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The Bookmark Bookshop

Closed Now: 09:30 - 17:30
Open today: 09:30 - 17:30
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Would visit the town again just because of this bookshop!

Anyone who will come to this town should spend time walking through the High Street and experience... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2013
Vera C
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Hong Kong
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An unexpected stop in Grantown, we parked the car, looked up and there was the Bookmark. Walking... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2013
MyBackPages
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Portsmouth, New Hampshire
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34 High Street, Grantown-on-Spey PH26 3EH, Scotland
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Reviewed 11 August 2013

Anyone who will come to this town should spend time walking through the High Street and experience the small town culture (we came from a busy city). Anyone who has no time to go through the town, then just go into this bookshop.  Very friendly,...More

Date of experience: July 2013
2  Thank Vera C
Reviewed 18 July 2013

An unexpected stop in Grantown, we parked the car, looked up and there was the Bookmark. Walking in, I felt as if I was walking into Marjory's home, every nook full of thought out and fascinating book choices and her kindness and our talk about...More

Date of experience: April 2013
3  Thank MyBackPages
Reviewed 21 June 2013

I live in Aberdeen and am in Grantown on a fairly regular basis. Due to the excellence of this bookshop, I now wait until I'm in Grantown to stock up on books. The lady owner is so knowledgeable and enthusiastic about books. Grantown is very...More

Date of experience: June 2013
4  Thank TheAberdonian
Reviewed 12 May 2013

This shop is exceptionally well stocked with titles for every-one. Marjory the owner is totally committed to books and everything is laid out beautifully and with care. I could spend hours browsing in it. If passing Grantown on Spey make an effort to pop in,...More

Date of experience: May 2013
2  Thank jumbotaylor
Reviewed 9 March 2013

I live locally so its nice to have a shop as good as this one on your doorstep where the owner is happy for you to come in and browse as long as you like or give you advice if needed. I was recently looking...More

Date of experience: March 2013
4  Thank woodybark
Reviewed 6 March 2013

I was passing through Grantown and had an hour to spare. Than I discovered the Bookmark, what a gem of a bookshop. It is crammed to the roof with books of every kind. The owner is such a chatty, genuine and helpful person. In a...More

Date of experience: March 2013
3  Thank Rustiescot
Reviewed 13 February 2013

The owner of this shop is incredibly knowledgable and will help you to find that special book, or order something in if it isn't in stock.

Date of experience: December 2012
3  Thank Nonoyac
Reviewed 11 February 2013

Owner , enthusiastic and knowledgable lovely lady with books for every reader....go in..ask and don't expect to leave without at least one book...like my kindle but love independent book shops better...a real find :)

2  Thank NeliieMarie
Reviewed 31 August 2012

I went into this shop looking for a couple of books for a friend's son and came out feeling like the world was a slightly better place. The lady who runs the shop is a gem, full of knowledge and enthusiasm. If you only go...More

Date of experience: August 2012
2  Thank Mike T
Reviewed 25 July 2012

This is the bookstore that the serious reader loves to find (and dreams of owning). The Bookmark is well-stocked with a wide variety of reading material or all sorts of readers. Her Scottish section is particularly well stocked and the children/ young adult is superb....More

Date of experience: July 2012
1  Thank Ms_Informed
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