Grinnell College Pioneer Bookshop
824 4th Ave.641-236-1696
Operated by Grinnell College, the Pioneer Bookshop is located in downtown Grinnell. It features books about Iowa, the prairie and the Midwest. Bestsellers, fiction, biographies, cookbooks, books on gardening and children’s books are always available. In addition to books, the Pioneer Bookshop has framed
photography of the Grinnell community and Grinnell College as well as art prints from Midwest artists. Educational toys, stationery, journals, cards, Grinnell College clothing and emblematic gifts round out the offerings. Hours of operation are Monday – Friday 10 a.m. to 6 pm., Thursday until 8 p.m. and Saturday 10-4.