Magers & Quinn Booksellers

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Details
3038 Hennepin Ave (at 31st St W)
Minneapolis, MN 55408
(612) 822-4611
Bookstore
Hours
Mon–Thu, Sun: 10:00 AM–10:00 PM Fri–Sat: 10:00 AM–11:00 PM

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  • Voted as the 2010 Best Used Bookstore in City Pages, the stock of used books is not only massive, its diverse and well chosen.
  • They have a great collection of Minnesota postcards! Best I've seen in any gift store.
  • Maybe the best used book store in the Twin Cities! Plus it's next to Amazing Thailand and their Tom Yum Soup!
  • Get lost in here.
  • Is way bigger on the inside than it looks from the outside... very cool little book stop, though pales in comparison to Powell's City of Books (Portland, OR)
  • Simply the best bookstore in town with the most knowledgeable staff! And, they always bring in great writers on their tours.
  • For your first time here, start at the back and walk the stacks to get the lay of the land.
  • There are not enough well stocked independent booksellers like this anymore.
  • Magers & Quinn was voted Best Used Bookstore in City Pages, 2012! Beside the vast selection and friendly staff, there offer amazing reading and discussion programs.
  • Browse the shelves in this huge independent book store for new and used books. Also stop in for frequent book readings/signings by local authors.
  • They have one of the coolest designer notebooks for categorizing projects. Cute. Quiet. Wish they had coffee.
  • Long live independent bookstores! Sometimes, you'll get lucky and stumble upon a reading. Stay and listen even if you've never heard of the author!
  • Wonderful book selection. Definitely pay attention to their facebook page to find out about author events.
  • Great book store.
  • The BEST bookstore! I can stay here for hours!!!
  • Can bring your old books in to sell.
  • Be prepared to spend hours wandering among this beautiful bookstore. Used and new books mixed together on the shelves. Also, Very helpful staff if you are looking for something rare.
  • The most friendly and helpful staff ever I love this place!
  • This is an excellent bookshop, on par with Powell's (though smaller!), and Strand (though closer!).
  • Expansive and affordable selection of books on film, and lots of hard to find comics!

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