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Wicked Good Books

Closed Now: 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
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Quaint Little Bookstore

I loved this bookstore! Nice selection of books, mugs, and other fun collectables. I purchased a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Nashville, Tennessee
Wicked Good, Alright

Good bookstore, filled with titles of regional interest in history, architecture, literature and... read more

Reviewed August 16, 2018
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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...more
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215 Essex St, Derby Square, Salem, MA 01970-3727
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I loved this bookstore! Nice selection of books, mugs, and other fun collectables. I purchased a book on The Hauntings of Salem for 14.99. Very reasonably priced. The clerk was nice and friendly. I'm really glad I stopped by and will go back next time...More

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Reviewed August 16, 2018

Good bookstore, filled with titles of regional interest in history, architecture, literature and the occult. Friendly, helpful staff.

Thank SteveR4626
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

This one did not disappoint. The cashier was very friendly and knowledgeable. I purchased an autographed copy of "Ghosts of Salem" for about $12 and a tee shirt that says "I like books more than people" for about $20. Very reasonably priced and unique items.

Thank Amanda W
Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

I love bookstores and this one caught my eye because of the Salem history books in the window. I came in and got an interesting witch cookbook and a ghost book. Loved the selection of local books. Store also has some cute novelties. Staff wasn’t...More

Thank MelissaClaire93
Reviewed July 15, 2018

This is a nice place to stop in for a quick look around. They have some new and used books, plus some gifts. Their logo is super cute. You can ask to have it stamped or have a sticker put on your purchase.

Thank Luna-Kay
Reviewed July 4, 2018

Small local bookstore. Friendly, helpful staff. Offers many titles which deal with topics local to Salem - history, witches, potions, spells, etc. Also a good selection of contemporary fiction in case you left your book on the train or someplace.

Thank David B
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 MeganM4306
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

1  Thank QNPoohBear
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 👍

1  Thank david b
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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