Tattered Cover Book Store

1628 16th St
Denver, CO 80202
Tattered Cover Book Store - Homestead Business Directory

Business Information

Book Dealers-retail, Magazines-dealers

Message from the Business

Tattered Cover Book Store is an independent community bookstore, serving Denver's readers for over thirty-four years. The Tattered Cover offers an extraordinary selection of titles in three metro-Denver locations, and a free special event nearly every day. With lots of nooks and crannies offering the intimacy of a smaller bookshop, and an ample supply of sofas and chairs, readers are sure to feel at home. Above all browsers are encouraged to linger for as long as they like. Each store offers a coffee bar with many tempting treats and a well-stocked newsstand.
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Customer Reviews (9 reviews)

Citysearch User

on Citysearch Nov 13, 2007
Tattered Cover is awesome and really huge. They have such a nice comfortable setting for such a huge place. Tattered Cover has so much that you will need a few hours at least. (more)


on Citysearch Nov 19, 2006
I have to give credit to this book store. My kids grew up in the one in CC. I hope everyone supports this bookstore, they are a Denver Icon. They staff is wondeful, and it feels like home.... (more)


on Citysearch Nov 19, 2006
This cultural Denver icon is an attraction to popular Authors. When people think of books in Denver it's associated with Tattered Cover. (more)


on Citysearch Sep 20, 2006
<b>In Short</b><br>Now more than 30 years old, the Tattered Cover is legendary and beloved for its service and stock--it carries more than half a million books. This landmark is a model of how an independent can... (more)


on Citysearch Feb 07, 2006
Although we prefer the Cherry Creek location, these two stores offer about the same books. The staff is friendly and the bargain bin is worth checking out from time to time. They also make an effort to have lots of... (more)

Citysearch User

on Citysearch Nov 21, 2005
Tattered Cover is the best! The Lodo location is smaller than the original, but just loaded with treasures. The staff is knowleadgeable and friendly. The atmosphere is great at this location. Parking is limited,... (more)

Citysearch User

on Citysearch Nov 06, 2005
Whenever I am downtown, I stop at the Tattered Cover, and I rarely come away empty-handed. They have a great selection, are housed in a big old building with loads of character, and the people working there know books.... (more)

Citysearch User

on Citysearch Nov 01, 2005
You won't find a better used and new bookstore in Denver. They have everything you want and the atmosphere that you want. The staff is very knowledgable and polite. I love just going in there for the atmosphere. Just... (more)

Citysearch User

on Citysearch Sep 25, 2005
This used bookstore has a great selection of used and new books. The prices are very low and the staff is kind and helpful. If you are lloking for an old book come here! (more)

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