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Union River Book & Toy Company

100 Main St, Ellsworth, ME 04605-1919
+1 207-667-6604
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Great little store

Current owner took over in 2010 and added books to the toys. Good selection of quality books... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2016
Derek L
via mobile
Centrally located

This is in downtown Ellsworth and easy to find.A great place to bring your family to look for great... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2016
Ellsworth, Maine
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“all ages” (3 reviews)
“toys” (5 reviews)
“grandchildren” (2 reviews)
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100 Main St, Ellsworth, ME 04605-1919
+1 207-667-6604
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Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Current owner took over in 2010 and added books to the toys. Good selection of quality books, discount area in the back with seconds. Fun typical Toysmith-type toy shop. Owner was really laid back and I enjoyed chatting with him.

Thank Derek L
Reviewed 7 September 2016

This is in downtown Ellsworth and easy to find.A great place to bring your family to look for great books and nice things to buy

Thank baklavaqueen
Reviewed 9 July 2016

We stopped here thinking it would be a great bookstore for everyone. It really caters to children and young adult readers. They do have a small collection of used books for all ages/genres, but not what we were looking for on this trip. If we...More

Thank LucyLu801
Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

This is one of our favorite places to take our son and just hang out. The folks that run the place clearly value customers. The selection of books and toys is thoughtful and the atmosphere inviting. Highly recommend!

Thank Keith H
Reviewed 16 January 2016

A small book and toy store with a wide variety of books from young adult novels to books for children still learning to read. The stuffed animals are adorable.

Thank Linnea973
Reviewed 16 October 2015

We are so fortunate here in Ellsworth to have this wonderful store. Unique, fun, local, & well thought out gifts & cards. And yes, free gift wrapping!!

Thank Barb S
Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

Spent a bit browsing and enjoying the unique gifts in the back area. Great spot for Grandpa and Grandma to spoil the little ones. Great youth reading selection.

Thank JazzBassJohn
Reviewed 19 July 2015

Even if you don't have children but maybe still know little ones to buy toys for...this is the place!! I don't think they have as much stuff in a ToysRUs! My husband and I stopped in because I wanted to something to take home to...More

Thank rhondah67
Reviewed 5 September 2013

I have been to this shop several times to buy things for my grandchildren, and I always find unique and interesting items for sale. Their book selection is outstanding for all ages, and the toys are fun and reasonably priced. Don't miss this wonderful shopping...More

2  Thank Diane G
Reviewed 10 March 2010

This place just opened and it is a fantastic book shop, ideal for kids. Clean, really well laid out, and a great, generous selection for children of all ages, from babies to teenagers. Really what a downtown book store (remember those?) should be. Cozy, and...More

5  Thank viv_savage
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