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Riverby Books

805 Caroline St, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-5805
+1 540-373-6148
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Treasure chest

What a great find! So many delightful books and gifts. We found a wonderful selection. Perfect... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Nidan M
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Old timey book shop

Used selection is very diverse. Prices are reasonable. Some on street parking. Nice to browse and... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
MaryandBobontheroad
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3 weeks ago
“Treasure chest”
8 Aug 2017
“Old timey book shop ”
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805 Caroline St, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-5805
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+1 540-373-6148
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a great find! So many delightful books and gifts. We found a wonderful selection. Perfect for presents or a rainy day.

Thank Nidan M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Used selection is very diverse. Prices are reasonable. Some on street parking. Nice to browse and look around. They have some hard to find titles.

Thank MaryandBobontheroad
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Reviewed 26 June 2017

This is such a fun book store in downtown Fredericksburg. The decor is so colorful and you're surrounded by so many books floor to ceiling on multiple levels that it just makes you feel so happy to be inside. Every downtown needs a little bookshop...More

Thank Mandy_Annie
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Reviewed 16 April 2017

As a resident of Fredericksburg and an avid reader, I stop in Riverby's on a regular basis. It's three floors of used books and constantly changing inventory provide hours of browsing fun and wonderful discoveries to take home. Comfy chairs are tucked here for those...More

Thank Michael L
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Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

In this age of technology, kindles, iPads etc I still am holding onto the hope that traditional book stores will not go by the wayside. This book store, in particular, should be preserved forever. Visiting here was a unique pleasure and I was compelled to...More

Thank JY5150
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Reviewed 2 November 2016

When my family and I travel, my favorite spots to go are museums with a history focus... and used bookstores. When you travel, you have no idea what kind of bookstore you'll come across. While traveling from Washington, DC back to North Carolina, we stopped...More

Thank Zach D
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Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Spend some time here searching for those treasured books. Sit in a comfy couch and browse through a few pages. Very charming and worth the stop in.

Thank rocknryry
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Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

This is a cozy, cheap, second hand bookstore with sofas to grab a book and relax. Only thing is that it doesn't have a coffeeshop and it should

Thank 1mariela1
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Reviewed 17 January 2016

We popped into this book store based on TripAdvisor reviews. It’s a nice old-fashioned book shop selling second hand books. They had some neat volumes that we wished we could have bought but they would have been too heavy to travel with. The staff here...More

Thank The_Concierge_8
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Reviewed 27 September 2015

A very comfy used book store where most of the books are either 5 or 10 dollars. Just a great place to enjoy and purchase books.

Thank beachteach15
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