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English Bookstore

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Great selection of 2nd hand books, fantastic attention!

The English Bookshop is centrally located in the Mariscal (the tourist center of Quito where you... read more

Reviewed 24 March 2016
Quito, Ecuador
Amazing place not only for buy books.

The owner is a truly British gentlemen and have a lot of friends who visit him in bookstore so u... read more

Reviewed 19 February 2016
Katarzyna K
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7 Jul 2018
“Mark is a wonderful, knowledgeable bookseller!”
22 Oct 2017
Please could you change my address, we have been waiting since the 1st week of July. The English Bookshop has moved to Venezuela N8-42 and Manabi, OLD TOWN (Historic Centre), Quito, Ecuador.
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Venezuela N 8 - 42 and Manabi, Old town | Open Times- Mon- Sat 10am Until 6. 00 pm., Quito Best selection of Tea and books in Ecuador, Ecuador
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Reviewed 24 March 2016

The English Bookshop is centrally located in the Mariscal (the tourist center of Quito where you find lots of Hostals, restaurants and bars) and offers a wonderful selection of second hand books (english, french, german and spanish). The owner Mark helps you with recommendations or...More

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Reviewed 19 February 2016 via mobile

The owner is a truly British gentlemen and have a lot of friends who visit him in bookstore so u can spend lovely couple hours talking with everybody and drinking cup of tea...the best place to see in town.

1  Thank Katarzyna K
Reviewed 24 December 2015

The owner, Mark, greets you as you enter the shop. He will help you find a book or two or let you muck about. You my sit in the sitting area and enjoy a bit of tea, no charge, and enjoy the company of the...More

2  Thank Kathryn_San
Reviewed 24 December 2015 via mobile

a great book store with mostly English reads but some other European books. engaging and helpful British ex-pat owner. he sells used books for good prices. I've also sold some books there for a few dollars a piece.

1  Thank Jenna G
Reviewed 11 December 2015

The English Bookstore is really great! A quaint little store located in the Marsical with a good selection of different books. The prices are fair, you are rent/sell/buy books. The owner is very helpful and I read some great books. Highly recommend!

2  Thank cathy19882015
Reviewed 12 September 2015 via mobile

Amazing selection of books. The owner is friendly, very helpful with books and travel tips! You must visit this shop!

1  Thank getr
Reviewed 17 May 2015

Mark is everything you want from a Bookshop owner :) The shop is everything you could want for a secondhand bookstore in Ecuador. Wiled away a lovely afternoon chatting about various things. Enjoyed a lovely cup of English tea and also met some other expats...More

1  Thank zantonsus
Reviewed 14 May 2015

This bookstore is also a expat center. Mark, the owner, is a fountain of information about Ecuador because of his daily conversations with travelers. There are books in non-English, but mostly English to rent or buy. A good place to stop by and see what...More

1  Thank south American E
Reviewed 6 May 2015

This is by far the best bookshop in Ecuador. Mark is not only knowledgable about all his books (he can find anything you want in a matter of minutes), but he also offers great advice on travelling throughout Ecuador. His selection of books is immense,...More

1  Thank caroline m
Reviewed 29 April 2015 via mobile

very polite and helpful booksellers with a strong and diverse collection, which is rare to come across in this neck of the woods - especially as we're going to Colombia next where english novels run drier than the Sahara. Got a cupa yorkshire tea as...More

1  Thank Edmund H
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