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Third Place Books

17171 Bothell Way NE, Lake Forest Park, WA 98155-4204
+1 206-366-3333
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Nice place to hang.

I’ve been coming here for years. Great place to kill city back and hang with friends, do some... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
mkirch1250
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Seattle, Washington
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Oodles of books, helpful staff and food court right next to it

If you need a book to read on a "rainy day" or on your travel to the Pacific Northwest, this is a... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
saulsnatsky
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Seattle, Washington
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2 weeks ago
“Nice place to hang.”
2 Oct 2017
“Oodles of books, helpful staff and food court right next to it”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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17171 Bothell Way NE, Lake Forest Park, WA 98155-4204
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been coming here for years. Great place to kill city back and hang with friends, do some homework, or play a game. They have a very large open seating area and several food options in the form of a small “food court”. I wouldn’t...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2017

If you need a book to read on a "rainy day" or on your travel to the Pacific Northwest, this is a great place to find books and magazines. There is a choice of foods right inside the building next to the book store for...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2017

I don't think there is a better bookstore in the region. I was able find very good books just looking uncompromisingly at the shelves.

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Reviewed 12 August 2017

First, I love it that there is always someone available to ask if you have a question at the bookstore, second I love that there is also a huge food court with several different kinds of food so everyone in the group is happy, and...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2016

Great place to find books - wonderful mixture of new and used books. Staff are great at finding a used copy for you if there is one on the shelves. Always have great selection. And there's comfy chairs to sit and look at the books....More

Thank Marcia M
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Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

I love the choice of new or a previously enjoyed by another all mixed together. Ir is fun to view the rare cases and take advantage of possible buy back for store credit.

Thank Marie L
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Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

A book haven with a friendly staff and a killer bakery. The gift shop has everything and more, love the magazine section! and the parking is plentiful. There's a "commons" area that is great for studying or meeting a friend for coffee with lots of...More

Thank beachfatty
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Reviewed 25 July 2016

If you're looking for a bookstore with charm yet an excellent selection, this is it. Many books, an enticing children's area, author events, all next to places to eat. SO you can browse, get hungry, fill your tummy, and come back to browse again. There's...More

Thank mekristin2
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Reviewed 4 May 2016

You could spend hours here, there is so much to see! New books, used books, gifts, calendars, and so much more. Can't find the book you need? Just ask at the main desk and they'll tell you if they have it or not. The employees...More

1  Thank ormbrek
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Reviewed 27 April 2016

I am a huge fan of independent bookstores, especially those that follow the Powell's model of new and used in the same shelves. Third Place offers a huge range of books across all interests, supported by a sharp and friendly staff. The store is on...More

1  Thank hfulghum
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