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Green Apple Books

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Address: 506 Clement St. at Sixth Ave., Richmond District, San Francisco, CA
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+1 415-387-2272
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10:00 - 22:30
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Sun - Thu 10:00 - 22:30
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This well-known used bookstore carries a wide variety of titles to suit all...

This well-known used bookstore carries a wide variety of titles to suit all tastes.

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Best bookstore in San Frisco

You will cream your jeans when you first go in there and see all the awesome books for you to read. So kicky and fun!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 31 December 2016
Alzor S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

You will cream your jeans when you first go in there and see all the awesome books for you to read. So kicky and fun!

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Thank Alzor S
PeteMulvihill, Owner at Green Apple Books, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review. We appreciate you spreading the Green Apple love. More 

Phoenix
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

A friend of mine brought me here while I was visiting. We had a dog with us and the staff let us bring him inside. Once inside, they each took turns playing with the puppy. My friend was trying to introduce me to s new book series but they didn't have the book she was looking for. Even so, they... More 

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Thank David D
Flint, Michigan, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

A really wonderful bookstore. Great prices. Excellent children's section. Cool art for sale from local artists.

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Thank Tristin H
PeteMulvihill, Owner at Green Apple Books, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review. We appreciate you sharing your positive experience. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Our next destination was Green Apple Books on Clement St. I try to visit a bookstore anywhere we go and I had added this stop early on. I later found a Groupon for $20 for $40, a rarity for a bookstore, I was quite pleased. Green Apple Books is a great used bookstore with an extensive inventory. I rarely find... More 

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Thank Christopher R
Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

My favorite section is the used or recently read one. All the latest books at half price. Next door are vinyls , CDs , DVDs , paperbacks...the works . Not to be missed.

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Thank Andrew T
PeteMulvihill, Owner at Green Apple Books, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review Green Apple. We appreciate your great review. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

I love green apple books they have great books whenever we visit we always stop in the green apple boon store and look at the books

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Thank Emily N
PeteMulvihill, Owner at Green Apple Books, responded to this review

Thanks for the support and fine review. We appreciate it! More 

Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

When you enter this shop you find yourself in two aisles of books displayed with their front faces out and often with little handwritten notes beside them. These books are usually newly published and have been selected by someone or several someones who really are sensitive to the latest word on all sorts of different topics, from quantum mechanics to... More 

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PeteMulvihill, Owner at Green Apple Books, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review. More 

Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

A great place for books in San Francisco. We are from Australia and love the vast range of books available in the USA. Green Apple satisfied our book desires during our visit to the USA in July. Highly recommended! 😊

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Thank Lucas_Brisbane
PeteMulvihill, Owner at Green Apple Books, responded to this review

Thanks for dropping in and, especially, for sharing your love of the store on Trip Advisor! More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016

Green Apple Books has a relatively new second location on 9th Avenue between Irving and Golden Gate Park. It's the best book shop in the neighborhood.

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PeteMulvihill, Owner at Green Apple Books, responded to this review

Thanks for the warm review! More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016

Part of why I've wanted to visit San Francisco is because of one of my favorite book series, The Spellman Files. We saw this as a recommendation on Trip Advisor and went and IT WAS HEAVEN. I could have stayed for hours, the selection was incredible and the books were in great condition. if you love books, I promise you... More 

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Thank Anna T
PeteMulvihill, Owner at Green Apple Books, responded to this review

Thanks for the five-star review! We're glad you liked our shop. More 

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