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Blue Hill Books

2 Pleasant St, Blue Hill, ME 04614-5941
+1 207-374-5632
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Great Book Store

We found everything and more we were looking for here. We asked for several books that we didn't... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
curveslady2014
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Woodland Park, Colorado
Real bookstore

While there are not as many bookstores as there once were, they can still be found. So if you like... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
MacSchwa
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Surry, Maine
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“book store” (4 reviews)
“long time” (2 reviews)
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2 Pleasant St, Blue Hill, ME 04614-5941
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+1 207-374-5632
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We found everything and more we were looking for here. We asked for several books that we didn't find on the shelves and they ordered them for us and mailed them to us.

Thank curveslady2014
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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

While there are not as many bookstores as there once were, they can still be found. So if you like real bookstores don't pass this one by. An excellent place to browse or shop for yourself or gifts for others. And if they don't have...More

Thank MacSchwa
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

This store just turned over from the 30 year owners to Samantha, who worked there for seven previous years and is well steeped in the store and town. We make Blue Hill Books a key stop, more than once, during our summer idyll in the...More

Thank JMLVermont
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

Blue Hill Books has been a 'main-stay' of Blue Hill for many years. If not displayed, Name the book, they can get it. Friendly and helpful!

Thank chunko4
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Reviewed 23 March 2017

I hadn't fully grasped how bookish Maine was until visiting with my mom last fall. The dedication to libraries is amazing, and we saw so many cute bookstores, Blue Hill included. this place had a fantastic selection, and because I was traveling with enough books...More

Thank Aanika C
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Reviewed 13 April 2016

If all small independent bookstores were like this one, we might have some real competition for the big boys.

Thank Walter G
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Reviewed 10 October 2015

I loved this shop. Cozy and well organized with all my favorite categories very well stocked. The owner has been in business well over 20 years and seemed very knowledgable about all the various questions we asked him. I love buying a mystery written by...More

Thank Cynthia P
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Reviewed 30 September 2015 via mobile

I has been a long time since I've walked into a bookstore and felt like I could stay forever. Like I might beg them to work there for free. It is so cozy, well laid out, with a wonderful selection of books. I was giddy....More

Thank jrenshaw
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Reviewed 18 March 2015

Wonderful store. Despite having one-tenth the shelving of a big-box bookstore, they always have something I want!

Thank Thomas B
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Reviewed 18 February 2015

I stopped in last summer and wasn't expecting much in such a small town, but found an excellent selection of books of all sorts. The owner and I chatted about the books and what life is like in the surrounding area and she was helpful...More

Thank marthaBrunswick
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