No matter how cutting edge the technology gets, nothing will replace the feeling of a book in your hand. At King City Books in Mt. Vernon, IL, you'll find a staff who is just as passionate about books as you are. Whether you're looking for a timeless classic for yourself or the latest chart-toppers as gifts, you'll find it on our shelves. With a coffee shop conveniently located inside of our store, it's easy to spend an entire afternoon enjoying King City Books. We open early to accommodate book lovers who need to grab new reading material before they head into work or school.