sydney: better read than dead

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specialty

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products

fiction, crime, biographies, non-fiction, best sellers, kids' books, food + garden, humour, history, self help, current affairs

clientele

young things waiting on a film, the tick rimmed set and parental types who adored the kite runner and are dying to read a thousand splendid suns

service

swift and smart. these guys know their stuff

interior

standard bookshop fare. light wood floors, large coloured bookshelves. clean.

ambience

>>a country cottage, light wood with loads of books<<

address

265 king street newtown

phone

+61 2 9557 8700

website

www.betterread.com.au/

shop hours

sun-thurs 9.30am-9pm. fri - sat 9.30am - 10pm

author

superfuture

date

16 december 2010

last checked

16 december 2010

bookstores next to cinemas are beautiful things. as you await two-or-so hours of vision and sound, you are able to indulge in the printed page.