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Wicked Good Books

215 Essex St, Derby Square, Salem, MA 01970-3727
+1 978-594-1938
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This store a a great selection of interesting, relevant to the area books, and other items. I spent... read more

Reviewed 13 November 2017
Megan M
Cute Independent Bookstore with Local Flare

This is a nice little bookshop crammed full of books that sounded good! There is a nice local... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2017
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We are Salem's Indie bookstore located on the Pedestrian Mall, across from CVS. We stock both new and used books, and locally made gift items, such as candles and soaps. Used books are always 50% off (except for our collection of rare / collectible titles) and we usually have dollar book carts and $5.00 hardcover selections. We also special-order books for our customers and can get almost anything, including textbooks. Come in and browse!
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13 Nov 2017
“Loved it”
22 Sep 2017
“Great spot”
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215 Essex St, Derby Square, Salem, MA 01970-3727
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+1 978-594-1938
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Reviewed November 13, 2017

This store a a great selection of interesting, relevant to the area books, and other items. I spent the most money at this store. I would definitely recommend.

1  Thank Megan M
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Reviewed October 15, 2017

This is a nice little bookshop crammed full of books that sounded good! There is a nice local history section and I browsed a book on the Salem Witch Trials I hadn't read before and an updated version of Frances Hill's wonderful guidebook "Hunting for...More

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Reviewed September 22, 2017 via mobile

Awesome spot with a lot of new and used books, a lot of classics, love this place... first Time visiter and went there Twice today 👍

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Reviewed September 15, 2017 via mobile

I was a bit sceptical going in by the name on the front. Inside I found a great bookshop with helpful staff.

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Reviewed November 3, 2016 via mobile

Stepped into Wicked Good Books on a mission to find some local history books. We weren't disappointed and quickly found a great variety of books that were very specific on subjects such as local haunts and cemetery epitaphs. More main stream books are also available...More

2  Thank Kate H
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Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

This bookstore is incredible. I just love the atmosphere and Taylor is incredible. She loves her job and it shows.

1  Thank jrscbw
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Reviewed June 10, 2016

The staff here is so welcoming and there is a great selection for such a small space. They have a ton of classic books as well which is helpful for me when looking for books for classes as an English major. Another great thing about...More

2  Thank Jessica B
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Reviewed June 5, 2016

If you get lost in books like I do then this is the store for you, I was even able to find a few books here that I can't find back in North Carolina. Great shop and nice staff.

1  Thank Amanda M
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Reviewed April 15, 2016 via mobile

I appreciate the inclusion of an independent bookstore located so centrally in Salem's Essex Street Pedestrian Mall. I also enjoyed browsing through this shop's selection of books on local history, random paranormal happenings, and authors like Poe. However, I found most of the items to...More

2  Thank radiowitch
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Reviewed November 15, 2015

Great selection. We had everything we could carry in our carryons and they were able to ship a book for my wife.

2  Thank Longnecker
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