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The Other Change of Hobbit

Specializing in science-fiction and fantasy, with a wide selection of new and used paperbacks, and a fair number of new hardcover. The store also carries mystery, horror, children's, and sci-fi TV books.

Cover price for new books, with good deals on used books. Will take used books for trade, but call ahead before bringing in any sizeable number of books.

Special Features:
Irregular book-signing events; special orders; knowledgable staff; friendly cat

Location: 2020 Shattuck Ave.
1.5 blocks north of Berkeley BART, between Addison and University

Metered street parking; close to BART; wheelchair accessible

Hours: (seasonally variable)

  • Monday-Saturday 11-7pm
  • Sunday noon-6pm


Last updated: 29 July 1997

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