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Toadstool has a wonderful selection of books and a knowledgeable and friendly staff to assist you... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Keene, New Hampshire
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Love the experience

Toadstool is a wonderful bookstore. It is a great place to find reading material that is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Chesterfield, NH
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222 West St, Colony Mill Marketplace, Keene, NH 03431-2455
+1 603-352-8815
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Toadstool has a wonderful selection of books and a knowledgeable and friendly staff to assist you. They give back to the community in so many ways. We are so blessed to have them in Keene. Don’t miss their annual teacher appreciation discounts going on this...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Toadstool is a wonderful bookstore. It is a great place to find reading material that is interesting and extremely affordable. I peruse the second-hand books monthly - and also the markdowns. I always find something great to read!

Thank kkillmeyer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Every time I return "home" to New England, Toadstool is a must stop and is my favorite bookstore. So I was mightly dismayed when I went to Colony Mill and found the Mill undergoing massive construction and no bookstore! But I found the new location:...More

Thank Ronald D
Reviewed 28 August 2018

The Toadstool bookshop is a survivor. Friendly staff, spacious environment, great selection and many local events make it not just a store but an experience. I've attended readings and often found books that I didn't know I needed. That process of discovery, in person, is...More

Thank Carolinefx
Reviewed 18 June 2018

The Keene location has moved from the Colony Mill (now essentially a dead mall); another branch is in Peterborough. Don't miss their periodic sales, when they have good deals on used books.

Thank LDWG
Reviewed 30 March 2018

Toadstool Bookshop is the place to go. I have been a patron for many years. Very friendly and informative staff. They also have a store in Peterborough, NH as well. Give them a visit.

Thank Timothy D
Reviewed 11 November 2017

First and foremost, I love book stores! I can spend entire days in them. Our Toadstool has much to enjoy and a really dynamic children section. I spent hours deciding which books to donate to a local Kindergarten and to give as Christening gifts. The...More

Thank douglasas22
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

They have it all and will order it if they do not. Good selection with a wide variety of books and other things. Very helpful and knowledgeable staff.

Thank Charles H
Reviewed 10 November 2017

This is a great bookstore with lots of charm and lots to browse. Just the way bookstores used to be. Can't find it? No worries their capable staff will find it for you, locate it for special order, or recommend an alternative. Reasonable-priced books and...More

Thank LM B
Reviewed 15 October 2017

This is an independent bookstore with both new and used books. There are readings here, though we haven't gone yet and lots of information about events in the area. I have found some enjoyable bargains and best sellers.

Thank Susan S
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