Tattred Cover Book Store

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1628 16th Street, Denver, CO, USA
Tattred Cover Book Store - Love.
Tattred Cover Book Store - view from my 2nd campsite.
Tattred Cover Book Store - My first campsite.
Tattred Cover Book Store - can you see BEERS?
Tattred Cover Book Store - 2nd floor.
Tattred Cover Book Store - Coffee and legs.
Tattred Cover Book Store - This is the 'no shoes but socks' guy from my journal entry.

Tattred Cover Book Store Denver Reviews

Gabby27 Gabby27
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This Aint No Barnes and Nobles and Thank God for that! Aug 13, 2010
If you read my journal entry "My First Few Hours in Denver" you'll understand exactly why I love this place. To sum it up quickly here for those of you who don't feel like keeping up (and why should you) here it goes...

Squeaky hardwood floors, exposed wooden beams on the ceiling, nostalgic wood shelves, endless alcoves of comfortably arranged books, multiple levels, cozy worn chairs and sofas, and a cafe with snacks and coffee! Need anything else?

How about a friendly staff, quiet atmosphere, and an awesome old timey feel you just can't find easily these days. Bookstores like this make me understand what attracts people to reading in the first place. I've camped out on the first floor and now the second, littered the floor space around my chair with my luggage and no one is scowling at me about it. There seems to be an event space and even a third level! This place is huge and far more inspiring than the mega bookstores being built today in shopping malls.

I definitely recommend you stop in for some quiet time, a cup of coffee, and a break from city life. The location I am at on 16th street seems to be close to a lot of activity and I am blind to this...as if resting comfortably back in the womb, aware only...of what I wish to think about.

Enjoy!
My first campsite.
can you see BEERS?
This is the "no shoes but socks" g…
Love.
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mvillamil says:
I am going in a few weeks, I will have to go, thanks for posting this...
Posted on: Mar 17, 2012
ariluvs2travel says:
Thanks, I guess I will be making a visit to the bookstore this week.
Posted on: Jan 31, 2011
sylviandavid says:
great review!
Posted on: Aug 13, 2010
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