The perfect time to pick up a book

Father-daughter Oblong Books and Music co-owners Dick Hermans and Suzanna Hermans celebrate 43 years of success. Photo by Dion Ogust

MILLERTON — Lovers of the written word are in for a treat as treasures and unique experiences await them at Oblong Books and Music in Millerton and Rhinebeck, and at Merritt Bookstore in Millbrook, when they celebrate the Fifth Annual Independent Bookstore Day on Saturday, April 27.  

The booksellers will be joining those at 500 other stores across the country, bringing a focus to the ways in which the shops contribute to the community.  

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