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Downtown Books & Purl

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67 Commerce St, Apalachicola, FL 32320-1772
+1 850-653-1290
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Lovely

Absolutely adorable book shop. If you're looking for something with local information they have... read more

Reviewed October 22, 2016
Jess R
via mobile
A Book Nook

A cute little bookstore with a small but sufficient inventory. There is a yarn section for as my... read more

Reviewed September 5, 2016
Mike W
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Tallahassee, Florida
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“book store” (5 reviews)
“local authors” (3 reviews)
“yarn shop” (3 reviews)
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67 Commerce St, Apalachicola, FL 32320-1772
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+1 850-653-1290
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Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

Absolutely adorable book shop. If you're looking for something with local information they have everything about Florida, and of course the classics and popular literature. They have amazing children's books about the beach and Florida also. Our boys loved it and we plan on coming...More

Thank Jess R
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Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

A cute little bookstore with a small but sufficient inventory. There is a yarn section for as my knitters.

Thank Mike W
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Reviewed August 6, 2016

Spent the day roaming the town with three teenagers! Stopped in this store - Great Book Store! Wish I could of stayed longer, teenagers! I promise to return!!

Thank K T
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Reviewed June 23, 2016

If you are a knitter like I am, this store holds a small, but well stocked section of quality yarns in the back and books for the rest of your party to browse in the front. I was able to buy some new to me...More

1  Thank mamamook13
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Reviewed June 8, 2016

They have a nice variety of books, and they also have some gift things there as well. My mother in law but a game of "Bug" Bingo for the kids. Very friendly staff, and cool music in the background as well.

1  Thank techgrl2000
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Reviewed January 6, 2016 via mobile

Camping on SGI and I'm out of yarn. I sigh heavily as I struggle for service and hopefully search maps and TripAdvisor for yarn stores in the area. Alas. None showed up. BUT! Whilst meandering the ACola streets I see a sign for "Books and...More

2  Thank Ann W
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Reviewed October 5, 2015

Cute little bookstore in the heart of Apalachicola. Reasonably priced and great selection. There is even a knitting section the back. Shop local and get a book from this gem of a shop.

1  Thank Melissa_W_TN
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Reviewed July 12, 2015 via mobile

My wife and I both love books. We were touring Apalachicola and found this in the downtown area. I have limited mobility, so I found a table in the back while my wife browsed. In the back they have a complete supply for the knitter...More

1  Thank Donald W
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Reviewed June 3, 2015

This is one of the shops I visit EVERY time I'm in Apalachicola. I've been traveling to Apalachicola every year for the past three years and this is always on my list of must-stops. The owner is super friendly and the book selection is Bette...More

1  Thank Joshua C
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Reviewed May 28, 2015 via mobile

Well organized and loaded with lots of great books. The owner is friendly and easy to talk to. Good prices on the books. Definitely worth stop.

1  Thank LarryW2
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