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Friends of the Camarillo Library Bookstore

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Address: 4101 Las Posas Rd, Camarillo, CA 93010-2539
Phone Number: +1 805-388-5275
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Excellent selection of gently used, and sometimes new, books. Well priced. They also carry DVDs, some VHS tapes and I believe I've seen a few puzzles. A wonderful affordable book... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 29 July 2015
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Camarillo, California
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Camarillo, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015

We've been using this place for more than 15 years. Sometimes you don't find anything good, other times you find books you've wanted, and never expected to find there. They also appreciate it if you give them advice on categorizing a book for them, as they are not conversant with everything. We buy books, read them, and if they aren't... More 

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Camarillo, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2015

Excellent selection of gently used, and sometimes new, books. Well priced. They also carry DVDs, some VHS tapes and I believe I've seen a few puzzles. A wonderful affordable book store with helpful, friendly staff.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2013

This Friends of he Camarillo Library Bookstore is located in the same building as the Camarillo Library. The store has large selection of used books for adults and children. The perfect place to buy used books. There is a coffee shop in the same building.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2013 via mobile

This is a must visit when visiting the library! The prices are unbelievable!! I bought Harry Potter # 6 & 7 in hardcover for $2 each! They would have cost $65 in a bookstore! Plan on being there a while in order to search for literary treasures!

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Camarillo, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2013

It's the first place I go when I'm looking for a book. Can't beat the prices and the volunteers are very friendly.

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Camarillo, Ca
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2013

This is a hidden GEM of this community. Well organized stacks of books donated by a very literate community. Current best sellers to diamond find reference books. A current hard bound will set you back $2.00. The shelves are continually renewed as the regular customers return the books they have purchased after they have read the books. Also paperbacks, audio... More 

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Camarillo, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2013

A library of gently used books is a nice place to visit. I like mystery and there is always a good supply. The Volunteers who run the shop are very helpful. The books are priced fairly and if you don't find what you want you are just steps away from the front entrance of the library. You also may want... More 

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Camarillo, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2013 via mobile

In addition to the beautiful library Camarillo has an excellent bookstore. Other cities have a Barnes and noble, Camarillo has thebFriends of the Library Bookstore. It is a shop the keeps giving. The books are fairly priced and I can have a cup of coffee while enjoying the books.

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Somis, CA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2013

I stop by at least once a week & can always find something, at A Great price! All workers are volunteers, and are very nice! Store stays open late on Thursday (7pm)

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Flagstaff, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2013

Got to be the most expensive impressive library next to the one in DC. We went in just to print a copy and had to tour the whole thing. Done in Spanish style architecture it was beautiful. I thought I was walking into an exclusive club. I will visit this library on my next trip

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