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Gallery Bookshop & Bookwinkle's Children's Books

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Address: Main, Kasten Streets, Mendocino, CA
Activities: Shopping
Description: This bookstore caters to adults and children.

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Huge Selection!

There were so many interesting books and other items, it was impossible to make a selection. I wanted to buy it all. My mom and I went today, and are going again tomorrow, because... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 10, 2015
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Little River, California
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Little River, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

There were so many interesting books and other items, it was impossible to make a selection. I wanted to buy it all. My mom and I went today, and are going again tomorrow, because we just loved it!

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San Francisco, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

I was able to find some wonderful books in this well-appointed book store. It is spacious and well organized, with lovely ocean views, lots of benches for perusing books and a friendly shop cat. I loved this book store!

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Rancho Cordova
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

I love that so many of the books have notes from the staff explaining what is wonderful about them. The science fiction/fantasy section seemed especially well curated on this visit.

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Mendocino, California
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61 reviews 61 reviews
16 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

This is a great little book store in the heart of Mendocino. Nice selection of both hard back and soft cover books. Also, is a great spot to find books on local history and they have a very nice section of children's books as well. The staff is knowledgeable and friendly and they will never rush you. All in all,... More 

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Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Its just nice to find an interestingly stocked store with a variety of books on a variety of topics with a very helpful staff.

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St Louis
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123 reviews 123 reviews
42 attraction reviews
130 helpful votes 130 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

The thing about Mendocino is that it's full of people who are doing their own thing and they're doing it their way because they're not owned by some conglomerate a thousand miles away. That's part of the charm of the Northern coast... cell phone signals are weak, Wi-Fi is practically non-existent and there are independent book stores!! This is a... More 

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Rome, Lazio, Italy
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47 reviews 47 reviews
23 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

My husband and I were recently in Mendocino and enjoyed poking around this book shop. Their selection of funny, unusual birthday cards kept me entertained for some time. I bought a bunch and so I'm in pretty good shape for sibling birthday cards in 2015. The woman who waited on us at the register was friendly. I bought a copy... More 

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Dry Creek Valley, Sonoma
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13 reviews 13 reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

A simply fabulous book store. Stop here every visit to buy a book I never have time to read until later.

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Lincoln, Ca.
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37 reviews 37 reviews
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Husband loves book selections on environment. I buy gorgeous gift cards for future use, and sometimes gifts as well.

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Aptos
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

We love browsing and perusing this quaint bookstore on every visit. They have a large selection of a variety of books, gifts, stationery, and oh so much more.

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Address: Address: Main, Kasten Streets, Mendocino, CA
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Mendocino County  >  Mendocino

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