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Square Books

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Love this place! Great selection of old and new, cool Faulkner section upstairs. I could’ve stayed... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
SandBAtlanta
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One of the best book stores in the country

Square Books is our second favorite place in Oxford (the first, of course, being Vaught-Hemingway... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place! Great selection of old and new, cool Faulkner section upstairs. I could’ve stayed all day!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank SandBAtlanta
lyn362, Manager at Square Books, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for visiting us. We hope you can return and spend as much time as you like in the store.

Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

Lots of choices for signed books. One of many retailers on the square. Great variety of subjects to choose from.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 20 October 2018

Square Books is our second favorite place in Oxford (the first, of course, being Vaught-Hemingway Stadium when the Rebels are playing, but that is a subject for another day). A fabulous bookstore, it is populated by employees who obviously love to read and can answer...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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lyn362, Manager at Square Books, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2018

Thank you for such a generous and kind review. We are grateful to readers like you who keep us going.

Reviewed 18 October 2018

While visiting Rowan Oak - home of William Faulkner, the tour guide told us to find the book Land Of Rowan Oak at this store. Saw it as I walked into the store. This store is really a neat place and such a wide selection...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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lyn362, Manager at Square Books, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2018

Thank you for visiting us. We appreciate your support and for taking the time to post your kind words.

Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Let’s face it. How many towns this size has a quality bookstore such as this? Then again, not many towns has a University the caliber of Ole Miss. This is a fabulous store with personal service where you can get signed copies of books. It...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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lyn362, Manager at Square Books, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2018

Thank you for coming to visit us. We are very fortunate to be in Oxford where people like you care about books and support us. We appreciate your helping to keep us here.

Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

This is a true gem. Personal service by people that read books. They have many signed copies of several books. Great suggestions for selecting books as gifts. Jessie is extremely helpful and very patient. Well worth the trip. You will definitely find something to read...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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lyn362, Manager at Square Books, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2018

Thank you for your kind words. We are grateful to readers like you without whom we would not be here.

Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

This corner bookshop is no frills, just books in an old downtown building around the square. they have everything, and it definitely has that college town feeling. It’s a must visit if you are going to Oxford.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 9 August 2018

Visiting this bookstore has been on my wish list for a very long time, and the reality definitely exceeded my expectations. The selection is amazing: there are so many signed copies and excellent staff recommendations. Customer service is superb as well. I bought four books...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

I have been shopping in Square Books for many years-back when it was much smaller and in a different location even. Like a fine wine, it just gets better with age! Walking in the door makes me feel happy as I am surrounded by books...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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lyn362, Manager at Square Books, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2018

Thank you for the kind words and thank you for your support. Square Books wouldn't be here without you.

Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Excellent selection of books and if they don’t have what you are looking for, they will order it for you. Great customer service!!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank NancyK1957
lyn362, Manager at Square Books, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2018

Thank you for your kind words and support.

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