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New English Bookstore

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Lots of choices at a good price

The bookstore is at a convenient location close to the flower market. You may consider combining a... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2016
Alice Man Kwan C
Brussels, Belgium
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Cheap books

Always drop by whenever I am in Amsterdam. Cheap books. Might not be a bit disorganized, some says... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2016
Groningen, The Netherlands
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13 May 2018
“This place has very rude stuff!”
21 Feb 2017
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Kalverstraat 223, 1012 XC Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 14 May 2018

I used to come to this shop a lot and liked it's selection of books. However, more and more, I noticed that the stuff working at the shop is not really customer friendly. I started feeling not welcomed. The very last time, after a whole...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank maggybf5
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Fantastic range of books covering all topics, good prices too. Staff really nice and helpful. A vast collection of books that I have not seen in the UK, so obviously a place I spent quite a lot of money.

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Eiain L
Reviewed 3 January 2017

If you want to pay by card, you need to buy for more than 15 EUR. Otherwise, cash only. So were we told by an unkind and unapologetic sales woman. As we were spending our last hours in Amsterdam we did not want to take...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed 15 November 2016

There is a great collection of english books. Even if you don't need to buy anything it is worth to visit. But be careful you will probably spend a lot of money there :)

Date of experience: February 2016
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Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

The bookstore is at a convenient location close to the flower market. You may consider combining a visit to both. There are so many different type of choices including popular cookbooks, travel guides, novels, biographies, books on sports, architecture, art and fashion as well as...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Alice Man Kwan C
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

Always drop by whenever I am in Amsterdam. Cheap books. Might not be a bit disorganized, some says the staff are not friendly but I couldn't care less. I am there for those cheap (but good) books

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed 21 March 2016

I loved that you can get very good books for so low prices, and I would definitely go back, but the books could be better organized in case you are looking for a specific title or author

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Anna L
Reviewed 22 February 2016

Floor upon floor of fantastic books! Do make time to go and browse for that very special book/s that you have been looking for. I'm sure they will have it!!

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank cocoJohannesburg
Reviewed 11 October 2015

Really a place for one who likes to read. Most of the books are from €5,00 to € 10,00, except for special ones

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Solodam J
Reviewed 1 June 2015

This book store is great if you're looking for English language books. They have a decent selection of a variety of books, but not as big as another English language book store down the street and around the corner. It's a small store, but prices...More

Date of experience: February 2015
Thank trancebliksem
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