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Besides the quaint bookstore/cafe, knowledgeable staff and unique gifts, what makes this bookstore... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Deb A
Plainville, Massachusetts
Awesome, Awesome, Awesome

This has to be the best bookstore ever. Lovely atmosphere, friendly and knowledgeable staff... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2018
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  • Average2%
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Besides the quaint bookstore/cafe, knowledgeable staff and unique gifts, what makes this bookstore stand out are the events that they offer on the 2nd story. I've attended author talks, story times for children and most recently the women's group Coastline.You couldn't help but be in...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Deb A
Reviewed 11 December 2018

This has to be the best bookstore ever. Lovely atmosphere, friendly and knowledgeable staff. Wonderful selection of books! Check out the Harry Potter flying books, broomsticks and golden snitch over your head. Many wonderful authors stop by for events, talks, book signings. Cafe and barista...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank lvee
Reviewed 23 November 2018 via mobile

LOVE this local bookstore and wonderful cafe! The unique furniture and displays created by local craftsman and artist Stephen C Staples out of reclaimed antique materials are beautiful and eye catching. The selection of books is amazing as are the unique and quirky crafts and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Barbara C
Reviewed 14 November 2018 via mobile

Very cute and charming book store something for all readers both young and experienced... Coffee shop smelled amazing as soon as you walked in and all the treats looks yummy .

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 14 October 2018

I miss book stores and am grateful that this one has opened in the town where I now live. The books are varied and many of my interests are served. I have been able to find books and trinkets to entice the grand kids into...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank allen w
Reviewed 30 September 2018

So You like books.....Nay...You love books!!!! This is your kind of a place. It's all here for you....great books...comfy places to peruse your future purchase....tasty treats....a pleasant place to relax and...above all...a fabulous collection of the latest editions of the newest books!! What more could...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank billybuzzy
Reviewed 28 September 2018

In the area to see a show at the Xfinity Center and we were looking for interesting things to do to pass the afternoon. You know how you tell yourself that you don't need another book - who are we kidding? In addition to some...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank tldwork
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Independent bookstores are carving out a niche for themselves by offering things the big box stores can't, which includes special author events. I attended an event with a fantastic author, and it was just beautiful. The café provided lunch, and the event space was stunning....More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 29 July 2018

Took my mom there for her 🍰 birthday 🎂. She chose it because we could browse for books & have lunch. We both had delicious fresh salads & I found the selection of books wonderful. I also found several girly gifts for friends. The staff...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Wrkplay32
Reviewed 7 June 2018

Went to the book store to meet with the owners last year. What a great book store and cafe. Its really great, very comfortable and allows for relaxing/browsing. Its nice to be in a one-of-a-kind store built in a historic building. Very cool.

Date of experience: September 2017
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