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Kinokuniya Book Stores of America

1073 Avenue of the Americas, New York City, NY 10018-3701
+1 212-869-1700
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Midtown hot spot for Japanese books and other items

Lovers of anime and manga should not miss a stop at this bookstore overlooking Bryant Park. Three... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Albany, New York
books and Japanese

Book shop that specialises in Japanese authors and also sells some best sellers. This shop also... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 20:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
1073 Avenue of the Americas, New York City, NY 10018-3701
+1 212-869-1700
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovers of anime and manga should not miss a stop at this bookstore overlooking Bryant Park. Three floors of books and gifts are available - in Japanese and English - for those who love Japanese literature and films. There's even a small cafe with a...More

Thank lupaglupa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Book shop that specialises in Japanese authors and also sells some best sellers. This shop also sells stationary items and it has a small café onsite. Located very close to Bryant Park and close to the New York public library.

Thank rayrest
Reviewed 6 May 2017

The a/c must not have been working too well cuz it was stuffy inside. The place is hard to navigate but it wasn't a super big deal. Prices for the Japanese books were marked up a lot so be sure to look at the Yen...More

Thank marywaialeale2017
Reviewed 29 April 2017

If you like Stationary, books, pens or Japanese things in general, then this is the shop for you. I came here with my daughter, who also loves this kind of thing and we were literally here for hours. This place is full of cute stuff...More

Thank Nicola S
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Lovely book store with more than just manga, tiny cafe with good coffee. Very pleasant visit helpful staff

Thank Olwyn M
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Specialized in books in Japanese or Japanese authors, including haikus. But it also has a very nice selection of current best sellers and some interesting oriental authors. Calm and intelectual atmosfera for book lovers who prefer silence to look for interesting books.

Thank Patricia V
Reviewed 23 March 2017

This place is not just a manga and anime store. They have all kind of books in the first floor, but, it is the second floor, the place you wanna go to. There are soooo many mangas and anime. I got to see the whole...More

Thank Lucio C
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

My wife and I spent about an hour and a half here and could have spent twice that long. There is an incredible selection of graphic novels, anime, fiction and non fiction here. This is a fantastic bookstore.

Thank Rehsinup19
Reviewed 6 February 2017

This bookstore has Japanese and English books. It has great design and art books and 3 floors of wonderful books, art supplies, pens, Japanese papers, comics. It has a cafe and a department that sells beautiful Japanese accessories.

Thank anywhereanytime
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

The best part about this bookstore is the lower level. Come find Japanese treasures like washi tape, stationary, magazines, and more. A great place to buy fun and unique gifts.

Thank Amy W
This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like
the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
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