Harvard Book Store

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Great store, great people. I am giving this place a very high rating for how they value their customer. Thank you so much for everything.

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Great store, great people. I am giving this place a very high rating for how they value their customer. Thank you so much for everything.

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The Harvard Bookstore is a weekly destination for me. (don't confuse this with The Harvard Coop, also in Harvard Square). The store's organization, friendly and helpful staff and connection it keeps with its frequent buyer program though emails, mailed newsletters, and weekly author events and speaker series makes this a rare gem of an independent bookstore. Upstairs, browse traditional categories and get 20% the top sellers (hard and paperback). Downstairs, find an immense collection of 'remainders', titles that didn't sell through for the Harvard classes, at deep discounts (typically $5.99-$10.99)along with a great collection of used books brought in by the local community (typically priced $3.50-$7.50). Around the store you'll find note cards featuring staff recommendations under titles you may have passed by were they not highlighted. Also, the store draws authors from around the globe for weekly lectures and book signings. You won't be disappointed, a booklovers heaven!!

5
★★★★★

The Harvard Bookstore is a weekly destination for me. (don't confuse this with The Harvard Coop, also in Harvard Square). The store's organization, friendly and helpful staff and connection it keeps with its frequent buyer program though emails, mailed newsletters, and weekly author events and speaker series makes this a rare gem of an independent bookstore. Upstairs, browse traditional categories and get 20% the top sellers (hard and paperback). Downstairs, find an immense collection of 'remainders', titles that didn't sell through for the Harvard classes, at deep discounts (typically $5.99-$10.99)along with a great collection of used books brought in by the local community (typically priced $3.50-$7.50). Around the store you'll find note cards featuring staff recommendations under titles you may have passed by were they not highlighted. Also, the store draws authors from around the globe for weekly lectures and book signings. You won't be disappointed, a booklovers heaven!!

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Harvard Bookstore is one of the best independent bookstores in Harvard Square. There are a few big rooms with a wide variety of books. You can find nearly anything here. There is a fantastic selection of books that are by smaller publishers that are somewhat harder to find in big chain stores. The best part of this store is the really great book readings and book signings that they offer.

5
★★★★★

Harvard Bookstore is one of the best independent bookstores in Harvard Square. There are a few big rooms with a wide variety of books. You can find nearly anything here. There is a fantastic selection of books that are by smaller publishers that are somewhat harder to find in big chain stores. The best part of this store is the really great book readings and book signings that they offer.

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Most of the bookstores are already brought by major store chains or driven out of business. Harvard Book Store is trying to remain competitive.

They bring in a lot of local authors for signings. Sometimes, the lines get very long.

There are really many good deals. You can pick a book here for even less than buying it online. I don't know how they do that, but it sounds good!

5
★★★★★

Most of the bookstores are already brought by major store chains or driven out of business. Harvard Book Store is trying to remain competitive.

They bring in a lot of local authors for signings. Sometimes, the lines get very long.

There are really many good deals. You can pick a book here for even less than buying it online. I don't know how they do that, but it sounds good!

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This is a great independent bookstore located in the heart of harvard square. They've been here since the 1960s and is not corporately owned. Sales people are helpful and their remainders section is top notch. Parking is non-existant.!

3
★★★☆☆

This is a great independent bookstore located in the heart of harvard square. They've been here since the 1960s and is not corporately owned. Sales people are helpful and their remainders section is top notch. Parking is non-existant.!

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If you like a great book selection with affordable prices to match, then take to redline over to harvard sqare and spend a couple of hours in this place. Harvard square, of course, is a great place to hang out.

4
★★★★☆

If you like a great book selection with affordable prices to match, then take to redline over to harvard sqare and spend a couple of hours in this place. Harvard square, of course, is a great place to hang out.

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I love the Harvard Bookstore. It is SO much more than your run-of-the-mill college bookstore. While you can purchase all sorts of Harvard memoribilia, you can also browse tons of books, magazines, musical selections, periodicals and more. More often than not, an author will come in for a reading and/or book signing. These are all open to the public, which is fantastic.

PROS: lots to buy, free readings and book signings
CONS: NONE

5
★★★★★

I love the Harvard Bookstore. It is SO much more than your run-of-the-mill college bookstore. While you can purchase all sorts of Harvard memoribilia, you can also browse tons of books, magazines, musical selections, periodicals and more. More often than not, an author will come in for a reading and/or book signing. These are all open to the public, which is fantastic.

