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Barnes & Noble

33 E 17th St, Union Square, New York City, NY 10003-2005
+1 212-253-0810
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1 of the remaining few

Thanks to amazon, barnes & noble is becoming a dinosaur. I still like to go to physical bookstores... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
bcheong
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Singapore, Singapore
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One of the better book stores

Probably better than the nearby Strand Books for best sellers and new releases, it has a huge range... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2018
RonWamberal
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Sydney, Australia
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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33 E 17th St, Union Square, New York City, NY 10003-2005
Flatiron District
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks to amazon, barnes & noble is becoming a dinosaur. I still like to go to physical bookstores for my books though. There's another store on 5th avenue. I suppose there were scores or dozens in NY in the past

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Reviewed 1 May 2018

Probably better than the nearby Strand Books for best sellers and new releases, it has a huge range of both fiction and non fiction and good regular author nights. Easy to relax here and wile away an hour or two. You'd be hard pressed not...More

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Reviewed 7 April 2018

ive never been to a barnes and noble so i was amazed when i entered it. if youre looking for books and big discounts this is it

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

This Barnes and Noble book store is housed in a lovely building and has a huge selection for all. We always find a book when we stop by.

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Reviewed 19 November 2017

Came back after close to 20 years. The vibe of the place has not changed! This is an amazing bookstore! Just to peruse and even just to absorb the atmosphere is worth a visit.

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Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Amazingly huge amounts of books and knowledge the staff were generous and kind and helped me to find my book. I only wish I could have stayed longer.

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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for a book, a notepad, an audiobook, a coffee, music, bluray you will definitely find your happiness in such a great bookstore. My husband spend hours in The alleys so The coffee inside to enjoy free wifi.

Thank Nathalie P
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Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Loved visiting this book store. As a former librarian, I was truly in heaven on the first floor. The second floor was full of toys which, as a grandmother, cost me a few dollars. And the third floor was where I found magazines I wanted....More

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Reviewed 15 July 2017

We have spent two hours in this lovely place. Read books and bought books. There were all kinds of books to enjoy it. There was a starbucks inside but all the chairs were full. Must visit place in NYC

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Reviewed 25 May 2017

Good to know there are still book stores like this one With the same style as always, Barnes & Noble is the place to find almost every book you look for, and to teach your children to like reading

Thank metorresf
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