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Left Bank Books-Downtown

Map & Directions 321 N Tenth St
St. Louis, MO 63101
  • Mon-Tues, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Wed-Thurs, 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Fri-Sat, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sun, 11 a.m.-6 p.m.


Riverfront Times' Description

The second location to the flagship store in the Central West, Left Bank Books in downtown St. Louis opened in 2008 with one-and-a-half floors of its diverse selection of books, magazines and more. Its selection includes pages of the new and used variety divided into easy-to-browse categories. The spotless space adapts to the vibe of the neighborhood with large store windows, carefully placed lighting and an open, inviting layout. Left Bank Book's carries on the tradition of independent bookselling to appease its loyal following and new patrons alike.

Merchant's Description

Founded in 1969, Left Bank Books is an independently-owned bookstore offering a full-line of new and used books and services in the greater metropolitan area of St. Louis.

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  • Aaron W. on 03/22/12

    THE only mainstream bookstore in STL city, independent, excellent book signings and readings, friendly staff who will try to get you what you need. Please support them.

  • Brian S. on 07/13/12

    Even if you have an e-reader (Nook, Kindle, etc.), you can support Left Bank Books by purchasing e-books through their website.

  • David S. on 01/03/12

    There's no better place to be in downtown STL.

  • E J S. on 01/18/14

    Small used books section upstairs

  • Go! Magazine on 10/25/13

    The Go! List '13: Best local bookstore

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