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Moby Dickens Bookshop - CLOSED

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Carefully curated books, two resident cats and creaky wood floors make this cozy bookshop a... read more

Reviewed 31 May 2015
Real Bookshops do still exist!

The Moby Dickens Bookshop in Taos, NM is the real deal! It was so enjoyable to be in a "real... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2014
Anthony J
Dallas, Texas
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16 Jul 2015
“Moby DIckens Bookshop closed 1 July 2015”
31 May 2015
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124 Bent St, Taos, NM 87571-5917
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Reviewed 16 July 2015

Sadly the book store closed on 3 July 2015. I was told the cats (Tony & Mabel) have a good home. For more information browse "The Taos News" and Youtube.

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed 31 May 2015

Carefully curated books, two resident cats and creaky wood floors make this cozy bookshop a must-visit. Enjoy!

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank coffeesmit
Reviewed 20 May 2015

Moby Dickens is an ideal bookshop for book lovers. The L-shaped ground floor houses popular books of every variety, ruled over by two resident cats. Upstairs are comfy chairs, autographed books and even a desk that's been autographed by many of the visiting authors. The...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Carol V
Reviewed 5 May 2015 via mobile

Moby Dickens Books is a must see for any bookophile who enjoys looking for original works by New Mexican Authors, many of the works are signed. With chairs to sit & read in the store, it provides a relaxing space to explore books both old...More

Thank Bunny143143
Reviewed 5 January 2015

I could have stayed in this bookshop for months. The owner was very friendly and helpful. The shop itself is a fun place to explore. If you are a bookworm, I highly recommend this place!

Date of experience: December 2014
Thank Tawny O
Reviewed 2 January 2015 via mobile

Adorable shop, beautiful and multi level, the inside is well stocked with affordable new and used books. Helpful owners were very accommodating and very friendly. We felt very welcome the second we walked in the door.

Thank Hannah T
Reviewed 6 August 2014

The Moby Dickens Bookshop in Taos, NM is the real deal! It was so enjoyable to be in a "real" bookshop. I met the current owners (the shop was started in 1984 and a new couple bought it from the original owners) and learned that...More

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank Anthony J
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