Welcome!! An exciting new concept in used books, crafts, and collectibles shopping, with a world class cafe is right here in Traverse City. Bookbrokers & Kramer's Cafe is a unique retail experience that is comprised of a special blends of books and beans, while featuring over 8+ CRAFT vendors offering the gamut of collectibles, custom artwork, re-purposed objects, crafts and so much more. Each of our vendors are thoughtfully screened and approved for quality, originality and aesthetic appeal before they can become members of the Bookbrokers & Kramer's Cafe family. This high standard guarantees you not only a fun and thrifty shopping experience, but also the added assurance that anything you purchase at the Bookbrokers & Kramer's Cafe is the real deal. The Bookbrokers & Kramer's Cafe location is easy to get to from anywhere in the Grand Traverse Area. We're excited to be located in the Grand Traverse Mall, northern Michigan's premier shopping center is at 3200 S Airport Rd , conveniently located just south of downtown Traverse City, and is open from 9am to 9pm Monday thru Saturday and 12pm to 6pm on Sunday. Our online store is open 24/7 for your shopping convenience. Peruse our website for a general overview of who we are, and visit our bookstore and cafe websites. Then drop by our location and prepare to be amazed! We look forward to meeting you. We have two permanent tenants, Bookbrokers & Kramer's Cafe. Bookbrokers Run by Dr. Dan "DOC" McDougall, former teacher of 33 years, bookseller for 30 years, he is also the manager of the mall. Bookbrokers is a used bookstore dealing in Used and collectible books, specializing in hard to find books and searchs. With over 200,000 books, Bookbrokers boasts one of the largest inventories of stock in the state of Michigan. Bookbrokers buys, sells, and trades, as well as donates books to charities, foundations, networks, schools and individuals in need throughout the area.
Kramer's Cafe The new location also features the very popular Cafe, run by experienced Barrista Extraordinaire and co-partner, Ian Kramer, a delightful little getaway that offers an array of locally owned organic artisan coffees which allows you to relax and reconnect with yourself, your friends and your family, or to revive yourself to take on the day, provided through a partnership with Roaster Jacks. The Cafe also serves soup, salads, paninis, yummy baked items as well as other light fare.