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Kinokuniya Bookstore

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391 Orchard Road Ngee Ann City Floor 03 Unit 09 15 10 | Takashimaya Shopping Centre, Singapore 238872, Singapore
+65 6737 5021
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My must go place in Singapore

Kinokuniya at Takashimaya is the place that I always go to whenever am in Singapore. Can always... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
TaniaKansil
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Jakarta
via mobile
Bookworm heaven

Probably the best english bookstore in south east asia, or even asia. There are no more borders or... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
bcheong
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Singapore, Singapore
via mobile
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391 Orchard Road Ngee Ann City Floor 03 Unit 09 15 10 | Takashimaya Shopping Centre, Singapore 238872, Singapore
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"book lovers"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Kinokuniya at Takashimaya is the place that I always go to whenever am in Singapore. Can always find the book for me or my kid. The size of the store is also huge, making it fun to roam around. Hope to visit soon. TK@2018

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Probably the best english bookstore in south east asia, or even asia. There are no more borders or barnes & noble standing They have everything here. They have sell dinosaur eggs, kid you not. And since it's from japan, they have a good selection of...More

Thank bcheong
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

You need to allocate 3 hours at the very least out of your visit to Singapore to visit this bookstore which has the largest range of books I have ever seen. It is set out so well the only problem you have is deciding how...More

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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Kinokuniya at Ngee Ann City, Orchard Road, is book lovers heaven. If you love books, set an alarm or you could find that you’ve spent more hours than you’d planned browsing the amazing selection. You have been warned. Remember to bring your passport if you...More

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Reviewed 7 November 2017

If you're in Singapore but you only have time for one bookstore, come here. Check out the local Singaporean literature available here; you can get those Western titles back home. Also, tourists get 15% off book purchases with the tourist privilege booklet you can obtain...More

2  Thank synicalrules
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Reviewed 21 October 2017

This bookstore is conveniently located in Orchard Road, and has a great selection of books of both local and international interest, on a large variety of topics. One can spend hours browsing the books; and afterwards can sit at the cafe inside the bookshop. On...More

Thank withtheblues
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

This is the place for you bookworms. It contains everything (book-wise). Collection from cooking books to comics. From Asterix to Handmaid's Tale. They also have collections in Japanese language (I don't speak Japanese, so I only know there are Mangas) The book store is in...More

1  Thank noppilog
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Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

I generally visit Kinokuniya Takashimaya; these people have everything and what I like the most is the service is very good makes me remember Japan Kinokuniya. It's a great place where you can find almost everything in therms of books. I visit this place maybe...More

Thank AnaMariaRb
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Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

This bookshop is located on the fourth floor of Ngee Ann City along Orchard Road. It is a mini heaven for book lovers and has the widest range of books in this city state of Singapore. You can find literally thousands of books of any...More

Thank JamesKMTan
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Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

This is heaven for bibliophiles and book lovers. It is located on the fourth floor of Ngee Ann City Shopping centre. It has the biggest collection of all manner and types of books. I love the comic and travel sections which is so huge. You...More

Thank James T
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Heather E
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Response from JamesKMTan | Reviewed this property |
I believe you can. Just bring that catalogue from the shelf to the customer service counter and they will open it for you.
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