Bookstore - 2016 Winners

Published Jun 23, 2016

Extra, extra, read all about it. Where do you pick up your favorite reads?

2016 Winner

1. The Book Oasis

Voters Love

"Whenever I think of an author, or one of their 'hard-to-find' books I go to the Book Oasis. Chances are they have it. My..."  via Geo C.

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311 Main St Stoneham MA 02180
2016 Runner-Up

2. Brookline Booksmith

Voters Love

"Coolidge Corner would not be the same without Brookline Booksmith. To me, a great bookstore needs to do three things well..." 

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279 Harvard St Brookline MA 02446
2016 Finalist

3. Porter Square Books

Voters Love

"Porter Square Books is stuck in the middle of a bland strip mall, but it's a gem of an independently owned bookstore. The..." 

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25 White Street Cambridge MA 02140
2016 Finalist

4. Trident Booksellers & Cafe

Voters Love

"Best bookstore in town by far. Love the offbeat selection of books and cards, and the cafe has outstanding food. Must be so..."  via Damian R.

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338 Newbury St Boston MA 02115
2016 Finalist

5. Harvard Book Store

Voters Love

"Not all book stores are created equally. The Harvard Book Store has a great thing going with an unbeatable location, great..." 

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1256 Massachusetts Ave Cambridge MA 02138
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