Welcome to That Book Store!


We believe that everyone is a reader at heart when they find the right type of book.

Open 7 days a week.


10:00-7:00 Monday-Saturday

12:00-4:00 Sunday

446 Silas Deane Hwy. Wethersfield.

We are now serving beer, wine, and hard cider in our tavern area daily. Check out our menu. 

Popular Pre-orders

Children of Virtue and Vengeance (Legacy of Orisha #2) Cover Image
Call Down the Hawk (The Dreamer Trilogy, Book 1) Cover Image
The Starless Sea: A Novel Cover Image
The Family Upstairs: A Novel Cover Image
The Queen of Nothing (The Folk of the Air #3) Cover Image
A Heart So Fierce and Broken (The Cursebreaker Series) Cover Image
American Dirt: A Novel Cover Image
A Good Neighborhood: A Novel Cover Image
The Night Watchman Cover Image
Imagine Me (Shatter Me #6) Cover Image


News from the comfy red chair


That Book Store Bestsellers

Dog Man: For Whom the Ball Rolls: From the Creator of Captain Underpants (Dog Man #7) Cover Image
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Educated: A Memoir Cover Image
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Life and Other Inconveniences Cover Image
Where the Crawdads Sing Cover Image
Lady in the Lake: A Novel Cover Image
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Three Dark Crowns Cover Image
Mae's Cafe Cover Image
Three Women Cover Image
Ask Again, Yes: A Novel Cover Image
Becoming Cover Image
Diary of an Awesome Friendly Kid: Rowley Jefferson's Journal Cover Image
How to Walk Away: A Novel Cover Image
Two Dark Reigns (Three Dark Crowns #3) Cover Image
Unicorn Day Cover Image
The Handmaid's Tale: A Novel Cover Image
The Bookish Life of Nina Hill Cover Image
More Connecticut Lore: Guidebook to 82 Strange Locations Cover Image
Dork Diaries 4: Tales from a Not-So-Graceful Ice Princess Cover Image
Bury the Lead: A Joe Gunther Novel (Joe Gunther Series #29) Cover Image
Eat Vegan with Me: Creating Community Through Conversation and Compassionate Cuisine Cover Image
Where's Waldo? 30th Anniversary Edition Cover Image
A Fatal Grace: A Chief Inspector Gamache Novel Cover Image
The Witch of Blackbird Pond Cover Image
Authority: A Novel (The Southern Reach Trilogy #2) Cover Image


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What People Say About That Book Store

We just love That Book Store! Belle is always so patient with my two younger kids when they aren't sure which book to pick out. Karen is always friendly and willing to help me pick out the perfect item - whether it's a book or a gift. We are all so excited to have this welcoming bookstore in town.  -Kimberly A.

This is a wonderful store with a thoughtfully curated inventory. You can easily find an old favorite or a new interest here. The owners are passionate about books and that passion is evident throughout the store. I am happy to be able to support this local bookshop. It’s a true gem in the community. -Mary S.

Super cool indy bookstore, great selection of books, and alcoholic beverages!!! Yes, please!! Small, cozy, friendly vibe. -Ron S.

I love a bookstore where the booksellers take time to really talk to you about books! This place is great. You can feel the love for reading in here. This is just what the central CT area needed! -Sandra D.

This is a great book store run by a mother and daughter. It is adorable and local and it has beer what more could you want. Be sure to check out the local audible equivalent libro.fm to support local -Andrew S.