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Lemuria Books

4465 N Hwy 55 #202, Jackson, MS 39206, Jackson, MS 39206
+1 601-366-7619
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One of the best independent bookstores in the nation

Fabulous independent bookstore which regularly features signings by top writers in the U.S. First... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
PH C
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Jackson, Mississippi
Bibloiophile Bliss

Lemuria is located above a busy restaurant and in a two story configuration of shops. If you are... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
wendy S
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Nebraska City, Nebraska
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
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4465 N Hwy 55 #202, Jackson, MS 39206, Jackson, MS 39206
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+1 601-366-7619
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fabulous independent bookstore which regularly features signings by top writers in the U.S. First Edition Room is awesome. Huge selection and very knowledgeable staff. Don't come here looking for bargain tables.

Thank PH C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lemuria is located above a busy restaurant and in a two story configuration of shops. If you are new to the area (like me), the GPS doesn't take you precisely to the door, and with the store being on a frontage road off I-55, it...More

Thank wendy S
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Perhaps a bit smaller than expected, I still enjoyed browsing the nooks & crannies of this independent bookstore. The organization was a bit confusing but the staff were friendly and helpful...I bought 2 books as I can't resist supporting indie bookstores

Thank Jenny W
Reviewed 5 April 2017

I remember when John started this bookstore across the interstate 55 in the shopping center at that location. My mother recommended it to me after she said he had bought some copies of her book from her. John basically started his store with the philosophy...More

Thank Andrew H
Reviewed 17 October 2016

I was glad to find this book store and see what they had to offer. They have a little of everything for everyone and a nice change to the big box book store!

Thank MountianeerAtHeart
Reviewed 18 May 2016

The selection of books at this independent store is superb, and they specialize in books on the South in all genres from fiction to music to history. If you are the least bit interested in any of these subjects, you really need to spend some...More

Thank James V
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Lemuria is a star as an independent bookseller. The Citizens of the Jackson Metro Area depend on Lemuria for great books by local, regional, national and international authors. We value its presence in our City and area.

Thank PoorAggie
Reviewed 23 February 2016

This is without any doubt the greater Jackson best bookstore, and it's worthy of all the community support that it receives. The book signings and readings are frequent and worth going for. It's selection of books, especially fiction, poetry, and MS related writings is superb.

Thank jebowley
Reviewed 8 January 2016

We are book geeks and just have the best time always here. The selections are obviously carefully chosen, there are multiple copies available, and the way everything is arranged and organized is a sure magnet to be there for hours. There is a most wonderful...More

1  Thank LaurieBarnts
Reviewed 22 September 2015

Great assistance and extremely knowledgeable ! The staff helped with great gift ideas for gifts for friends and family!

Thank Cindy W
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