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Drury Lane Books

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Sweet place

A rare find - an actual bookstore! Charming place right on the lake in this cute northern MN town... read more

Reviewed September 8, 2018
L H
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Chicago, Illinois
Great bookstore

Always stop when in Grand Marais, never leave without a book or two (or three). Interesting... read more

Reviewed August 12, 2018
Rollie J
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Park Rapids, Minnesota
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Hand-curated selection of new books, quaint storefront on the East Bay of Lake Superior in Grand Marais, MN. Author events, full moon readings, and kid's story hour. Open year around.
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12 E Wisconsin St, Grand Marais, MN 55604-5018
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Reviewed September 8, 2018

A rare find - an actual bookstore! Charming place right on the lake in this cute northern MN town; perfect place to go after lunch (Angry Trout is the best restaurant in the area). Nice staff.

Thank L H
Reviewed August 12, 2018

Always stop when in Grand Marais, never leave without a book or two (or three). Interesting selections, nice staff.

Thank Rollie J
Reviewed October 29, 2017

When we visit Grand Marais, we always visit the Drury Lane Bookstore. A locally owned store, it offers something for all readers, including children. Have questions, they always are helpful. It's warm, cozy and inviting. There's something for everybody!

Thank Carol-Ann B
Reviewed October 7, 2017 via mobile

Go buy real books and support the local economy in Grand Marais. This shop is adorable and the people running it are very helpful. If you buy ten book a you get a free one and you can keep the list going year after year....More

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Reviewed June 24, 2017

I can't make a stop in Grand Marais without paying a visit to Drury Lane books. Not only is is charming it's got a brilliant selection of books, from Pulitzer Prize-winning poets to the best in fiction (including Minnesota authors), and a marvelous selection of...More

Thank Kathleen K
Reviewed April 10, 2017

I am a great fan of independent book stores, especially small ones in out of the way places. Drury Lane is one of my favorites. It has a great variety of topics from current affairs to mysteries to North Shore stories. I would wager that...More

Thank BruceLarson41
Reviewed October 5, 2016

There are so many great selections in this bookstore you could purchase your whole years worth of reading material here. We visit once a year in the fall and always look forward to getting some good reads. The staff are very friendly and knowledgeable and...More

Thank Mary A
Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

If I had a book store this is how mine would look! Great classic authors, light and bright inside and fun gift ideas! Loved shopping in here!

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Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful place to buy a book and walk outside to read it by the beauty of the lake! Small little place so there isn't a huge selection but very quaint. We were there when they had an event with William Kent Krueger. It was held...More

Thank Shari427
Reviewed August 17, 2015

This indépendant bookstore is worth the drive! The exterior is a darling little house and the interior has big windows that look out onto Lake Superior. It houses an excellent selection of books, including lots of regional books. The best part is really the staff....More

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