Island Bookstore

Island Bookstore
Mackinac Island, Michigan
(906) 847-6202

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We are open May through October.

Mackinac Island

Island Bookstore Main St. Centre
PO Box 1298
Mackinac Island, MI 49757 (906) 847-6202
(November - April:
call 906-847-0229)

Hours: Monday-Sunday
10:00 AM to 10:00 PM (in high season)
Close earlier in spring and fall.


Visit our Mackinac Island Old Time Photography shops!

(Two island locations: across from Horn's Bar and Horse Corral mall. )

Mackinaw Old Time Portraits




Children's Books
We specialize in children's books written by local authors and written about our Mackinac region. They make great gifts for all ages interested in adventures in the place we love most!


Mimi the Monarch
Written by Natalie Wohletz
Mackinac Memories, Inc.

Learn about a butterfly's transformation on Mackinac Island!



NEW FOR 2018!

Good night, Mackinac Bridge by Emily Havlena and Kate Dupre The book will be a fine addition to your favorite toddler’s library, and a wonderful remembrance of a visit to our magnificent Straits area.


Board Book
Price: $10.95


What I Saw on Mackinac: A Counting Book
by Jennifer Powell

What I saw on Mackinac is a delightful new counting book for the emerging reader with just the right amount of rhyming text accompanied by fresh, colorful artwork on every page.

Price: $9.95

Mindful Mackinac
by Mackinac Memories, IIc

An artist's coloring book for all ages. A visual tour of Mackinac Island featuring scenic photos & fun, relaxing designs.

Price: $14.95

The Colors of Mackinac
by Jennifer Powell

View Mackinac through the lens of color. Children will enjoy looking for their favorite colors in beautiful Mackinac photos.

Price: $10.95

COLOR FUN - Mackinac Island!
by Cher Charest

A coloring sketch book.: Color all of Mackinac Island's famous treasures, sights


Local AuthorsThe Legend of Mackinac Island
by Kathy-jo Warginn
Illustrated by Gijsbert van Frankenhuyzen

Beautifully illustrated story incorporating Indian legends of Mackinac Island. Retells the story of the great turtle Makinauk that enlists the aid of other animals to help create the special place known as Mackinac Island.


Price: $12.00

Price: $17.95

A Grand Adventure
Written by Mary Jane Barnwell (owner of Island Bookstore)
Illustrated by Lily Porter (Mackinac artist)

While you are reading about Molly and Evan's grand adventure on Mackinac Island, look for the five hidden turtles!


Children's Board Book




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