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BMV Books

Bookstore and Used Bookstore
Downtown Toronto, Toronto
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8.4/10
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  • DJ S.
    "Cheapest yet greatest selection of books in Toronto!"(2 Tips)
    Ryan
    "Great lit section, decent philosophy and history sections"(2 Tips)
    Aliana L. I.
    "There's a comic book section hidden away up, up stairs."(2 Tips)
    Christine E.
    "Great selection of books on graffiti and street art!"(3 Tips)
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  • yvonnnneeee
    yvonnnneeeeOctober 25, 2015
    book lover heaven! They sell heavily discounted books and like those that commented before, this place is huge and there is more variety than you ever imagined.
  • Bernadette
    BernadetteDecember 25, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Biggest used bookstore chain in the city. They try to organize alphabetically, but with constant perusal, things can get out of order quickly, so set aside some time to hunt for that elusive book
  • Dale Vander W.
    Dale Vander WoudeSeptember 30, 2014
    This is a good book store. Here you can get book related to different categories like art, culture, music, etc......Thanks Dale Vander Woude
  • Aliana L. I.
    Aliana L. IharosiSeptember 12, 2012
    There's a comic book section hidden away up, up stairs. Stairs are found on the second floor along the wall. Northeast lol
  • Christine M.
    Christine MontgomeryAugust 5, 2016
    A huge used bookstore where you can get really great books for super, super cheap
  • Joel R.
    Joel RJune 20, 2013
    The REALLY good DVDs are downstairs locked up in the glass counter by the stairs. Be prepared to pay more
  • Sima Sahar Z.
    Sima Sahar ZerehiJuly 27, 2013
    A great place to go on a date with a bibliophile - can lead to tons of interesting conversations
  • Kate H.
    Kate HJune 8, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Easily the best used books store in the city. Not accessible, though - step at door.
  • Urban Acorn C.
    Urban Acorn CateringApril 17, 2013
    New arrivals are located on the first shelf next to the cash area, next to philosophy.
  • Marcy J.
    Marcy JynxJune 5, 2015
    Great prices on second hand books. You can also sell your books there.
  • Hani E.
    Hani EJuly 12, 2015
    The selection is probably the best in the city. Staff are alright, too.
  • Alina D.
    Alina DMarch 23, 2014
    Great selection! Three floors of books and other media.
  • Andrew M.
    Andrew MowbrayJanuary 2, 2012
    If you like books, visit BMV. Even if you're broke you can hang out and 'browse' (i.e. read) for hours.
  • Julie T.
    Julie TyiosSeptember 24, 2010
    There are some great deals here - Best to set aside a whole Saturday to go through everything!
  • Tara S.
    Tara SinclairJune 3, 2012
    Don't go looking for anything specific but you'll always find something great to buy :)
  • Katya R.
    Katya RyabovaMarch 15, 2015
    Been here 10+ times
    If you can't find it here, you probably won't find it anywhere.
  • Bartek C.
    Bartek CiszkowskiJune 25, 2011
    Staff picks table (or whatever it's called) is always great for a good $5-$10 read!
  • Ryan
    RyanFebruary 13, 2011
    Great lit section, decent philosophy and history sections
  • Imelda M.
    Imelda MarcosAugust 28, 2013
    They also buy back books here.
  • DJ S.
    DJ SisonJuly 11, 2011
    Cheapest yet greatest selection of books in Toronto! Read more
  • Christine E.
    Christine EstimaDecember 9, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Great selection of books on graffiti and street art!
  • Ketellyn M.
    Always get good deals here!
  • Mike M.
    Mike MurchisonNovember 6, 2012
    My favourite book store
  • Eric
    EricMarch 24, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Comic books/graphic novels on the top floor
  • Small Business Republic
    Largest occult section I've seen at any book store.
  • kanchan
    kanchanMarch 30, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    There is an unlocked wifi network accessible on the main floor
  • Anna B.
    Anna BananaAugust 15, 2014
    Cheap books!
  • İpodii
    İpodiiJuly 3, 2015
    Agatha Christie Collection
  • Laura S.
    Laura ShumSeptember 19, 2015
    Great deals
  • Heather R.
    Heather ReidJanuary 31, 2010
    stay in the childrens section forevahhh
  • Erik G.
    Erik GoldharMarch 6, 2010
    Cook book king
  • Ann J.
    Ann JunJanuary 19, 2010
    The basement stinks.
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