If you live in Arlington or surrounding towns you’re probably familiar with The Book Rack and its reputation as Arlington’s premier community bookseller.
Operating for almost 50 years, the independent book store boasts the best selection of new and used books around the area. Aside from retail books, they also accept book trades in exchange for store credit.
Check out their trade policy here: The Book Rack | Trade Policy
The Book Rack stands as more than just a bookstore; it’s a sanctuary for book lovers and literary enthusiasts. As you step through its doors, you’re immediately greeted by the comforting aroma of well-worn pages and the promise of countless adventures waiting to be discovered.
Whether you’re in search of a timeless classic, a gripping mystery, or the latest bestseller, The Book Rack invites you to lose yourself in the captivating world of literature, promising a haven where stories come to life and the love of reading is celebrated.
Its shelves are a treasure trove, housing a diverse collection that spans genres and eras, ensuring there’s something to captivate every reader’s imagination.
Originally opened in 1975 in Lexington, they moved to their current location in Arlington Center in 1999. They have thousands of used books that sell at 50% off cover price and a selection of the hottest new books. You can also bring in your gently used books for trade points to reduce the price of your used books.