Second Hand Prose book store resells gently-used donated books, DVDs and audiobooks. Operated by the Friends of the Coronado Public Library (Friends), the book store has a wide selection of reading materials for all ages. Visit Second Hand Prose and stock up on quality books for beach reading, or an upcoming summer trip!
Open daily, Second Hand Prose is located on D Avenue behind the library across from Coronado High School. The Friends also runs the Honor Shop located in the library lobby. This mini-book store sells paperbacks and magazines for children and adults and will shortly be expanding.
The Friends, formed in 1970, is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization whose mission is to support the Coronado Public Library. All sale proceeds fund library programs for children, teens, and adults, including the Summer Festival.