Welcome to the Montclair Book Center

Please note that we are currently having issues updating our inventory on this website.

  Because of this, customers are able to "order" books we no longer actually have in stock.

If you see a book you want to order, please give us a call or send us an email first.

 
 
 FIRST, WE WOULD LIKE TO THANK ALL OF YOU FOR SUPPORTING OUR BOOKSTORE.
WE COULDN'T HAVE DONE IT WITHOUT YOU - OUR LOYAL CUSTOMERS!
 
 WE ARE OPEN FOR LIMITED IN-STORE BROWSING
 
MASKS MUST BE WORN AND SOCIAL DISTANCING
IS REQUIRED!
 
 
 WE ARE NOW OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK!
OUR HOURS ARE:
 
MON-TUES-WED - 11 TO 5
THUR-FRI-SAT - 11 TO 7
SUNDAY - 11 TO 5
 
 

WHILE OUR WEBSITE IS TEMPORARILY UNDER CONSTRUCTION, (NOT ALL NEW BOOKS REPRESENTED), WE ENCOURAGE YOU TO CALL THE STORE FOR THE LATEST RELEASES AND BESTSELLERS~

WE LOVE TO TAKE SPECIAL ORDERS!

THEY ARE A SPECIALITY OF MBC- WE DISCOUNT MOST BOOKS AND GET SHIPMENTS TWICE A WEEK~

 

AND WE ARE HAPPY TO TAKE PREORDERS FOR UPCOMING TITLES LIKE:

LORE BY ALEXANDRA BRACKEN

C IS FOR COUNTRY BY LIL NAS X

THE PROPHETS BY ROBERT JONES, JR

THE FOUR WINDS BY KRISTIN HANNAH

LET ME TELL YOU WHAT I MEAN BY JOAN DIDION

OFF TO SEE THE SEA BY NIKKI GRIMES

 

 

 
 
COME CHECK OUT OUR SIDELINES
GREAT PUZZLES, CALENDARS, JOURNALS AND MORE!
 
 
 

                                          

WE ARE CURRENTLY OFFERING THE FOLLOWING:
 
FREE MEDIA MAIL SHIPPING ON ORDERS OF $40 OR MORE*
FOR ORDERS PAYING VIA PAYPAL, PLEASE WAIT FOR OUR PAYPAL INVOICE TO RECEIVE ALL APPLICABLE DISCOUNTS.
 
 

*THIS DOES NOT INCLUDE LARGE BOOK SETS, OVERSIZED BOOKS, OR EXPEDITED SHIPPING REQUESTS

 

             IT'S HERE!   THE NEWEST EDITION OF WEIRD NJ #55

CALL AND ORDER ONE NOW

 

 

 
BUY AN MBC GIFT CARD FOR SOMEONE TODAY!
 
NOTE: ANY COUPON VOUCHERS THAT HAVE EXPIRED AFTER APRIL 1 WILL BE EXTENDED TILL THE END OF THIS YEAR
 

READ ALL ABOUT US IN THE NEW YORK TIMES!
MBC IN NYT
 

Credit...Bryan Anselm for The New York Times


Located in the heart of downtown Montclair, we are one of the largest independent bookstores in New Jersey, with more than 9,000 square feet of new & used books.

New Items Every Day: 
Hundreds of great new books arrive weekly, featuring many new releases discounted and at half price! Be sure to check back often to see what we've got.

 *Please note that we do not process PayPal orders directly. You MUST sign onto your PayPal account and send your payment to [email protected] 
To process your PayPal payment, click here