The Largest Discount Bookstore In Illinois Has More Than 50,000 Books

If getting lost for hours among shelves of old books sounds like an excellent afternoon to you, there’s a discount bookstore in Springfield and Virden, Illinois you must visit. These used bookshops are all about good deals and a wide variety of topics that will have you reading your heart out. Local book lovers don’t want you to know about this treasure trove, but this place is just too wonderful to keep secret. Scroll on for more details.

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To get more details about Books on the Square, visit its website or Facebook page. If you’ve ever been to this discount bookstore, we’d love to hear from you. Please share your experiences and photos with us below in the comments.

Address: 153 East Jackson Street, Virden, IL, 62690

Address: 427 East Washington Street, Springfield, IL, 62701

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