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Bob’s Bookstore, in Charleston, IL, is the area's premier bookstore serving Champaign, Urbana, Effingham, Springfield, Terre Haute and surrounding areas since 2015. We specialize in a large selection of books. Owner's founded Myopic Books in the Wicker Park neighborhood of Chicago. There is a constant turnover of books with books added daily. A wide range selection of topics and interests. We host book clubs, writer's groups, a weekly poetry night and occasional book signings. For your next book purchase, visit Bob’s Bookstore in Charleston.

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About
Established in 2015. Bob’s Bookstore is proud to serve our local area which includes Champaign, IL, Urbana, IL, Effingham, IL, Vandalia, IL, Danville, IL, Springfield, IL, Robinson, IL, and Terre Haute, IN.
Areas Served
  • Champaign, IL
  • Urbana, IL
  • Effingham, IL
  • Vandalia, IL
  • Danville, IL
  • Springfield, IL
  • Robinson, IL
  • Terre Haute, IN
Bob’s Bookstore, in Charleston, IL, is the area's premier bookstore serving Champaign, Urbana, Effingham, Springfield, Terre Haute and surrounding areas since 2015. We specialize in a large selection of books. Owner's founded Myopic Books in the Wicker Park neighborhood of Chicago. There is a constant turnover of books with books added daily. A wide range selection of topics and interests. We host book clubs, writer's groups, a weekly poetry night and occasional book signings. For your next book purchase, visit Bob’s Bookstore in Charleston.
Services
Services
Our Specialties
  • Over 50,000 Books
  • Used Books
Services Available
  • Two Story Book Store
  • Local Authors
  • 365 Days a Year
  • 7 Days a Week
  • Book Donations and Drop Off
  • Search and Order Service
  • Owned and Operated for 20 Years
Products Available
  • Novels
  • Hardbacks
  • Mystery, Kids, Fiction, Non-Fiction, Science Fiction, Philosophy, Religion, Cook, Art, History, Hobby Adult and Young Adult Books
  • Books about Antiques
  • Bookmarks
  • Large Print
  • Literature
  • Comics
  • Graphic Novels
  • Classics
  • Music
  • Poetry
We accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, Personal Checks, Debit Cards, Cash, Apple Pay, Android Pay.
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Contact Us
Bob’s Bookstore
303 Lincoln Ave
Charleston, IL 61920

Location Facts

  • Kitty Corner from Eastern Illinois University
  • Right Across from Arby's
  • Next to Jimmy John's

Hours Available
Holiday Hours May Vary. Please call for details.
Monday
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Sunday
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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