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Bennett's Books

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Wonderful place!

I really love having a book store in Deep River. There is nothing like the feel of a real book... read more

Reviewed 23 November 2018
hedy_13
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Deep River, Connecticut
Favorite local bookstore!

My kids & I love this store! We are always finding hidden gems here and the atmosphere is fantastic!

Reviewed 23 November 2018
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Nestled in the heart of Deep River, we are a community focused bookstore that provides affordable used books in an awesome, old-school atmosphere. Come visit today!
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171 Main Street, Down Magic Alley, Deep River, CT 06417-2057
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Reviewed 23 November 2018

I really love having a book store in Deep River. There is nothing like the feel of a real book while reading!!! Can't do the Kindle thing

Date of experience: November 2018
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Colin T, Owner at Bennett's Books, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2018

Thank you!

Reviewed 23 November 2018 via mobile

My kids & I love this store! We are always finding hidden gems here and the atmosphere is fantastic!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Colin T, Owner at Bennett's Books, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2018

Thank you so much!

Reviewed 22 November 2018 via mobile

Visit this welcoming haven of literature, friendliness, and community pride. The books are previously loved and well tended. Proprietor Colin can point you toward some delectable reads. He also collects food donations and has contributed proceeds to other worthy causes. Browse undisturbed, leave laden with...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Colin T, Owner at Bennett's Books, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2018

Thank you Katherine!

Reviewed 22 November 2018 via mobile

A wonderful, friendly shop with a unique vibe! Great selection of book and bonus opportunities to give back to the community.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Colin T, Owner at Bennett's Books, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2018

Thanks!

Reviewed 22 November 2018 via mobile

My son and I love this place! Loads of great books and super friendly, helpful staff. You will always find something here!!

Date of experience: July 2018
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Colin T, Owner at Bennett's Books, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2018

Thank you so much! We appreciate the review!

Reviewed 22 November 2018 via mobile

Sulo nice to have a bookstore full of coziness, character and great people! Not your average bookstore! Definitely with the trip! Awesome owner!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Colin T, Owner at Bennett's Books, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2018

Awww, that's so nice - thank you!!!

Reviewed 22 November 2018

My daughters and I get lost for hours among the stacks and stacks of books at Bennett's in downtown Deep River... It's a literary treasure hunt and the prize does not disappoint. With such wonderful people working there and the best vibe - book lovers...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Colin T, Owner at Bennett's Books, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2018

That's so great - thank you!

Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

A book-lover’s dream, especially if you love sci-fi. The books are stacked floor-to-ceiling in every available space, lending the air of browsing through a secret treasure trove. Sprinkled liberally throughout are such book-related curiosities as Star Wars and other fantasy action figures and, well, just...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Colin T, Owner at Bennett's Books, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2018

What a great review, thank you so much - it is much appreciated!!!

Reviewed 29 May 2018

i recently visited this bookstore with my sweetie and we instantly fell in love with it. small and cozy, filled floor to ceiling with books this place is perfect for people who love books. it is also very affordable and the owner is very nice...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Colin T, Owner at Bennett's Books, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2018
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Awww, thanks Lizzie!

Reviewed 6 April 2018

An easily missed bookstore in the heart of downtown Deep River. Look for the hand-painted sign next to the Cumberland Farms gas station (at the stoplight on Main) indicating a driveway. At the end of the narrow drive is a sweet, little house filled with...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Colin T, Owner at Bennett's Books, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2018

Thank you so much! We’re so glad you liked our store. Hopefully it will he even better the next time you visit!

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