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D's Books

240 79, Street | Chaktomuk, Phnom Penh 12000, Cambodia
+855 12 726 355
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Phnom Penh better than Siem Reap store

A great place to grab a second hand book for the long drive or simply to chill out and... read more

Reviewed 4 February 2017
Dara-Khmer
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Melbourne, Australia
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Great place for hunt a book you want. Secondhand book which is every affordable. Love the place and... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2016
chanto c
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D's Books - real book shops for all book lovers! Our shops offer a huge selection of best sellers, classics, biographies, modern literature, sci-fi, kid's books, comics, and many other genres, in a variety of languages. We specialise in 2nd hand books, and offer buy/trade for our customers.
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  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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240 79, Street | Chaktomuk, Phnom Penh 12000, Cambodia
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+855 12 726 355
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Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

A great place to grab a second hand book for the long drive or simply to chill out and read Friendly staff and often they buy back the books for 1-2 dollars Siem Reap store didn't have as Much depth on titles and the Phnom...More

1  Thank Dara-Khmer
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Great place for hunt a book you want. Secondhand book which is every affordable. Love the place and you can also enjoy coffee while reading your new book. Located on a cultural street where you can find many souvenir shop.

Thank chanto c
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Having spent the last few months travelling through second-hand bookshops in the region, I can only say that D's books could be so much better. So much potential. The space is in a good location in tourist central. Normally I go into these places and...More

Thank Discovering_the_new
Reviewed 12 August 2016

Not too happy with their prices. I've seen the same books and half the price elsewhere.Worth a look if you're in the area.

Thank Stevie510
Reviewed 12 July 2016

D's Books is a used book store on Street 240. They have a large selection of second hand books on many topics, mostly in English and French but they do have some books in German and Spanish. Many good fiction and non-fiction titles but the...More

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

This book shop is on street 240 just past the junction where you can see the monument. The book shop is full of all kinds of books, very old classics to horrors to fantasy to rom-com books. You have to look closely and hunt around...More

Thank Katie P
Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

I can't comment on wether the prices are too high as I've not seen other book shops. It's located on a nice street with some nice shops around and a handy ATM nearby. I expected used books, not glossy new books. I bought four books,...More

Thank Nik La L
Reviewed 8 September 2015 via mobile

The prices here are too high. There is a decent selection of books but most are in poor condition and cost at least $7. There are cheaper bookshops elsewhere.

Thank Amy P
Reviewed 24 April 2015

Prices need to come down! Paid way over the top for a 2010 popular novel. But good, extensive range of titles to choose from if you don't mind spending a little more than usual.

1  Thank Dara D
Reviewed 2 February 2015

Went to Siem Reap branch and bought a large paperback. Took it back and they wouldn't buy it back as they said the book was too big to go on the shelves! Also looking for a travel guide for Thailand, had a ten year old...More

Thank MariaPete
John M, Manager at D's Books, responded to this reviewResponded 4 February 2015

Thank you for your review. Despite many people's misconceptions about used book stores, we are under no obligation to accept books back, and as a policy we do not buy or trade any over-sized paperbacks. Had your book been an 'A-size' or 'Trade' paperback we...More

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Response from Richard M | Reviewed this property |
Most books seem to sell for $3 - $6 each.
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