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North Washington Books Etc. owner Janet Syrup opened up her store last month and has plenty of variety in her collection. (Jason Adkins/DL Newspapers)

North Washington Books Etc. opens in Detroit Lakes

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Book lovers in Detroit Lakes have a new option to increase their collections as North Washington Books Etc. opened last month.

Janet Syrup, a Detroit Lakes native, opened the shop as a way to decrease her immense collection.


"I keep buying more books and my house is full of books," she said. "I have so many books, so I thought I should open up a bookstore."

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