Bookstore - 2012 Winners

Published Nov 19, 2012

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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..." 

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940 East Dominguez, Suite K Carson CA 90746
2012 Runner-Up

2. Book Soup

Voters Love

"They have great in-stores with interesting authors/celebrities. Though I had to wait several hours, I was able to meet, get..." 

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8818 W Sunset Blvd West Hollywood CA 90069
2012 Finalist

3. Bodhi Tree Bookstore

Voters Love

"Mainly metaphysical books here, but it's still noteworthy to check out. Self-help authors frequent this place for book..."  via Cindy M.

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8585 Melrose Ave West Hollywood CA 90069
2012 Finalist

3. The Iliad Bookshop

Voters Love

"I'd actually vote for Books on the Boulevard as the best due to a great, eclectic collection and Lisa's being the best, but..."  via Alan R.

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5400 Cahuenga Blvd North Hollywood CA 91601
2012 Finalist

5. Vroman's

Voters Love

"By far - the onky bookstore worth its weight in gold. Great and knowledgible staff, Give-Back program, interesting and up-to..." 

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695 E Colorado Blvd Pasadena CA 91101
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