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Simply Books

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Great small local shop

Good selection of wide ranging books. Owners very friendly and willing to go out of their way to... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2018
Cheadle Hulme, United Kingdom
Really nice book shop

This is a lovely shop to browse in, also you can get a cuppa and cakes. If the book you want isn’t... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
Bramhall, United Kingdom
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228 Moss Lane | Bramhall, Stockport SK7 1BD, England
+44 161 439 1436
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Reviewed 17 July 2018

Good selection of wide ranging books. Owners very friendly and willing to go out of their way to order/get what you want and give advice on books, etc. They also arrange book signings and local cinema events etc. Shop also has nice coffee/snack area.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

This is a lovely shop to browse in, also you can get a cuppa and cakes. If the book you want isn’t in will order for you. Also do talks, have authors come to sign books, a good must have for a village

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank neat241
Reviewed 13 June 2018

Our friends were kind enough to arrange for tickets to a book reading at this local book store, Simply Books. The store won the Independent Book Store of the Year Award in the United Kingdom. Not surprised. The book reading was by the author, AJ...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank ontheroadwithbev
Reviewed 2 April 2018

A very friendly place where you can hang round reading and maybe enjoy a coffee, soup or cake. A delight to visit.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Dharmaday
Reviewed 25 March 2018

Great place for coffee, cakes and books. also do soup at lunchtime. Excellent range of books. Staff most helpful. if they haven't got, they will by the next day.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

My dad and young daughter went to use her world book day voucher. My dad opened the door to ask if dogs were allowed in and the owner ran over to object but did I it in a really rude way. He spoke to my...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank radyellow
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Family run bookshop with a small cafe area. They know everything about books. We love it and our grandchildren love it. Highly recommended for an hours browsing and a cup of tea.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank CheshireMumm
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Have to say this is really a tremendous independent bookstore . I and my family have used this shop now for some time and have always found what we came in for .

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Jerome R
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

It's really lovely to have a local bookshop, simply books however is not just a book shop, in an age when everything is on line and there are internet sellers who sell cut price books , it would be quite easy to cut out book...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank Gabs172016
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Independent bookshops are more scarce than they were some years ago, but Simply Books in Bramhall is one, and it's lovely. A great range of books, with a really super cafe - we enjoyed cakes and tea as as browsing in a very leisurely and...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank 993SteveS993
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