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Books N Things

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Great independent bookstore on a charming main street.

I try to shop here whever I can. Having an independent bookstore close by is a treat. They always... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
Beth C
Oxford, Maine
Just what I needed

Had tried a bunch of places looking for a specific book. Found it here with no problem. Recommend... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
Beverly Hills, Florida
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Aug 8, 2017
“Great independent bookstore on a charming main street.”
Aug 8, 2017
“Just what I needed”
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

I try to shop here whever I can. Having an independent bookstore close by is a treat. They always have the latest releases and also have a nice local interest section as well as cards and small gifts.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Beth C
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Had tried a bunch of places looking for a specific book. Found it here with no problem. Recommend this place to browse or just looking for that special summer read (or any other time as well)

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Travelingmaine
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Books and things is my favorite to buy books and items to help children to read and observe people without their cell phone. They also can order any book you need for pleasure or educational for college and online services. Any type of book is...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank fshea2016
Reviewed 5 December 2016

I so enjoy this bookstore, so many things to choose from! Aside from all the books on hand, they are always happy to order what you are looking for. The kids section is filled with a great selection of books, crafts, and toys. A fun...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank GottaloveMaine
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

Our favorite bookstores in Norway Maine. I went to purchase tickets for a local play but my husband and I buy and order books all the time. If they don't have it they order it and always with a smile. Super service and always helpful....More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Holly Y
Reviewed 24 March 2016

This is a gem of a shop! In addition to having a superb inventory of books, this store offers an eclectic mix of games, toys, puzzles, cards and local foods and gifts. The cozy sofa at the back of the store calls to you to...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Claire S
Reviewed 28 August 2015

A lovely quiet spot with a good variety of books--many on Maine, especially the local area. I've purchased pretty cards here and a nice narrow-ruled journal that held up well over a long trip. A place that enhances the town by making current and classic...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank TheBigSuitcase
Reviewed 3 August 2015

A nice children's selection. They will take orders and give you a call when they arrive at no extra cost. Books available from local Maine authors, the New York Times and The Boston Globe are for sale here.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank NanitaNorway_Maine
Reviewed 1 July 2015

Helpful friendly service, large variety of merchandise, gift cards available. My grandchildren love to go with me when I make a purchase.

Date of experience: December 2014
Thank Clara T
Reviewed 30 April 2015

Good selection of magazines, books, children's items, and even a place to pick up used downstairs plus a place to sit in the back to read what you purchased. They have CD's and a good selection of local material, too.

Date of experience: January 2015
Thank prayse
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