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The Book Shop Darwin

Smith Street | 1/30 Smith Street Mall, Smith St, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
8941 3489
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Wonderful bookshop for browsing, buying and chatting to the friendly and helpful staff

I love bookshops and hope we never lose them. I especially like this one, which is in a handy... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2018
gabby b
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Ramallah, Palestinian Territories
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Best bookstore in Darwin and Australia!

I go here all the time to buy books.This is a paradise for lovers of reading, fresh ideas and books... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2017
Philip A
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Darwin, Australia
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Jan 6, 2018
“Wonderful bookshop for browsing, buying and chatting to the friendly and helpful staff ”
Sep 20, 2017
“Best bookstore in Darwin and Australia!”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Smith Street | 1/30 Smith Street Mall, Smith St, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
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8941 3489
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Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

I love bookshops and hope we never lose them. I especially like this one, which is in a handy location in Darwin mall. It's easy to park nearby, and has very user friendly opening hours. I love wandering through here, find it well displayed and...More

Thank gabby b
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Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

I go here all the time to buy books.This is a paradise for lovers of reading, fresh ideas and books in general. The staff love reading, their newsletter is informative and interesting. I escape my office at lunchtime and love going there.

Thank Philip A
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Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

This is a great bookshop and it's wonderful to see them surviving in a world where book shows are disappearing. They will very happily order in books that you want and there's always something extra you just have to buy when you are in there...More

Thank gabby b
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Reviewed 3 August 2016

Helpful staff and happy to help find things not on the shelves also offered discounts for a series. Great selection of kids books and more unusual cook books for "out back trips" !

Thank jokinder
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Reviewed 21 July 2016

We have purchase Artwork in this store the last 2 times we have been in Darwin. Prices are reasonable and the staff are happy to package them for ease of travel. All works come with Bios of the artist and a full description of the...More

Thank Susan T
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Reviewed 22 May 2016

I love bookshops and hope we never lose this gem in Darwin. Staff are friendly, there is a good selection and they have staff and other recommendations just in case you need more help! They also have a rewards scheme, which is an added bonus.

Thank gabby b
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Reviewed 10 May 2016

Wide variety of books with the latest novels, Indigenous literature and children's books. Friendly, helpful and professional staff. Author signings and a newsletter keep the avid reader informed and interested to return.

Thank Jillian M F
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Reviewed 27 April 2016

Staff very helpful, if they dont have what you are after, they are happy to order it in for you, and call when it has arrived.

Thank 978michaelea
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Reviewed 2 January 2016

The book shop Darwin is an independent local book shop which caters for all types of readers. The shelves are well organised and clean and the staff are extremely friendly and knowledgeable about the products they sell. Highly recommend a visit to this local business,...More

Thank Sarina F
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