Premier Used Bookstore in San Diego

As one of the premier used bookstore in San Diego, Maxwell’s House of Books is well worth the drive from anywhere in the county. The minute you walk through our doors, you’re instantly transported by the written word. Our used books are readily accessible, and our friendly staff of “San Diego bookworms” as we like to call them, is always ready to help you find the titles that best suit your interests.

Whether you want to get lost in a Christie mystery, a Shakespearean drama, an academic jewel, a scintillating romance, a rare, signed author copy, or simply want to spend a quiet afternoon reminiscing about the first time you discovered Joyce, Faulkner, or your favorite author, our used bookstore in San Diego is here to take you back to the days when the smell and touch of a great book made the experience all the more enjoyable.

Stop by anytime, we’re always here to help you find exactly what you need, and we’re happy to ship directly to your door. Don’t forget to ask about our bulk purchase discounts!


8285 La Mesa Blvd., La Mesa, CA in the heart of the historic Downtown Village.