www.yellowzebrabookstore.com  —  Quality second hand used English books in Budapest  —  Member of discover central europe media group

Welcome to Yellow Zebra Books!

Welcome to Yellow Zebra Books!
Your prime destination in Budapest for quality second hand used English books. We buy, trade in and sell used English books and other languages. With over 15,000 books on the shelves to browse through and another 5,000+ books in storage we offer a wide range of choice.

We carry: Fiction, non-fiction, classical, chic lit, science fiction, fantasy, mystery, crime/horror, young adult, children’s books, autobiographies, languages, teaching practice, dictionaries, garden, history, self-help, business books, travel guides and stories, religion, Eastern European authors in translation, cooking and gastronomical, albums, sociological, psychological and much much more!

Conveniently located in the center of downtown Budapest just next to the Opera house makes our location easy to find and get to from any part of the city. We also operate a cafe that serves coffee, tea and other beverages with free WIFI as well as bike rental and city sightseeing tours.


We sell all types of used books - mainly English books but in other languages too. We also buy and trade in books for cash or in-store credit.

Selling your used books

We buy used books for cash and trade in credit. Bring in your used books to trade in or get cash.

DVD & Book rentals

All our books are for rent too! Browse over 18,000 titles on the shelves. We also rent and sell a large used DVD collection.

Online book shop

Don’t want to visit us ;-( then look over our database online and purchase a book for delivery to your front door!

Kid's Corner

Little ones need a place to browse too! Toys and drawing items for the younger ones are free to use!

Request a book

Call or send us an email to request a book, if we don’t have it we can keep you on our waiting list and contact you when it comes in!


Our store is also hosting local events. We typically host local bands with weekly concerts, book launches, poetry and readings and mini theatre projects.


The space! We frequently rent out or supply our large open space for meetings, programs, drives and gatherings.


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