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Murder on the Beach

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Fabulous Book Shop

My wife and I were fascinated by the name of this bookstore - ‘Murder on the Beach’! We’re visiting... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2018
Gary U
Tampa, Florida
via mobile
Never miss a trip to this bookstore

Whenever we're in this area we always make a trip to this bookstore. They never disappoint. Great... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2018
North Bethesda, Maryland
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273 NE 2nd Ave, Delray Beach, FL 33444-3705
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Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

My wife and I were fascinated by the name of this bookstore - ‘Murder on the Beach’! We’re visiting Delray and had to check it out! The bookstore specializes in murder/mysteries with a wide assortment of authors. They even have a section for children and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Gary U
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Whenever we're in this area we always make a trip to this bookstore. They never disappoint. Great unusual selection of books, including many by Florida authors, and also a section of used books. If you like to read murder mysteries or true crime, or even...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Freestategal
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Murder on the Beach is a gem. The feel of an old-fashioned bookstore, with a knowledgeable staff and a setting that reminds all of us why we enjoy reading hardcover and paperbacks. I have attended several events, the meet and greet with authors in this...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Mcv E
Reviewed 12 March 2017

On a recent stay at Delray Beach I was so pleasantly surprised to find a mystery bookstore. The young woman who was operating the store did not overwhelm with offers of help, just let us browse which was perfect. When she heard my husband and...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank sally9242014
Reviewed 28 January 2017

I was waiting for my dinner party next door and was early, so I strolled into this store. The young lady working there was preparing for a book signing, but, that did not stop here from being very helpful and engaged with me. I asked...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Marneen Z
Reviewed 27 October 2016

What a fabulous book store, a gem for any bibliophiles who love mysteries, especially those taking place here in the Sunshine State; 'Murder on the Beach' specializes in the genre. This is where you can meet and speak with the authors in a cozy/comfortable setting...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank MikeB1295
Reviewed 24 December 2015

My friend, her husband, and another couple went to the bookstore last week-end to hear David Baldacci speak. They drove all the way up from North Miami Beach. Upon entering the store, a rude woman at the door informs them that each person must buy...More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank Diane S
Reviewed 13 March 2015

Sadly, book and bookstores are dwindling as many people (myself included) have gone over to the "dark" side and read e-books. But no amount of Amazon peddling can give you the personal insights that you get from a real bookstore, true book aficionados. And that...More

Date of experience: March 2015
5  Thank PapaMarkie
Reviewed 15 November 2014 via mobile

Excellent selection of signed books. Authors come here. Everything mystery. Friendly helpful people. Worth the trip to find them!

2  Thank Manuela H
Reviewed 13 April 2014

Mystery on the Beach is a unique book store that sells only mystery books. They are more than enough for a whole store. The store is decorated with blood red handprints of visiting authors. Florida authors come and talk about their books, answer questions, and...More

Date of experience: April 2014
1  Thank RBeam
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