6. Book Shelf
2305 Gilmer RdLongview, TX 75604
From Business: The Book Shelf was established in 1974. Gail Smith bought the business in 1988. The Book Shelf carries a large selection of used paperback and some hardback books. We also carry some new books. We are located on Gilmer Road ,1/2 mile north of Loop 281,next door to AutoZone and across from WalMart.
This was a delightful bookstore. For years Barron's maintained a wonderful offering of books as part of their store. Recently, Barron's owner Julia Barron announced that the book store part was closing and going out of business. The gift shop, kitchen shop and bistro remain and continue to pl…