358 River Street · Manistee, MI

Upcoming Events

November Book Club Meeting

We will meet at the House of Flavors Restaurant on U.S. 31 at 7:00 pm on November 28th to discuss “Sweet girl” by Travis Mulhauser.  Some of us get together informally at 6:00 for a bite to eat prior to the meeting.  Please feel free to join us. 



Bookies and Cookies  Schedule

Roxanne Rowley, Early Childhood Specialist, will be hosting Bookies and Cookies at the Happy Owl on various Fridays. .  This lasts about 1/2 hour and includes stories, song, finger-plays, and dances for young children.

Friday, Nov. 17 at 11:00am

Friday, Dec 1 at 11:00am


Happy Thanksgiving

On Thursday, Nov 23rd, the Happy Owl Bookshop will be closed so that our employees can spend time with their family and friends for the holiday.  We are thankful for all of our wonderful customers and your support throughout the year – and we look forward to seeing all your smiling faces on the 24th.














































“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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