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Address: Trinity Street, Cambridge, England
Phone Number: 56-85-68
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11:00 - 17:00
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Sun 11:00 - 17:00
Mon 09:00 - 18:00
Tue 09:30 - 18:00
Wed - Sat 09:00 - 18:00
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This Cambridge bookstore has more than 300, 000 books in stock to suit...

This Cambridge bookstore has more than 300, 000 books in stock to suit every taste from academic and antiquarian to leisure and children's books.

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One of the best bookshop

This is one of the best bookshops in the country. It always has up to date books so you do not have to order them. It also has second hand section that are of good quality.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 September 2016
Paul W
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Stevenage, United Kingdom
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Stevenage, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

This is one of the best bookshops in the country. It always has up to date books so you do not have to order them. It also has second hand section that are of good quality.

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Gothenburg
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016

For a Swede who likes to read, Heffers in Cambridge is heaven. It is well organized, the staff is friendly. I wish we had something similar in Gothenburg (Sweden).

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2016

I do love bookshops...this is a chain with a history. Mainly suppliers to the University it offers a wide range of books etc. Ideal for browsing and even a coffee shop to think about things, I like the quiet atmosphere and the excitement of finding something I might like which I had not heard of.

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Thank Ronan A
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

This is a wonderfully large and comprehensive bookshop. It has sections covering everything. I could spend whole days in this shop.

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Thank Stuart G
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2016

Heffers bookstore is a fantastic way to spend a few hours getting lost in. It has so many books ,something to suit everyone and you will be spoilt for choice. The staff are really friendly and knowledgeable about the products they stock as well.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2016

Wonderful, huge selection of games. Suggestion 'post it notes' shows staff really know their stuff when it comes to table top gaming.

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Thank Arrenil
Tasmania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2015

This is a bookstore in the centre of town with a good range of books. They have some bargains and buy 3 pay 2 deals. I do wish they gave discounts to students. They have free WiFi and it is a good place for a browse.

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Thank wombatdavid
Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2015 via mobile

Fantastic shop, there is a wide range of books to choose from and also great stationery and bags. Well worth a leisurely trip round if you feel so inclined :) .

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2015

Great atmosphere. So many books and geeky gadgematics to choose from. Really enjoyed my time there. Wish the second hand books section (particularly the fiction bit) were bigger than it is. I could have spent hours there.

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Thank Nia7x
Gloucester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2015

This was always considered to be the university bookshop when I was growing up in Cambridge, particularly the branch on Trinity Street. However I don't think that was ever the reality. The Cambridge University Press shop has more of a claim on that title than Heffers I'd imagine. Still, in terms of the variety of books and other things you... More 

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