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Recycled Books

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Great Place for Book Lovers

Great place to get lost browsing for books, albums, CD/DVDs, and unique collectible stuff. Recycled... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Denton, Texas
Love It!

I love books and so this place was like a mini heaven for me and I would go back all the time and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Swapna A
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200 N Locust St, Denton, TX 76201-4125
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to get lost browsing for books, albums, CD/DVDs, and unique collectible stuff. Recycled Books has something for everyone, but one of my favorite areas is the children's book section. Everything for children from board books to popular teen fiction with great prices and...More

Thank Denbur818
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love books and so this place was like a mini heaven for me and I would go back all the time and it would be so much fun and beautfiul

Thank Swapna A
Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

Even if you are not an avid reader, go for the unique experience. This old opera house turned book store is a fun family outing for all ages. They have rooms upon rooms of used books and albums that are reasonably priced. Once you think...More

Thank lysspoliseno
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

We love going to Recycled. My oldest son bought his first vinyl record here and we have found tons of wonderful books here.

Thank angelarawlings42
Reviewed August 6, 2018

It's not as "nice" as Half Price Books, but it's a good place to look for used books, music i Denton, Right on the Square, so convenient location. Also they have greeting cards, one my daughter chose supporting women who escape human trafficing, on recycled...More

Thank F5764URmargaretw
Reviewed July 12, 2018

My daughter is a teacher and filling her library can be expensive and overwhelming, however, using Recycled Books in Denton we have been able to collect books of all different levels for her in class library.

Thank katoria9496
Reviewed June 22, 2018

Super used bookstore. Plan on spending hours browsing and expect to buy lots of books to take home. The military, history, and Texas sections are downstairs and well worth your time. The literature is upstairs. In between look at the Sci Fi and Art History...More

Reviewed June 19, 2018

Recycled Books - A great place to browse the large selection of Books, Rare Books, Movies and DVD's to add to your collection(s). The store is large (2 stories) and has a multitude of collections for your browsing pleasure. The staff is pleasant and helpful....More

Thank Mark E
Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

I’m just gonna be straight here— I think I’m going to pack a bag and just put in a change of address and start getting my mail here. This is the best used bookstore I’ve ever been to—bar none. This place is amazing. Amazing. One...More

Thank P5_Crazy_Train
Reviewed June 15, 2018

I go all the time in the hopes that I will find some books I want for a discount. I usually walk away with a few I wasn't expecting to get. It is super fun to find all the cozy and strange corners of the...More

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November 3, 2017|
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Response from Leann S | Reviewed this property |
There is not a set price, the paperbacks are fairly inexpensive, the hardback books are not discounted as much. You can find some great prices, just be prepared to spend some time looking!