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Address: 4065 Main St, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336-2407
Phone Number:
+1 757-336-5825
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10:00 - 18:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 17:00
Mon 10:00 - 18:00
Thu - Sat 10:00 - 18:00
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Sundial Books is a locally owned full-service bookstore on Chincoteague...

Sundial Books is a locally owned full-service bookstore on Chincoteague Island. Our inventory includes new books and best-sellers, local and regional books, used and collectible books, music CD's, gifts, cards, local art, Green Mountain coffee and more. We have two floors of books and plenty of comfy seats so you can take your time and find your next great read. Check our website for a calendar of upcoming events including book signings, live music, writing groups and more!

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More than just books as others have mentioned. Good early evening spot to find a book or just browse.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
TNorla
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Dover, Delaware
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Dover, Delaware
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

More than just books as others have mentioned. Good early evening spot to find a book or just browse.

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Lititz, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A used and new bookstore, with places to curl up with your new find. The owner is lovely, and I really enjoyed my stop here.

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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

Nice mixture of new and used books. Large selection well-arranged. Good pplce to stop in and look around.

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Philadelphia, PA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

If you like books- you will enjoy Sundial Books. They have a great selection arranged in a fun way and there is always good music in the background. A perfect antidote to the big box book store. Support your indy bookseller!!

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1 Thank PattyPhiladelphia
Delaware City, United States
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Nice two-story bookstore stocked primarily with used books. You can find some real gems in this store if you spend a little time searching. I was at the store on one of the hottest days of Summer and the air-conditioners, scattered about the windows of the building, kept the bookstore cool and comfortable. The bookstore also boasts some comfortable chairs... More 

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Hillsborough, New Jersey, USA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Lovely local book shop with new and used books. The book store is 2 floors with a decent variety of books. Even if you are not in the market for a book you should stop in here, such a charming little spot!

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1 Thank Jennifer C
Virginia
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Awesome book store with great new and used options. I only wish the fantasy section was larger, but every other genre had a decent amount of selections- including the kids section. Highly recommend if you like book stores.

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Mims, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

My husband and I were in Chincoteague during ''Pony Swim'' week. We enjoyed a lot of activities while there. We came across Sundial Books on one of our excursions downtown and we are happy that we did. It is a lovely two story bookstore with a beautiful view from the second story. They have a wonderful selection of both new... More 

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Rosemont, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

This is the book store an island deserves! It is surprisingly large,2-story and sells not only books,but CDs,music as well.You can find the latest popular books or esoteric collectible items not usually found at seaside venues.All categories are listed and rare or unusual books also abound.The staff is super friendly and helpful.If you are looking for wonderful beach reading,this is... More 

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1 Thank Dean S
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2016

I was so pleased to see that there was a bookstore on Chincoteague Island whilst I was planning my visit. I can never carry enough books to last me for a whole holiday. It was one of the first shops I visited. I quickly found several second hand books to purchase as well a useful map, lovely postcards and I... More 

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