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

11:00-6:00 Sunday

446 Silas Deane Hwy. Wethersfield.

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

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That Book Store Bestsellers

Lady in the Lake: A Novel Cover Image
Where the Crawdads Sing Cover Image
Alone at Dawn: Medal of Honor Recipient John Chapman and the Untold Story of the World's Deadliest Special Operations Force Cover Image
These Rebel Waves Cover Image
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The Seven or Eight Deaths of Stella Fortuna: A Novel Cover Image
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Three Dark Crowns Cover Image
Unicorn Day Cover Image
Where's Waldo? 30th Anniversary Edition Cover Image
Hello, Crabby!: An Acorn Book (A Crabby Book #1) Cover Image
Sparkly New Friends: An Acorn Book (Unicorn and Yeti #1) Cover Image
The Dark Net Cover Image
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The Last House Guest Cover Image
The Tattooist of Auschwitz: A Novel Cover Image
Three Women Cover Image
Connecticut Off the Beaten Path(r): Discover Your Fun Cover Image
Dog Man: Brawl of the Wild: From the Creator of Captain Underpants (Dog Man #6) Cover Image
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Educated: A Memoir Cover Image
The Adventure Zone: Murder on the Rockport Limited! Cover Image
The Nickel Boys: A Novel Cover Image
The Bad Guys in The Big Bad Wolf (The Bad Guys #9) Cover Image
Pieces of Her: A Novel Cover Image
Green Eggs and Ham (Beginner Books(R)) Cover Image
The Witch of Blackbird Pond Cover Image
Let Me Hear a Rhyme 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.