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All three of us loved this shop. We visited twice during our week long stay in NY. Browsing through... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
Bristol, United Kingdom
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book off had a huge variety of many games, books, and random items too. you can go there with at... read more

Reviewed June 26, 2018
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49 W 45th St, New York City, NY 10036-4603
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Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

All three of us loved this shop. We visited twice during our week long stay in NY. Browsing through the books, CDs and comics was fun and we all found some great stuff. Best collection of second hand CDs to riffle through that I’ve seen...More

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Reviewed June 26, 2018

book off had a huge variety of many games, books, and random items too. you can go there with at lease 15 dollars and come out with a retro console and books. everything there had a starting price from 50 cents and up. every time...More

Thank kris j
Reviewed April 17, 2018

I'm an avid book collector and wasn't disappointed, there is an array of books covering all aspects of the spectrum. Most were decently priced. I was disappointed with the prices of the dvd's and Blu-ray's, I thought they would be cheaper, I can get them...More

Thank Neil N
Reviewed February 27, 2018 via mobile

Bookoff was a pleasant surprise! My husband and I always go to bookstores when we are on a trip. We were so surprised to find out they also sell music, DVD's, video games, etc. There is a large selection of books to choose from, with...More

Thank CaitlinMarie85
Reviewed February 14, 2018

Huge selection of used books, DVDs, and other media. It has a lot of items in the store, but it does not seem crowded. The store is well light, categories are well laid out, and there is freedom to roam the store to find the...More

Thank travelinggiant
Reviewed November 15, 2017

Not your usual dimly lit junk shop, Bookoff is bright, modern, efficiently run, and sells only quality stuff. We've been coming for almost two decades and used to visit their prior location.

Thank JamesF4886
Reviewed October 3, 2017

Every trip we take, we bring a relevant book back with us. We always search out a random bookstore and luckily Bookoff was our random stop in NYC. The book we found was written in Spanish and about Manhattan and only cost a $1 -...More

Thank CoastalCode
Reviewed March 28, 2017

My friend discovered this store when looking at NYC bookstores online, and as a huge manga fan and Japanese learner, she desperately wanted to go so I agreed. I am a Young Adult reader and found their selection to be good, but a little small,...More

Thank EmmaFerrier
Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

I wasn't interested in the CD/DVDs or the graphic novels but the wall of $1 books got me. I stopped at 3 but if I lived here I'd have been in big trouble! This is a big clean well-organized store with helpful staff and a...More

Thank andthenmakesoup
Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

Since the moment I stepped inside I couldn't believe my eyes. They had deals of books for $1! For $2 even. And whatever the price of the book they always had a better deal to offer. I could see they had a lot of normal...More

Thank Karla A
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hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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