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Owl and Turtle Bookshop

33 Bayview St, Camden, ME 04843-2201
+1 207-230-7335
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Not the old Owl and Turtle, but worth a moment of your time.

This place is cute and inviting. This may be the smallest bookstore I have seen that has a coffee... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
David H
Fort Myers, FL
busy bookstore

the store is so inviting - books displayed well - a huge variety - an upstairs full of books, too... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
Vickie W
Hagerstown, Indiana
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33 Bayview St, Camden, ME 04843-2201
+1 207-230-7335
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is cute and inviting. This may be the smallest bookstore I have seen that has a coffee bar. Cute, cozy, and friendly are the operative words. This is not the old Owl and Turtle; that was a destination in itself. It was across...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 10 July 2017

the store is so inviting - books displayed well - a huge variety - an upstairs full of books, too, and chairs to read in. there's also a coffee shop that sells coffee from COFFEE ON THE PORCH in Camden. it seemed to be a...More

Thank Vickie W
Reviewed 15 June 2017

The young owners know exactly what a bookstore should be... Maine titles are here, as are classics, contemporary best-sellers, children's books. And some of the best selections of history, bio, poetry you will ever want to find. And there are beautiful leatherbound books as well....More

Thank RonL40
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

A really lovely well stocked bookstore. With its wonderful cafe and interesting books, it's a terrific place to while away a few memorable hours. Lovely seats and tables are scattered throughout the store. It's just charming!!

1  Thank diningdiva62
Reviewed 13 May 2017

what a charming little bookstore in the lovely town of Camden. It may be small but it is huge in character. a two-story shop, very open and comfortable. nice selection of Maine authors and books. Some local magazines, comfortable seating here and there. we didn't...More

Thank offwego2011
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Great for current reads and advice for a reading group I attend; superb coffee and great, engaging owner-managers.

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Great shop! Old fashioned cozy place for people who like to get away and spend some quiet time in a wooden place that has a great atmosphere and fine selection of books. I got the beat ever hand printed cards and has a great coffee...More

Thank meitardafna
Reviewed 23 October 2016

A good small bookshop which was nice to browse. As you would expect they have a good sailing section. The coffee and tea are exceptional

Thank 432geoff
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Very quaint, well kept. Good selection of coffee, iced,pour over extra. Wide variety of books, with a book signing that day.

Thank Phyllis V
Reviewed 6 July 2016

This is always the place I go to for a book/gift. The service is lovely, subtle. Book selections is super. A very relaxing place to shop.

Thank Sonia T
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