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Hooray for Tärna!!

On Monday, May 3rd, our store was CLOSED to the public from 12:30 to 3:30 to honor our esteemed colleague Tärna. We are celebrating the anniversary of her 15th year here at Bell’s Books. Please congratulate her on this milestone … Continue reading

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Bell’s Makes the Paper!

This past Sunday, Bell’s Books was featured in the “Today’s Economy” section of the San Jose Mercury News. Below is a link to the online version of the article:

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Where Else, Except at Bell’s?

Where else can you go to find an 84-volume set of bound Disney comics… all in Portuguese? Here at Bell’s, of course! This is an essential find for the Disney completist in your life, or anyone who would like to … Continue reading

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Our Doors Are Open Again!

Good news! We are open from 11-5 daily for in-store shopping, but with a limited capacity at the moment. As usual, we require customers to wear masks for entry and at all times in the store, as well as a … Continue reading

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Curbside Pick-Up & Service at the Door

Hello! Due to the current Covid numbers, we have decided to adopt the model of curbside pick-up and/or service at the door. While we are not allowing extended browsing in the store at this time, you can still get your … Continue reading

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New Year, New President, New Attitude

We are assembling a presidential window display, to celebrate a new era: Check our Instagram account soon for pictures. We have a number of books signed by previous presidents, including Jimmy Carter, the subject of the recent PBS documentary.

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December Hours

Bell’s Books will be open 7 DAYS A WEEK from Thanksgiving to Christmas from 11 – 5. Please Note: Due to the new Covid-19 regulations, we must restrict in-store browsing to four customers at a time, and, if people are … Continue reading

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We Now Have Big Little Books!

Thanks to a recent acquisition, Bell’s Books now has hundreds of Big Little Books ranging from the early 1930s all the way up to the 1990s. Big Little Books started through Whitman, a subsidiary of Dell publishing, in 1932. The … Continue reading

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New Hours!!

Greetings, fellow book explorers! Bell’s Books now has NEW HOURS as follows: 11 A.M. to 5 P.M. six days a week, Wednesday through Monday Closed Tuesdays only This means Sunday is now a shopping option for you weekend browsers.   … Continue reading

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Temporarily Closed

Bell’s Books Store is temporarily closing its doors due to poor air quality from wildfires in the region. Since we currently keep our doors open during regular business hours, we feel it is better for everyone’s safety to avoid any … Continue reading

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