We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
What Bookstore Should Be All About

This place is located on the main street of Nantucket and if you love books and local indie... read more

Reviewed 24 December 2017
Jessica B
,
Los Angeles, California
Books

This is a cute little bookshop on the main street in downtown Nantucket. It's small, but they have... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
QuickWhitTravel
,
Washington DC, District of Columbia
via mobile
Read all 14 reviews
2
All photos (2)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
23 Dec 2017
“What Bookstore Should Be All About”
31 Aug 2018
“Censorship is Alive and Well on Nantucket”
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
12°
Oct
Nov
-2°
Dec
Contact
54 Main St, Nantucket, MA 02554-3531
Website
+1 508-228-1080
Call
Reviews (14)
Filter reviews
13 results
Traveller rating
8
4
0
0
1
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
8
4
0
0
1
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 13 reviews
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Having forgot my Kindle this trip, I decided to try and find a book to read- preferably one I was planning on downloading on my Kindle. My goal was simple, to find a non-fiction NYT best seller. Wow is all I can say. None of...More

Thank GlobetrottingGurl
Reviewed 24 December 2017

This place is located on the main street of Nantucket and if you love books and local indie bookshops you will LOVE this one! It's very cozy and beautiful and I wish every bookstore could look this forthcoming.

Thank Jessica B
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

This is a cute little bookshop on the main street in downtown Nantucket. It's small, but they have more books stuffed in there than I've ever seen in a bookstore. You'll find a great book as a souvenir of your trip!

Thank QuickWhitTravel
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

This bookstore is stacked with books and gift ideas for all ages. The Christmas decorated store window caught my eye and I had to venture inside. Books everywhere the eye could see. Great staff and a great selection of books.

Thank Josh W
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Mitchell's is the perfect spot to pick up that summer reading. It's also known for having great book signings by the authors. These are well advertised so you can get your chance to meet the author in person.

Thank Lauren T
Reviewed 31 May 2016

This bookstore was thoughtfully organized and the selections ell chosen. I saw so many titles that interested me from current fiction to history books about the island. The upstairs has a cozy reading area and we were able to choose the books we wanted to...More

Thank Diane S
Reviewed 9 December 2015

Two storeys, packed with a wide range of titles - new and old. Excellent choice for browsers, visitors, and locals.

Thank grommit
Reviewed 30 July 2015 via mobile

Great selection and friendly staff. This year I found they sponsor Where's Waldo contest. I think 23 local businesses hide a die cut of Waldo. You get the passport at Mitchell's. The stores will give a hint where he might be hiding. When he's found,...More

Thank BevieBeach
Reviewed 25 March 2013 via mobile

What a find! I live in Boston, where several favorite bookstores have disappeared over the years. It was a real treat to find this well-stocked, cozy two-story haven conveniently located in Nantucket's historic district. Mitchell's Book Corner offers the customer service and invitation to linger...More

1  Thank Yogainthegarden
Reviewed 12 December 2012

Located right on Main street. They had several authors on site ready to sign your purchased books! I bought several for holiday gifts, plus they had children's books as well. Cute shop.

1  Thank LadybugNH
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 14 nearby hotels
Union Street Inn
544 reviews
.11 km away
76 Main
306 reviews
.14 km away
Hotel Pippa
2 reviews
.20 km away
Vanessa Noel Hotel Green
31 reviews
.21 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 151 nearby restaurants
Ships Inn Restaurant
165 reviews
.17 km away
The Nautilus
197 reviews
.16 km away
Centre Street Bistro
255 reviews
.14 km away
Fog Island Cafe
557 reviews
.16 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 131 nearby attractions
Nantucket Atheneum
101 reviews
.12 km away
Theatre Workshop of Nantucket
42 reviews
.08 km away
St Paul's Episcopal Church
7 reviews
.19 km away
Unitarian Universalist Meeting House Nantucket
7 reviews
.08 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Mitchell's Book Corner staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines