Skoob Books


Skoob Russell Square sell a wide range of used books including medical texts and academic material.

Venue Details & Map

Skoob Books

Marchmont Street
+44 (0)20 7278 8760
Public transport:
Russell Square, Underground
Book a taxi on +44 (0)844 556 0706 or with London's biggest car service app
Yelp Reviews


4 out of 5 based on 16 reviews

Top 5 reviews of Skoob Books

5.0 out of 5 21 September 2014
by Kevin H.

Wow, I love this book store! I have wanted to visit it for quite a while after seeing all the good comments here and various other sites, but I didn't actually visit until yesterday. The store was smaller than what I had expected, but the selection was varied and extensive. The staff is friendly and will help you try to find what you're looking for - they all seemed to actually LIKE books...more

5.0 out of 5 21 April 2014
by Claudia M.

Love this shop and could spend hours in here. As with all second hand book shops, the digging through the stacks is half the fun. They also do a student discount, and often have the new stuff up front.

They also have a selection in the walkway of the Brunswick Centre on Saturdays as well.more

4.0 out of 5 15 April 2012
by Tisha B.

I could spend hours in this bookshop. The selection is huge. Everywhere you look you're surrounded by nothing but piles of books. it seems a bit overwhelming at first and looks a bit messy. But once you figure out how everything is organised (it took me a minute to notice the book section signs) then you realise just how many amazing books that they have hear. Many of the books that they...more

4.0 out of 5 16 March 2012
by Alena B.

This store is just jam backed with the written word....of which I must say that I'm a big fan. They have loads of plays and travel books and fiction...particularly older books. I didn't see too any current best sellers but I might have missed them. Really pleased with this find. My friend and I lost ourselves in this shop for nearly an hour before we realized that the time has passedmore

5.0 out of 5 26 February 2010
by Agi K.

Skoob Books is a second hand bookstore...and books are still my number one passion ...despite the advent of the iPad (the next version of which I am assured will have wings).

Skoob Books is not your typical book store.

Here you will find musty dusty second hand books which are a pleasure to hold...flick through and feel the cool old course paper between your and finally...more

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