6122 Lake Murray Blvd. La Mesa, CA 91942

Used Books

We have over 60,000 thousand books waiting for you to discover!  Our inventory of used books includes Children's books, Fiction and Non-Fiction, Audio and Current Bestsellers.  One of the best selections of used literature in San Diego.



Prices are 1/2 or more off the cover price or 1/4 cover price w/trade in.
We also have Audio Books on CD, great for car trips and commuting.


Virgin River:
Original price $7.99,
Our price $3.50,
With trade-in price $1.75

Original price $9.99,
Our price $4.50,
With trade-in price $2.25

Original price $16.00,
Our price $4.50,
With trade-in price  $2.25

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Current Inventory

We carry Current Bestsellers, Children’s books, Young Adult books, Suspense, Trade Size Paperbacks, Mystery, Contemporary Romance, Paranormal Romance, Erotica, Historical Fiction and Romance, Westerns, Sci-Fi, True Crime, Horror, Historical Mystery, Christian and Inspirational, Classics, Large Print, Non-Fiction and several hard to find series.

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Newly Expanded !
Children’s Book Section

We just tripled our Children’s/Young Adult Section!
We offer books for all ages; Primers, board books,
counting books and all the popular teen series.

Wait List & Private Collection

When our other options just aren’t enough, we also offer a”Waiting List”
for popular titles along with an option to “Rent” from our one of a kind,
“Private Collection”. 

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Our Goal: Happy Readers!

By offering hundreds of authors in dozens of genre’s, we hope to help you find your heart’s desire.

All of us that work at Book Place are avid readers and are always willing to share suggestions of favorite books and authors.  Let us help you find someone new to love.

Want a #SuspenseThriller that will keep you guessing?
Try Jo Nesbo, #TheSnowman This one is a movie coming your way soon. We have a full selection of #JoNesbo waiting to be discovered, @BookPlaceSanDiego !

Fly to the Moon, Stop the Bad Guys,
Rescue the Damsel or Fall in Love Again !

We are happy to share recommendations!