What will Costco replace this popular item with? That's the real question.

Costco is a popular store among Montanans and visitors. If you have a membership, you can get electronics, groceries, and more that can last a long time.

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Folks travel hours to hit up their closest Costco to get supplies for their homes. You might go into Costco to get only a few things and buy other items that catch your eye.

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That's what makes makes Costco dangerous. Costco has fantastic prices and a massive number of incredible products that you can buy daily.

Some products at Costco are seasonal, meaning you will only see them for a limited time, but most items are there year-round.

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One item that is popular among customers might be disappearing soon, and it might cause some controversy.

Eat This, Not That reports Costco will be dropping books from every location soon.

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Costco sells new and famous books like hotcakes. It doesn't matter if they are kid books or best-selling novels because people tend to buy books at Costco.

Why is Costco getting rid of books?

It's simple. Stocking books are a hassle.

Costco stocks new books every Tuesday, and the books Costco doesn't sell they send back to the publishers. That is an arduous task.

Books will most likely become a seasonal item in Costco for the foreseeable future. Book sets and more will become the standard for purchase during the fall or winter.

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The question now is, what will replace books in the store?

If you want to buy books, the upside is there are several incredible local bookstores in Montana to check out.

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