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Once Upon A Time Bookstore

2207 Honolulu Ave, Montrose Shopping Park, Montrose, CA 91020-1616
+1 818-248-9668
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A treasure... mom and pop bookshop

I get my kids summer reading here every year and the books for their fall reading lists. It is a... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2017
llbalog
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Glendale, California
Best Bookstore Around

I buy lots of books here for my grandkids and myself. The staff is super friendly and... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Lynmac52
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Indiana Dunes, Indiana
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The oldest children's bookstore in the nation, established in 1966, this neighborhood touchstone engages the reading community with the best selected titles, hand-picked greeting cards, exquisite gift items for all ages and a warm and knowledge staff. Numerous author booksignings, storytimes and book & writing clubs for all ages.
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8 Aug 2017
“A treasure... mom and pop bookshop”
10 Jul 2017
“Best Bookstore Around”
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2207 Honolulu Ave, Montrose Shopping Park, Montrose, CA 91020-1616
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

I get my kids summer reading here every year and the books for their fall reading lists. It is a pleasure to peruse the shelves and be in a small family bookstore ...a treasure.

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Reviewed 11 July 2017

I buy lots of books here for my grandkids and myself. The staff is super friendly and knowledgeable. They are always up for recommendations and for a little chat. If they don't have it, they will order it for you!

Thank Lynmac52
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

I just love this place. Great book store and so much more. The owner is so nice and I always find something to buy in here. Great gifts for the holidays too.

Thank SassyinLA
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Reviewed 18 September 2016

I collect children's books - so I hit any kid's book store I can find. I'm always looking for new recommendations. The owner of Once Upon A Time is truly delightful and loves children's literature. I was very impressed at the LA Festival of Books...More

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Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

Great place to find a book. Very helpful staff. They have wonderful author events here. For such a small store, they are amazing.

Thank Karyn B
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Reviewed 15 January 2016

I was impressed with the way the place was laid out. It made it fun to browse and take your time thumbing through their books. It is easy to find and parking is abundant on Honolulu Ave.

Thank David_DeMulle
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