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Address: 2 Pleasant St, Blue Hill, ME 04614-5941
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+1 207-374-5632
10:00 - 17:30
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Sun 11:00 - 16:00
Mon - Fri 10:00 - 17:30
Sat 10:00 - 16:00

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More than worth a stop

I was recently traveling for work and had some time to kill in Blue Hill. I'm so glad I stopped at this place! It was so warm and inviting. I browsed for about an hour before... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2013
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Reviewed 23 September 2013

I was recently traveling for work and had some time to kill in Blue Hill. I'm so glad I stopped at this place! It was so warm and inviting. I browsed for about an hour before choosing a book. While I was there, several locals stopped in and were chatting with the staff - everyone seemed to know each other... More 

Thank Anute929
northern new england
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34 reviews
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Reviewed 31 July 2013

The quintacential small town bookstore. Great room on the lower level with a generous selection of children's books. Nice comfy places to sit and browse troughout the store.

Thank METT4
Blue Hill, Maine
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66 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2013

Nick and Mariah have been our booksellers and friends for many many years. This is an excellent bookstore as well as nice place to spend a few hours. Good place, good people, lots of knowledge of books. Can't do better than this anywhere.

Thank Capnbob67
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4 reviews
Reviewed 26 April 2013

I love their mystery section and how they have books by authors that aren't as well known as the ones on the NY Times bestseller lists. Lots of local authors too and comfortable chairs, so you can sit and read enough of a book to know whether you want to buy it or not. Very helpful staff and a nice... More 

Thank hawkhill8
Blue Hill, Maine
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12 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2013

Great for browsing, excellent selection and very helpful and knowledgable staff. Don't see what you want- they will order it for you (no obligation to purchase). Trust me- you will feel really good handing over your money to this local book store.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2012

Yet another reason to visit beautiful Blue Hill. The bookstore was incredible. Really different selection that offered lots of lovely regional books, as well as the usual cool stuff. The store itself is beautiful, and I wanted to live downstairs in their extensive and well selected mystery/crime section. If you like bookstores, this will be a place you will for... More 

Thank LDFBoston
Jefferson MA
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61 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2012

I like to blog about new and used bookstores in New England, and this shop made my list of favorites. Just the bookshelves alone, each hand-crafted by the owner make the visit worthwhile. The selection is not extensive, but if it's not there, they will happily order it for you.

Thank RFWright
Hartford, Connecticut
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47 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2012

Beautiful place to stop in on a rainy day! Lots of local authors on display...

Thank sierrashoo
Oklahoma City
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115 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2012

I double dare you to not come away loaded with books. Glorious books!

Thank 2653adele
Blue Hill, Maine
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79 reviews
11 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 7 February 2012

A converted house with nice staff and good selection. Right smack in the middle of town.

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