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Von's book shop: A unique experience

Von’s Book Shop located in the Lafayette/West Lafayette area is one of the last hometown bookstores still around. Von’s was established in 1968 and has a well-known reputation in the Lafayette and West Lafayette community.

Located on the edge of the Purdue University campus, it is a convenient drive to Von's or for Purdue students to walk to. This quaint bookstore offers new books and text books. If they do not have the book you are looking for they are always willing to order it for you. You will find the staff at Von’s Book Shop to be knowledgeable and very helpful.

The children’s section has a large selection of children’s books and a quiet area for you and your child to explorer the books. Browse through the basement of Von’s and discover their used book section with over 100,000 books of various genres.

If you are a book collector you may find that rare book you have been looking for or one that you never knew existed. For comic book fans, Von’s offers a selection of new and classic comic books. Graphic novels are a popular read today and you will find a wide variety at Von’s.

The store will remind you of days of old with its wooden bookcases and floors. You can feel the history of the store surround you making for an even more rewarding experience in discovering that special book. Von’s Book Shop is connected to its other Von’s shops that offer a selection of rocks, beads, fashions, cards, gifts and music.

Visit their website to find details of what Von’s has to offer, along with a map and directions to their store. Von’s is a part of the Lafayette/West Lafayette heritage and has helped to bring literature into the hearts of everyone who passes through their book shop’s doors. Von’s Book Shop is a rare find in today’s world and its shop offers a unique experience when just browsing or looking for that special book.