Ada Books is a seller of antiquarian, used, and scholarly books. We have thousands of books for sale on these topics:
  • Assyrian, Babylonian, and Sumerian studies
  • literature & languages
  • biography
  • medieval history
  • British history
  • medieval murder mysteries
  • castles, forts, abbeys, cathedrals, and the like
  • Middle Ages
  • Chaucer
  • Norse literature
  • heraldry
  • Orientalia
  • historical fiction (mainly medieval)
  • philosophy
  • history
  • religion
  • Judaica
  • Sir Gawain & the Green Knight
  • King Arthur
  • war-gaming
  • Located in rural Ada, Michigan, Ada Books is open by appointment only (please call 616-401-8311 or email before stopping by).

    Update: We will be attending the upcoming show(s). We would love to see you there!

    February 7 - 9 - Midwest Region of the Society of Biblical Literature, Middle West Branch of the American Oriental Society, and American Schools of Oriental Research-Midwest (visit website)
    Olivet Nazarene University - (view map)
    One University Avenue
    Bourbonnais, IL 60914-2345

    March 7 - 9 - Southwest Commission on Religious Studies (visit website)
    Marriott Hotel DFW Airport North - (view map)
    8440 Freeport Parkway
    Irving, TX 75063

    March 14 - 17 - American Oriental Society (visit website)
    Point Hilton Squaw Peak Resort - (view map)
    7677 North 16th Street
    Phoenix, AZ 85020
    You may see my complete inventory by visiting my store at

    Once on this page, you can scroll through the listings or type an author’s name, title, or keyword in the search box to pull up my books on a particular subject or by a particular author.

    Any book ordered directly from me at (and not through is 10% off the price in my store. Shipping is $4 for the first item and $1 for each additional item. If your order totals $100 or more, you get both 10% off and free shipping.

    We buy libraries! Email if you have books to sell.

    Due to scheduling difficulties, a date has not yet been set for the 2nd Grand Rapids Book & Paper Show. Please check this site for further updates. Thank you for your support!