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Talk Story Bookstore, Hanapepe

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Gift & Specialty Shop · Hidden Gem · Shopping
We specialize in a diverse selection of over 100,000 fine secondhand, new, and out-of-print books, as well as locally-made gifts, LPs and Hawaiian records, Hawaiian Slack Key & Ukulele lesson courses, and much more!


Bring in any books that you are done with and get an in-store credit value for use in the store!

WE WILL ORDER BOOKS! Whether its new, used, or rare, we can find it!

RESIDENTS--10% KAMA'AINA DISCOUNT on all secondhand books!


Regardless of where you live, we can ship any books you purchase, either Standard or Priority Mail!

We Accept All Major Credit Cards

Shirt-Shorts-Shoes/Sandals Required for Everyone

Live entertainment during the weekly "Hanapepe Friday Night Festival & Art Walk" from 6:00pm-9:00pm!

Talk Story Bookstore -- "Great Books! Great Prices!"
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  • I don’t know what other people are talking about. The clerk was kind and helpful. The cat is awesome. The vibe of this store is so peaceful and warm. I would recommend stopping by with the whole...  more »
  • Found this little gem by googling bookstore on kuaui. Great selection and worth the trip. In a small downtown area . Really enjoyed the visit and found great reading for our vacation on kuaui.  more »
  • Great book store! The staff are super nice and very knowledgeable. They have book reviews and recommendations all over the shelves.
  • Old and new books. Cool to be able to say I went to the Western most bookstore in the US. Owners are geeks and I can tell by the decor so that's an automatic thumbs up in my book! Hope Celeste feels better.

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