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Whangarei Weekend

We always visit this large bookshop. They have a very expansive inventory. A good cabinet of rare... read more

Reviewed 12 March 2018
MarkE20
,
Auckland, New Zealand
via mobile
Take your time and it will be worth every minute !

Almost forgot how good these sort of book shops can be. But they take time and we never seem to... read more

Reviewed 23 December 2017
Tom M
,
Whangarei, New Zealand
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11 Mar 2018
“Whangarei Weekend”
22 Dec 2017
“Take your time and it will be worth every minute !”
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

We always visit this large bookshop. They have a very expansive inventory. A good cabinet of rare books, lots and lots of every subject you could think of. Set aside a couple of hours browsing. Most books on line so they could narrow your search...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank MarkE20
Reviewed 23 December 2017

Almost forgot how good these sort of book shops can be. But they take time and we never seem to have enough of it. This shop is so worth a long visit. Chatting to the owners you find some really well worth gems. For little...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Tom M
Reviewed 3 October 2017

they build their own reputations....anyway now to the bookshop...great selection of rather arresting and very fine books, very helpful and friendly suspects....oops i mean staff . i think they should wear uniforms and helmets and greet customers with a customery " Allo allo allo". put...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank coppertopdebbie
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Very good selection of second hand books of ALL categories. It's a bit like a maze when you go in, but it doesn't take you long to find the right route to the genre you are looking for.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank ChrisG7302
Reviewed 4 July 2015

My daughter just lost herself in the books and vowed to go back. Nothing to dislike.They have a great variety of books of both fiction and non-fiction books. They also are very helpful.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Adventurebg
Reviewed 30 September 2014

We stumbled upon The Piggery (to be fair, it is quite large) during our day exploring Whangarei, and I was pleasantly surprised by the extensive second hand book collection it housed. The Piggery has everything - from romance paperbacks to travel literature and most importantly,...More

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank zwsamantha
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