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Bookends

211 E Ridgewood Ave, Ridgewood, NJ 07450-3817
+1 201-445-0726
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A north Jersey institution

This local retailer has become an institution in New Jersey. We certainly cannot count the number... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Woodcomic
via mobile
good book store with book signings

Great books, smaller selection since they moved. Saw Joan Rivers, Caroline Kennedy and more... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2017
Puleo2014
,
Ridgewood, New Jersey
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A small bookstore offering many author signings.
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
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“book signings” (16 reviews)
“sign books” (2 reviews)
“bookstore” (19 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 18:00
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211 E Ridgewood Ave, Ridgewood, NJ 07450-3817
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+1 201-445-0726
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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

This local retailer has become an institution in New Jersey. We certainly cannot count the number of prominent authors that have appeared at the location. Invariably, the line extends around the block. Located at the beginning of Ridgewood's "Main Street" (actually Ridgewood Avenue) which features...More

Thank Woodcomic
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Great books, smaller selection since they moved. Saw Joan Rivers, Caroline Kennedy and more. Getting some completion from Northvale book store.

Thank Puleo2014
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Went downtown to look for gifts and found everything I was looking for with no difficulty. This shop is well organized and friendly. They also have many authors come to sign books.Greattach place!

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 20 November 2016

If your going to have a book signing, you should have plenty of books on hand. I will definitely not be recommending anyone to this location.

Thank Mendi Z
Reviewed 16 September 2016

The only thing bad about this place is when they get all the famous people for book signings, you can't get near the place or have to wait a long time. Otherwise it is a gem.

Thank jwhite591970
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Awesome visits from the stars, book signatures, real deal, you must come early for a sign copy from any star, rock & roll, Sports, Novelists, etc....

Thank 922brigittek
Reviewed 9 April 2016

This place has lots of hype and I was not impressed. They do have many in store signings and meet & greats which is nice but overall I would not go out of my way to go here to go book shopping

Thank John N
Reviewed 17 March 2016

Excellent service. Many authors visit this store to sign their works. Prices are decent. easier shopping than in a Barnes and Noble.

Thank Byron1944
Reviewed 16 March 2016

Very very family oriented. Local and well known bookstore, has been here for year. Maybe centuries... You get alot of celebrities coming in to sign books. Sometimes, TV crew, if you lucky. Come and see for yourself. Books are regular competitive pricing. Sometimes you get...More

Thank Jeana K
Reviewed 10 February 2016 via mobile

I hate to be negative about small independent bookstores but if you're interested in a wide selection of books on offer, this is not a store for you. If you live nearby and are willing to wait, the staff will order and deliver books in...More

1  Thank robcurtross
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