What’s greater when sitting down, enjoying some fresh drink and reading an interesting book after a long day roaming all corners of Angkor Complex? Siem Reap has a variety of bookshops which offer many different kinds of books from science books to entertaining ones. Here are 5 bookstores highly recommended:

Blue Apsara Bookstore

This shop is located at 9 St, near Old Market. It sells both secondhand books and DVDs in a lot of languages. Lying in the tourism center of Cambodia, it is not surprising when the store possesses a huge amount of travel guiding books over many countries in the world. Customers can come here to buy a book with an inexpensive price and especially sell or exchange books. The shop is opened daily from 8 a.m until 23 p.m
Call: +855 12 601 483Blue Apsara Bookstore

D’s Books

Set on the crowded Pi Thnou St, about 100 meters from Pub Street, in front of the provincial hospital.
The shop sells a wide selection of categories such as science, education, entertainment, arts…in a lot of languages in the world, especially English. It welcomes everyone to come daily from 10 am to 22 pm.
Call: +855 12 726 355
Web: dsbookscambodia.comD's Books Siem Reap

International Book Center

The center is located on the second floor of Lucky Mall, from approximately 800 meters from Pub St on Sivutha Blvd. Buyers can find out most of the kinds of books here, from education books, culture books, history books…to books for children… Besides books, the shop sells many other essential items such as stationary, sportswear, requisite… You can pay with cash, Visa or Master Card… It is daily opened from 10 am to 22 pm.
Call: +855 63 768 868International Book Center

Monument Books

Situated on Pokambor Av, only 50 meters from Old Market, it can be said that Monument Books is the place where owns the largest amount of books about Cambodian culture and history, especially the dark period of Khmer Rough. Also, the shop offers the latest books including novels, fictions, travel magazines, art books, cooking guidebooks…in English (mainly) and many other languages over the world. In particular, cute kids will definitely love this place because there is an area selling toys inside it. Cash, Visa, Master Card is accepted.
You can purchase here from 8 am to 21 pm.
Call: +855 63 966 450
Web: monument-books.comMonument Books Siem Reap

New Leaf Book Café

Set at 306, Group 10 Phum Mondul 1 Svay Dangkum, Siem Reap, Cambodia, New Leaf Book Café is opened with totally non-profit purpose. They work aim to raise the charity fund to help poor, disadvantaged people as well as support NGOs. There are over 3000 titles to choose on sale here with a diversity of categories. Especially, customers can buy books and then relax to enjoy Cambodian traditional cuisine or sip a glass of cocktail while digesting the book and surfing Internet freely.
Web: newleafbookcafe.org
Call: +855 (0) 63 766 016
Mail: [email protected]New Leaf Book Café siem reap