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Bienville Books

109 Dauphin St, Mobile, AL 36602-3209
+1 251-438-2904
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Simply fantastic!!!

Such nice people work here. There is an endless selection of cool books. It's a must see! You... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2017
Tim G
Hattiesburg, Mississippi
Best bookstore in town!

I absolutely love Bienville Books! The selection is fantastic, especially since it is a used book... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2017
Daphne, Alabama
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109 Dauphin St, Mobile, AL 36602-3209
+1 251-438-2904
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Reviewed 17 September 2017

Such nice people work here. There is an endless selection of cool books. It's a must see! You will love the selection. Easy to find location.

Thank Tim G
Reviewed 1 September 2017

I absolutely love Bienville Books! The selection is fantastic, especially since it is a used book store, and the atmosphere is even better. I've never left disappointed.

Thank theoriginalicecr2017
Reviewed 8 August 2017

A wonderful book store that has some rare finds. Located in Downtown Mobile. it is small but filled with wonderful books, some rare books, and old collectibles on almost every topic of interest. They also feature books from local Alabama and Mobile authors.

Thank T8423XSbrendal
Reviewed 6 August 2017

If you like rare books or just odd reads, this place is a must! Old and rare books on every topic imaginable!

Thank PcolaCat
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Located in downtown Mobile, Bienville Books is very cute and offers a wide selection of books at low prices. The lady working the desk was very helpful too!

Thank Ahodges8
Reviewed 23 June 2017

I love this little bookstore downtown. There is always a selection to choose from. They have lots of books from local authors. They also the same stuff you could find at Books a million. The store is inside a two story old building.

Thank Jessica L
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Bienville Books is a nice little attraction in downtown Mobile. The shop has several signed first releases of some of your favorites. The store has two floors and the collection of books are well organized by genre and authors. The prices are pretty reasonable compared...More

Thank Alm16advisor
Reviewed 29 May 2017

If you want local history, or some fiction for the beach, this is a good place to get that. However, most of the used books are so old as to be uninteresting (that is, you won't find good material in, e.g., the history section, as...More

1  Thank EJISK
Reviewed 28 May 2017

If you like old books or looking at old books this is your place. If you don't, wait for you group outside.

1  Thank lsj1214
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Recently, I have become enamored with locally owned, used bookstores. Bienville Books did not disappoint. This store is located on beautiful Dauphin Street in downtown Mobile. The city, and business owners have done a great job in recent years of making this a great part...More

1  Thank dsullivan615
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