ShoppingTop things to doAttractionsRestaurantsActivitiesShoppingNightlifeEntertainmentHotelsTours▲ Books in SamaraChakonaCome here for books (mostly Russian) and maps; it’s located on the 3rd floor. Books in Nizhny NovgorodDirizhablA good selection of maps and local guidebooks, and some books in foreign languages. Books in KazanDom KnigiCome here for maps and books in Russian. Books in SaratovDom KnigiThis bookstore has good city maps and lots of reference books in Russian. Books in ElistaTeegin GeraThis bookstore sells the combined Elista street map and map of the republic (R80); it also has various books on Kalmyk culture and Buddhism.