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Breakwater Books

81 Whitfield St, Guilford, CT 06437-2648
+1 203-453-4141
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They wouldn't sell me a book they had

I went in looking for a newly published book. When I inquired about it, I was told, "Oh, yes! We... read more

Reviewed 23 January 2018
L7542VLannal
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Wayne, Pennsylvania
Excellent Book Store

A great book store is a huge asset to any community - this one is a treasure. Complete selection of... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2016
kithenn
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Branford, Connecticut
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23 Jan 2018
“They wouldn't sell me a book they had”
17 May 2016
“Excellent Book Store”
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81 Whitfield St, Guilford, CT 06437-2648
+1 203-453-4141
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

I went in looking for a newly published book. When I inquired about it, I was told, "Oh, yes! We have some in stock, but they're all on hold." It was offputting at best, since I was standing there, cash in had, ready to purchase...More

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Reviewed 17 May 2016

A great book store is a huge asset to any community - this one is a treasure. Complete selection of best sellers, travel, cooking, reference, children's section - and if they don't have it they can get it for you promptly. Add a well read,...More

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Reviewed 28 June 2014

While one of a vanishing breed of small local bookstores, the Breakwater seems to flourish in the New England setting. While it appears small from the outside of its location on the Guilford town square, it has an expansive array of interesting titles on subjects...More

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