Bun Boek is a local bookshop in the Netherlands. We are a family-owned, independent bookshop that hopes to provide inspiration to the community to discover books that entertain, educate, intrigue, and motivate. We are all about finding the next great read. Known in the area for our comprehensive selection of new books that encompass almost every possible known interest, our store’s signature ambiance has also become a haven for tinkerers and book lovers alike.
We offer a warm and welcoming space for all book lovers. We have comfortable and inviting fireside seating to offer our customers a relaxing place to browse, sip coffee, and enjoy the rustic ambience. Our walls display some of the finest artwork of our local artists. Some of them are also up for sale, so if you are interested in any one of them, feel free to talk to our friendly and approachable staff members. Our beautiful and well-lit store is a place where our customers can feel free to rest, browse, research, and purchase at their own pace.
We have also expanded our store to offer more than just books. We also sell unique merchandise to suit the lifestyle of our readers. We offer a diverse selection from high-quality stationery, arts and crafts, novelty notebooks, vinyl records, artwork, and other unique and creative collectibles.
We also host a variety of events from book signings, literary luncheons with popular and local authors, and other fun events. We strive to foster a hospitable and nurturing environment where people can freely exchange ideas through hosting readings, book groups, book clubs, panel presentations, and online discussions. We are committed to engaging with as many people, organizations, and members of the community as we can so that we work towards the goal of having a knowledgeable and informed public.
Our customers can always count on us for friendly and organized service. Our dedicated and knowledgeable staff are always ready to lend you a hand if you are having trouble finding the book that you want. They will also be a ready listening ear if you are looking for a specific genre and they will provide the store’s best titles for you. You can also freely roam around and discover new titles that you never knew you needed in your life.
Our company believes that books mean more than just words on paper. Books define civilization through their storytelling, creating of meaning, intellectual freedom, discourse of ideas, transmission of knowledge, opportunities for empathy, insight into the community, and shared humanity. As a local independent book shop, we aim to encourage more people to share our love of reading and help create and sustain a community of lifelong readers.
We are also committed to offering a diverse selection of new books as well as gifts and education items for our customers from all ages and backgrounds. We want to create a haven for discovery and connection which inspires people to take charge of their own stories and become better versions of themselves.