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Shanghai Book City

No.465 Fuzho Road, Huangpu District, Shanghai 200000, China
+86 21 6391 4848
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Paradise for Book Lovers

Looking for books on Shanghai or Chinese Culture? interested in buying CDs on Chinese Music? This... read more

Reviewed 29 November 2017
sureshbabu2017
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Shanghai, China
Book stores around Shanghai Book City

The Shanghai Book City is renown for its seven storeys of books and merchandize. However, I found... read more

Reviewed 17 November 2017
Aikhong
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Singapore, Singapore
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No.465 Fuzho Road, Huangpu District, Shanghai 200000, China
Zhongshan Park
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+86 21 6391 4848
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Reviewed 29 November 2017

Looking for books on Shanghai or Chinese Culture? interested in buying CDs on Chinese Music? This is the right place to be. Get down at Peoples Square Metro Station, parallel to Nanjing Road is Fuzhou Road. Once inside this book store enquire for English Books...More

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Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

The Shanghai Book City is renown for its seven storeys of books and merchandize. However, I found in my recent trip that it is even more interesting, personally, to go into the many shops surrounding the Book City. These shops sell not only books but...More

Thank Aikhong
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Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

This book centre has numerous books in its seven floors but all of them are in simplified Chinese. If you don't know this language then don't come here.

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Reviewed 29 October 2016

It is an impressive 7th floor bookstore on Fuzhou road that has a big variety of books, therefore it is considered a book Paradise for Chinese people and it is very crowded. There are signs that will guide you (both in English and Chinese) to...More

1  Thank ThanosFot
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Reviewed 9 June 2016

This is a big bookstore. Seven floors of books.... unfortunately just one corner, less than a quarter of one floor (7th floor) of English books. If you read Chinese there's loads of books. I don't often go to a book shop and come out empty...More

Thank percyvakil
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Reviewed 18 May 2016

Expats flock to Shanghai Book City as one entire floor is devoted to English-language books. Grab a Starbucks coffee from the cafe inside the multi-level bookstore and spend a rainy day just flipping through pages. There is an entire floor for kids as well with...More

Thank Lisa M
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Reviewed 20 November 2013

The 4-story building cannot be missed if you walk along Fuzhou Road with big words painted on the side of the building '上海书城‘ which means Shanghai Book City. You can possibly find every book you ever wanted, in mandarin of course. Only drawback is that...More

4  Thank fuschial
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