Owl Bookshop

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Kentish Town

A clever rearrange has made Kentish Town’s Owl Bookshop easier to negotiate: classic fiction has been given room to expand and there are some armchairs to help you relax while you mull over your choices. Trading for a good three decades, the shop covers food and drink, gardening, sport and fiction, with all stock judiciously laid out. There’s a strong children’s section to the right as you come in and a smart selection of stationery and magazines for sale. Owl also stocks some DVDs (mainly cult and classic films) and CDs (particularly classical, world music and jazz). You can combine fiction and non-fiction in the popular four-for-three promotions. All in all, a valuable local resource in this part of north London.

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Venue name: Owl Bookshop
Address: 209 Kentish Town Rd
Opening hours: 9am-6pm Mon-Sat; noon-5pm Sun
Transport: Tube: Kentish Town
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Michael C

Feel so lucky to have this bookshop in our neighbourhood. Would be lost without it