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A fine chain of bookshops, usually occupying smaller premises than Waterstones. Regularly has impressive reductions on new titles, and carries a fairly broad stock.

 

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St John's Wood Masterpark
 
19 minutes walk
 
Lanark Road NCP
 
25 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Best Western Maitrise Maida Vale Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £58  37% off
53-59 Kilburn High Road, NW6 | 17 minutes from Books etc
Located in North London, just a 2-minute walk from Kilburn Park Tube station, the Best Western Maitrise Maida Vale hotel offers value for money and 58 ... More
 
 
 
Danubius Hotel Regents Park
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £93  27% off
18 Lodge Road, NW87JT | 26 minutes from Books etc
Stunning views of Lord's Cricket Ground makes this the hotel of choice for cricket enthusiasts, but it has plenty of other advantages too. A program ... More
 
 
 
Europa House Apartments London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £158  41% off
79A Randolph Avenue, W9 | 27 minutes from Books etc
Considering their close proximity to Paddington Station and the high standard of accommodation these serviced apartments come at a relatively reasonable price. Overlooking three and a ... More
 
 
 
 
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Nearest to Books etc
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Daunt Books Marylebone
London > Shopping > Books
83 Marylebone High Street, Marylebone, London W1U | 2.2 miles from Books etc
Smooth wood panelling, streams of natural light bursting through a large, pitched glass roof - as soon as you enter Daunt Books on Marylebone High Street ... More
 
 
 
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Books for Cooks
London > Shopping > Books
4 Blenheim Crescent, Notting Hill, London W11 | 2.4 miles from Books etc
This shop for cookery book fanatics was once managed by Clarissa Dickson-Wright. The mouth-watering smells that spring from this traditional place are thanks to the kitchen/coffee ... More
 
 
 
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Primrose Hill Books
London > Shopping > Books
134 Regent's Park Road, Primrose Hill, London NW1 | 22 minutes from Books etc
This literary gem stocks lots of really quirky publications as well as the normal run of books. Everything about Primrose Hill Books encourages you to browse. ... More
 
 
 
 
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Shopping near Books etc

The best shops and markets near Books etc
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Art 4 Fun
London > Shopping > Art and Design
172 West End Lane, NW6 | 8 minutes from Books etc
Fantastic art shop that lets you sit in there all day playing with their stuff. You can make full blown paintings or fire your own pottery ... More
 
 
 
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Huggle
London > Shopping >
8-10 Winchester Road, NW3 | 9 minutes from Books etc
After four years of research husband and wife team Rachel and Jason Heller set up Huggle with parents in mind - with two kids themselves, they ... More
 
 
 
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Fireworks Den
London > Shopping > Specialists
127-129 Abbey Road, NW6 | 11 minutes from Books etc
Established over 25 years ago, Fireworks Den is one of London's best places to buy fireworks. Found on the famous ... More
 
 
 
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The London Summer Intensive 2017
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 22nd to 26th Aug 2017 - 10am
Books etc, Arkwright Road, NW3 | 6 minutes from Books etc
The residency focuses on independent studio practice, supported by artist facilitator Jefford Horrigan and visiting artists. It will reflect the dynamic, rigorous and open-ended approaches to ...More
 
 
 
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Hampstead Beach
London > Events > Seasonal  Dates: 2nd July to 1st September 2017
Books etc, Finchley Road, NW3 | 6 minutes from Books etc
Summer's coming to Hampstead with an urban beach at JW3 with golden sand, free entry, good food and thirst quenching cocktails to get you in the ...More
 
 
 
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Daniel Richter: Lonely Old Slogans
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 2nd July to 17th September 2017 - Various Times
Books etc, Arkwright Road, NW3 | 6 minutes from Books etc
Early abstract paintings inspired by modern political, social and media realities by the German artist....More
 
 
 
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Near Books etc
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JW3
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Finchley Road, NW3 | 6 minutes from Books etc
JW3 is a Jewish arts, culture and community centre with a kosher restaurant, cafe and bar overlooking Finchley Road in northwest London. Opened in 2013, and ... More
 
 
 
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Hampstead Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Eton Avenue, Primrose Hill, London NW3 | 9 minutes from Books etc
The Hampstead Theatre has existed in various forms since 1959, when it opened in a Scout Hall and its opening season in 1959 included two new ... More
 
 
 
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Everyman Hampstead
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
5 Holly Bush Vale, Hampstead Village, NW3 | 13 minutes from Books etc
Bang in the middle of Hampstead Village, the original Everyman Cinema is just one of a few London branches, with others in ... More
 
 
 
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The best museums, galleries, attractions near Books etc
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Freud Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
20 Maresfield Gardens, NW3 | 4 minutes from Books etc
Sigmund Freud's family home in Hampstead has been turned into a fascinating museum which features the psychoanalytic couch on which Freud's patients would recline while being treated ... More
 
 
 
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St James Church West Hampstead
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
2 Sherriff Road, NW6 | 8 minutes from Books etc
Church in north-west London.... More
 
