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Nilket, Dhaka City
(3.8/5 based on 100+ reviews on the web)
Find books of all shapes, sizes, and genres at Nilket, the largest book market in Bangladesh. Wind your way through the maze of narrow streets and alleyways to find magazines, comic books, and a wide range of new and used editions--including a vast selection of English-language literature at affordable prices. Local students from nearby Dhaka University find their textbooks here; printing and making photocopies in the market is practically a rite of passage. Plan to bargain and negotiate prices with vendors. Add Nilket to your Dhaka City travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Dhaka City tour planner.
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  • Nilkhet is the best place for textbooks and exam prep books for all ages. This is the haven for students, though it lacks stores selling fiction collection. 
  • Huge book Bazaar. Definitely worth a visit if only to see. There are books in any language. You can find something interesting!
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  • One can find all sort of books here. Near Dhaka university and this place is famous for its book stall. With cheap price.