1. Where are you located?

1833 Harvard Ave. Seattle, WA. 98122

2. What are your hours?

Everyday, 10AM to 9PM

3. How can I get in touch?

Call us: 206-324-2421

Email: twicesoldtales1@yahoo.com

Use the form on our contact page.

4. What kind of books do you sell?

All our inventory is used, sourced from various places (including customers such as yourself). We carry an ever-changing selection of plays, poetry, literature, sci-fi, horror, gardening, children's books, rare and collector's editions, etc.

5. Can I buy from you online?

You can shop from us online at Amazon or ABE Books, what we sell online differs from our in store selection.

6. Do you buy books?

Most days, yes. It is always best to call ahead and make an appointment; we are not buying every day as it changes according to our inventory needs and a variety of other factors. We are always happy to look at books for store credit, though.

We're buying:

Paperback literary fiction (not in public domain)

Poetry (not anthologies)

Beat Gen. Literature

Popular Science & Mathematics

Western & Eastern Philosophy

Race & Gender Studies




These specific authors:

Agatha Christie

Alan Watts

Albert Camus

Aldous Huxley

Anne Sexton

Arthur Rimbaud

Brandon Sanderson

Carl Jung

Catherynne M. Valente

Charles Bukowski

Christopher Hitchens

David Foster Wallace

Dorothy Sayers

E. E. Cummings

Ernest Hemingway

Frederico Garcia Lorca

George Orwell

H.P. Lovecraft

Hannah Arendt

Haruki Murakami

Italo Calvino

J.D. Salinger

J.K. Rowling

Jack Kerouac

James Baldwin

Jean Genet

Jean-Paul Sartre

Joan Didion

John Steinbeck

Jorges Luis Borges

Kurt Vonnegut

Louis-Ferdinand Celine

Malcolm X

Margaret Atwood

Mary Oliver

Michael Foucalt

Neil Gaiman

Octavia Butler

Octavio Paz

Oliver Sacks

Patrick Suskind

Philip K. Dick

Rainer Maria Rilke
Raymond Carver

Rebecca Solnit

Rex Stout

Richard Brautigan

Sherman Alexie

Sylvia Plath

Terry Pratchett

Thomas Pynchon

Tom Robbins

Ursula LeGuin

7. Do you order books?

No, we do not do special orders.

Twice Sold Tales

1833 Harvard Ave. Seattle, WA 98122