 
 
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Keats House
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
10 Keats Grove, NW3 | 16 minutes from Books etc
John Keats spent two years from 1818 to 1820 at Keats House, formerly known as Wentworth Place and now named after the Romantic poet. Reopened on ... More
 
 
 
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What are the best dining options near Books etc London?
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Pizza Express
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
227 Finchley Road, NW3 | 1 minute from Books etc
Pizza Express has become something of a London institution. Serving consistently excellent Italian pizzas quickly in pleasant unfussy surroundings, this is always a convenient and acceptable ... More
 
 
 
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Zizzi - Finchley Road O2 Centre
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
Unit 10, The O2 Centre, NW3 | 1 minute from Books etc
Italian Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Nando's
London > Restaurants > South American restaurants
255 Finchley Road, NW3 | 3 minutes from Books etc
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Education near Books etc

Near Books etc
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La Cucina Caldesi
London > Education > Cookery Courses
118 Marylebone Lane, Marylebone, London W1U | 2.4 miles from Books etc
The Caldesi family first set up a cooking school in Giancarlo's native Tuscany. His 'Return to Tuscany' was captured by BBC cameras and dished up on ... More
 
 
 
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The Bartlett School of Architecture
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Wates House, 22 Gordon Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 2.6 miles from Books etc
The Bartlett School of Architecture, on the corner of Huntley Street and Capper Street, is part of The Bartlett: UCL's global faculty of the built environment. ... More
 
 
 
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Out of the Bloom
London > Education > Evening Classes
89/91 Bayham Street, Camden Town, London NW1 | 36 minutes from Books etc
Unique and innovative workshops teaching flower arranging and floristry with monthly, weekly or daily workshops. This is a really enjoyable art form that allows its students ... More
 
 
 
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Books etc gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Tang Long
London > Leisure > Martial Arts
17 Rosemont Road, NW3 | 3 minutes from Books etc
Located in North West London, Tang Long is a martial arts school run by Shaolin Master Shifu Heng Wei. The school has been running for more ... More
 
 
 
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The London School of Yoga (Hampstead)
London > Leisure > Fitness
213 Haverstock Hill, NW3 | 13 minutes from Books etc
The London School of Yoga attempts to demystify Yoga, eliminating the intimidating jargon and self-important ritual that so often attaches itself to the activity. Skilled instructors, ... More
 
 
 
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Mecca Bingo
London > Leisure > Games
197/199 Kilburn High Road, Kilburn, London NW6 | 15 minutes from Books etc
Bingo might conjure up images of lonely geriatrics frittering away their pensions but it’s been enjoying a resurgence over the last decade attracting more and more ... More
 
 
 
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The best pubs near London Books etc.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Horseshoe
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
28 Heath Street, NW3 | 12 minutes from Books etc
With its own microbrewery in the basement and good by-the-glass wine list this would be a good boozer by anybody's standards. But couple this with the ... More
 
 
 
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The Salt House
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
63 Abbey Road, St John's Wood, London NW8 | 13 minutes from Books etc
The Salt House is an established gastropub in the heart of Beatles territory. Good solid cuisine, a pleasant atmosphere, a wide selection of wines and reasonable ... More
 
 
 
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The Flask
London > Nightlife > Pubs
14 Flask Walk, NW3 | 13 minutes from Books etc
The historic Flask pub in Hampstead used to be called the Thatched House at the beginning of the 18th century when Hampstead was a rural village ... More
 
 
 
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Books etc clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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The Betsy Smith
London > Nightlife > Bars
77 Kilburn High Road, Kilburn, London NW6 | 16 minutes from Books etc
On the unlovely part of Kilburn High Road, next to Greggs and Primark, The Betsy Smith is a breath of fresh air with its charmingly quirky ... More
 
 
 
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The Lock Tavern
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
35 Chalk Farm Road, NW1 | 28 minutes from Books etc
The Lock Tavern would be a great place to drop in and escape the tiresome, tie-dye-clad vendors of Camden's famous street market. Unfortunately that wouldn't do ... More
 
 
 
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Yumchaa
London > Nightlife > Bars
91-92 Camden Lock Place, Camden Town, London NW1 | 30 minutes from Books etc
Selling loose leaf tea (Chaa) that tastes yummy gave the tea enthusiasts behind Yumchaa, Trinh and Sean, an idea of what to call their unique brand ... More
 
 
 
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Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Books etc.
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The Wallace Collection
London > Business > Venue Hire
Hertford House, Manchester Square, Marylebone, London W1U | 2.4 miles from Books etc
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Electric Cinema
London > Business > Venue Hire
191 Portobello Road, Notting Hill, Notting Hill, London W11 | 2.4 miles from Books etc
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Roundhouse
London > Business > Venue Hire
Chalk Farm Road, NW1 | 26 minutes from Books etc
Can accommodate up to 1800 people.... More
 
 
 
 

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