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Wild Rumpus

Wild Rumpus is a beloved independent children’s bookstore in Minneapolis founded by a local husband-and-wife team. Open for more than 25 years, Wild Rumpus features an extensive selection of literature for kids, teens and young adults, and even a small section for fully grown adults. The shop is home to several cats, fish, caged birds, a chicken, a ferret and other animals, and hosts popular author signings and children’s story times each week, including a Sensory Friendly Story Time for children with Autism. Wild Rumpus was named the 2017 Best Bookstore of the Year by Publisher’s Weekly – the first time a children’s bookstore has won the award – and is recommended for anyone looking for a fun, iconic bookstore to explore.

2720 W 43rd St
Minneapolis, MN 55410