As we are primarily a rock and mineral store, we carry the following assortment of books to help you expand your horizons in this hobby:
•Gem Guide series of collecting sites for the Western United States,
•Falcon Guide series called Rockhounding California ( Arizona, Utah, New Mexico…….).
•Field guides on rocks, minerals, gems, fossils and birds by Simon and Schuster, Petersen, Audubon and several others are also to be found on our shelves.
•”The Rockhound’s Handbook” by James Mitchell
•The Book of Stones by Robert Simmons and Naisha Aishan (Metaphysical Guide)

We also carry books on local geology including the Anza Borrego Desert Region and several SUV and hiking guide books to our area, books about the Native American culture and history in San Diego County, and Gold Panning and Drywashing Guides.