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The Writer's Block

1020 Fremont St, Las Vegas, NV 89101-5404
+1 702-550-6399
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Amazing book shop

Quirky, creative fun book shop off the beaten track. Just down the street from Container Park too... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2018
kilroyc
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Atlanta, Georgia
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Best little part of a few days in Vegas - for a non-gambler

We fell in love with this quirky, smart, whimsical and rare treat- a locally owned bookstore filled... read more

Reviewed 3 February 2018
judith l
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Westminster, Colorado
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1020 Fremont St, Las Vegas, NV 89101-5404
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Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Quirky, creative fun book shop off the beaten track. Just down the street from Container Park too and some of the old school Vegas casinos that are having a sort of hipster revitalization. They even have a royal pigeon who responds to written inquiries

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Reviewed 3 February 2018

We fell in love with this quirky, smart, whimsical and rare treat- a locally owned bookstore filled with treats. From the tee shirts, the displays, the birds, the collages, the weird and the odd, and then, finally, a smallish bookstore, now moving to another location...More

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Reviewed 30 January 2018

Tucked away on the east end of Fremont Street (past most of the bars), this wonderful haven for book lovers is just what Las Vegas needed! Located right across from Eleventh Street Records and PublicUs coffee shop, I can't say enough great things about this...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2017

The Writer's Block is a small, charming, unexpected bookstore just a few blocks down from the iconic Fremont Street area in Las Vegas. It has artificial birds, vintage pictures of exotic places, an adorable bunny in the back room, and lots of excellent books. If...More

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Reviewed 25 May 2017

A friend suggested I stop in the bookstore as brick and mortar non-chain stores are becoming harder to find. As soon as you walk in you feel like you are in a magical place full of unique books and a darling children's area. They even...More

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Reviewed 16 April 2017

Overall this bookstore is much more than just a bookstore. It is a bridge between the community of writers and readers. Anytime I am in the area I make it a point to stop in and enjoy the overall atmosphere. Overall it is a world...More

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Reviewed 18 October 2016

You walk through the door and you know that you are someplace special. If you love books, this is a carefully curated experience, with displays lovingly crafted. The owners are usually around to greet you and happily give you a tour, and yes you need...More

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Reviewed 27 May 2016

We were given a tip to check this place out and we're super glad we made the walk. This was one our best experiences of our trip. This place is super charming. I can't even explain how cool it was inside. There were more than...More

Thank neodem
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Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

I've been to this cool little bookstore three times. It's small, manageable, and fun. Lots of interesting toys and games besides the books. Occasional book readings in a back room. A little off the beaten path but walkable from downtown Las Vegas. Highly recommend for...More

Thank lawrencemullen2017
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Reviewed 13 December 2015

We have to tell the tourists about this gem of a bookstore! I'm visiting LV for 5 weeks to spend Christmas with my son and a holiday to me isn't a real holiday without immersing myself in the magic of a bookstore. And..... This one...More

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