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Alan's Used Books is an online-only used bookstore operated by Gwen Foss located in suburban Detroit. We have been in business since 1990. We specialize in nonfiction, history, science, occult, theology, songbooks, humor, how-to and other topics. We also have a smattering of interesting and unusual literature, fiction, poetry, children's books, records, CDs and DVDs.