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Kepler's Books

1010 El Camino Real, Menlo Park, CA 94025-4349
+1 650-324-4321
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Julie Foudy and a Brandi Chastain talk at Kepler's

This evening Julie Foudy was promoting her new book with a panel of incredible women. I am pretty... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2017
Fremont, California
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My favorite local bookstore for talks, author signings, and just wandering around looking at books

This is a Menlo Park establishment! I don't usually buy books new, but when I do, I make sure I... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2017
Ryan D
Menlo Park, California
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1010 El Camino Real, Menlo Park, CA 94025-4349
+1 650-324-4321
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Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

This evening Julie Foudy was promoting her new book with a panel of incredible women. I am pretty impressed that Kepler's was able to host such a great event. Need to work on building the book signing line though. I will definitely come back to...More

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Reviewed 14 February 2017

This is a Menlo Park establishment! I don't usually buy books new, but when I do, I make sure I come here to support their business. They have author talks and book signings, and they are also very happy to order a book for you...More

Thank Ryan D
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Every time I visit the SF Bay Area, I make sure to visit Kepler's too - here I managed to find books that I could not find anywhere else, and in addition they always have copies signed by the author for a lot of books....More

Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

What is there not to love? Rows upon rows of book club selections, piquing my interest and verifying the density of literary passion in this richly intellectual community. I love the staff recommendations shelves. I love the children's books section. I love the spiffy new...More

Thank Barbara A
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Kepler's is a wonderful small independent bookstore. Staff is knowledgeable and eager to recommend titles. I make a point of buying a book every time I go in. Small gems like this need all the support they can get in this age of e-books! Go...More

Thank CRFeld
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Its great to come into a bookstore with a great variety. I highly recommend this wonderful bookstore.

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Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

I lived in the area at end of 40's, 50's, graduated Paly High School in '64, moved away in the 70's. A wonderful bookstore with wonderful people. Always! Interesting to stop by and listen... Wonderful area in which to grow up...

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Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

If you're visiting the Bay Area and want a fun, informative evening, stop by Kepler's for one of their many free talks with contemporary authors. Most talks are free but you can support this great independent bookstore by buying the authors' books (which they usually...More

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Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

Great relief from anything that's internet.... Good to read some of these books whether the books are fact or fiction.

Thank Graeme227
Reviewed 16 March 2016

This is a great bookstore with a helpful and knowledgeable staff. Even when looking for a specific title it's so much nicer to browse Kepler's expansive shelves than to order online.

Thank AngelaSanFrancisco
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