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RJ Julia Booksellers

768 Boston Post Road, Madison, CT 06443
+1 203-245-3959
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Books, gifts and a bakery - what more could you want?

Having just been to another author event - Kristan Higgins and Sonali Dev, yay! - I'm reminded of... read more

Reviewed 13 January 2018
Bethany, Connecticut
Excellent bookstore

I'm sure this has all been said before-- this is a gem of a bookstore (which also sells many gift... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2017
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768 Boston Post Road, Madison, CT 06443
+1 203-245-3959
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Reviewed 13 January 2018

Having just been to another author event - Kristan Higgins and Sonali Dev, yay! - I'm reminded of just how fantastic RJ Julia's is. It's the book store you wish every town had: enough titles to make your head spin, friendly staff and a tasty...More

Thank jmp3274
Reviewed 27 November 2017

I'm sure this has all been said before-- this is a gem of a bookstore (which also sells many gift items and has a cafe too!). I could spend hours (and a lot of money) in this shop. I love all the personal recommendations for...More

Thank Reader27
Reviewed 27 October 2017

What more could anyone ask for than to get a great book and good food at the same time. This was my first visit to this shop suggested by a friend when we met for lunch, and it did not disappoint. It was a rainy...More

Thank Judy N
Reviewed 4 October 2017

I mean ever, the wide selection of books many with reviews by staffers, a great diverse children's section and the constant meet and greet talks with all types of authors. The staff is very helpful and knowledgeable. This is the way a bookstore should be,...More

Thank Cindy H
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Julia's has a lovely, open, welcoming feel. I love bookshops in general and this is certainly an excellent example of that with a great range of books and knowledgable staff. I think what makes RJ Julia's a great place to visit is the combination of...More

Thank ol r
Reviewed 3 October 2017

They have a great selection of books and can get whatever you might be looking for if they don't have it on hand. Their cafe is actually very good as well, certainly worth checking out when you're there.

Thank jrncsa1
Reviewed 24 September 2017

A true booklovers paradise! Well stocked and always helpful advise. Plus the occasional speakers/authors etc are always top notch! Glad to see they are alive and well!

Thank Teenzone
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Luckily I spend time in Madison several times a year and RJ Julia's is always a highlight. The selection beats all for fiction, the staff recommendations are spot on and I always find titles I've not come across in my book adventures. I have to...More

Thank Kathy H
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

This was my second time in this great bookstore. Having worked in an independent bookstore, I understand the amount of work that goes into keeping it vital. With ebooks etc. it is a dying business. This store is a treasure--well stocked, knowledgeable staff, reviews and...More

Thank blonde11-12
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

The loveliest bookstore in every way! Beautiful and well stocked, this store is a must visit for any book lover. The cafe is great too!

Thank marglyo
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