Bookshop OnlineVisit the Pioneer Bookshop online or on Main Street. The College's bookstore features Grinnell College clothing, school and office supplies, art supplies, consumer electronics, greeting cards, and gifts. It is the most reliable source to buy or rent new and used textbooks. The bookshop also offers a wide selection of fiction, non-fiction, and children’s books and toys.  It has special order service and gift wrapping, as well.

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Text Bookshop to 22828 to receive our online newsletter.


Wear your costume to the Pioneer Bookshop on Oct. 31 for a chance to win a Pioneer Bookshop Gift Card.

The Pioneer Bookshop Storytime is held generally on the first Monday of the month at 4 p.m. Children up to 8 years of age or so will enjoy the picture book and story read by our storytime readers.