The American Book Center

Spui 12, 1012 XA Amsterdam
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People tend to check in during these times:

  • Today
    • 11:00 AM–6:00 PM
  • Tue
    • 11:00 AM–6:00 PM
  • Wed
    • Noon–7:00 PM
  • Thu
    • 11:00 AM–8:00 PM
  • Fri
    • 11:00 AM–7:00 PM
  • Sat
    • 10:00 AM–7:00 PM
  • Sun
    • 10:00 AM–5:00 PM
Credit Cards:
Yes
Wi-Fi:
Yes
9.1/10

Based on 522 votes

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  • "Probably the best bookstore in Amsterdam. Mind the steps :D" (2 tips)
  • "... Also they have a great Moleskine collection here" (2 tips)
  • "I like to browse the bargains @ the rpg-section :)" (4 tips)
  • Paavo K.

    Probably the best bookstore in Amsterdam. Mind the steps :D

    Paavo K. · October 10, 2010
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  • Lauren Hannah

    Easily the best bookstore in Amsterdam. Bargains and the massive graphic novel & manga sections are definitely worth checking out. Don't forget to show your student card at checkout!

    Lauren Hannah · October 18, 2013
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  • Eelke

    Search through the bargains, you won't be sorry! Also they have a great Moleskine collection here

    Eelke · February 27, 2013
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  • Vlad

    Nice selection of business books they have there !

    Vlad · January 31, 2012
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  • Paolo B.

    Love this place...

    Paolo B. · January 22, 2012
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  • nehh

    Best bookstore in town,esp for art books, friendly staff

    nehh · November 5, 2011
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  • Vaporizers V.

    This is an awesome bookstore with a huge selection of books (all in English!) and free wifi internet. Patrons are encouraged to find a good book, make themselves comfortable and stay a while.

    Vaporizers V. · October 10, 2011
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  • Simone

    Great bookstore... Wish they had good coffee

    Simone · April 14, 2011
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  • Rawand D.

    And for the students, don't forget you receive 10% discount, just show them your OV-card or your college/university pass/card.

    Rawand D. · March 30, 2011
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  • Harrietvde

    Great bargain section. Often quite new hardcovers.

    Harrietvde · February 20, 2011
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  • Joris v.

    Uitgebreid Moleskine assortiment. Kortingskaart geldig!

    Joris v. · October 12, 2010
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  • Shannon M.

    Huge selection. Check out the mystery books on the top floor. You never know what you will get! Provide your student ID from anywhere in the world and get a discount!

    Shannon M. · February 24
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  • Thomas v.

    Check out the Sale shelves in the sci-fi and fantasy section on the first floor, opposite the children's books. Many recent titles are offered at heavily discounted prices!

    Thomas v. · February 16
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  • Wouter N.

    Very helpful employees, definitely check out the staff recommendations.

    Wouter N. · October 23, 2013
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  • Dragan N.

    Great store! Lots of stuff - check out sales sections :)

    Dragan N. · October 3, 2013
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  • Don D.

    My favorite bookstore. Buy and read Burke and Gaiman.

    Don D. · August 31, 2013
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  • Marc J.

    many many books about musicians and rock stars here on first floor, and there's a tree in the middle too.

    Marc J. · August 29, 2013
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  • Ciro A.

    what a Wonderful Bookshop !!!!!!!!!

    Ciro A. · August 20, 2013
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  • Carlos L.

    The place is amazing. Great collection.

    Carlos L. · June 20, 2013
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  • Anna-Marijke W.

    Just go in and wander, I find it impossible to leave without a new book.

    Anna-Marijke W. · May 28, 2013
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  • Ed L.

    It's like waterstones but much cooler! Plus there's a tree in here

    Ed L. · April 2, 2013
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  • Vera R.

    Still Free wifi!

    Vera R. · January 8, 2013
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  • Jan A.

    Amazing bookstore with american literature. Just bought the biography of Benjamin Franklin and Delivering Happiness by the founder of Zappos

    Jan A. · May 5, 2012
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  • Intan

    One of my favourite stores

    Intan · January 21, 2012
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  • Felix Q.

    I like to browse the bargains @ the rpg-section :)

    Felix Q. · October 11, 2011
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  • Marvin S.

    Check Out THE business section. Books here are cheaper

    Marvin S. · September 30, 2011
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  • Lisanne M.

    Ik zou 'm helemaal leeg kunnen kopen. Op eigen risico dus ;)

    Lisanne M. · March 29, 2012
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  • Harry H.

    Gratis wifi!

    Harry H. · August 6, 2011
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  • Vera R.

    Хороший большой магазин с книгами на англиском.Путеводитеои и карты на 1этаже под деревом и лестнице.

    Vera R. · December 23, 2012
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  • Daniela V.

    Arquitetura incrível, compre um livro como recordação.

    Daniela V. · March 19, 2012
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