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Did you know that reading improves memory and boosts concentration?

The next time you're ready to find a page-turner, the best nearby bookstores include:

The Book Lady Bookstore

Nestled in the heart of the Historic District, the Book Lady Bookstore features both new and used books. Established by Anita Raskin, it has been the only full-service shop of its type in Savannah since 1978, and the friendly, knowledgeable staff enjoys making recommendations. Visitors find the shelves are stocked with more than 50,000 books in forty genres, and the store also offers a cafe, reading garden, fine binding repair, and exciting author events.

Books on Bay

Nestled in a small building on West Bay Street, Books on Bay features thousands of books ranging from the 1600s to the late 1900s. Categories include adventure, westerns, and mysteries, and the shop opens daily at 10:00 a.m. including on holidays. Reginald Raff and his family enjoy chatting with everyone who visits, and there are several places to sit and read.

E. Shaver Bookseller

Located on Madison Square, the E. Shaver Bookseller is the oldest and most beloved bookstore in Savannah. It specializes in local and regional topics such as architecture and history, and there are seven rooms to explore. The passionate staff enjoys helping customers look for a specific title, and if it's not in stock, they'll gladly order it. In addition to finding a great read, visitors can also join book clubs and attend book signings.

Barnes & Noble

Called the Number One Most Reputable Retailer" by the Reputation Institute, Barnes & Noble sells one million unique book titles every year. All of the stores offer a casual atmosphere and friendly service, and after shopping, visitors can enjoy a delicious meal at the onsite cafe.

These are just a few of the bookstores near our apartments in Pooler. If you're searching for a place to live, please contact our leasing agents. They'd love to show you around.


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