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First time in this bookstore and I think we caught them at a bad time. The place was knee deep in books and I mean knee deep. I was interested in books about music groups and they had a small room w a zillion great...More
Recently visited Gene’s twice while in Sanibel. My first visit was brief as I was asked to move my vehicle and was no place to park. Second time I parked at a plaza up the street and walked. Took my two nieces the second time,...More
Packed full of books of all kinds!
As well as music & movies too!
This shop was busy with adults & kids finding that new read! Also with a super friendly young man at the front desk! He sweetly greeted us as we walked in...More
If you are looking for a book at an excellent price, go to Gene's Bookstore. I have never seen books arranged in such an assortment of ways. In bookshelves, walkways, windows, outside under cover, and more places that I can't remember. It is one of...More
This bookstore is charming! You would be remiss if you didn’t go inside. It has four houses of books, an endless labyrinth of stories. The first house holds the largest selection of mystery novels I have ever seen. Would highly recommend at least a walk...More
This place is amazing. There are books from wall to ceiling, stacked everywhere! It is so much fun to walk through and look at all the different genres. Each time we visit Sanibel, we stop in at Gene's and find new and exciting books! It...More
This bookstore is an amazing find for a island vacation area. It has a tremendous number of books including mystery, history, fiction and science fiction. Each one of these is in a small house that has been converted into a bookstore. Three of the buildings...More
The outside of Gene's Bookstore is shabby and small. But that is just a cover. Once you step inside it is books, tapes, objects, everywhere you look. It's easy to trip over a stacked pile of books. However, if you walk carefully, everything is well...More