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Gallery Bookshop & Bookwinkle's Children's Books

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Address: Main, Kasten Streets, Mendocino, CA
Phone Number: 7079372665
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This bookstore caters to adults and children.

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Good bookshop

Nice to find a good bookshop in a tourist driven town. Excellent selection and very helpful staff to assist you in finding a good read.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
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San Francisco
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice to find a good bookshop in a tourist driven town. Excellent selection and very helpful staff to assist you in finding a good read.

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Sacramento, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

This cute little bookstore has a decent selection for its size, fair prices, and has a warm atmosphere. They also have good recommendations!

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San Francisco
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

Quite simply, this is one of my favorite bookstores. They have a wide assortment of books from local guide books; an excellent science, fiction, cookbook, and children's section; and assortment of stationery and cards. During the holidays, the store arranges for "book angels" so you can select a book to donate to young children and teenagers. So worthwhile. You can... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016 via mobile

When you can buy books online, it takes something special to have a great store and that special ingredient is passionate readers as staff. I visited today and this beautiful store with a large range inspired me to want to read. As long as stores like this exist, books will continue to inspire and spark our imaginations Going back tomorrow... More 

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Overland Park, Kansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

As a writer, I try to support any independent bookstore I come across during my travels. As I was seeking out Jessica's house while pretending that I was in a scene from Murder She Wrote, I came across this wonderful shop. Great book selections kept me there for over an hour. The best part of the shop was the staff.... More 

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Eugene, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2016

Okay I love bookstores so part of the reason to travel to unique towns is their local bookstore. So they have a a strong local section, they have a great, helpful staff. Worth the trip!

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Thank Ryan C
San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2016

We loved this bookstore and spent nearly an hour just browsing. They've got a great collection of books and stationary. I particularly liked the inviting window seats.

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Thank AMB201111
Healdsburg, California
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205 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2016

This quaint, quality and thoughtfully stock bookstore is a delight to spend time in. Selections are plentiful, and staff is enthusiastically knowledgeable about their stock. Go ahead...spend some time...you'll love it!

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Thank katyscat
Hayward, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2016

Great Books and a Great Feel. Nice to be in a quaint bookstore...I love Barnes and Noble, but going to smaller stores is so nice. The staff was kind and very helpful!

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Thank 32480Robert
Cameron Park, California
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186 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2016

Yes, there are still quality bookstores to find, browse in and enjoy the feel of a real book. The staff is wonderful--knowledgeable and helpful. The store is not big, but has an extensive inventory.

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Thank Richard1140

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