Eagle Harbor Book Company

It is hard to believe when you walk into the Eagle Harbor Book Company on Bainbridge Island, Washington, that it started out in 1969 as tiny 500 square foot store front with only enough room for a handful of titles and a great deal of determination. Since then, despite having moved to a larger space,… Continue reading Eagle Harbor Book Company

The Poulsbo Book Stop

Rummaging about, through a plethora of tomes, in search of hidden treasures, is in my opinion at least one of the best parts of going to a used bookstore. I love the labyrinth like maze of bookshelves that barely contain their contents, the stacks of books that often punctuate the popularity of a certain genre… Continue reading The Poulsbo Book Stop

Liberty Bay Books

  Unlike most places in our modern world, Downtown Poulsbo, Washington, promotes the long lost art of window-shopping, perambulating, and just slowing down in general, by being pedestrian friendly. The slower pace, beautiful marina, and historic buildings are home to dozens of artisans, boutiques, and antique stores, all within the 3-block area that comprises the… Continue reading Liberty Bay Books

Magus Books

I love bookstores; especially those wonderful little hole-in-the-wall places that you hear about from a friendly local, or even better yet, that you just stumble across when you aren’t even looking for them. Magus Books is one of those places. Housed in an old brick building, that is covered in ivy, and has the uneven… Continue reading Magus Books

Third Place Books, Ravenna

When real estate developer Ron Sher first opened Third Place Books (in Lake Forest Park) back in 1998, the idea was simple enough: that having a new and used bookshop, a coffee shop, a café, and other amenities all open at once would enhance the experience and better ensure success. It would also, if successful, create… Continue reading Third Place Books, Ravenna