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Iowa Book

8 S Clinton St, Iowa City, IA 52240-3912
+1 319-337-4188
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Overpriced and in need of a remodel

I agree with other reviews, they are very over priced. It looks like a store out of the 70’s. Spend... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2018
James L
,
Mount Dora, Florida
via mobile
Old-time bookstore oriented towards textbooks.

Old-time bookstore oriented towards textbooks, located next to University of Iowa campus. Also... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
iowavisitor2015
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Iowa City, Iowa
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  • Average51%
  • Poor0%
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“apparel” (2 reviews)
“textbook” (2 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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8 S Clinton St, Iowa City, IA 52240-3912
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+1 319-337-4188
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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

I agree with other reviews, they are very over priced. It looks like a store out of the 70’s. Spend some money and do a cleaning and remodeling. You have been taking to much profit out of the Downtown.

Thank James L
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

Old-time bookstore oriented towards textbooks, located next to University of Iowa campus. Also carries wide variety of trade books and college-appropriate apparel. Excellent service.

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Reviewed 23 July 2017

I go back to this store for mailing items. I usually look around if I have time. The sportswear prices are way too high.

Thank James W
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Reviewed 16 July 2017

This looks like a textbook or apparel store from the street, but it is a full, cool bookstore downstairs.

Thank Captivian
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Reviewed 5 April 2017

We've been patronizing this business first as students, now as Iowa City residents through and through. Consistently helpfu and knowledgable staff, all in a location right across from the center of campus.

Thank Lee L
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Reviewed 2 May 2016

Upstairs are mugs, sports gear and similar things. Downstairs is stacks and aisles of books. Fun to see the new books in different genres.

Thank Jasmine G
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