The Largest Vintage Bookstore In Maine Has More Than 40,000 Books

With the winter months upon us, we’re looking for any excuse we can to stay inside cozied up with a good book. The chilly temps have given us a good excuse, but another good reason to stay indoors would be searching for that perfect book. If you’ve got all the makings of a perfect winter day indoors except something to read, you’ll want to check out this shop in Portland. It’s got so many titles for you to search through, you’ll want to make a day of it!

Carlson Turner Books and Bookbindery is located at 241 Congress St., Portland. They’re open Tuesday through Saturday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on Sunday from noon to 5 p.m. They’re closed on Monday. Learn more by visiting their website or following them on Facebook. They can be reached on 207-773-4200.

For more ways to fill up your library, check out this 14-room bookstore in Wells. Or, go straight to this converted chicken barn in Ellsworth.