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Address: 200 N Locust St, Denton, TX 76201-4125
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+1 940-566-5688
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Save time to get lost in here

A quintessential Texas used book store with so much to look at that you better have allowed enough time to get lost in here. Diverse, eclectic, fascinating, something for everyone.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
MarkWing
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Dallas
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Dallas
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148 reviews
51 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A quintessential Texas used book store with so much to look at that you better have allowed enough time to get lost in here. Diverse, eclectic, fascinating, something for everyone.

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Lake Dallas, Texas
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3 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very comprehensive book store with many different types of books, taped media, records, music books, etc. I love going to this book store!!

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Thank maryjflanagan
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Hard to go wrong. Huge selection, they will pay for many of your used books and great prices! Right on the Square. You can shop for hours and not see it all. A few steps to an antiques store and various types of food.

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Thank Dennis B
Denton, Texas
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13 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Recycled books is a must go in store for any book lover. My kids absolutely love this place. We always end up getting a few books every time we go. The prices are great as well. Do yourself a favor and go in and look around this historic building on the square.

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Thank tobyl17
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15 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

This is a huge old store that sits on the historical Denton downtown square. Theres plenty of places to eat, drink, shop, & stroll. This is a wonderful place to just sit & read for hours. They buy new & used books, cds, dvds, and yes, even vinyl records from the old days. The prices are rock bottom & they... More 

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Thank Kelly H
Denton, Texas
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44 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Be prepared to walk back in time, to a day lost in dreams of yesteryear, books and stories and imaginarium of tomorrows asleep until read and alive in the memories of your mind. Pick a book, any book, and imagine the hands that might have held it. The room that it once sat in. The life of the person or... More 

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1 Thank Orbchaser
Lake Dallas, Texas
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12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2016

This bookstore is a classic store on Denton Square. They have a wide variety of items including books, movies, cd's, etc. You can find anything you might want or need.

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Thank Mary F
Oak Point, Texas
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Go when you have a few hours to kill and you won't be done be the end of it. There are lots of levels and rooms to explore, all with different surprises and amazing prices! If you are into vinyl, it's there right when you come in the door. Otherwise, just visit to waste away an afternoon exploring, finding treasures,... More 

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Denton, Texas, United States
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23 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Recycled Books is simply the coolest bookstore you have ever visited. Imagine a hoarder, who only collects books, records, and dvd's; then have him store his eclectic collection of goods in a purple mansion right in the heart of the downtown landscape. 1 part haunted house, 1 part bookstore. No matter your passion or hobby, it has a section on... More 

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Thank Jonathan P
Denton, Texas
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7 reviews
Reviewed 27 August 2016

My wife and I first met Don and Lucy, the founders on Oakland street across from TWU. It is amazing to see how they have grown. Don has become an expert on all kinds of books and records. His knowledge and expertise is wide and varied.

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