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Northshire Bookstore

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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An Unexpected Treat

We frequent Bennington, VT, nearly a half hour south of Manchester, each fall to get away from the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jendechant
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Providence, Rhode Island
Interesting Local bookstore

Local bookstore, v.good selections, nice atmosphere. Northshire is a good change of pace from the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Charles L
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Waltham, Massachusetts
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Northshire Bookstore is a family-owned, independent bookstore. We are one of the largest bookstores in New England. Northshire Bookstore was voted Best Bookstore in the country by Publishers Weekly magazine and Best of New England by Yankee...more
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4869 Main St, Manchester, VT 05255-8918
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We frequent Bennington, VT, nearly a half hour south of Manchester, each fall to get away from the hustle and bustle life. My 9 and 10 year olds are voracious readers and can easily go through 5 or 6 books in a week, so we're...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Local bookstore, v.good selections, nice atmosphere. Northshire is a good change of pace from the outlet shopping.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Charles L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is what a book store should be! Awesome selection, helpful & knowledgeable staff, relaxed atmosphere. You will find a book you love at this place (my wife did say the romance section was lacking- but I love history, fiction and cookbooks)

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank metaldean
Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

An incredible bookstore with quiet nooks and fun areas of sensible “other items” to buy. All based around the love of reading. You’ll get lost for a couple hours.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank NickR28
Reviewed 28 October 2018

If we had been in a hurry, this stop would have been a mistake. Fortunately we had a rainy day and an opportunity to spend a few hours browsing the shelves. What a glorious way to pass your morning. The staff could not have been...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank glewicki56
Reviewed 21 October 2018

With autumn here and with winter coming , the color of the autumn leaves makes it look beautiful ,if you have a camera make sure to take pictures of the fall colors before it leaves for the winter. I used to work in the spiral...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lauren B
Reviewed 17 October 2018

Stumbled on this shop, went in and the shop just went on and on and on. Such a delightful range of books and stuff - do take a look, and buy something to keep it going!!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mac097
Reviewed 5 October 2018

I was in town on business, and I often try to find a little gift to bring home to my boyfriend. This was an adorable bookstore, and they also had a good selection of used books. I quickly found an architecture book that I knew...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Faith D
Reviewed 3 October 2018

We've been visiting Manchester, Vermont for many years and a stop at the Northshire Bookstore is a must! It gets better with each visit - if that's possible. The selection is vast and there are many cozy rooms and nooks to explore. They make it...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank lhm11gem
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

This is the last of the Mohicans. An independent et n bookstore that provides excellent recommendations, has a great knowledgeable staff and a large selection. It has a well stocked cafe with wifi where you can begin to read your books or just hang out....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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