People who love to read: don’t miss any chance to visit an independent bookstore on your travels in New England. All states have great small bookstores, where you may find local authors reading their works, knowledgeable staff members, lots of choices for kids, restful corners to read and explore, and a purely welcoming atmosphere. Many are near dozy coffee shops or restaurants where you can retreat with your booty.
Then get out and explore the region at wonderful events , fairs and festivals , and museums.
2568 S Main Street North Conway, NH, 03860 Phone: 603-356-3200
5247 Shelburne Road Shelburne, VT, 05482 Phone: 802-985-3999
Water Street Block Island, RI, 02807 Phone: 401-466-8878
471 Angell Street Providence, RI, 02906 Phone: 401-331-9097
1 Monument Way Portland, ME, 04101 Phone: 207-772-4045
10 N. Main Street Kent, CT, 06757 Phone: 860-927-4104
53 West Main Street Mystic, CT, 06355 Phone: 860-536-3795
9 South Main Street Hanover, NH, 03755 Phone: 603-643-4479
247 Main Street Northampton, MA, 01060 Phone: 413-586-4235