Used books: Brattle Book Shop
Location: 9 West St., Boston
Hours: Mon.—Sat. 9 a.m.—5:30 p.m.; Closed Sundays
Phone number: 617-542-0210
When it's not raining or snowing, look through the shop's outdoor racks for $1, $3, and $5 books. If the weather outside is frightful, head inside and browse through three floors of books. Pictured: Ken Gloss of the Brattle Book Shop.