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A great independent bookstore

Located in the Red Wing business district in an old building with a great punched tin ceiling. The... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Alan304
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Cranford, New Jersey
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A Great Find

Red Wing is a lovely town for a day visit. Scenic walks, some fine old buildings and the Red Wing... read more

Reviewed May 4, 2019
miniboomer
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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We are a used book store primarily, but we do have events...open mikes, musical performances, movies, speakers, etc. We also gift everyone a book on their first visit to the store
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320 Bush St, Red Wing, MN 55066-2526
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Located in the Red Wing business district in an old building with a great punched tin ceiling. The books are well curated and it seems like the owner knows every title is the store.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed May 4, 2019 via mobile

Red Wing is a lovely town for a day visit. Scenic walks, some fine old buildings and the Red Wing Shoe Museum. My personal favourite of the day though was Fair Trade Books. It not only has a fine collection of books for all ages,...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed April 4, 2019

It is a small book store, very clean, very relaxing, nice choices, great service. We use it often to trade in and buy books. Feels good to go there and look around.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed our time here, wandering and chatting with the proprietors. And of course, we found some nice books to take home with us, in addition to our free book selected by the book merchant Based on our interests. Enjoy!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 10, 2018

We always search out bookstores everywhere we go, but this one tops our list. First of all, the clerks were especially friendly and helpful. Secondly, we got to pet an even friendlier dog! . I would highly recommend a visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 21, 2018

This is a wonderful new/used bookstore. The owners are incredibly helpful and as a new customer your first book is free - hand picked for you by the owners based upon your interests! There is also a lovely store dog (Reveller) who is a great...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed January 23, 2018

We like to visit book stores and really enjoyed this one. It was our first visit and my wife and I both received a free book as a gift. The staff person asked us what we liked and selected one for us. Nice surprise. We...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Patrick S
Reviewed October 20, 2017

If you are a bibliophile, then this is the type of store that you love to discover. A nice selection of used books with a sprinkling of new ones, a wonderful atmosphere, and a friendly and generous owner who clearly loves to share his love...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed September 20, 2017

This is one of those old fashioned book stores that you rarely find anymore. They have new and used books on just about any subject. The salesperson was very knowledgeable, friendly and helpful. And they give free books to first time customers!

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed July 3, 2017 via mobile

Lovely small book shop. Very nice people running the place. They gift first time visitors with a free book which is very generous. Mostly used books with a few new sprinkled in.

Date of experience: July 2017
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