Reserve/Review Textbooks

Official Grinnell College textbooks.

We have started collecting the information for the fall 2017 textbooks.  Check the site for your class books.  The prices listed now are suggested retail and represent the most you would pay for the book.  We will have lower priced used books as time goes on and we get updates from sources. 

We are happy to offer textbook RENTALS. Over 400 titles will be available to rent. Use them for a semester and then bring them back at the end. You can even write and highlight in our rental books.   Go to the booklist for your class.  If it shows a rental price, you can rent it for the entire semester.  All that is required is your student ID and a credit card.  Check it out!

Students trust the Pioneer Bookshop, Grinnell College for new and used textbooks. At the Pioneer Bookshop you will get the exact textbooks selected by your instructors....guaranteed, even if they change their list at the last minute.  We cannot guarantee the books you buy elsewhere. We have all your required books in one place with easy returns and exchanges. The Pioneer BookshopPioneer Bookshop, Grinnell College, your official bookstore keeping it local. Don't forget, you can buy online and choose pick up or delivery.


Textbook Return Policy: We guarantee that the textbook you purchase from us is the one your professor requires. If you need to return or exchange a textbook for any reason, you can do that during the first week of classes each semester. An original receipt is required and the books must be in the same condition in which they were purchased.  After the first week,  refunds are issued when you drop a class or are considered on a case by case basis.


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