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Address: 11 Housatonic St, Lenox, MA 01240-2629
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Great find!

Stopped by The Bookstore with my in laws and two young kids. We didn't partake of the wine bar, but we did purchase four children's books. Great store with a laid back atmosphere.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Kdlwall
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Manchester, New Hampshire
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Manchester, New Hampshire
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26 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by The Bookstore with my in laws and two young kids. We didn't partake of the wine bar, but we did purchase four children's books. Great store with a laid back atmosphere.

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Thank Kdlwall
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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518 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2017

It is a small bookstore and noticeably slower in the winter. Matt is very helpful and an extremely interesting and knowledgeable guy who has always been helpful. We enjoy browsing when we can. The bookstore is close to Nejaime's and a few paces from Loeb's Foodtown (very good deli sanwhiches) in Lenox (of course you can't get lost in downtown... More 

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Thank waterandmore
Westfield, Massachusetts
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26 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Not alot of variety, small very surprised that absolutely no one spoke to us there. I would go if I had something specific they had I wanted however just to stop in and browse not very friendly.. Sorry maybe it was a bad day..

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Thank Samantha G
Eastham, Massachusetts
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15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

The Bookstore is everything that a bookstore should be...personal welcoming interesting welcoming. The owner/operator Matthew is a book guy, He's full of insight and wisdom about the store the merchandise the publishing world the history. He's a raconteur a jokerman a fount of information about books music people characters just about any thing you want to hear about. You are... More 

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Thank Roberta W
Lenox, Massachusetts
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9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

I recently needed two books and the owner was very cooperative in getting them for me. I've always enjoyed and appreciated browsing in this cute bookstore.

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Thank Fatehjeet
Visalia, California
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27 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

The Bookstore is a nice little bookstore with an interesting and eclectic selection of books. The owner, Matt, is charming and knowledgable, and the staff are helpful and friendly. As a bookstore owner myself, I give The Bookstore high marks!

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Thank pjpescosolido
Carlisle, Massachusetts
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74 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

We visit ever time we are in Lenox just to see what new books they have found. We have great conversations with the staff and always find something to read. Topics range from fiction to local culture to science and nature.

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Thank M C
Massachusetts
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117 reviews
18 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2016

It was a rainy Thursday in the Berkshires. I have been trying to find the best bookstore, ranging from Northampton and Amherst west... And this is it. Maybe it doesn't have everything, but I wouldn't know; I was not looking for everything. What it does have is beautiful books, set out on tables as staff recommendations, lots of assistance if... More 

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Thank 1Nicole
Lenox, Massachusetts
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16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2015

The Bookstore doesn't have everything, but you can find the classics and a mix of eclectic titles curated by owner Matt. A must-stop shop for any trip to Lenox—one-of-a-kind local shop.

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Thank Stephanie I
Lenox, Massachusetts
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25 reviews
9 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2015

This is a really lovely place, a gem of a bookstore. It doesn't try to be all things to all people, but stocks what's really interesting, and it's a nice place to hang out, socialize and have a glass of wine.

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