May 17th, 2017
Nowadays, a place like Book Bank, a used bookstore in Old Town Alexandria, is a rare find. Located on the main shopping street and about two blocks from the King Street Metro, Book Bank carries fiction, nonfiction, and children's books.
The bookstore has around 25,000 books, but its atmosphere is still very quaint and homey. The books are broken down by category and alphabetized. Since it's so well-organized, it's a great place to find your new read. As a bonus, until May 31st you can celebrate Book Bank’s 14th anniversary with a massive anniversary sale. Select books are 50% off, and if you spend $25 or more, your entire purchase is 25% off.
Book Bank is open Tuesday 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Wednesday and Thursday 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Friday and Saturday 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., and Sunday 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Book Bank is closed on Mondays.