Books to Smiles

We sell used books and use our profits to help make our communities stronger!


Five Dollar Books is a mobile used bookstore located in Northeast Pennsylvania where all the books are $5 or less and sales tax is included.

Five Dollar Books is owned and operated by Basil E. Bacorn with a focus on giving back. Our goal is to give away 75% of our profits annually. Every book you buy helps us make the world a better place.

Find Us

We are a mobile bookstore, so we can be a bit difficult to track down. The following lists where we will be and when! Any questions, do not hesitate to reach out!

Sayre Farmers Market
Howard Elmer Park
Fridays, 10am-3pm

Sell Books

Have books in good condition that you want to part with? We buy books and accept donations!

Due to selling books for no more than $5 each, and in order to maximize the amount of money we can donate, we do not spend more than $1.00 per book.

Send an email to Basil at or message us on our socials below for more information.

Please don't bring books to events/pop-ups unannounced. Contact us ahead of time so we know you are coming.

Nominate a Cause

Do you know a cause that we should donate to? This can be a deserving person, charity, community event, or other!

To reach out, use send an email to Basil at, or message us on our socials below!

Please include the name and website/social media of your nomination, along with a little bit about why it matters to you.


We love to hear from you!

To reach out, send an email to Basil at or message us on our socials below!