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Sandman Book Company

16480 Burnt Store Rd, Punta Gorda, FL 33955-9218
+1 941-505-1624
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Sandman Book Store, a Hidden Gem!

The Sandman bookstore on Burnt Store Road is everything you want a bookstore to be. Quaint, old... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nicole C
Ottawa Ontario.
Had What I Was Looking For

I was looking for books on a specific topic and called before driving from Cape Coral. The lady... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jefferson City, Tennessee
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Sandman Book Company is Southwest Florida's largest independent bookshop. We are located in Turtle Crossing Plaza, north of Burnt Store Marina. We have a over 60,000 used & rare books in our retail shop. We also carry audiobooks, DVDs, toys, games, & greeting cards. Our inventory is electronically cataloged, which means that if you are looking for a specific book - we can find it! We also provide special order services for rare and hard-to-find titles.
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16480 Burnt Store Rd, Punta Gorda, FL 33955-9218
+1 941-505-1624
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Sandman bookstore on Burnt Store Road is everything you want a bookstore to be. Quaint, old country atmosphere, impressive service, knowledgeable staff, incredible selection, they don't know the meaning of the word 'no'! If they don't have what you are looking for, they will...More

Thank Nicole C
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was looking for books on a specific topic and called before driving from Cape Coral. The lady who answered the phone actually went to the shelf to see what was available. When I arrived she took right where I needed to be and pointed...More

Thank DTP1952
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here while in the area - this is a great bookstore- loved the kitty. People who work there(volunteers) very knowledgeable and friendly. Highly recommend!

Thank deneenomer
Reviewed 9 January 2018

We love this place. The cat is a nice added touch to the place. It is one book store we always spend an hour in at least. You can find everything here. Prices are great too. There is a banned section which I always find...More

1  Thank smilingmick
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

Stumbled on this used bookstore quite by chance. It was in a little shopping center out in the middle of nowhere at 16480 Burnt Store Road in Punta Gorda. The sign simply said Books. It was New Years Day and caught my eye because it...More

Thank Toucan-Stan
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

I went here with my youngest for an exploring our community day and we had a good time looking at the ceiling to floor books, all different genres and various prices, not bad prices either. They had some rare books, the Harvard stories series and...More

1  Thank Gustavo C
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Friendly staff, lots of atmosphere and selection. Loved the book arch. Cool place to go with book club friends on vacation. Even bought a sassy t-shirt.

1  Thank justuskats
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Loved this bookstore some much character and I LOVE the huge arch they build out of books, a must see! Great service, special ordered a book & they were very good at communicating when it was in. Thank you!

1  Thank jmh23
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

I absolutely love this place. If you are the type of person who loves the smell of books, this place is for you. They have many new and used books, including some rare collectibles. They have plenty of seating for you to get acquainted with...More

1  Thank Ernie B
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Worth the visit just to see their archway of books. Well organized, clean and an excellent selection.

Thank Vernon R
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