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Book lovers, rejoice!

Dallas-based new and used bookstore chain Half Price Books is opening its first Treasure Valley location on November 12. The new story, located at 3677 E. Fairview Avenue in Meridian, is the first Half Price Books in Idaho.

[2018: Is that Amazon Books store coming to Meridian? An update]

The 6,800 square foot store is in the Meridian Crossroads shopping center.

“We’ve wanted to open a store in this area for quite some time, so we’re thrilled to finally do so at Meridian Crossroads,” Kathy Doyle Thomas, executive vice president, and chief strategy officer for Half Price Books, said in a news release. “We know there are so many booklovers in the greater Boise area and we look forward to being a part of this community for years to come.”

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The Meridian Half Price Books hours are 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. every day. The store buys and sells new and used books, magazines, comics, records, cassettes, videos, CDs, DVDs, and collectible items.

Half Price Books has 126 retail locations in 19 states.

Margaret Carmel
Margaret is a BoiseDev reporter focused on the City of Boise, housing, homelessness and growth. Contact her at margaret@boisedev.com or by phone at (757)705-8066.

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