About Quaker Books

Two Friends Looking at BooksQuakerBooks of FGC is a store serving Quakers, Quaker meetings, and interested individuals. We carry books, pamphlets, ebooks, CDs, and other materials that help Friends and others live our lives as expressions of our faith, serve our values, and learn about the Quaker way past and present.

We are in-person bookstore proudly serving book lovers throughout the Delware Valley. We also appear annually at the week-long FGC Gathering in July and work with yearly meetings and other Friends organizations to offer book tables at conferences and gatherings. After residing at the FGC office for almost 26 years, we relocated to a store front location on the Pendle Hill campus in Wallingford, PA in April 2015. Click here to read about this exciting experimental partnership.

Our office hours are Thursday, Friday, and Monday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.. with occasional “down periods” during the year.

Friend reading a pamphletTo reach us by phone, call 215-561-1700 x3044 or 800-966-4556. Email us at bookstore@fgcquaker.org.

Visit us and browse our selection of books at Pendle Hill, located at 338 Plush Mill Rd, Wallingford, PA 19086.

Friends General Conference, our parent organization, is a nonprofit, volunteer-guided organization that provides services and resources for individual Quakers, Quaker meetings, and people interested in the Quaker way, particularly in the unprogrammed Friends tradition. The work of FGC can be summarized into three areas of endeavor:

 

  • Help meetings deepen Quaker worship and practice
  • Support a loving Quaker community
  • Support Quaker outreach

 

For information FGC's publishing work (QuakerPress and QuakerBridge Media) see Publishing with FGC.