PROS: lots to buy, free readings and book signings
CONS: NONE

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The Harvard Book Store is independent book seller, unafilliated with Harvard University. What's so great about this store is its selection of used and remainder books. It's easy to find great used books at very low prices. The remainders are awesome, brand new books, including history books and even full-cover beautiful art books, at cheap prices. They also offer random discounts on other books. Harvard Book Store has a membership card, and it pays off if you shop there a lot.

PROS: Awesome books, low prices
CONS: None

5
★★★★★

The Harvard Book Store is independent book seller, unafilliated with Harvard University. What's so great about this store is its selection of used and remainder books. It's easy to find great used books at very low prices. The remainders are awesome, brand new books, including history books and even full-cover beautiful art books, at cheap prices. They also offer random discounts on other books. Harvard Book Store has a membership card, and it pays off if you shop there a lot.

PROS: Awesome books, low prices
CONS: None

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Great selection, great bookstore. Occasionally they sell autographed copies of books from when the author came to visit. They also have an email mailing list.

5
★★★★★

Great selection, great bookstore. Occasionally they sell autographed copies of books from when the author came to visit. They also have an email mailing list.

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The Harvard Book Store is excellent. They have a massive selection of almost every kind of book. I particularly enjoy their art and architecture sections which provide quite an assortment of titles you won't find anywhere else in the area. And don't forget the used book and remainder section downstairs! Pretty good selection there as well and it will save you a bunch of money.

Watch out for the fact that the used book portion in the basement has different hours than the regular store

PROS: used and new books for cheap
CONS: none

5
★★★★★

The Harvard Book Store is excellent. They have a massive selection of almost every kind of book. I particularly enjoy their art and architecture sections which provide quite an assortment of titles you won't find anywhere else in the area. And don't forget the used book and remainder section downstairs! Pretty good selection there as well and it will save you a bunch of money.

Watch out for the fact that the used book portion in the basement has different hours than the regular store

PROS: used and new books for cheap
CONS: none

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This is one of my all-time favorite bookstore. The staff is very friendly and knowlegeable, the selection is great and there is an extensive basement with wonderful used books.

5
★★★★★

This is one of my all-time favorite bookstore. The staff is very friendly and knowlegeable, the selection is great and there is an extensive basement with wonderful used books.

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In addition to a thorough selection of important new releases and NYT Bestseller-type titles, Harvard Bookstore has a great selection of books in academic areas like literary criticism, classics, and political and social theory. (On the whole it's quite heavy on obscure University Press volumes, but that's part of it's duty as a bookstore serving a very intellectual neighborhood). It's also a good destination for used- or reduced-priced books: it has an extensive 'remainder' section where hardcovers awaiting their paperback issues are marked down, and a large bargain-books basement which is always getting new stuff in. I've found that as a book-lover and frequent book-buyer, it's *very* hard to stop in without picking up at least one new thing.

5
★★★★★

In addition to a thorough selection of important new releases and NYT Bestseller-type titles, Harvard Bookstore has a great selection of books in academic areas like literary criticism, classics, and political and social theory. (On the whole it's quite heavy on obscure University Press volumes, but that's part of it's duty as a bookstore serving a very intellectual neighborhood). It's also a good destination for used- or reduced-priced books: it has an extensive 'remainder' section where hardcovers awaiting their paperback issues are marked down, and a large bargain-books basement which is always getting new stuff in. I've found that as a book-lover and frequent book-buyer, it's *very* hard to stop in without picking up at least one new thing.

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Probably one of my favorite places in the world. Here you can find both used and new books, and a fantastic selection of both. The service is great (my cousin works there, so I'm a little biased) and the atmosphere is quite nice. The new books are priced according to the manufacturer, but the used books are quite inexpensive.

5
★★★★★

Probably one of my favorite places in the world. Here you can find both used and new books, and a fantastic selection of both. The service is great (my cousin works there, so I'm a little biased) and the atmosphere is quite nice. The new books are priced according to the manufacturer, but the used books are quite inexpensive.

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This is a great bookstore with frequent signings and reading by authors. The downstairs is filled with a constantly changing selectionof used books (which are marked to half of the original sale price). The upstairs is filled with the latest new books. You can also get a frequent buyer card or order online.

5
★★★★★

This is a great bookstore with frequent signings and reading by authors. The downstairs is filled with a constantly changing selectionof used books (which are marked to half of the original sale price). The upstairs is filled with the latest new books. You can also get a frequent buyer card or order online.

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