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Mitchell's Book Corner

Address: 54 Main Street, Nantucket, MA 02554
Phone Number: (508) 228-1080
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Type: Specialty Shops, Shopping & Fashion
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English first
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2013

What a find! I live in Boston, where several favorite bookstores have disappeared over the years. It was a real treat to find this well-stocked, cozy two-story haven conveniently located in Nantucket's historic district. Mitchell's Book Corner offers the customer service and invitation to linger and browse that are often missing from big chain bookstores, and the shop is bright,... More 

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Amherst, New Hampshire
12 reviews 12 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

Located right on Main street. They had several authors on site ready to sign your purchased books! I bought several for holiday gifts, plus they had children's books as well. Cute shop.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2012

great books and a great inventory with friendly, polite service, top sellers to local authors. you have to go there. pick your self up and island read

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New York City, New York
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2012

The staff there are wonderful!! They knew so much about current titles!!!

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Ottawa, Canada
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50 reviews 50 reviews
17 attraction reviews
155 helpful votes 155 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2008

This is not your Big Box Bookstore, this a corner bookstore from a day gone by. And that is a good thing. From the moment I stepped in from the cobblestones to minute I made my purchase I felt welcome. This store has great customer service (they pride themselves on it) and stacks and stacks of books. Although you might... More 

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