A boutique bookshop that aims squarely at the ‘discerning reader and lovers of quality literature.’ Their point of difference is they only stock books they can personally recommend. You’ll find a quirky range of titles from Pulitzer prize-winning authors to respected Kiwi writers. Poppies stock includes children’s books, coffee table books, sale books, cards, CD’s and gifts.
Check out their excellent sales table with books around $10. They operate a loyalty card scheme, and source hard-to-find books. Stylishly furnished with a friendly, browse-‘n-linger atmosphere. Poppies also has an outlet in downtown the Mount, at The Cruise Deck, 169 Maunganui Road, Mount Maunganui, tel 575 7411
127 Willow Street, Tauranga, tel 578 2773, www. poppiesbooks.co.nz