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How appropriate that a book lover's paradise should be in an abandoned church

... or perhaps the church is now a worshipful place for books and readers, a dying breed in this... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2017
RC W
Disneyland for book lovers

Brick from The Middle TV show (font fanatic and bibliophile) woud love this place. Heck, I love... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2017
Paul S
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17 Sep 2017
“How appropriate that a book lover's paradise should be in an abandoned church”
4 Sep 2017
“Disneyland for book lovers”
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2424 W Dublin Granville Rd, Columbus, OH 43235-2709
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

... or perhaps the church is now a worshipful place for books and readers, a dying breed in this country. The store is comprised of many more new books these days, and less so a remainder bookstore (publishers are more cautious these days of printing...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2017

Brick from The Middle TV show (font fanatic and bibliophile) woud love this place. Heck, I love this place. It is the best book store I have ever been in- long hours, clean, spacious, independent, tens of thusands of new and used books to try...More

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Reviewed 13 August 2017

My wife and I tripped over this place, we had never heard of it before and I figured it would be a small bookstore. I was wrong. With a pregnant wife and two grumpy kids, I went in alone figuring I would easily be done...More

Thank Mick R
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Whenever my wife and I are in the greater Columbus area, we make it a point to visit The Village Book Shop. Columbus legend Fritz the Nite Owl turned us on to it years ago and we haven't been the same since. It is one...More

Thank Rome M
Reviewed 14 October 2016

This place has been around forever, and it is worth a stop. The selection is broad and the prices are good.

Thank Ohiomitch
Reviewed 11 September 2016

This is a splendid bookshop. If you are after something in particular or just like to browse, they have a wide range of books. It is great fun to linger here.

Thank judeteachwrite
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Whenever my wife and I are in the area, we make it a point to visit The Village Book Shop. We were first introduced to the shop several years ago by a friend, and now all our visits have to include a stop there. Whatever...More

Thank Rome M
Reviewed 14 June 2015

I visit Columbus about every other year and always stop here. Lots of books on just about any subject. If you can't find it, just ask. Nice chairs to sit in while you browse.

Thank James M
Reviewed 22 April 2015

This bookshop is ....historic....loads of titles. Room after room of books. Enjoy! Loved the variety.

Thank JMM_11
Reviewed 28 January 2014

Any time I am in the Columbus area, I make a concerted effort (and it is definitely NOT an effort) to visit the Village Book Shop. This is a worth while visit for anyone who loves books. There is a wide variety of subject matter...More

Thank John K
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