About Our Store

Our Website!


Welcome to Book 'Em's  website!  We have been selling collectible paperbacks, first editions, and other used and rare books since 1994. We do not have an open shop, but welcome serious collectors by appointment. Please call ahead at 503-255-2216.

Our Specialities


Our inventory consists of about 5000 books and pieces of ephemera, most of which are currently on-line. Our major specialty areas are:

1. Collectible Paperbacks: Mysteries, Science Fiction, Lesbiana, Westerns, Romance, GGA.
2. Mysteries, especially Victorian.
3. Poetry, especially Beat.
4. Older First Editions.

And, of course, anything that strikes our fancy. We welcome wants lists!


Coming Soon


We will be uploading pictures of some of our more interesting books; refining our search system; and linking to some interesting sites.