is there any good bookstore in Doha?
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By redsnow • 7 years 9 months ago.
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By oabazeed• 7 years 9 months ago.
Rating: 5/5
oabazeed

JARIR BOOKSTORE:

It's next to Ramada Intersection, opposit of StarBucks Cafe.

There is a big variety of books from all around the world in many languages.

Virgin Store in Villagio:

Very nice range of books as well.

I get my books from those two places.

:D

By bleu• 7 years 9 months ago.
Rating: 5/5
bleu

in addition to Virgin and Jarir, there are two other good bookshops (both in the new-mirqab road - between salwa road and al-sadd):

- Family Bookshop

- Abu Karbal Bookstore

By anonymous• 7 years 9 months ago.
Rating: 5/5
anonymous

I like the Virgin Bookstore in Villagio.Deepends on what you are looking for, you can also try the Jarir Bookstore.

By chanel1122• 7 years 9 months ago.
Rating: 5/5
chanel1122

I would prefer you to visit Jarir book near ramada signal or either go to Virgin in villagio.

By AbuSaif• 7 years 9 months ago.
AbuSaif

It depends what are your interest of reading as you will find lots of options and books accordingly...

In general the answer is YES all over Qatar...

By lilo• 7 years 9 months ago.
Rating: 5/5
lilo

No, there are not any good bookstores i Doha!

By salaammk• 7 years 9 months ago.
Rating: 5/5
salaammk

1.Virgin book store in Villagio

2. Jarir Bookstore near Ramada Signal beside Ellis france caferia.

By mubarak.thaha• 7 years 9 months ago.
Rating: 5/5
mubarak.thaha

There is a very nice bookstore in Doha located in Bin Mahmood street call Abu Karbal Bookstore, i never seen such an excellenct bookstore having largest collection of English Books. I can give u the phone number 4360274 or u can purchase online www.albatra.com

By anonymous• 7 years 9 months ago.
Rating: 5/5
anonymous

There Are no good bookstores here if you are used to European and American Bookstores. The best is though Virgin Megastore in Villagio.

I buy myself most of my books from www.amazon.com and get them shipped to Qatar with Aramex Shop and Ship service (www.aramex.com)

By anonyalkult• 7 years 9 months ago.
anonyalkult

I was simply fooled by the responses to this post and I wasted my time visiting the Virgin bookstall, villagio and the Abu Karbal bookstall. There is absolutely no selection, and books are not really a priority commodity for even Jarir and Virgin. Why cant any corporate see an opportunity here?

By anonymous• 2 years 11 months ago.
anonymous

You can check http://www.qatarusedbooks.wordpress.com. They advertise your used books on the website, or you can simply donate it. They just opened a facebook page http://www.facebook.com/UsedBookStoreQatar in which there going to be a community of people interested in book swapping, opening a book club etc.

By anonymous• 2 years 11 months ago.
anonymous

You can check http://www.qatarusedbooks.wordpress.com. They advertise your used books on the website, or you can simply donate it. They just opened a facebook page http://www.facebook.com/UsedBookStoreQatar in which there going to be a community of people interested in book swapping, opening a book club etc.

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