No Dearth of Books
The love of learning, the sequestered nooks, and all the sweet serenity of books.
- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Neptune's Court
7803 Pioneer Way
Gig Harbor, WA 98335
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Gig Harbor's fine used bookstore,
reborn on Pioneer Way.

Specializing in unique local interest books:
Maritime Fiction & Travel Accounts ~ Boating Know-How
Military, Naval & Aviation History ~ Pacific Northwest

Our bookstore also stocks a wide range of other genres, from classics to recent bestsellers!

Please contact us at or 253-853-3355
with questions or to order a book for pick up in the shop.


Current Features at the Shop:

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Last Chance Books

Our Last Chance Vintage and Retro books are well-loved and slightly foxed (in library-speak), but they have some incredible stories to tell! For just $3 each, they are perfect for fun decor and projects - or to read some interesting old tales.



Porch Sales and Specials

Have you noticed the red carts on our porch? We have a constantly updating and changing selection of special sales and clearance items at truly amazing prices. Stop by to see what's new today.


Pandemic Response:

  • Masks are required
  • In-store capacity is limited to three
  • Open-air porch browsing available!
  • Hand sanitizer is available
  • Bins available for handled books to be sanitized before reshelving
Due to family health concerns, hours may vary; you may wish to contact the shop to verify hours before visiting.

Thank you for your consideration and please keep well!

FAQ: What is Dearth?

dearth (durth), n. 1. an acute insufficiency; the state of needing something that is absent or unavailable;...
We have No Dearth of Books! Our shop offers a surprising wealth of titles and subjects.

FAQ: Do you buy books?

We do buy books. However, our storage space is very limited. So we have to be extremely selective and only purchase books based on our inventory requirements. Please contact the shop to inquire about our current needs.



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