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Top 5 Largest Bookstrores in Singapore

Saturday, December 24th 2011. | Largest


At Singapore, a visit to the largest Bookstrores in Singapore should be your top priority. If you visit the bookstores of Singapore with the notion that the staff of the stores would not be able to provide you the kind of book that you are looking for, then you are truly mistaken. If you are an avid reader of books then you would surely derive pleasure from exploring the reputed bookstores as well as the non – reputed bookstores that are tucked away on the corner of the roads at Singapore or at other places. Here are the list of top 5 largest Bookstrores in Singapore.

 

5. SANS Bookshop

Largest Bookstrores in Singapore SANS Bookshop

Largest Bookstrores in Singapore SANS Bookshop

SANS Bookshop is the  largest Bookstrores in Singapore. While the range of books is limited, SANS bookshop offers books at cheaper price and also enable customers to re-sell their books if they do not wish to keep the books. SANS Bookstore has many brances islandwide.

 

4. OpenTrolley Bookstore

Largest Bookstrores in Singapore OpenTrolley Bookstore

Largest Bookstrores in Singapore OpenTrolley Bookstore

A full-time online bookstore, OpenTrolley Bookstore boasts more than 1.5 million English books delivered to any Singapore address within 4-7 days and this is one of the largest Bookstrores in Singapore. Most of their books are priced 15-30% off Kinokuniya and they allow self-collection at Toy Outpost, Plaza Singapura if customers want to save on delivery fee.

 

3. Harris

Largest Bookstrores in Singapore Harris

Largest Bookstrores in Singapore Harris

This is the largest Bookstrores in Singapore and Popular bookstore’s effort in order to tap into more popular imported books segment. The old Popular are known for its wide selection of stationery, assessment books and little stock of imported titles. So they created Harris in order to expand their operation but so far it has not been successful as the outlet at Suntec is closing down and there are many clearance sale periodically.

 

2. Borders

Largest Bookstrores in Singapore Borders

Largest Bookstrores in Singapore Borders

American-style Borders bookstore is also prominently located in Orchard area and highly-visible from street level. Located at Wheelock Place, the books are priced higher than Kino or other bookstores but have nice ambience and we love the fact that their magazines can be browsed. Most recently the bookstore was bought over by an Australian company and had also expanded to include a new outlet at Parkway Parade. It is noteworthy that their outlet at Wheelock Place is also largest Bookstrores in Singapore.

 

1. Kinokuniya

Largest Bookstrores in Singapore Kinokuniya

Largest Bookstrores in Singapore Kinokuniya

With 3 branches and claims to stock around 500,000 books in store, Kinokuniya is a favorite destinations for book lovers in Singapore, as well as regional tourists. The price is quite reasonable and the staff are friendly. Location-wise, it can’t be better at Singapore’s top shopping mall: Ngee Ann City. Kinokuniya also stocks Japanese books and magazines, French and German books and this is at the top of largest Bookstrores in Singapore.


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