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Pentimento Books

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Old Towne Barre

This space is no longer Pentimento Books, but is now occupied by Old Town Barre, a terrific new... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
You'll Feel at Home

This is a small town book store that carries a very eclectic variety of books. It has a very... read more

Reviewed November 9, 2017
Clinton, Mississippi
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Oct 2, 2018
“Old Towne Barre”
Nov 9, 2017
“You'll Feel at Home”
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302 Jefferson St, Clinton, MS 39056-4240
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

This space is no longer Pentimento Books, but is now occupied by Old Town Barre, a terrific new fitness studio. Check it out! There are many time slots and packages available.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jandgrv
Reviewed November 9, 2017

This is a small town book store that carries a very eclectic variety of books. It has a very inviting an welcoming feel and a great selection of books. If you find yourself on the brick streets in Olde Town Clinton, I would recommend that...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank rnati0ns
Reviewed May 1, 2017 via mobile

If you enjoy the smell of books, reading and could spend hours in a bookstore you'll enjoy this store. You can find history books about MS, ficton, nonfiction, and there are book signings by local authors. You can find any type of book here!

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Robin F
Reviewed September 25, 2016

If you are in Clinton for the day and have some shopping time, don't miss Pentimento Books! They have a kids room for the little one and everything in between!

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank ClayMansell
Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

Really friendly and cozy. All sorts of books scattered throughout a cute and well-organized store. Some used, some new, all great fun to look through.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Caleb L
Reviewed June 6, 2016

Upon reading the other reviews I must say I did not receive the same experience as far as friendly goes. But the shop itself is a little step back in time with delicious book smells and a wonderful feeling of quaintness until the worker rudely...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Gotjoy4
Reviewed May 13, 2016

While walking around Old Town we came across Pentimento Books. What a great little shop. They have a large selection of unusual books. Worth stopping in.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank JIM W
Reviewed April 25, 2015 via mobile

This is a very nice, quaint and cozy little book store in the brick street area of Clinton. The lady in there while we were there was very friendly and helpful. When you walk in, it's like walking into a comfortable den at home. There...More

1  Thank Norman D
Reviewed April 25, 2015

One of my favorite stops in Olde Town, Clinton, Mississippi. It looks (and smells) exactly like a great old bookstore should! The staff are knowledgeable and always friendly. They'll even offer you a cup of hot tea while you browse. Be sure to ask to...More

Date of experience: April 2015
1  Thank John B
Reviewed July 2, 2014

I am a book fanatic, so I guess it was natural for me to enjoy such a great bookstore. But it has a fantastic ambiance ... I could have spent all day enjoying the selections. Of course I had to buy some while I was...More

Date of experience: July 2014
2  Thank W3693HNjohnd
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