Jambala Bookshop

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Jambala Bookshop

247 Globe Road
E2 0JD
+44 (0)20 8709 9976
Public transport:
Bethnal Green, Underground

Yelp Reviews

8.00 out of 5
based on 3 reviews

Top 3 reviews of Jambala Bookshop

4.0 out of 5
15 October 2011
by Glen M.

Used books, going to support the buddhist centre round the corner.

A little cramped, a little too helpful, a little overwhelming.

A lot cheap, a completely random selection, and cheap (50p/£1) and FREE books in boxes outside.

And stuff you might actually read as well.

Not to go out of your way, and somewhat randomly arranged, so more of a browser's place (though the staff will try to help... more

4.0 out of 5
21 July 2009
by Sierra L.

Jambala, the London Buddhist Centre's second-hand bookshop is one of their various enterprises in this area. It's an old-style crowded bookshop and they also sell a few clothes, cards, DVDs, that kind of thing. The stock is mostly decent with some tat (albeit suitably priced tat g). Plenty of fiction, as well as those self-help books. There's even a sofa to sit on now!

The hours have been... more

4.0 out of 5
23 November 2008
by typhoo

Good charity shop for books. Irregular Opening hours.

This shop has lots of books and also some videos, dvd, games etc. The prices are reasonable £2 being a typical price for a fiction book. This shop being associated with the buddhist centre on the corner of Roman Road and Globe Road there are lots of self help / philosophy books. I'm not exactly sure of the shops opening hours but... more

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