Books & Beyond: A Mountain Marketplace
Located in Old Town Chester, Books & Beyond, once called B & B Booksellers, is a member of the American Booksellers Association’s IndieBound Program and features a general category bookstore, a children’s book room, the Back Room Art Gallery, men's & women's clothing, games, unique gifts and cards. Books & Beyond is an Authorized UPS Shipping Outlet with a Copy Center, Public Computer, Free Wifi and dry cleaning services
The Lake Almanor Basin is home to year round recreation that ranges from hiking, biking, golfing, fishing, hunting, water sports, and bird watching, cross country skiing, snowshoeing, and snowmobiling. At Books & Beyond you will find the information you need to enjoy it all: local area guidebooks, field guides, animal, nature, geologic and historical information.
The Back Room Art Gallery
The Back Room Art Gallery is home to rotating exhibits of some of the Lake Alamanor Area's finest art, photography, carvings, pottery, pine needle baskets and fabric art.
Shipping & Copy Center
We are a UPS Authorized Shipping Outlet with copy, print and FAX services, a public access computer and Free WiFi. If you are looking for assistance, please give us a call.
How To Find Us
Books & Beyond is located on Main Street (Hwy 36) in Old Town, Chester at the base of Lassen Peak and near the shores of Lake Almanor. Fly in to our Airport at Roger's Field, drive in on the Volcanic Legacy Scenic By-Way Hwy 36, 44 & 89, or, take scenic route 32 through Deer Creek Canyon to Hwy 36.