Bookstore - Best of 2012

Published Nov 19, 2012

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

2012 Winner

1. Smiley's Books

Voters Love

"Have visited this establishment at its first and latest location. Ambiance and service are great. No rush, wonderful..." via Rudy B.

Find It
940 East Dominguez, Suite K Carson CA 90746
  • Smiley's Books, Shopping, Bookstore, 940 East Dominguez, Suite K Carson CA 90746
    Nominee for: Bookstore
    940 East Dominguez, Suite K, Carson, CA
  • Book Soup, Shopping, Bookstore, 8818 W Sunset Blvd West Hollywood CA 90069
    Nominee for: Bookstore
    8818 W Sunset Blvd, West Hollywood West Hollywood, CA
  • Bodhi Tree Bookstore, Shopping, Bookstore, 8585 Melrose Ave West Hollywood CA 90069
    Nominee for: Bookstore
    8585 Melrose Ave, West Hollywood West Hollywood, CA
  • Iliad Book Shop, Shopping, Bookstore, 5400 Cahuenga Blvd North Hollywood North Hollywood CA 91601
    Nominee for: Bookstore
    5400 Cahuenga Blvd, North Hollywood North Hollywood, CA
  • Vroman's, Shopping, Bookstore, 695 E Colorado Blvd Pasadena CA 91101
    Nominee for: Bookstore
    695 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena Pasadena, CA
  • Skylight Books, Shopping, Bookstore, 1818 N Vermont Ave Los Angeles CA 90027
    Nominee for: Bookstore
    1818 N Vermont Ave, Griffith Park/Los Feliz Los Angeles, CA
  • The Last Bookstore, Shopping, Bookstore, 453 S Spring St Central City Los Angeles CA 90013
    Nominee for: Bookstore
    453 S Spring St, Downtown Los Angeles, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Bookstore
    6562 Hollywood Blvd, Hollywood Hollywood, CA
  • Children's Book World, Shopping, Bookstore, 10580 1/2 W Pico Blvd Los Angeles CA 90064
    Nominee for: Bookstore
    10580 1/2 W Pico Blvd, West Los Angeles Los Angeles, CA
  • Dark Delicacies, Shopping, Bookstore, 3512 W Magnolia Blvd Burbank Burbank CA 91505
    Nominee for: Bookstore
    3512 W Magnolia Blvd, Burbank Burbank, CA
  • Portrait of a Bookstore, Shopping, Bookstore, 4360 Tujunga Ave Los Angeles CA 91604
    Nominee for: Bookstore
    4360 Tujunga Ave, Studio City Los Angeles, CA
  • Mysteries to Die For, Shopping, Bookstore, 2940 E Thousand Oaks Blvd Thousand Oaks CA 91362
    Nominee for: Bookstore
    2940 E Thousand Oaks Blvd, Thousand Oaks, CA
  • Village Book Shop, Shopping, Bookstore, 125 N Glendora Ave Glendora CA 91741
    Nominee for: Bookstore
    125 N Glendora Ave, Glendora, CA
  • Brand Bookshop, Shopping, Bookstore, 231 N Brand Blvd Glendale Glendale CA 91203
    Nominee for: Bookstore
    231 N Brand Blvd, Glendale Glendale, CA
  • Cultura Latina, Shopping, Bookstore, 4125 Norse Way Long Beach CA 90808
    Nominee for: Bookstore
    4125 Norse Way, Long Beach Long Beach, CA
  • The Cook's Library, Shopping, Bookstore, 8373 W 3rd St Mid-City West Los Angeles CA 90048
    Nominee for: Bookstore
    8373 W 3rd St, Mid-City West Los Angeles, CA
  • Imix Bookstore, Shopping, Bookstore, 5052 Eagle Rock Blvd Los Angeles CA 90041
    Nominee for: Bookstore
    5052 Eagle Rock Blvd, Eagle Rock Los Angeles, CA
  • Hi De Ho Comics, Arts & Entertainment Arts and Entertainment Fashion Shopping, Art Gallery Bookstore Children's Gifts Comics Gift Shop Urban Apparel Video and DVD, 525 Santa Monica Blvd Santa Monica CA 90401
    Nominee for: Bookstore
    525 Santa Monica Blvd, Santa Monica Santa Monica, CA
  • Arundel Books, Shopping, Bookstore, 8380 Beverly Blvd Los Angeles CA 90048
    Nominee for: Bookstore
    8380 Beverly Blvd, Mid-City West Los Angeles, CA
  • Heritage Book Shop, Shopping, Bookstore, 8540 Melrose Ave West Hollywood CA 90069
    Nominee for: Bookstore
    8540 Melrose Ave, West Hollywood West Hollywood, CA
  • Williams' Book Store, Shopping, Bookstore, 443 W 6th St San Pedro CA 90731
    Nominee for: Bookstore
    443 W 6th St, San Pedro San Pedro, CA
  • Alias Books, Shopping, Bookstore, 1650 Sawtelle Blvd Los Angeles CA 90025
    Nominee for: Bookstore
    1650 Sawtelle Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
  • Gene de Chene Books, Shopping, Bookstore, 11556 Santa Monica Blvd Los Angeles CA 90025
    Nominee for: Bookstore
    11556 Santa Monica Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
  • Krown & Spellman Booksellers, Shopping, Bookstore, 3319 Cattaraugus Ave Culver City CA 90232
    Nominee for: Bookstore
    3319 Cattaraugus Ave, Culver City Culver City, CA
  • Dutton's Brentwood Bookstore, Shopping, Bookstore, 11975 San Vicente Blvd Brentwood Los Angeles CA 90049
    Nominee for: Bookstore
    11975 San Vicente Blvd, Brentwood Los Angeles, CA
Contest Overview
  • 28,509
    Total Votes
  • 16,497
  • 158

The 2012 LA HOTLIST awards are based on more than 28,000 votes from local Los Angeles-area experts.

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