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Book World

300 S Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2229
+1 815-776-1060
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Book World coming to an end

Book World in Galena (and other locations) is going out of business, which is truly a shame. This... read more

Reviewed November 23, 2017
Dr_Xaos
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Palatine, Illinois
Sad to see Book World go out of business after 40 years

Book World is one of those stores in Galena and elsewhere that just begs you to come in and browse... read more

Reviewed November 15, 2017
Allen21096
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Chicago, Illinois
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Nov 23, 2017
“Book World coming to an end”
Nov 15, 2017
“Sad to see Book World go out of business after 40 years”
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300 S Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2229
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Reviewed November 23, 2017

Book World in Galena (and other locations) is going out of business, which is truly a shame. This store was a staple of every Galena visit that we made. It is a decent sized store without being overly huge, which offered a wide variety of...More

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Reviewed November 15, 2017

Book World is one of those stores in Galena and elsewhere that just begs you to come in and browse through their store. With a lot of books and magazines, you should be able to find something that you like. When we were in Galena,...More

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Reviewed September 14, 2017

I love going into book stores and this one was a real treat. It was not that big but jam packed with a wide variety of books. The children's section was exceptional. I found some things not found in other stores. The clerk was friendly...More

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Reviewed April 21, 2016 via mobile

There was a wide variety to choose from, but not much you can't find other places. They had a wide variety of magazines to choose from as well, which was nice, and there were many that aren't easy to find.

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Reviewed June 5, 2014

Book World is a chain of 45 independent self-service book stores located in Illinois, Iowa, Wisconsin, Michigan and Minnesota. One of the chain's most recent stores is located in Galena, Illinois. It wasn't there the last time we visited. It is a welcome addition. Have...More

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