Before books, students had to tote engraved granite slabs all over campus, which is why the most accomplished philosophers gave the best piggyback rides. Enjoy lighter reading material with today's Groupon: for $5, you get $10 worth of books, magazines, and more at Get Lost Bookshop, located on South Ninth Street.
The independently owned Get Lost Bookshop supplies lexicon lovers with a massive selection of fiction and nonfiction publications, plus magazines, cards, and more. Books both new and used ($3–$25) sate the urge to crack spines without an expensive and lengthy term at a chiropractic school. The pantheon of shelves lining the citrusy walls stocks current releases and timelessly beloved classics, and magazines with focuses ranging from women's interest to potato-peeling hobbyists are splayed across the stacks.
Get Lost Bookshop
Get Lost Bookshop stocks its many shelves with used tomes and new magazines. The independently owned shop specializes in literary fiction, history, religion, and cultural studies, and also has a selection of elusive art magazines and graphic novels. A cozy space for like-minded literati, Get Lost Bookshop often hosts readings, live music, and funerals for dead e-reader batteries.
8 S 9th St.
Columbia, Missouri 65201Get Directions