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December 1, 2013

Sonoma County Book Stores


Sonoma County Book Stores

by Vesta Copestakes

As long as you're going to look for a good book to read - how about visiting one of our locally-owned book stores. Cozy small ones to expansive large ones with multiple locations. The stores listed below are all owned by Sonoma County entrepreneurs.

Barracks Gift Shop run by the Sonoma State Historic Park Association
36 East Spain St., Sonoma
Call to confirm hours.
Located in the Barracks Building of the Sonoma State Historic Park. Features an extended selection of books and giftware that will appeal to those interested in California history.

Chanticleer Books 
No storefront but still operating online. Specializes in rare and collectable books in many fields.

Comic Book Box 
189 Southwest Blvd., Rohnert Park
Tues-Fri 12-6, Sat 10:30-5, Sun 12-5
Graphic novels, current comic books, sci-fi horror.

Comic Finder 
Online search service for out of print comic books. Call Pat Calhoun for details. 

Copperfield’s Books 
138 North Main Street, Sebastopol
Mon-Sat 10-7, Sun 10-6
Visit website for complete listing of books and events for this location.

Copperfield’s Books 
140 Kentucky Street, Petaluma
Mon-Sat 10-9, Sun 10-6

Copperfield’s Underground – Rare and Used Books now located at the Petaluma store. Check website for news and events. 

Copperfield’s Books  (formerly Toyon Books)
104 Matheson Street, Healdsburg
Sun-Thurs 9-7, Fri & Sat 9-8
Visit website for complete listing of books and events for this location.

Copperfield’s Books and Café 
775 Village Court in Montgomery Village, Santa Rosa
Mon-Sat 9-8, Sun 10-6
New location offers a great selection of books, stationery, games, and gifts.

Levin & Company 
306 Center St, Healdsburg
Mon-Sat 9-9, Sun 10-6
Full range of fiction, nonfiction, and coffee table books. Hosts local authors. 

Mockingbird Books
6932 Sebastopol Ave., Sebastopol
Mon-Sat 10am-7pm, Sun 10am-6pm
Brandy used to manage Copperfields Used Annex for years, now has her own store, beautifully organized, easy to spend time browsing, excellent quality and prices.

North Light Books 
Located in Wolf Den Plaza, across from main entrance to SSU
1720 E Cotati Ave., Rohnert Park
M-F 10-5 Open some weekends, call to confirm.
Call or check website for hours.
Students: buy or rent discounted textbooks! Also, a great selection of books and gifts for the public.

Pages On The Green  
920 McClelland Dr., Windsor
Mon-Sat 9-8, Sun 10-6
Also reading glasses, stationery, and other small gift items.

Paperbacks Unlimited 
4625 Sonoma Hwy. Santa Rosa
M-Sat 10-5:30, Sun 12-4
Used paperback bookstore with an inventory of over 80,000 current and out-of-print paperbacks. Trade in books for store credit.

Petaluma Paperbacks 
800 Petaluma Blvd South, Ste D, Petaluma
Mon-Sat 10-5 Closed Sunday
Will to help locate hard-to-find and out of print books. Trade in your books for store credit. 

Readers’ Books 
130 East Napa St., Sonoma
M-Sat 10-7, Sun 10-6
Good books, good talk, lots of events, and opinions, jokes, and music.

Robert Erwin Bookseller 
5905 Labath Avenue, Rohnert Park
Open by Appointment only or order through website.
Specialzes in modern First Editions, hard to find Mysteries and Detective fiction, Signed and autographed books.

SRJC Bookstore – Petaluma 
680 Sonoma Mountain Pkwy.
Check website for updated hours.
New, used, and rental textbooks. Also paperbacks, fiction and nonfiction. 

SRJC Bookstore – Santa Rosa 
222 Elliott Ave., Santa Rosa
Check website for updated hours.
New, used, and rental textbooks. Also paperbacks, fiction and nonfiction. 

Sonoma State Bookstore 
1801 East Cotati Ave., Rohnert Park
Mon-Th 7:30-6:30, Fri 7:30-4:30, Sat 10-4, Closed Sun.
Textbooks, buy used or rent. Also reference books, the majority of NY Times Bestsellers, fiction and nonfiction, campus authors. Order books online. 

Treehorn Books 
625 Fourth St., Santa Rosa
Mon-Sat 10-9:30, Sun 12-6
95% used books, featuring rare and out-of-print books. Buy, sell, trade, by appointment. 

Twice Told Books – located next to Coffee Bazaar 
14045 Armstrong Rd., Guerneville
Open 9-5 Every Day (Winter Hours)
Sells mostly used books, some new fiction. Will buy books


Bookstores Featuring Religion & Spirituality

Many Rivers Books & Tea 
130 South Main St., Ste. 101, Sebastopol
Mon-Sat 11-7, Sun 12-5
Wide range of spiritual books, tea and teaware. In store tea sampling. 

Not of this World 
553 Mendocino Ave., Santa Rosa
Mon-Fri 10-5:30, Sat 10-5
Russian orthodox icons, books, crosses, incense.

Simply Sacred Books and Gifts 
1791 Marlow Road, Santa Rosa (Safeway Marlow Center)
M, W, Th 10-5; Tu, Fri, Sat 10-6, Closed Sun
“We enjoy being a local Christian bookstore specializing in Catholic products, honoring the many things in common with Christians of other denominations.”

St. Eugene’s Cathedral 
2323 Montgomery Dr., Santa Rosa
Wed-Fri 9:30-4:30, Sat 12-4:30, Sun 9:30-1:30, Closed Mon, Tues & Major Holidays
Books, Bibles, Jewelry, Religious Gifts