I know that there's technology out there that would allow me to read hundreds if not thousands of books on a digital pad that weighs about the same or less than a hard cover book.

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However, there is absolutely nothing like the feeling and the smell of a real, tactile book.

And for that matter, going to the bookstore is a whole thing in and of itself. Walking up and down the aisles, looking at all the colorful and inviting covers, and taking in the warm smell of the pages.

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If you are the kind of person who read that description and you felt the urge to jump in the car and head to the bookstore, let me tell you about this fascinating bookstore we have in Michigan.

Biggest Bookstore in Michigan

Have you ever heard of John K. King Used & Rare Books?

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It's a bookstore located in Michigan. And what makes it special is that it's the biggest bookstore in the whole state! Plus, one of the largest in the country.

In fact, it's so big that when you get there, employees will ask if you need a map. That way, you can find your way around the building to the genres you're looking for.

Look Inside John King Bookstore in Detroit

This bookstore is four-stories filled to the absolute brim with books. There are approximately 1 Million books throughout the store. Take a little sneak peek in this TikTok video from @visit_detroit.

If you're a bibliophile, you may want to plan a road trip to Detroit to check out this unique place. It's located at 901 W Lafayette Blvd in Detroit.

The Largest Used & Rare Book Store in Michigan

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