Wiener Buchboutique - specialist for Austrian literature
Books are also a beloved passion of mine, and so I was more than happy to discover the Wiener Buchboutique (Viennese Book Boutique), a small but fine bookstore in the 4th district. Here you do not just get books with a focus on Austrian authors but also a loving and very expert advice from Marion Oeller, the owner. She will now tell you more about the book boutique and herself.
Shortly introduce your store…
The Wiener Buchboutique (Viennese book boutique) is a bookstore on the Wieden.
What is so special about your store?
In my store you find so many books worth reading and other beautiful things, all from Austria. I have noticed that there are so many great authors in Austria and I wanted to place these in the center of my bookstore. The assortment includes Austrian literature, books about Vienna and Austria, biographies, children's books exciting thrillers and much more.
Why did you choose Vienna as location?
I was born in Vienna, have always lived here and love the city
Is there something special abou the location of your company?
The bookstore is located in the Karolinenviertel on the Upper Wieden. It is a pleasant residential area, with a small fine selection of shops and restaurants.
Please tell us more about the history of your company …
I opened the Wiener Buchboutique in June 2016. As a convinced Viennese and book lover, I realized my dream and opened a bookstore.
3 words that descibe your company …
best Austrian literature
Where to buy the books?
The Wiener Buchboutique, Karolinengasse 34, 1040 Vienna
Öffnungszeiten: TUE-FRI 10:00 – 19:00, SAT 9:00 – 14:00
and online www.wiener-buchboutique.at
Marion's personal insights
Why I like living in Vienna ...
Vienna has a great cultural offer, almost everything is easy to reach by public transport, it is urban, but still comfortable and even hiking in the city is possible
What do you like about the city?
The versatility of the city, from culture to nature
My personal Vienna tip …
The botanical garden and the Belvedere
My favourite place in Vienna …
My favourite restaurant in Vienna …
Opocensky, just around the corner of the shop
News from the book boutique can be found regularly on Facebook. Here you also have the announcements for the regular readings.
And if you cannot make it to Vienna, then order your book online at the Wiener Buchboutique and bring your literary piece of Austria home.