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Lovely place to visit

I often pop in for something new or an old treasure - the team are very helpful and knowledgeable... read more

Reviewed July 31, 2018
starships23
via mobile
Cool bookshop!

Was pleasantly surprised to find such a charming book shop hidden away. A great selection of new... read more

Reviewed May 26, 2018
hourman101
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Olney, United Kingdom
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31 Jul 2018
“Lovely place to visit”
26 May 2018
“Cool bookshop!”
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Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

I often pop in for something new or an old treasure - the team are very helpful and knowledgeable. Books can be ordered for next day if not in stock , which is fantastic We recommend visiting :-)

Thank starships23
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

I can't remember the exact month I visited, and it was probably nearer 2 years ago... I haven't been back since our last visit as the lady serving was completely miserable! Took mum kids to chose a book each in attempt to rally their reading....More

Thank Becky W
Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

Was pleasantly surprised to find such a charming book shop hidden away. A great selection of new books. More importantly though was the hidden back room filled with a broad range Of second hand books!

Thank hourman101
Reviewed December 4, 2017

Always a pleasure to visit this lovely bookshop; help and advice readily on hand; and the huge second-hand books section at the back is a treasure trove.

Thank TheNard
Reviewed July 12, 2017

a traditional bookshop.... yippee non of this multi space lets cover everything type store. Just a traditional old time book shop with excellent owners, feel free to browse around and ask questions.

Thank steve p
Reviewed March 1, 2017

A fantastically helpful shop. Brand new and second hand books available. If the book isn't in stock they will order it in for you promptly providing it is still in print.

Thank MarianWebb
Reviewed June 2, 2016

abook shop with both new and old books the old tomes are in the book barn out the back of the shop a diverse collection surely a book for every taste

Thank helviticus
Reviewed December 17, 2015 via mobile

It's great to have a bookshop in Bradford on Avon. The shop had a good stock and will order books in which arrive within a couple of days. The staff are helpful and friendly and don't intrude which makes browsing enjoyable. They have a decent...More

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Reviewed August 2, 2015

I've been a customer of the Ex-Libris Book Shop for over a decade. There's just something special about dropping in, having a natter, and being given really useful information to give your experience more depth. Alan

Thank AlanHaiku
Reviewed July 8, 2015

A lovely atmosphere in this shop. You can browse at leisure but also be assured of attention when needed. If you want to order a book they are very helpful and let you know when it has come in.

Thank karennewton1957
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