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Northtown Books

957 H St, Arcata, CA 95521-6298
+1 707-822-2834
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Locally owned bookstore

Since the 1960s this delightful locally owned bookstore has met the reading needs of Arcata and... read more

Reviewed July 11, 2017
Joan T
Buy a freaking book! Buy local.

These folks will help you find what you are looking for if it is out there and can order many... read more

Reviewed October 20, 2016
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Jul 11, 2017
“Locally owned bookstore”
Oct 19, 2016
“Buy a freaking book! Buy local.”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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957 H St, Arcata, CA 95521-6298
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+1 707-822-2834
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Reviewed July 11, 2017

Since the 1960s this delightful locally owned bookstore has met the reading needs of Arcata and beyond. Selections include books by our many local authors, delightful children's section, a large magazine section along with a resident dog. Browsers are always welcome. Can't find your book?...More

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Reviewed October 20, 2016

These folks will help you find what you are looking for if it is out there and can order many titles for you. It's a great little independant bookstore. Staff here have always been friendly and helpful to me. They have lectures and events here...More

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Reviewed September 13, 2016

If you are a reader, or if not, this is a spot to visit. You can actually touch the books, smell them and read a bit. Wonderful collection. Great help by literate staff. They make good suggestions!

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Reviewed March 24, 2016

Great selection, friendly, knowledgeable staff and everything you could hope for in a hip, independent bookstore. I love this place and it is always my first stop when I need to shop for a gift for adults or kids. They even have really hip wrapping...More

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Reviewed November 29, 2015

This longtime independent bookstore is a favorite of locals in the college town of Arcata. The staff is personable and nice and always quick to offer suggestions from their eclectic, and occasionally quirky, stock. In fact, one of my favorite features of the store is...More

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