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Address: Church Lane, Ireland
Phone Number: 0749161869
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This fantastic bookshop has been going strong for 6 years. We stock a...

This fantastic bookshop has been going strong for 6 years. We stock a glorious section of rare Donegal Books and Irish Books but of course stock other sections such as Cooking, Crime, Fiction, Non-fiction, Children's books and much more!Sell new and gently used books. We also BUY books... from you! We are interested in any sort of book collections that you may be wanting to get rid of.

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Universally Marvellous Books

I am never happier than when immersed in a good book. A regular visit to the wonderful Universal Books store, mean that I may usually be discovered very happy indeed! Universal... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
Bernadette51
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19 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I am never happier than when immersed in a good book. A regular visit to the wonderful Universal Books store, mean that I may usually be discovered very happy indeed! Universal Books offers a wonderful selection of books to cater for every taste. I love psychological crime thrillers and romances and I can acquire books by all my favourite authors... More 

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Thank Bernadette51
Letterkenny, Donegal, Ireland
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73 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

I wandered in here looking for a book to take on holidays and I found one just what I was looking for. This shop sells mostly used books that would pass for new so well cared for were they by their previous owners. They also do a range of toys, games and other items that may be useful for someone... More 

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Thank seamusmurphy
Letterkenny
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31 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

Beautiful shop in the middle of the town full of unique books and collectable items. Staff was very friendly and helpful. I would highly recommend this shop.

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Thank Qba84
Letterkenny, Ireland
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12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

Interesting little shop, full of unique books and also a selection of collectable items. Staff are wonderfully quirky and very helpful, offering a cuppa on arrival! Nice experience, will go back!

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Thank RainingFlavor
Winnipeg, Canada
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28 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

This is an interesting shop to check out and worth the look inside. It's packed with all kinds of books and other odds and ends that will keep your eyes busy for a while! The best part about the shop is that you are offered a free cup of tea while you look around. Neat shop!

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2 Thank Jade B
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014 via mobile

Exceptional value, warm friendly atmosphere. Sourced various titles and supplied within the promised delivery time

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1 Thank Ann Summers N
Hoofddorp, The Netherlands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2012

Browse through the great selection of literature, music and movies while you're being offered great advice on the selection and a cup of tea. This store is one of these treasure chests where you want to keep coming back again and again for more great stuff.

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1 Thank Jylll
Perth, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2012

This is my favourite bookshop. The service is always friendly and as warm as the tea that is offered. This gem is hidden a little way up Church Lane from Main Street. This is the place you can find anything, from Dan Brown to manga to Nintendo DS to DVDs. Every customer, new or regular is treated like a long-lost... More 

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2 Thank barrytcoter
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2012

This shop is one of the warmest, friendliest estalishments you are likely to venture into. I have visited this shop on numerous occasions for a variety of different books. From art literature to modern day classics, 'The Artistic Works of Jasper Johns' to 'The Lonesome Traveller' by Jack Kerouac. Amongst such reknowned works over a wide range of subjects and... More 

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1 Thank SynapseFire
Letterkenny, Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2012

Firstly as i came in the door the owner offered me a coffee which i thought was a great touch. They let me browse and offered assistance when it was needed and we enjoyed the friendly banter between the assistant and us. The books he suggested were excellent, affordable and i will be making my book shopping there in future..... More 

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