More than just a bookstore, a spiritual haven
They have an impressive selection of Buddhist books, including books in Spanish, German and other languages. You can buy meditation supplies (meditation benches, zafus and zabutons) as well as statues, incenses, cards and DVDs. Its staffed by volunteers and priests with a deep knowledge of Zen and Buddhism.
Great hours and convenient locations
I love trolling through to see what treasures I can find here. I have found some decent books in pretty good shape. Also great if you want to grab a c...
go to City Lights!
The employees at the major chain always tend to ignore me if I try to ask for recommendations, so I always have a terrible time trying to find books that are just right for my moods for the day. My fiance told me to try City Lights so happy that they have twice as many used books to choose from, and people all over helping me find them. Highly recommended, go to City Lights!
Pendragon may be my fave,
...but all of them are happy to call around to find your book or magazine at another one of their shops if you can't find something specific. While so...
Good selection of books you can't find at the more generic Borders or Barnes and Noble. Good customer service is also very helpful for searching for t...