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Spring Has Sprung!

Like the budding trees and flowers beginning to poke through the warming earth, our shelves are bursting with fresh stories just waiting to be discovered. We hope you’ll stop by soon and let the magic of the season inspire your next reading adventure.

Welcome To Hearthside Books!

Nestle into a comfy armchair with a complimentary steamy drink and a curated selection of stories from all your favorite genres, and shop our hand-crafted artisan treasures and best-selling new titles. At Hearthside Books, you can cozy up to a shopping experience that feels like home with delightful company, a warm atmosphere, and a rejuvenating time! Stop by today and make Hearthside Books your home away from home!

Tuesday – Saturday
8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

229 Lewis Ave S
Watertown, MN 55388

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    Check Out Our Artisans

    We carry a unique collection of merchandise from independent Minnesota-based artisans right here in our bookstore! Stained glass, crocheted stuffies, pottery, candles, wooden signs, and so much more!

    Rent Our Gathering Room

    Need some extra space for your next get-together? Play some board games with friends, organize your homeschool co-op, or host a paint night in Hearthside Book’s gathering room! Find out how to rent our space by calling today or sending us an email.

    Join The Hearthside
    Book Club

    Looking for a group of book lovers like you? Join our monthly book club to unravel our latest mystery or indulge in a new passionate romance. We provide complimentary snacks and drinks and engaging conversations at every meeting! Don’t miss out, sign up today for this month’s book club!

    Hearthside Blog!

    Find out what Char recommends for your next weekend read, or catch up on that event you missed last month at Hearthside Book’s very own blog page. Don’t miss out on all things books with our weekly posts!

    A Little About Us

    Char and Eric had a dream of running their own business together. As two book lovers, the choice to open a bookstore wasn’t a hard one. Together, they turned their dream into reality. Now they work together to share their passions with their community at Hearthside Books in Watertown.