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Gekko Books Chiang Mai

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Great place for books

Wish we had had longer, but great selection of books, down to pennies...We buy our Nancy Chandler... read more

Reviewed November 23, 2017
charley48
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Nice shop, prices ok

Aa another reviewer said: no real bargains, apart from the one stand with 50Bath books at the... read more

Reviewed January 1, 2017
thomflash
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Nov 23, 2017
“Great place for books”
Jan 1, 2017
“Nice shop, prices ok”
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2/6 Chang Moi Kao Road | Tha Pae gate, Chiang Mai 50300, Thailand
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Reviewed November 23, 2017

Wish we had had longer, but great selection of books, down to pennies...We buy our Nancy Chandler books there.

Thank charley48
Reviewed January 1, 2017 via mobile

Aa another reviewer said: no real bargains, apart from the one stand with 50Bath books at the entrance. Good collection of second-hands and a nice selection of new, more recent books. If your books are finished and you're not yet heading back home, you'll definitely...More

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Reviewed September 24, 2016

There are still quite a few second-hand bookshops in the city but the prices seem consistently higher than elsewhere including Europe. In pre-internet times Chiang Mai had a thriving market for second-books as backpackers sold out their stock before travelling on. Now with so much...More

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Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

Good quality books. Clean. Air conditioned. Staff are friendly and helpful. Some books are a bit too old (it's a used bookshop after all). Many cheap books they put outside as bargain. Their selection ranges from general fiction to non fiction. Not the kind you...More

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Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

This is a really nice trade bookshop with both used and new books. They have ac and a trade back agreement: 50procent off your next book if you bring back a book tou bought before. Most important they have almost no copied books and only...More

Thank RickS1719
Reviewed May 15, 2016

Gecko books has been around since early 2000s. They expanded to 5-6 branches in Chiang Mai and they were the biggest and most successful at one point. However, most of their branches are now closed except the main shop near Tha Pae gate, behind Starbucks...More

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