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Book Passage

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I think everyone in Marin totally appreciates The Book Passage. The staff is very friendly and... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Corte Madera, California
via mobile
So happy to see a thriving independent bookstore!

I recently attended a travel writer's workshop hosted by Book Passage and had the pleasure of... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
Wendy L
Irvine, California
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Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

I think everyone in Marin totally appreciates The Book Passage. The staff is very friendly and knowledgeable about current and past books, the used book section/hospice book area in the back shop is fabulous and the vibe in the store is so comfortable. I recommend...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank LisaCMCA
Reviewed 17 August 2017

I recently attended a travel writer's workshop hosted by Book Passage and had the pleasure of browsing this store while waiting for the class to get started. While I love to buy books online, I also love to browse in a bookstore and discover new...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Wendy L
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Book Passage for Books is like being allowed into some special inner sanctum - an exclusive secret place known to the cognoscenti. On any given day the authors are here ...sharing. Of course, there are the books - but - more importantly, there is a...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank ascjames
Reviewed 6 June 2016

My family and I were staying at the hotel right next to the book store (Marin Suites) and made 2 trips there in 3 days. It is wonderful! We love visiting independent book stores and this is one of the best we have visited (on...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Christina04
Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

Just love this place,so helpfull,always have a talk by an author on.good selection ,lovely staff a pleasure to visit,plus the coffee is good.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank hantshawk
Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

If a book exists, it will be here or they will get it for you quite quickly. Loads of room to browse or take a bite or a cup of coffee and consult the knowledgeable staff. A wonderful place to explore reading with kids. Great...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank JG694
Reviewed 24 August 2015

Regular events with the authors, writing workshops, and a good selection of new and used books. Book Passage is an institution, and largely because of their staff, they are very knowledgeable and able to make great suggestions based on what you like, or help you...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Lauren B
Reviewed 3 December 2014

Michael Connelly was doing a book signing. Since he's my favorite author, I had to meet him. We bought his new book and had to control ourselves not to buy out the store. They have a little restaurant that makes good sandwiches and salads. The...More

Date of experience: November 2014
Thank weyesowl
Reviewed 1 July 2014

This is the epitome of what folks love about independent bookstores. Obviously run by book lovers with lots of special events. Garrison Keiler was soon to do a book talk. An eclectic feature is the travel accessory and clothing section with a lot of interesting...More

Date of experience: June 2014
Thank Willco
Reviewed 19 June 2014

What a cool place. They have a great selection. I went here to see Tommy Chong of all people appearing for an in store book signing. I met him and purchased his book. They do this with several authors and I believe have an event...More

Date of experience: July 2013
Thank MikeandMeliss
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