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Chapters Bookstore

Ivy Exchange Parnell Street, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 872 3297
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If you're not a bookworm - you'll become one!

Chapters is probably one of the most amazing bookshops I've visited so far. It not only has a huge... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
cottonwoolen
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Budapest, Hungary
Lost in books.

I didn’t find all the books I was looking for, but it didn’t matter as I found lot of other books I... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2018
Paula N
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Ivy Exchange Parnell Street, Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Chapters is probably one of the most amazing bookshops I've visited so far. It not only has a huge variety of books on every topic you might be interested in, it also has some of the best prices in town. You can get new books...More

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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

I didn’t find all the books I was looking for, but it didn’t matter as I found lot of other books I wanted. Used and new both. Only thing missing is coffee shop, then I could spend whole day there.

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Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Went here after the Dublin Writers Museum hoping to find something old and special. Couldn’t find just the right thing, but not because they don’t have a big enough selection! The entire upstairs is devoted to secondhand books. There’s new and old intermixed and they’ve...More

Thank Cara C
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Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

I could spend hours browsing in the great shop in parnell St. Upstairs is full of second hand books and downstairs new. A book worm's heaven

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Reviewed 27 October 2017

A lot of classic books discounted here. Good prices on a lot of the art books too. If you can't find anything you like here, then you don't like to read.

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Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Always a fantastic place to go. Something for everyone can be found at reasonable prices from books to games and novelties that make fantastic presents. My sons favourite shop he spends hours here and is in heaven! Staff have always been helpful and it's never...More

Thank Frances D
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Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

My wife particularly liked this store. It has new books downstairs and a whole floor of used books upstairs. Nothing "first edition", but many interesting books across a wide spectrum of topics.

Thank Peter K
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Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

This place is huge and has a lot of amazing books. The prices are reasonable (2 to 10 euros) and they are quite diverse. I spent a good hour just browsing and I'm planning on going back there, just to admire the books.

Thank Daniel A
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Reviewed 3 January 2017

They have a great selection of new books on the ground floor. Many (not all) are very discounted. Probably the only shop where you will pick up a Hardback for 5 Euro. I usually have a look here before buying a book online as it...More

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Reviewed 22 December 2016

I've yet again just completed my shopping, last minute. I needed to find a certain book, and as always amazing customer service. They found exactly what I needed and when I asked for some other advice, they found someone with the knowledge and helped me...More

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