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Book Lovers Need to Visit!

A lifelong bibliophile, I constructed a trip around used bookstores. This shop, in a repurposed... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
JoAnnSF
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Metuchen, New Jersey
Fantastic Used Bookstore

I discovered this place a couple years ago a return a couple times a year. They have a pretty large... read more

Reviewed 10 March 2017
RobotsAteMyArms
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Boston, Massachusetts
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8 Aug 2017
“Book Lovers Need to Visit!”
10 Mar 2017
“Fantastic Used Bookstore”
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305 Union St, Franklin, MA 02038-2466
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

A lifelong bibliophile, I constructed a trip around used bookstores. This shop, in a repurposed factory building, did not disappoint. Nondescript exterior, but one-of-a-kind inside! I have never seen a full kitchen in a bookstore, but it was genius. Extremely well organized, leave lots of...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 10 March 2017

I discovered this place a couple years ago a return a couple times a year. They have a pretty large selection. It's well organized and easy to browse. There are couches and chairs through-out to skim or read books in and self-serve tea is typically...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed 18 February 2017

I love used bookstores. There is just something unique and special about them. They provide the opportunity to discover books you never knew existed. The more smell, the quietness, and space are what makes a particular used bookstore special. Shire Bookshop has it all. The...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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