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The Monkey's Paw

1229 Dundas St W, Toronto, Ontario M6H 1N7, Canada
+1 416-531-2123
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Biblio-Mat!

The Monkey’s Paw bookstore is, simply put, fantastic. It is both extraordinary and imaginative... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
PookyCake
,
Victoria, Canada
Amazing bookstore!

I love this store. Most of the books are from the mid 20th century and the idea of the book vending... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2017
Peiji
,
Toronto, Canada
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4 weeks ago
“Biblio-Mat!”
17 May 2017
“Amazing bookstore!”
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1229 Dundas St W, Toronto, Ontario M6H 1N7, Canada
Downtown
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+1 416-531-2123
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Monkey’s Paw bookstore is, simply put, fantastic. It is both extraordinary and imaginative. When you walk through these doors, you immediately feel as if you’ve been whisked off into some Kafkaesque dream – highly appropriate given the name of this unique shop. You won’t...More

Thank PookyCake
Reviewed 17 May 2017

I love this store. Most of the books are from the mid 20th century and the idea of the book vending machine is genius. I would like to visit often and have 70% of the books in the store. The books are unique and interesting....More

Thank Peiji
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

First thing to advise: The Monkeys Paw has moved and is now at: 1267 Bloor St West, Toronto Phone number is the same. This store is a fantastic , eclectic book shop, with a magnificent mix of hardbacks and paperbacks from different eras , factual,...More

Thank Terry C
Reviewed 13 August 2013

It is time for another book store review because I can't help myself. I have a gravitational pull to book stores that kicks in almost as quickly as I get off the plane. When heading over to The Monkey's Paw, I was in full tourist...More

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Downtown
At the heart of Toronto, Downtown is the destination
for cheap eats and fast fashion. Cut through by hip
and trendy Yonge Street, the vibe here is young, with
a strong student influence from the Ryerson University
Campus. As a result, the Downtown area is always in
flux: undergoing the construction of new facilities,
with fresh retail spaces and pop-up cafes. Home to
Toronto's largest indoor shopping mall, a number of
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