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Bookshop Santa Cruz

36 locals recommend ·
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Bookshop Santa Cruz is a large, general independent bookstore located in the heart of downtown Santa Cruz, California since 1966.
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August 22, 2019
This is our favorite local book store. The well organized store has an amazing selection of used books and even sells local authors and poets that you can't find elsewhere. There is a book for everyone here!
May 18, 2018
One of the GREAT independent books stores. If you are a book lover, it's a must go.
March 01, 2018
World Class Book Destination ~ Good books, good people
February 12, 2018
Great book and even funky socks available!
Judy And Brian
Judy And Brian
January 17, 2018
Wonderful place to find all sorts of new and used books, magazines; great children's books and some toys; cards and gifts. Full slate of author book signings/events as well.

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1520 Pacific Avenue
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Phone+1 831-423-0900
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens 9:00 AM
Credit Cards
Yes (incl. Discover & Visa)
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