The city of Delhi has always loved to indulge itself in culture. Today too, it is a city of book lovers who are catered to by some amazing book stores spread across the city. Here’s a list of places that serve those in need of books, to both rent and buy… Book Lovers Delhi
Pustak Kosh, Noida
Pustak Kosh is a rental service that is the perfect place to get your textbooks. You can find books on everything from computers to engineering to physics to management. You can sell your old books here too!
Nanda Book Services, Nehru Place
At Nanda Book Services, you can buy both fresh and second-hand books. The second hand books are as cheap as 100 Rupees! Good thing is that once you’re done reading, you can sell your books back!
The absolute best place to get your fix of novels for the summer is Daryaganj. Not too far from the metor station, you’ll find that you can buy books by weight! You can literally pile on all books you want and buy them at as cheap as Rs 100/KG!
Head to Janpath to find a road side stall with an elderly seller of books. You can ask him anything about books of all sorts of authors and genres. Once you’re done selecting, you’ll be delighted to find that he sells second hand books at half the MRP.
Midland, South Extension I
Midland has been one of Delhi’s favourite book shops since as back as 1985. The staff is welcoming and knowledgeable about books, making book shopping here a treat!
3L Library, Defence Colony
3L library has been another favourite of Delhi since the 1960s. You can buy books here at half the listed price! You can also become a member and choose from their range of 20,000 book!
Ram Gopal Sharma & Sons, Shankar Market
Another gem of a library that sells and rents out both new and second hand books! Ram Gopal Sharma sells most books at half the MRP! You’ll also find an interesting collection of DVDs to browse through while you’re at it!
Just books is an online rental service that delivers books on the same day all across NCR. Their extensive database boasts of over 5 lac books from across the world. The chain is spread across India making it one of the best places to get your books from.
There’s no list about Delhi without Connaught place featuring in it, including this one! Walking across the complex, you can find both road side vendors and shops which sell books anywhere from 80 to 200 rupees. You can find both fresh and second hand books while you’re roaming around in CP
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