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RJ Julia Booksellers

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Books, books, books!

When anywhere near Madison, CT this independent bookstore is a true delight! Terrific children’s... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Providence, Rhode Island
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Classy Independent Bookstore

This a beautiful bookstore with a very friendly layout. The display areas are clearly marked and... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2018
Bridgewater, Massachusetts
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768 Boston Post Rd, Madison, CT 06443-3047
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When anywhere near Madison, CT this independent bookstore is a true delight! Terrific children’s book selection & some toys & games, too!

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A few friends and I went to the RJ Julia bookstore, and overall, it’s a rather large bookstore with some unique gifts. You can tell that the bookstore has expanded over the years, because the space is renovated and is pretty large for an independent...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 19 October 2018

This a beautiful bookstore with a very friendly layout. The display areas are clearly marked and the gift section has a large selection of jigsaw puzzles, calendars and gifts.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank mfitzgerald47
Reviewed 3 October 2018

We have been coming to RJ Julia for many years. The bookstore is such a wonderful place. We love independent bookstores. This place is just over and above all others. The staff is fantastic, the cafe is great, and the books are wonderful. A must...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank compgal
Reviewed 28 September 2018

We visit this bookshop and cafe every time we visit from the UK. Helpful friendly staff: Lovely selection of books and gifts. And of course the cafe! Red velvet cup cake was the star on our recent visit along with excellent coffee.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

An indie gem, it has everything you want and lots you didn’t know that you did. Fabulous events, great cafe. I look forward to my annual pilgrimage!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 25 August 2018

Excellent light fare in a charming cafe and bookstore in the center of a New England shoreline town. The waitservice was terrific as was the food.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 20 August 2018

If you're traveling to Madison, CT, you must stop at one of the best bookstores in the country: R.J. Julia's. Not only is the bookstore beautiful and well-stocked, but they have author events during many evenings and weekend afternoons. If you get lucky, you may...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Susan S
Reviewed 18 August 2018

My grandson asked the salesperson to help find him the perfect book. She spend a great deal of time questioning his likes and dislikes. He told her that he “hated” to read but a perfect book was found and all that has changed!!!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ckbucks
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

I love going to RJ Julia Bookseller. I heard an incredible book author talk about her new book. I am looking forward to reading. I just love going to RJ Julia’s!!

Date of experience: August 2018
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