Dead Poet Bookstore

(702) 227-4070

937 S Rainbow Blvd, Las Vegas, NV | Directions   89145

36.160559 -115.244016

Open Hours

Mon. - Sat. 10am - 6pm;Sun. CLOSED

 
Bookstores, Recording Studios, Used Bookstores  more

Payment Methods: Cash, MasterCard, Visa

Neighborhoods: Las Vegas

less
 
 
Dead Poet Bookstore
Dead Poet Bookstore
Dead Poet Bookstore

Reviews for Dead Poet Bookstore

Recommends
5.0
over a year ago

GREAT PLACE 2 FIND USED BOOKS – I Very Much Enjoy coming into this Store. The staff is always Helpful & Courtious. They have a Great Variety of books, magazines, DVD's, a bit of Manga & even Vinyl to choose from. Prices Are More than Reasonable!

A Great Store for Used Books 2 Visit :)

Recommends
5.0
over a year ago

Thanks Dead Poet Books for awesome customer service – I'm taking the time to write this quick review about Dead Poet Books because the people that work there do offer great customer service.

Knowing nothing about books, I decided to stop in there to find some information about a rare book I had recently stumbled upon. I was lucky enough to have Linda working at the time of my visit. Basically, I walked in with a book in hand and she was kind enough to spend a few minutes of her time researching information about my book. After spending a few minutes on the computer she came back to me and briefly explained what she had found about the book I had. Not only was she very knowledgeable about what she was explaining to me , she explained it in a way that any customer would appreciate. Thanks for the awesome help Linda. I really appreciate the time you spent. You guys have even gained a customer....I saw a few books that will make excellent future gifts. Austin

Recommends
4.0
over a year ago

Great atmosphere and nice selection – I have been going to Dead Poet Books since they were used to be located at Sahara and Valley View, and with the move to Rainbow, the selection has gotten even better. The staff was always friendly and helpful every time I visited, and the selection of books was always wide and varied. With the closure of Albion Books, this is one of the best remaining locations in town to find that book you wanted, along with LPs and other esoteric items.

Doesn't Recommend
1.0
over a year ago

Poor customer service, mediocre overpriced selection – The first thing I noticed when I entered was a man speaking very loudly on his cell phone and the staff appeared to have no problem with this. Not five minutes later when I asked my friend a question, I was chastised rudely by an older female staff member for being too loud.

The selection was mediocre at best. These are the types of books you can find just about anywhere, and for cheaper to boot.

My friend I came close to closing time, at about 5:30, and staff hounded us to leave. Working in retail, I can understand a few subtle hints to let a customer know that you are closing soon (turning off music, shutting one of the doors, etc.), but actually walking up to a customer at 5:50 and telling them, "We close in ten minutes, please finish soon." is just plain rude.

I was very unimpressed with both the service and the quality and quantity of product, and will never shop there again. I recommend trying the used book store on Rancho and Charleston (their name escapes me), or Mike's Used Books (they don't have too much selection, but they are very cheap and friendly) on Tropicana and Pecos.

Recommends
over a year ago

Dead Poet Books keeps book lovers coming back for service and selection. – In Short
With small bookstores struggling in the shadow of the chains, it's heartening to see one bookstore not just survive, but thrive. Despite its out-of-the-way location, in the past year, the venerable shop has grown so much that it required a move to spacious new digs. (Locals: Don't fret; the store's in the same strip mall, just a few doors down.) While Dead Poet offers the reliable standards, hardcore bibliophiles come to browse for rare and hard-to-find books.

 

Write a Review for

Dead Poet Bookstore

80% 100 8 5 Votes

Best of Citysearch

Nominated for:
Bookstore (2007)
Bookstore (2006)
Bookstore (2005)
Get Directions
Your Friends

Sign in with Facebook Sign in with Facebook to see what your friends are up to!

Add Blog Post

Add your blog review of Dead Poet Bookstore to Citysearch

Do you have a review of Dead Poet Bookstore on your blog? If you include the Citysearch image link (shown below) in your post, we'll automatically link to your review from the business profile page. Here's how our Linkback system works:

  • 1. Include our image link in your Dead Poet Bookstore review blog post.
  • 2. Citysearch will notice that you're linking to one of our pages. We'll scan your blog.
  • 3. We'll show a link to your blog post from the Dead Poet Bookstore page on Citysearch.

The Linkback system is free and automatic. It's really that easy.

Read our FAQ for details.

Image Link

To link to our business profile page, copy the html below to your web page.

Dead Poet Bookstore on Citysearch