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“Used Books and Music”

Bruised Apple Books & Music
Ranked #5 of 18 things to do in Peekskill
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Cortlandt Manor, New York
Level 6 Contributor
123 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
“Used Books and Music”
Reviewed 1 August 2014

Fantastic selection of books, CDs and records. Bring your unwanted books and music there and let others buy it.

Visited April 2014
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Putnam Valley, New York
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
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“Used, rare & out of print books & music”
Reviewed 25 November 2013

The reason this store has survived for over 20 years is the unique character and variety of their used books, CDs & vinyl. The staff's knowledge of their stock is amazing, and always friendly. It's the kind of store you visit & end up spending 2 hours browsing the incredible range of books. And talk about savings over the big new book stores! There are quirky corners, seats for readers, vintage postcards, and a section of new books on local hiking, history, geology. There are gift certificates available, an appreciated gift for anyone. Good section of gently used children's books. Parking is easy in the municipal lot across the street. I'm a regular customer, and found there are 'regulars' who travel there from miles around.

Visited November 2013
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Brooklyn, NY
Level 5 Contributor
57 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
“Old time bookstore”
Reviewed 31 August 2013

We made the trip from Brooklyn to Peekskill to go to this bookstore. Once we were in the town it was easy to find. The store is a great example of a used bookstore. It had a large selection of books in many categories, including many unusual titles. There was a large selection of used children's books.The ambiance was conducive to browsing because this a classic old time used book store. The service was friendly and accommodating. We would definitely visit again.

Visited August 2013
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