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Address: 748 E Main St, Ventura, CA 93001-2906
Phone Number: 805.643.3154

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Great bookstore with helpful people, good used selection, and neat atmosphere. Theis sister store, appendigo accepts used books for store credit!

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 27, 2012
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Ventura, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

I have been shopping here for many years and I love the look and feel of this store. Regardless of other negative reviews, this store is nothing like a "run down store in Skid Row." They have many books and they are organized by sections and fiction areas are by author. I like that it does have an antique feel... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013

If you are a serious book collector avoid this place like the plague, especially if you are low on cash reserves. The place looks and smells like a discount book shop you might find on Skid Row, but while the books are that quality, the prices are more like Rodeo Drive. If you really want a quality book for a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2012

Great bookstore with helpful people, good used selection, and neat atmosphere. Theis sister store, appendigo accepts used books for store credit!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2008

My daughter and I went into the store searching for a out of print book. We saw the book on Amazon.com but thought we could find it locally. The local library told us the book was on the shelves but was taken sometime ago and none were available. Tim looked for the book in the shop and didn't have it.... More 

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