A Great Bookstore in Marshall, Michigan
New & Used Books

114 W. Michigan Ave.

Marshall, MI 49068


This Is What Makes Us Special:

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-- NEW BOOKS    -- AudioBooks    -- eBooks

-- Kids Books      --  Music                -- Movies

-- Gifts        and MUCH more 

Upcoming Bookstore Sponsored Events (stay tuned for link to newsletter)

Current Great Deals Now through August 31st


20 %  off all USED Middle Reader Books

20 %  off all USED Young Adult Books

Non-BOOK items

20 %  off all INCENSE and INCENSE Holders in-stock

20%  off all in-stock POSTERS

Our Book Exchange Program !!!

Bring in your quality used books that are weighing down your shelves & gathering dust. If we can use them, we will give you IN-STORE credit that can be used to purchase new or used books. Everybody benefits, you save money, we keep prices low, your fellow customers have great choices and our PLANET EARTH breaths easier! You can even bring in books you purchased here! Please note: we do reserve the right to decline books for any reason to maintain our desired inventory etc. We do NOT appraise books nor buy used books for cash. 

About Us

Your Independent, Full Service Bookshop in Beautiful Downtown Marshall, MI

Love to read?   Love to learn new things?   So do we!    

We specialize in Michigan and local history, children's books, many classics, and offer a wide selection of new & used titles. 

Stop in and browse! Bring your coffee or tea and have a seat! 

Don't forget: Books make the greatest gifts. Our attractive gift certificates make it easy and risk-free to share the joy of reading!  We have many non-book items to enjoy as well! 

Your Complete Satisfaction is Our Goal

If we do not have a book we will try to get it for you at a good price & condition. We work with publishers, new book wholesalers, and other independent bookstores.  We have access to many sources of new and used books, so call us first! 

We Sell New and Used Books

We screen all used books and do not accept, nor sell, books that are not of high quality. Check out our Book Exchange Program. It's good for you and the planet!

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Marshall: a Great Place to Visit:

The American Museum of Magic

A National Treasure

Learn to be a Magician!

Fun for All Ages

Great Parks, Great Shopping, Great Theatre Convenient Location 

Nat'l Historic Landmark District

Gorgeous Homes & Downtown Buildings and the "House with a Clock in its Walls"

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The Mitten Word Bookshop

114 W. Michigan Ave. Marshall, MI 49068

(269) 558-8111