Current Staff Favorites

Cat Problems (Animal Problems) Cover Image
Serena Says Cover Image
What the Road Said Cover Image
Here We Are: Book of Animals Cover Image
Free Lunch Cover Image

Pre-Orders Available

The Beatryce Prophecy Cover Image
King of Ragtime: The Story of Scott Joplin Cover Image
Football Baby (A Sports Baby Book) Cover Image
Change Sings: A Children's Anthem Cover Image
An Elephant & Piggie Biggie! Volume 4 (An Elephant and Piggie Book) Cover Image

A Room of One's Own Recommendations

Milk Fed: A Novel Cover Image
Betty Cover Image
White Ivy: A Novel Cover Image
Confessions on the 7:45: A Novel Cover Image
Impersonation Cover Image


The Frugal Frigate is an independent children’s bookstore located in Historic Downtown Redlands, California. A part of the community for over 32 years, the store is most recently owned by Redlands local Erin Rivera. In our brick & mortar location, we proudly offer the best in both new titles and beloved favorites of children’s literature. We have a refreshing selection of books for children to young adults, and we also carry a selection of plush toys, journals, stationery, cards, a build-a-stuffie workshop, and all sorts of things to stir the imagination.

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