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A fine bookshop, you would find it hard to leave after a while. You could be engrossed in all the books.... More »
I must have bought over 200 books at this shop over the last 25 years or so, including lots of biligual dictionaries at half-price and superseded editions of Rough Guide travel books. In... More »
These guys never answer there phone ive tried to call loads of times to find out opening times but they seem lame... More »
Brian Jordan have provided me with informed, efficient and fast service whether the request has been for run of the mill or particularly unusual/ out of print. If you require a fast, professional... More »
Borders is awsome because the staff are amazing especially a dark haired girl called hannah and i light haired girl on the top floor called Bianca. they are both really helpful and know... More »
The shop is ace, the staff are fantastic and the childrens area in particular is well stocked and entertaining.... More »
Not really a "book" shop (although there are some in there!) This is really a relatively well stocked (especially DVDs) "adult" shop!!! Run by a friendly bloke who is more than happy to... More »
I was a student at Cambridge in the 90s and found Galloway & Porter an incredible bookstore. The latest titles for far less than anywhere else. In fact new and recent... More »
Dear sir, please send me a copy of CAMBRIDGE INTERNATIONAL BOOK CENTRE ELT 2006 CATALOGUE. THANK YOU. BEST REGARDS. YOURS FAITHFULLY, MR.DARKO OSTOJIC PRIMARY ELT TEACHER KRALJA PETRA I 99 STREET 78240 CELINAC REPUBLIC OF SRPSKA BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA... More »
If your a book lover than here is the place to go! They may be second hand and damage but that doesnt stop anybody from reading a good old book. If you are one... More »
I bought a map called: "Diev et mon droit" of Cambridgeshire part of Norfolk with all the armes of colleges Vniuerliti. Can you tell me something about the history. At the back it... More »
I have dealt with these chaps over the internet to buy legal books for some time. The service is prompt and reliable.... More »
Just read your reviews about our Cambridge store - you're spot on we have the product but not the right look! Check out our store in Bedford at 30 St Loyes St to... More »
I guess as there is such a wide range of stuff in this shop it does well to catch the eye if you're 50+. However, I rekon they should open another wesley owen... More »
Borders is a great shop, I would recommend to anyone trying to purchase books, film, magazines or music it is basically an all in one shop. BRILLIANT! And its the only shop in... More »
If you wish to buy published music from a shop where people realy know the subject, and where they put themselves out to help make the busy musician's life easier, then Brian Jordan's... More »
Heffers has a cheap and cheerful selection of videos to hire. Although they only have one copy of each film (including new releases), I've never minded waiting a couple of days or just... More »
Although London has many good bookshops I highly recommend the trip up the M11 to Cambridge for a visit. I'm yet to find a shop in London which can compete on their... More »
An amazing shop with helpful staff. The warehouse book sales are just fantastic. I would recommend any student to try Galloway and Porter before buying elsewhere, their prices on academic books are unbeatable. Many... More »
The decor and layout of this shop makes me feel embarrassed to be seen in it. Beige is the colour and plenty of it, its drab, 60's and feels as though it should... More »
Thank you for fixing the locks!... More »
Although this place doesn't have the liveliest of staff its the only decent print music shop in Cambridge and it fits the old architechture of the city in its style of business, receipts... More »
My favourite bookshop in Cambridge. It has an excellent display of political books, and the folk at the customer orders are really helpful. The events it organises with authors demonstrate their... More »
Really friendly service, and a really good range of books and music for such a small shop! They have been particularly good at recommending interesting biographies to me in the past.... More »
by stuart Excellent value for used and new , yes new books plus a large selection of computer books. You may go to Heffers or Waterstones but you will come back to... More »
This shop has now been relocated to the expanded Heffers Bookshop in the Grafton Centre, Heffers Bookshop at 20 Trinity Street now also holds a range of Children's Books.... More »
Heffers have been the main players in Cambridge bookselling for over 100 years and their shop still offers all the elements that make for a good bookshop - nice ambience, helpful staff, and... More »
Go downstairs, its the best fiction bookshop I have ever found!! Galloway & Porter has a huge range of fiction, mostly in stylish newly published editions, all at Â£2. You may spend some... More »
For several months, on occasion, I have noticed that both cubicles in the gents toilets at Borders do not have a lock. Clearly the management of Borders saw the need for toilets in such... More »
Borders is absolutely GIGANTIC. Easily the biggest book shop in Cambridge. Has a childrens play area too, where they read stories to the kids, and a Starbucks Cafe for those who like that... More »
Forbidden Planet is great! Its the best place to go in Cambridge if your into Sci-fi and Fantasy and they have a huge selection of collectables like figurines, posters, comics and videos, not... More »
Excellent value. I have picked up many O'reilly computer books from Galloway and Porter for Â£5 each. The same books are on sale in Heffers and Borders for around Â£30. Well worth... More »
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