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High Street Books

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Big choice of interesting books at very reasonable prices

Adam and his partner will always give you a warm welcome and friendly advice. Been going for years... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2016
Nils J
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Manchester, United Kingdom
A Little Gem.

This is my favourite book and record shop and often visit during the year. I popped in today with... read more

Reviewed 17 December 2016
jazziej45
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Stockport, United Kingdom
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31 Oct 2017
“Aladidins cave of books for good prices. Friendly service and orders possible”
30 Dec 2016
“Big choice of interesting books at very reasonable prices”
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Books 6 High Street | 6 High Street, New Mills SK22 4AL, England
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Reviewed 31 October 2017

Aladdin cave of books for good prices. Friendly service and orders possible. Good variety and range of the classics, highlight recommended.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 30 December 2016

Adam and his partner will always give you a warm welcome and friendly advice. Been going for years. Buys cheap and sells cheap: fair enough!

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank Nils J
Reviewed 17 December 2016

This is my favourite book and record shop and often visit during the year. I popped in today with Hubby to buy some jazz vinyls. I spent a good half hour (not long enough) downstairs in the music department looking at the jazz vinyls and...More

Date of experience: December 2016
2  Thank jazziej45
Reviewed 17 June 2016

Whether you're looking for the little shop of horrors or the old curiosity shop, your trip will not be in vain.

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank David M
Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

When I first stepped through the door, I was reminded of the movie Notting Hill. Quickly I realized it is far more interesting. High Street Books is a gem amongst the pebbles. A book lover's paradise. I could spend a day in this shop and...More

Date of experience: May 2016
2  Thank aishahbabe
Reviewed 22 March 2016 via mobile

Bought my first illicit copy of viz here age 12 and visited ever since .....although id like to think my tastes are a little more sophisiticated now!...trashy 1950's spy stories and books on beer :) They really do have something for everyone.....allow at least 30...More

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank Russell D
Reviewed 4 November 2015

Whether it's light holiday reading or something collectable or more serious reading this is the place to find it.

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank Val C
Reviewed 12 July 2015

If you are ever in New Mills or near by this is the first shop you should visit. The staff are very friendly and helpful and have a great knowledge of their items. And as a bonus there is a fantastic secondhand (plus some new)...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Stuart T
Reviewed 29 May 2015

This is a proper bookshop where you can have a really good rummage and because there is such a range of books , many I suspect now hard to find, you might find some really interesting little gems.

Date of experience: May 2015
2  Thank LanceDowson
Reviewed 3 February 2015 via mobile

Love this book shop n so local to me...lovely atmosphere n lovely people....u can find what u need n want x

3  Thank Sazza T
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lesliedominic
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We do buy books, yes, but according to their condition, subject and whether we think we will be able to re sell them. We would need to see them to decide this. We will visit if there are large collections to go through to... More
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