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So, the store is called My Dead Aunt’s Books. Let’s not ask questions, and just enjoy this unique shop’s blend of rare, locally published books in a variety of genres. From adventure and Americana, to true crime and travel, My Dead Aunt’s Books has tons to choose from and titles you’re sure to love. The website is a great resource to browse the selection (all handily alphabetized and searchable), plus the store offers curbside pick-up or will ship nationwide. And since the best kind of book is one that you read and then share, My Dead Aunt’s Books accepts donations as well as consignment in all categories. So maybe this is your year to learn about your ancestry, or take up knitting, or go vegan. 

No matter what you’re into, My Dead Aunt’s Books has a quick read that can help you get there. Find the shop on Baltimore Boulevard in Hyattsville, just about 5 miles from Stella. Doors open daily at 11 a.m.