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Good atmosphere and warm keeper

There are various kinds of books, And the shopkeeper would warmly recommend boooks to you. you can... read more

Reviewed August 5, 2018
Xi'an, China
Friendly and helpful staff, interesting selection

This cosy bookshop is well worth a visit should you run out of bedtime reading during your stay in... read more

Reviewed July 8, 2018
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Aug 5, 2018
“Good atmosphere and warm keeper”
Jul 8, 2018
“Friendly and helpful staff, interesting selection”
Our aim is to be a booklover's bookshop; the sort of place where you can lose yourself in the shelves for hours, browsing and relaxing in a chair to the soft music we play, while the river Fyris gently flows by a block away.
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
19 Svartbaecksgatan, Uppsala 753 32, Sweden
+46 18 10 05 10
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Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

This is a real gem to have in a Swedish town, a little bit of that cosy British bookshop feeling. The shop is packed with great authors and titles for adults, teenagers and children. The staff are friendly and helpful. The are events and readings...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Marie G
Reviewed August 5, 2018

There are various kinds of books, And the shopkeeper would warmly recommend boooks to you. you can feel that they may have read a lot of books.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank dilodeo
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

This cosy bookshop is well worth a visit should you run out of bedtime reading during your stay in Uppsala. Very helpful staff, and a cool selection of textile carrier bags is a bonus to a well stocked shop.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank 965ulrikag
Reviewed June 27, 2017

This is the best place to buy books in Uppsala. Tons of interesting titles and something for everyone. If you are lucky, Stina will help you pick out a book or two. She is lovely and her enthusiasm was absolutely charming. The last time I...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Tdot90
Reviewed May 25, 2017

They call themselves "The Book Lover's Paradise", and I can't disagree with that. In a time when printed books face competition from other media and book stores have a hard time competing with online stores, it's nice to see a traditional book store. The Uppsala...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Jonas_TGB
Reviewed March 29, 2017

This is what a bookshop should look and feel like! The atmosphere is great and starts with the smell of books (real book lovers will know what I mean) washing over you when you open the front door. The shop is not big, but it...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Keskitalo
Reviewed October 10, 2016

The name says it all, small bookstore with books everywhere organised chaos, just a great place to view and buy books from.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Matty19911
Reviewed February 2, 2016

The English Bookshop is just that; an English book shop. With rows and rows of books stacked high in a structured, yet beautifully chaotic way, the English Bookshop is worth a visit for all bibliophiles out there!

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank DiatomicRoll
Reviewed September 21, 2015

The Building doesn´t look like much on the outside. But inside it is sheer heaven for book lovers. Everything you could ever dream of, in English. From Edgar Allen Poe to John Green, and everything in between. Even books by imaginary authors, like Richard Castle...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Annette D
Reviewed July 30, 2015

The English Bookshop has a huge offer of books, books are all over the place in a charming way. The persons working there seems dedicated and always nice and helpful.

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank AAAronsson
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