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Second Looks Books

759 Solomons Island Rd N, Prince Frederick, MD 20678-3916
+1 410-535-6897
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Second Look Books is a community! A a great place to browse. You will find things you didn’t even... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
mommaofv
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Owings, Maryland
Such a treasure!

I love this store! I have purchased books and DVDs as well as brought in books for store credit... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
emilyfC2013WX
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High Point, North Carolina
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Second Looks Books is a family-owned community bookstore, operating in the same location since 1991. Open seven days a week, we offer a wide selection of used books, DVDs, and CDs. We have been selling on the internet since 1998, and we strive to maintain the high standard of customer service we've established in our brick-and-mortar store.
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“book store” (7 reviews)
“store credit” (4 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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759 Solomons Island Rd N, Prince Frederick, MD 20678-3916
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+1 410-535-6897
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Second Look Books is a community! A a great place to browse. You will find things you didn’t even know you needed!

1  Thank mommaofv
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I love this store! I have purchased books and DVDs as well as brought in books for store credit. Highly recommend!

1  Thank emilyfC2013WX
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Reviewed 15 November 2017

They have such a selection of books here. Some i havent seen in years! Just remember to look under subject and not by the authors!

1  Thank hatfiegl
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

A wide variety of books for all ages. Prices are good and books are in good shape. Staff is friendly and willing to help.

2  Thank patriciagI7426PH
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

Second looks book store is a good place to go for cheap book but it's the time consumer because books is only in categories not by authors.

1  Thank Natasha P E
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Elizabeth P, Owner at Second Looks Books, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2017

Thanks for your rating, Natasha! We do keep all of our fiction in alphabetical order, although most of the nonfiction is only categorized. It's a real fight against chaos to keep re-alphabetizing, but we try!

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Reviewed 25 September 2017

I have shopped at Second Look Books for several years. I have also "sold" some of my books for credits. Whatever a book's price is, half of it can be used with credits. Sometimes, you can even get somewhat recently published books. After reading a...More

1  Thank Linda H
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

You can go in looking for a specific author, book title or category and you end up spending a lot more time drifting slowly through all of the different aisles of wonderful books. I have a serious addiction to Patricia Cornwell, Bernard Cornwell, JK Rowling,...More

2  Thank baileype
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Reviewed 1 August 2017

I am a local and this is my go to book store. I have been shopping here for over a decade. So often used bookstores are disorganized and messy. Second Looks Books is neat, well organized and easy to browse. Prices are reasonable and credit...More

3  Thank Amy F
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Reviewed 25 May 2017

A hole in the wall crammed to the ceiling with a tremendous variety of books. Need kids books or fiction for light reading at a reasonable price? This is the place.

2  Thank FirstTimetoItaly2
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Reviewed 23 April 2017

I come here every once in a while just to see if there's anything new I might be interested in reading. Good selection of books - hard back and paperback. This store is not very big, but has plenty to check out. They will also...More

3  Thank Mako13Man
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