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Moe's Books

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If you like books, you’ll love Moe’s

Book heaven. On a par with Strand Books in New York. Excellent selection of second hand books all... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jeremy s
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London
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Excellent book store

Wandering around Berkely for the day we stumbled into Moe's. We were able to check our luggage so... read more

Reviewed August 7, 2018
dr_foucault
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Milwaukee
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Book heaven. On a par with Strand Books in New York. Excellent selection of second hand books all reasonably priced.

Thank jeremy s
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

Wandering around Berkely for the day we stumbled into Moe's. We were able to check our luggage so we could freely roam. When in Rome, roam. Multiple levels of print goodness. Great friendly staff. Worth a visit anytime.

Thank dr_foucault
Reviewed July 22, 2018

Four floors of books, books, books. If you love reading as much as I do, plan to stay for a spell! Used books interspersed as well.

Thank sazoram
Reviewed March 6, 2018

Moe's is a great bookstore! As so many of the once great bookstores in the Bay Area have closed, Moe's has emerged as one of the last remaining BEST places to shop for books. Moe's is a multi-level establishment. When you look in the door...More

1  Thank Scott S
Reviewed December 30, 2017

Four floors of books to browse of many categories. Used books purchased were nearly like new. Sizeable collection of sheet music. You can feel the history here. Stop in and buy something so they can stay in business forever. An E-book is not the same...More

Thank Christine H
Reviewed June 12, 2017 via mobile

This place is huge and was around during the 1969 protests (see the pictures inside). Berkeley is worth a visit if you're in SF or nearby and this shop is a highlight for book lovers.

Thank Keith H
Reviewed September 5, 2016

Moe's is Berkeley's answer to Powell's City of Books in Portland. While not as large, it is well organized and has 4 levels of books on just about any subject you would want to find. Quiet and well lighted, it is a delight to browse...More

1  Thank Helen S
Reviewed January 18, 2016

I loved the second-hand section in particular. I found this place to be wonderful because it's reasonably priced, modest and has a wonderful, cosy feel. I picked up a copy of The Shock Doctrine, because their politics selection is WONDERFUL! Calling all bookworms to Moe's!

Thank jfoxe
Reviewed September 8, 2015

Great place to browse for old, used books. They also have new books. A good place to look for "Lonely Planet" books.

Thank Sally B
Reviewed August 13, 2015

We've been coming here since we were Cal undergrads in the late 60s. It hasn't changed much other than, sadly, Moe's passing in 1997. Moe's remains our most favorite independent bookseller in the country. Moe's got even better when it began selling new and used...More

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