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Hello, Bookstore

“Hello, Bookstore is a salute to the sacramental qualities of art that are threaded through everyday life.” – Variety

“Soul-affirming” – TheWrap

“A beautiful thing to behold.” – New York Times


In the shadow of the pandemic, a small town rallies to protect a beloved local bookstore. A landmark in Lenox, Massachusetts, The Bookstore is a magical, beatnik gem thanks to its owner, Matt Tannenbaum, whose passion for stories runs deep. This intimate portrait of The Bookstore and the family at its heart offers a journey through good times, hard times, and the stories hidden on the shelves.