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Bookie’s set to open Saturday with visit from children’s book author

Bibliophiles who have been waiting all summer for Bookie's New and Used Books to open won't have much longer to wait.

Bookie's opens its doors at 2015 Ridge Road on Saturday.

It will be the beginning of a soft opening. It might even be a little mushy, according to owner Keith Lewis.

The shelves are ready for books and staff on Wednesday were beginning to stock them, but the inventory won't yet be up to Lewis's standards by Saturday and finishing touches are still being applied to the furnishings.

But Lewis has been as impatient . . .

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