Big Sleep Books specializes in Mystery, Detection, and Espionage books. We have a great collection of new and used soft cover and hardback books in stock including rare 1st editions and signed first printings. A knowlegeable staff stands ready to help you find your favorite authors or suggest a new favorite.

Helen Simpson, one of the proprietors,
replaces Lauren Bacall in front of our famous Big Sleep mural.





Here's another proprietor, Ed King, whom you may have encountered on weekend visits, as he stand in front of Big Sleep and between the New York Kings, Megan and Jamie.




Helen is the widow of Pete Simpson. The Kings, Ed, Megan, and Jamie are the children of Chris King. Pete and Chris were the original owners of Big Sleep.


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