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Lovely bookstore

What a treasure from the literary rock garden to the rare books upstairs to the great gift items... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2018
Springdale, Arkansas
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Great for a Rainy Day and any other Day!

After reading the reviews of this bookstore we had high expectations, and we were not disappointed... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2018
State College
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432 Route 6a, East Sandwich, Sandwich, MA 02537-1440
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Reviewed 15 October 2018

This is a great stop if you enjoyable slow relaxing walk perusing the aisle of a bookshop looking for something to read while at the Cape. It is also a great stop if you want to quickly pick up a read for a rainy day...More

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Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

What a treasure from the literary rock garden to the rare books upstairs to the great gift items downstairs to the super friendly lady behind the counter. I’m so, so glad bookstores still exist. Stop at this one when you are in the area.

Thank chaffin4
Reviewed 9 October 2018

After reading the reviews of this bookstore we had high expectations, and we were not disappointed. We love books, and they had plenty of those, but that was not all! There were many wonderful and imaginative toys, calendars and amazing gift items. Of course you...More

Thank Reiselust1947
Reviewed 8 October 2018

This is a wonderful bookstore with a great personality. The book selection is great, local books and authors and best sellers and history, and a great teens and childrens selection as well. Wether you are loosing for serious or beach reading, you will find it...More

Thank CathyHatfield
Reviewed 22 September 2018

I live in Sandwich and try to shop locally whenever I can. However, twice now I ordered books at Titcombs and received nothing but excuses for the books not arriving. I would, for example be told the book would be in Tues, on Tues I...More

2  Thank pjg293
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Independent bookstore with careful selections by the owner and staff. Great advice. Features a book club, writer readings and much more. For the wee ones, great children's section. Suggested for residents and visitors. A real gem.

Thank Jeannie D
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

My niece loves to read and I needed something else for a gift for her. I stopped on here and got a gift card. It's a great store. Very friendly staff!

1  Thank BeautyandBeast1960
Reviewed 10 November 2017

This special bookshop offers many guest authors, discussions and children’s activities. It is a must-see for those of us who love the feel of a real book! Nice gifts, too.

Thank newfun
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

This little shop is a town gem! Something for everyone no matter their age. They often host local authors such as nancy Thayer ( one of my favorites) as well as children's programs. They have a basement loaded with summer fun just waiting to be...More

1  Thank Travelingover50
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I highly recommend this local family-owned bookstore; in fact, they are celebrating their 50th year~summer 2017! The shop is charming and browsing is a delight. They carry all the latest best sellers @ 20% off the cover price, and stock an assortment of popular and...More

2  Thank Z2666AFpaulam
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