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The Paradox Bookstore

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Address: 2228 Market St, Wheeling, WV 26003-3857
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+1 248-860-3688
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

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My sister found the book!

My two sisters, Lisa & Melanie and I, Kimberly the three sisters from Michigan came across this quaint book shop in Wheeling, WV. The three of us had taken a road trip to see our... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed July 8, 2015
Kimberly R
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Walled Lake, Michigan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2015

My two sisters, Lisa & Melanie and I, Kimberly the three sisters from Michigan came across this quaint book shop in Wheeling, WV. The three of us had taken a road trip to see our cousin Evelyn and she told us about the Fish Market downtown. And right across the Fish Market was The Paradox Bookstore. We were greeted with... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 1, 2015

Yes, the Paradox is a humble little bookstore that's cramped, disorganized, and keeps irregular hours. That's the charm of it. I usually go on Saturdays. The books are very reasonably priced, and there's a large selection to rummage through. If you're looking to find the exact book you want and get out in five minutes, this isn't the place for... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2014

very small inside tons of books but hard to find any that you like esp if there r ither people in there! owner is kind of excentric! kinda hard to get a feel for him...he does give books free sometimes! id rather go to the librarie and get my books......

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