For the time being, our store is open for in-store shopping with limited hours.  In addition, advance appointments are available throughout the week.  We kindly ask everyone to wear a mask while shopping in our store and maintain social distancing in an effort to keep everyone safe.  This will enable everyone to shop and enjoy browsing with peace of mind. We request that appointments be scheduled at least 24 hours in advance. To make an appointment or for availability please call or leave a message at 626-344-6411.  In addition to in-store shopping, curbside pickup is still available, for those who wish to pick up an order without entering the bookstore. 


Thank you very much! 

Century Books is an independent used bookstore and art gallery located at the newly designated landmark district in Pasadena, at the beautiful Green Street Village.  Our charming shop offers a wide array of books in subject areas of both fiction and non-fiction, such as history, science, religion, arts, classic literature, ballet, children's books, culinary arts, travel, sporting books, and more. 

We regularly host events, including live jazz music, classical concerts, art openings, readings, lectures,

and literary events. 


We are looking forward to see you on your next visit to Pasadena!  

Century Books

*(626) 344-6411

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