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2019/03/27

Bookstore Guide for Tourists

Momochihama

1. Tsutaya Ropponmatsu

Address: 〒810-0044 Fukuoka Prefecture, Fukuoka, Chuo Ward, 4丁目2−1 六本松421 2F (right at the subway station Ropponmatsu, the store is located in the same building as the Science Museum)

This Store Offers: Books about Design, Art, Cooking, Interiordesign, Architecture, Art, Plants (and everything else that has pictures in it), Magazines, Vinyls, DVDs/Blue-rays, CDs, Mangas, Novels as well as guidance books in Japanese, a Starbucks and a very instagrammable Restaurant, stationary, souvenirs, kitchen utensils, clothes

Specialties: This Tsutaya offers a lot of special designer pieces from dishes, to jewelry and stationary. There is a Starbucks integrated into the space of the bookstore which makes it possible to sip a cup of coffee between the books. The interior of the place alone is worth a visit.

English Books: There are none that I could find.

2. 金修堂書店 本店

Address: 2 Chome-2-7 Kusagae, Chuo Ward, Fukuoka, Fukuoka Prefecture 810-0045 (4min walk from the subway station Ropponmatsu)

This Store Offers: Magazines, Study Books, Novels

English Books: I could not find any books in English.

3. Libro:

Address: 〒810-8680 Fukuoka Prefecture, Fukuoka, Chuo Ward, Tenjin, 2 Chome−5−35 (Located on the 7th floor of the Iwataya)

This Store Offers: Books on Cooking, Design, Art, Architecture, Study Guides, Novels, etc. in Japanese, Children’s books, Mangas , Magazines

Specialties: This bookstore has a beautifully decorated children’s corner and therefore a big variety on books for kids.

English Books: There is a shelf near the cassier with a small collection of English books (mostly Young Adult and Contemporary Fiction, as well as some Harry Potter and Japanese authors).

4. Junkudo Tenjin (Maruzen)

Address: 〒810-0001 Fukuoka, Chūō-ku, Tenjin, 1-chōme−10−13 メディアモール天神, B1~4階2・3

This Store Offers: Literature, Cook-, Design-, Artbooks, Children’s Books, Learning Material, Magazines, Humanities, Social Sciences, Comics, Stationary Utensils, all other books you can think of

Specialties: This bookstore that stretches over four floors has all the books you are looking for.

English Books: In B1 there is a large area for English and even French books. It is the largest selection of English books I could find in Fukuoka.

5. Kinokuniya Tenjin

Address: 〒810-0001 Fukuoka, Chūō-ku, Tenjin, 1-chōme−7−11 天神イムズ 4F

This Store Offers: Literature, Cook-, Design-, Artbooks, Children’s Books, Learning Material, Magazines, Humanities, Social Sciences, Comics, Stationary Utensils

Specialties: The store offers a lot of nice souvenirs.

English Books: There were none that I could find.

6. Sekibunkan Shoten Shintencho Honten

Address: 2-chōme-8-215 Tenjin, Chūō-ku, Fukuoka, 810-0001

This Store Offers: Magazines, Study Books, Novels, Comics

English Books: I could not find any books in English.

7. ブックスキューブリック

Address: 〒810-0042 Fukuoka, Chūō-ku, Akasaka, 2-chōme−1−12 ネオグランデ赤坂1F

This Store Offers: Magazines, Novels, Comics

Specialties: For a bookstore of this size they offered an interesting selection of feminist books.

English Books: They do not offer English Books

8. Maruzen Hakata City

Address: 〒812-0012 Fukuoka, Hakata-ku, Hakataekichūōgai, 1−番1号, JR HAKATA CITY, 8階

This Store Offers: Literature, Cook-, Design-, Artbooks, Children’s Books, Learning Material,  Magazines, Humanities, Social Sciences, Comics, Stationary Utensils, all other books you can think of

Specialties: Even though this Maruzen only has one floor it still manages to offer everything I could think of.

English Books: There is a large selection of English Books.

9. Kinokuniya Shoten Hakata

Address: 〒812-0012 Fukuoka, Hakata-ku, Hakataekichūōgai, 2−1 6F

This Store Offers: Literature, Cook-, Design-, Artbooks, Children’s Books, Learning Material, Magazines, Humanities, Social Sciences, Comics, Stationary Utensils

English Books: I could not find any books in English.

10. Muji Books Canal City

This Store Offers: Books about Travel, Learning, Design - Books about Cooking, Fasion, Art. Photography, Children’s Books

Specialties: This famous Japanese lifestyle store recently added books to its selection. Since the book store is embedded in a normal Muji store you are able to shop both at the same time. Muji is most famous for offering lower prized and minimalist goods ranging from clothes, household goods, food and now also books.

English Books: There are no English books I could find. Even though you should check out the other beautifully designed books.

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