Waterstones is a chain of bookshops where there are regular readings and promotions. They also sell audio books, cards and wrapping paper.
Venue Details & Map
Cabot Place East
Canary WharfLondonE14 4QT
- +44 (0)20 7513 0060
- Public transport:
- Canary Wharf, Underground
Top 3 reviews of Waterstones
It is very difficult to love Waterstones (Waterstone's is no more - the apostrophe has been ditched). It feels very much book shop by numbers with largely the same stock whether you visit it in Canary Wharf, Nottingham or Inverness. This is fine if you know what you want. However, if you are looking for advice, inspiration or individuality, Waterstones is not a good fit.
This branch tries... more
Waterstones are pretty much the same as they are everywhere else; they stock the same range of bestselling fiction and non-fiction, cards, stationery, adult colouring books, etc. that you might find in a large WH Smith's. The lay-out is the same as every other medium-sized Waterstones, and the prices are usually higher than those of an online shop, as you might expect given that Waterstones... more
I really like Waterstones - as I'm a complete bookworm - though I'm not as keen on them since they did away with their 3 for 2 offer (bad move considering you can get books cheaper anyway on Amazon!) and also I can never work out whether I like this store or not.
The store feels kind of souless and lacking character and life. As if other branches you can find lots of staff recommendations... more