At a time when the ebook and internet shops seem to be taking over from the local book shop, I love this post showing some fantastic book shops in a capital city….Berlin
Berlin’s urban metropolis is one of great history and rich culture, and a veritable paradise for bibliophiles besides. Rare and old second-hand books can be found in flea markets and antiquarian bookshops, while countless small local book stores pop up like mushrooms between the streets of Berlin’s neighborhoods, from the magical Kreuzberg to Bergmannstrasse and Friesenstrasse. Here we take a look at eight of them.
In Friesenstrasse you will find the small bookshop of Hammlett Krimibuchhandlung (not such a small name, we know!), selling exclusively new and second-hand books of crime mystery. The books are mainly in German and English and the owner is willing to help customers find exactly what they are looking for with his extensive knowledge of the niche genre. So, hit Hammett for all your John le Carré-related needs folks!
Hammett Krimibuchhandlung, 27 Friesenstrasse, Berlin, Germany,
Kreuzberg hosts a number of fascinating…
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