358 River Street · Manistee, MI

Upcoming Events



The Happy Owl Bookshop is now open for business Monday through Saturday from 10am – 5:30pm and Sundays from 10am – 4pm.  For inquiries or orders, please call us at (231) 887-4411 or email us at  We look forward to seeing your smiling faces (oops – smiling eyes) and assisting you with any of your reading needs.  We do ask that you wear a mask when shopping with us and use the hand sanitizer that we have available for you.  If you have symptoms of illness, we kindly ask that you don’t enter.  


September 2020 Book Club Meeting

We will meet at the Lions Pavilion at First St. Beach  at 7:00 pm on Sept. 29th to discuss “The Last House Guest” by Megan Miranda.    Some of us get together informally at 6:30 for a bite to eat prior to the meeting – bring your own food and beverage.  For your own comfort, you are welcome to bring your own chair.   Please feel free to join us.


October 2020 Book Club Meeting

We will meet at the Happy Owl Bookshop at 7:00 om on Oct. 27th to discuss “Where the Light Enters” by Sara Donati.  Please bring a chair if you can, and feel free to join us.

The Happy Owl Book club meetings will be suspended from November through March for a winter break.


































































“I would be most content if my children grew up to be the kind of people who think decorating consists mostly of building enough bookshelves.”  ― Anna Quindlen

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