The Book Store & Cafe
Friends invite you to the Bookseller — Ask about the New Premium Books Section
If you’re a book lover and you haven’t shopped in the Bookseller, please stop in for a coffee and enjoy browsing a huge selection of books! New premium books await you. Find recent bestsellers, newly published and unique nonfiction and fiction alike for a fraction of the price of any other book store in town.
The Bookseller Used Book Store and Café is conveniently located in Milwaukee’s Downtown Central Library. Operated by the Friends of the Milwaukee Public Library and staffed almost entirely by volunteers, it generates revenue to support the library. Shop and support literacy in Milwaukee!
Hours & Location
Central Library, 814 W. Wisconsin Avenue
Monday, 12pm - 4pm
Prices & Donations
Children’s Books 25 - cents
Paperbacks 50 - cents
Hardcover books - $1
Premium books & media priced as marked
(Cash and credit cards accepted)
Book donations are accepted during store hours. For inquiries, please call (414) 286-2142, or email Friends@mpl.org.
Bookseller Half-priced Specials:
May: Media (General category—will include CDs, records, DVD’s etc.)
June: Travel and Transportation, including maps
July: Biography and Memoir
December: Christmas Crafts, Cooking and Fiction