Time Tested Books

Time Tested Books has provided the Sacramento area with quality literature since 1981.

  • Since 1981, Time Tested Books has offered Northern California a great selection of quality books, a stock so strong as to garner a reputation as one of the West Coast’s premier book stores. In our classic turn-of-the-century building, we offer both quality books and vinyl records, as well as excellent service by our knowledgeable staff.

    As a locally owned, small business, we strive to make Sacramento a great place to live by creating a great book experience with events such as author signings, readings, lectures, and music performances. We very much hope you enjoy what we have created!

    In order to offer you the best literary experience around we offer the following:

    • Special order new books and the ability to get most titles quickly.
    • The search for out-of-print and rare books.
    • Author signings, readings & lectures.
    • Online sales of rare & obscure titles.
    • Buying & trading books and records, including 50% trade back from books bought at Time Tested Books.
    • Knowledgeable staff.

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