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Books, Inc.

3515 California St, San Francisco, CA 94118-1707
+1 415-221-3666
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Nice bookstore on California St.

Books Inc. is a good bookstore with a really nice children and Y.A. sections. They have a nice... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2016
Robert S
,
Lawrence, Kansas
Great Staff and Children's Section

Nice little corner neighborhood bookstore - with its unique charm. The Children's section has a... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2016
zenwave
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San Francisco, California
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6 Aug 2016
“Nice bookstore on California St.”
3 Aug 2016
“Great Staff and Children's Section”
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3515 California St, San Francisco, CA 94118-1707
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Reviewed 7 August 2016

Books Inc. is a good bookstore with a really nice children and Y.A. sections. They have a nice variety of other titles. Books Inc. is an independent chain of bookstores in the San Francisco area.

Thank Robert S
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Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Nice little corner neighborhood bookstore - with its unique charm. The Children's section has a variety to offer and they will also order a book that may not be in stock currently. Very helpful staff and free wrapping with beautiful choices of paper. You won't...More

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Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Great bookstore. The staff has posted reviews under some of their favorites. Friendly staff. Chairs to sit and peruse your findings. So glad they are still in business. So few bookstores left. And this is a great one.

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Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

Laurel Village shopping may lead you to Books, Inc. The shop is small but offers books of many genres along with magazines and notebooks. They have staff picks of the latest fiction and nonfiction books. Do not forget to browse the sale books for hidden...More

Thank Audrey C
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Reviewed 4 April 2016

The employees where helpful in finding me some San Francisco-themed mystery books. It is not a very large store, but it remains an open independent bookstore at a time when these treasures have disappeared from all over the country.

Thank Ben B
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Reviewed 22 September 2015

It took me a while to find a bookstore in San francisco, but am now so glad to have found Book Inc on Chestnut street in the Marina district. I went in for one book and came out with 4. The staff know their authors...More

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Reviewed 4 July 2015

At a time when independent booksellers with passionate, knowledgeable staff are a rarity, Books Inc. is a revelation. This is a large, well-stocked bookstore with staff who are eager to please and know and love books. There is a very rich program of visiting authors...More

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Reviewed 3 January 2015

A great place to seek out new reads. Wonderful and large variety of books.The staff is extremely helpful and amiable.

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Reviewed 13 November 2014

They had all the books I was looking for, 2 of them turned out to be signed copies and they didn't hike up the price for those signatures, they offered me a frequent readers card. Their displays feature a variety of books so they're not...More

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