Finding English-language books in HCMC used to be such a challenge, now there are plenty of bookstores that carry a wide range of English titles. Fahasa is one of the largest book suppliers in Vietnam, providing a wide range of book genres.
You can find Fahasa bookstores everywhere in the city. PNC Bookshops, located in several malls such as Vincom Center, Parkson Plaza , Sky Garden, VivoCity, are stocked with newer books, newspapers and magazines.
Smaller in scale, Artbook and Newton are not only popular for being beautifully decorated but also for specializing in English magazines, travel guides and interesting English books.
If you are looking for books on subjects such as economy, IT, medicine, architecture, technology, etc., or you are looking for a bookstore that contains a large selection of English, French, Chinese, Japanese and Vietnamese books, Xuan Thu Bookstore on Tran Hung Dao street is well suited. On Truong Dinh street, there is French Library Nam Phong that provides a good selection of French books.