Kinokuniya Bookstore

123 Astronaut E S Onizuka St (upstairs at Weller Court Plaza)
Los Angeles, CA 90012
(213) 687-4480
11:00am - 8:00pm
11:00am - 8:00pm
11:00am - 8:00pm
11:00am - 8:00pm
11:00am - 8:00pm
11:00am - 8:00pm
11:00am - 8:00pm


  • Kinokuniya was originally a lumber and charcoal dealer in Yotsuya. After the Great Kanto Earthquake of 1923, the business was moved westward to Shinjuku where it was re-fashioned into a book store.
  • "The best way to spend a free afternoon is to browse the amazing selection of Japanese fashion magazines at this store." -Julia Chu
  • Don't bring your Japanese girlfriend here, she will never leave.
  • Get magazines from Japan, sometimes lower price than Asahiya :)
  • Awesome origami paper selection.
  • Huge pen selection!
  • Not sure now, but can get subscriptions to hard to find Japanese Magazines thru them. Just ask at the counter.
  • Great selection of Japanese magazines, which are worth checking out regardless of whether or not you can read them since Japanese magazines serve so many different niches.
  • Japanese bookstore with all the latest publications and more.
  • Awesome bookstore for mangas and pens! You know those Asian pens that have the thiniest point. Great selection.
  • Coming here made me want to learn how to read japanese. Also, to make more money because this place can be pricey.
  • Looking for specific books or manga? Just ask the counter and they can likely order it for you.
  • So many cute things to buy!! And amazing fashion magazines! (^^)
  • They have the cutest Japanese stationery. Awesome for writing letters.
  • Huge selection of pens!
  • Lots of kawaii niknaks, manga, books and art supplies.
  • Great selection of Japanese books and magazines! Manga!
  • Good manga section
  • Manga books, quality craftsmanship mechanival pencils, traditional japanese brushes, pens, and arrays of beautiful notebooks, Japanese fashion magazines, and everything Japanese, from weird to normal.
  • I love this store and go frequently, always gave something different

Nearby places

123 Astronaut E S Onizuka St (E 1st St)
123 Astronaut E S Onizuka St #303 (at San Pedro St)
319 E 2nd St Ste 103