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Gallery Bookshop & Bookwinkle's Children's Books

Main, Kasten Streets, Mendocino, CA
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I could spend hours here

Wonderful independent bookstore with very knowledgeable and helpful staff. Great selection and... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2017
Mary G
Dallas, Texas
Gallery Bookstore, Mendocino

This bookstore is awesome and not just for books - calendar selection is amazing every time, even... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Walnut Creek, California
via mobile
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This bookstore caters to adults and children.
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good25%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Main, Kasten Streets, Mendocino, CA
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

Wonderful independent bookstore with very knowledgeable and helpful staff. Great selection and helpful recommendations. Staff was skilled at asking me insightful questions to help guide their recommendations.

Thank Mary G
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

This bookstore is awesome and not just for books - calendar selection is amazing every time, even Celtic acessories and socks! I try to stop here every time I visit Mendo!

Thank AmyKahn
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Fun book store with lots of other neat items including a nice selection of cards. A little surprised not to see any of Donald Bain's Murder She Wrote books on the shelves.

Thank livinglife4
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

This is a good ole fashioned book store, with staff picks and a friendly staff. In a world of digital everything, this is a great reminder of the importance and pleasure of holding a real book in your hand and the smell of the print...More

Thank legsbell
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Of all the shops on Main Street, Gallery Books is the place to go for a taste of Mendocino community. This is the real deal, where one can browse shelves of thoughtfully selected books, many with handwritten reviews provided by staff and regular customers. Locals...More

Thank Northcoast_Flyer
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Did you travel to the north coast and forget your reading material? Stop by this excellent bookstore— it has a great selection of books for serious readers (non-fiction, fiction, history, cookbooks, nature/travel, kids, and much more) and other things too. Or buy books there to...More

Thank kada09
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Small town bookstore. Good for where it is but limited selection. I like food books. They have a few.

Thank Alzor S
Reviewed 29 December 2016

This is a great little bookstore right in town. Very nice staff and a good selection of books, calendars, etc...

Thank kalin f
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Excellent, diverse, independent bookstore. Bought way too many books that are being shipped home. Helpful staff@

Thank pamaladlarsen
Reviewed 19 September 2016

We get up to Mendocino about twice a year and we really love this bookstore. It's a lovely place to browse and loiter and has great books, nicknacks, cards, calendars, etc.

Thank Sue D
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