Where can you buy new and used books in Phnom Penh? Here’s a list of bookshops and online stores you can buy Khmer and international books. Some online book stores in the Cambodian city sell books to Cambodian customers at reasonable prices. For most bookworms, you now have a number of bookshops to get some original books you want or just head to one of those bookstores.
We created this list of bookstores in Phnom Penh in particular so that national reading day is not just a day. Happy more reading each and every day!
A List of Bookstores in Phnom Penh, Cambodia:
The Japanese bookshop chain is located inside the second Aeon Mall, in Sen Sok district (near Makro market). The biggest bookstore chain in Japan, this is the first “Bookstore of Kii Province” in the Cambodian capital city.
2. Royal Bookstore
You can buy original, new books. Royal Bookstore also offers delivery service around Phnom Penh. You can also find English-translated Manga, Magazines, Albums, CDs, DVDs and Blu-rays.
Address: # 25D, St.454, Toul Tompong I, Khan Chamkar Morn, Phnom Penh
Tel: 098 888 575, 010 566 599
3. Bookshouse Cambodia
This is also another new online bookstore that is popular among young Cambodians who love reading.
Address: The corner of 390 and 113, Phnom Penh
Tel: 012 882 313 / 070 882 323
4. D’s Books (Cambodia)
This bookstore has established its reputation as a shop where you can get almost any used books and titles. It has been in business for many years.
Address: 79, Street 240, Phnom Penh
Tel: 092 527 029
Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/ds.books.shops/
5. Monument Books and Toys Cambodia
One of the largest bookshops in Phnom Penh, Monument Books and Toys Cambodia has been in this book business in city since the early 1990s. In addition to its brick and mortar bookshop, you can order from its website, which has a good collection of English language books about Cambodia.
Address: #111, Norodom Boulevard, Phnom Penh
Call 023 217 617
6. SN Book Store
One of the best book stores that brings all kind of books to readers! Delivery to all provinces in Cambodia.
Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/SNBookstorepp/
7. Scholar Library
One of the best private-run libraries in the heart of Phnom Penh. Started out by a passionate Cambodian reading lover, the Scholar Library is a community library to foster the love of reading among Cambodians.
35BE2 Street 298 Sangkat Toul Svay I, Khan Chamkar Mon Phnom Penh Cambodia Phnom Penh
8. Sipar Bookshop
If you’re looking for Khmer language books for children, you should go to Sipar Bookshop. The non-profit organization bookshop has a good selection of Cambodian books as it works closely with local writers and publish the books.