While I’ve visited all these great places, I haven’t written about all of them yet but that’s no reason not to tell you about them so here they are. Where no link is given, I couldn’t find a website but you can usually find address information through Google or please email me. booksandbaubles[at]

NB: places marked with >< are sadly no longer in business. 

Bennett’s Books, Deep River CT
Book Barn, Niantic CT
The Book Bower, Middletown CT
Book Bear, West Brookfield, MA
Books & Company, Hamden CT
Bookends, Florence, MA
BookMarkit, Enfield, CT
Colebrook Book Barn, Colebrook CT
Dickens Books, Bantam CT><
Harbor Books, Old Saybrook CT
The Jumping Frog, Hartford CT
Montegue Bookmill, Montegue MA
Grey Matter Books, Hadley MA
The Old Book Store, Northampton MA
Pages Coffee Bar, Conway MA
Parnassus Book Service
Raven Books, Northampton MA
R.M. Titcomb Books, Barnstaple MA

Rodgers Book Barn
Roundabout Books, Greenfield MA
Serpentine Books & Collectibles, Lowell MA
White Square Books, Easthampton MA
The Book Cove, Pawling NY

Antiques/ Vintage/ Thrift
Anna Pearl’s Curiosities, Niantic CT
Patti’s Treasures, Windsor CT
Scranton’s Shops, South Woodstock, CT
Silk City Antiques, Manchester, CT
Goodwill Boutique, Glastonbury CT
Old & Fangled, Middletown CT ><
Over The Creek Antiques, Willington CT
Thriftique, Putnam CT
Pawling Antiques, Pawling NY
Packet Galleries, Brewster, MA

Cedar Chest III, Old Saybrook CT
Molly Rose Consignments, Madison CT
The Posh Pear, Plantsville CT

Savvy Swap, Portland CT
Twice Is Nice, Wallingford CT

Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston MA
Morgan Library, New York NY

Record Stores
Platterpus Records, Easthampton MA
Records The Good Kind, Vernon CT
Redscroll Records, Wallingford CT
Vinyl Destination, Lowell MA

Tea Rooms/ Coffee Houses

By Chloe, SoHo NYC

Coffee & Cotton, Lowell MA
Comstock Heirloom Market, Old Wethersfield CT

Green Room, Middletown CT
Outdated, Kingston, NY

Sweets By Chloe, Greenwich Village, NYC

Two Wrasslin’ Cats, East Haddam CT
Tea Roses, Cromwell CT
Mrs. Bridges’ Pantry, Woodstock CT
The Sundial Gardens, Higganum CT

Crafts/ Makers
Bantam Tileworks
Ben Wolff Pottery
Guy Wolff Pottery

Arethusa Farm Dairy, Bantam CT

Cadeaux, Great Barrington, MA

Celebrations, Deep River CT
The Edward Gorey House, Yarmouth Port, MA
Luna Movie Theater, Lowell MA
Thistle Beads, Niantic CT
The Hammered Edge, Ivoryton CT
Three Graces Vintage, Stafford Springs CT
Wild Bills, Middletown CT

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