come and check out our fabulous, eclectic collection at Books Around the Corner.Our staff and friendly volunteers can’t wait to see you in person!
Books Around the Corner Bookstore Supports our Community
The Bookstore is operated 100% by volunteers, giving unselfishly of their time, to make sure that the store is manned, and the merchandise is well-stocked and organized.
Proceeds from the Books Around the Corner used book store go to support Sun City Libraries' programs, equipment, media materials (books, DVDS CDS, large print books), computers, shelving, furniture for the Gathering Place reading/meeting room, and more. You can be confident that your money stays with the Sun City Libraries when you support the Friends' Bookstore.
Besides all the variety of media available in the Bookstore, we also sell Friends of the Sun City Library book bags. Carry your books out in style and help spread the word about your neighborhood Books Around The Corner used book store.
NEED MORE ROOM ON YOUR SHELVES? HAVE PILES OF BOOKS STACKED AROUND THE ROOM? SHARE THE WEALTH!
Bring your used hard covers, paperbacks, magazines, CDS, DVDS, and jigsaw puzzles to the bookstore Monday through Saturday, between 9:30am and 3:30pm. If you have too many books to carry, come in to the store, and borrow one of our carts. If you have LOTS of books, call us, and we may be able to have a volunteer pick up the books at your home in Sun City... 602-651-2014
We are especially in need of LARGE PRINT books!
Items we do not accept: VHS tapes, cassette tapes, books in rough condition, water damage or mildewed, textbooks or encyclopedias.
How to Find Us
Look for the hallway (shown above) in the back of the library to the left.
A short walk down the hallway will take you to the Bookstore entrance (shown above).
Located in the Sun City Library - Bell Branch
Bell Recreation Center 16828 N. 99th Ave Sun City, AZ 85351 (SW Corner of Bell Rd & 99th Ave) 602-651-2014 (Bookstore) 602-652-3000 (Library)
Bookstore Hours: Monday through Saturday 9:30am to 3:30pm
Bell Center Library Hours: Monday 9:00am to 7pm Tues - Sat 9:00am to 5pm Closed on Sunday