Powells Books Wholesale
This website is for sales to the trade only. Retail customers please visit our retail site at www.powellschicago.com



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About Us


Powell's Books Wholesale is the country's largest distributor of scholarly and academic remainders and hurts, with over 10,000 titles in stock, primarily from prestigious university presses, but also featuring imports and quality trade publishers. Assortments are available. Our wholesale pricing is quite competitive and is available to any bookstore, although we do have a small minimum order.