2014 Award Winner: BEST Bookstore (Runner-Up)

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Harvard Book Store

Nominated for: BEST Bookstore

Harvard Book Store 1256 Massachusetts Ave Cambridge MA (617) 661-1515

Harvard Book Store is a unique and special place to shop—a locally owned, independently run Cambridge landmark since 1932. We are known for our extraordinary selection of new, used, and bargain books, a popular author event series, and a history of innovation—including local bike delivery and a book-making robot (capable of printing and binding any of millions of titles in minutes). Browse our shelves, book recommendations, and author calendar at harvard.com, and be sure to sign up for our weekly email newsletter for sales and event info!

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Awards

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58 Tips from Voters

Richard B. on June 15, 2013

Been the best for over 40 years.

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Aaron W. on June 14, 2013

New AND used, buy AND sell... and a great selection of cards too.

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Greg R. on June 26, 2014

One of the best book stores in the country. Great selection and, best of all, the people who work there actually know what they are talking about. Go!

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Carole B. on July 18, 2014

Great selection and special events. Check out the calendar for readings by nationally and internationally known authors.

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Rachael S. on June 24, 2014

A great atmosphere in the late evenings. Great line up of authors, very well informed and cheerful staff.

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Aaron W. on June 12, 2014

Check out the expanded cookbook section and the STELLAR event series.

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Heather G. on June 12, 2014

Fabulous staff, stellar events, impeccable selection.

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Jessie B. on June 11, 2014

Great reading series, excellent selection of books, and a well-curated selection of staff recommendations.

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Elizabeth D. on July 23, 2013

BEST employees! Smart, helpful and friendly

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James P. on July 22, 2013

Wisdom,communication with customers, keeping track...

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