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Unique Bookstore Opens in Itoshima

Itokao’ is a newly-opened bookstore in Itoshima, involving many local shop owners from different backgrounds. The shop’s sizable wooden bookshelf is divided into 100 sections. Each section can be rented for ¥1,800~/month. The library was produced by two people who moved to Itoshima from elsewhere in Japan and is expected to become a new attraction for the Maebaru shotengai area and a spot to foster communication and interaction in the community. Source: Mamma
Open : 12:00~17:00, 3-2-14 Maebaru-chuo, Itoshima City

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Published: Sep 10, 2021 / Last Updated: Sep 10, 2021