The Book Mart at 6th & CourtPosted on April 8, 2017June 30, 2020 by Alexa Freyman FacebookTweetPinEmailShares2 The Book Mart was located on the corner of 6th and Court Streets in Reading PA. The store opened in 1935 and was sold in 1976. It doubled in size between opening and being sold. Source: The Passing Scene FacebookTweetPinEmailShares2Alexa FreymanBorn and raised in Berks, I am fascinated by the style, design & culture of the mid-late 20th century. I started this website to research and build a collection of the places, things and stories I have heard about my entire life. Read more here.