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Peninsula Book Collaborative’s mission is to build and grow the next generation of book lovers.

Peninsula Book Collaborative has a goal to support book lovers in North San Mateo County. Our nonprofit bookstore and community space will be located at 441 Westlake in November. The nonprofit bookstore will be operated by Peninsula Book Collaborative.

So many books, so little time

Upcoming Events


New Hours at Peninsula Books


Come join us at the bookstore four days a week at Peninsula Books. You will find new and used books for all ages. You can also donate books. Email for what we accept and when.

We will have an opening day activities from 10 – 6 pm on December 2nd. Learn more here.

Are you a group that would like to host a book club, workshop, etc., at our space? Contact us at to schedule. Workshops can be held outside of open hours.

Interested in being involved? Learn how to become a volunteer here.

A book is a gift you can open again and again.

Garrison Keillor, Author


Join us soon at 441 Westlake!


We are preparing our location at 441 Westlake (between JoAnn Fabrics and Color Me Mine)! We hope to see you browse our new and used book selection. As we build, we hope to have programs and activities for everyone to enjoy including book clubs, poetry nights, and more. We will have limited hours throughout November and December.

Special Hours & Pop-ups

October 29 -1-6 pm (Westlake)

Nov. 2 -4 pm – 8 pm (Books & Brews at Gilman Brewery)

Nov. 5 – 10-6 pm (Westlake)

Beginning November  9, we will have limited hours:

Thursdays & Fridays – 4 pm -8 pm

Saturdays & Sundays – 10 am -6 pm


Our official Opening Day is on December 2nd! More to come soon.