Category: Books

April 20, 2021 / Books
February 15, 2021 / Books

Drop the needle! Backbeat is going to be back open this Thursday at 11am. This week we will be open Thursday-Saturday 11am-5pm then starting next week and until the end…

December 24, 2020 / Books
December 20, 2020 / Books
December 18, 2020 / Books

Looking for a last-minute gift? We have puzzles in stock – fun for individuals or for the whole family to work on together! We also have lots of great stocking…

December 12, 2020 / Books
December 2, 2020 / Books

Here’s a sampling of some of the music books we just put out. They’re mostly autobiographies and biographies, but we have an eclectic selection of books about music that cover…

November 18, 2020 / Books

Back in stock: Backbeat tote bags! Three different designs to choose from (printed on both sides) and for a limited time you’ll get a free Backbeat pin when you buy…

November 14, 2020 / Books

We put out some fresh fiction and non-fiction books this weekend.   Lots of Backbeat Recommended Reads in this lot (those are books that we’ve read cover-to-cover and liked): Faithful,…

November 11, 2020 / Books

Hey Backbeaters! We’ve expanded our hours. With the holidays just around the corner (BTW – we’ve just put out our Christmas records) we’re excited to be open a little more…

October 18, 2020 / Books

Do you like to read books that are set in the current season? I always find it a bit jarring to read a Christmas scene when it’s the middle of…

October 10, 2020 / Books

The latest arrivals to our shop? These fun mini kits from Running Press! We ordered in some different varieties this time, so whether you want to try some finger breakdancing,…

October 1, 2020 / Books

Some more used books that will be on the shelves in a few minutes. Lots of Backbeat Recommended Reads in this batch! What are you reading right now?

September 24, 2020 / Books

We especially love supporting and promoting Canadian books and authors at Backbeat. I just finished reading Son of a Trickster by the talented Eden Robinson and I can confirm this…

September 20, 2020 / Books

More used books just put out today. And yes, those are copies of Becoming, Untamed and Priestdaddy for just $6.95…

September 10, 2020 / Books

What goes great with our Rothco bags? Patches! We have a ton to choose from, so you can customize to your heart’s content! No sewing skills required – just iron…

August 25, 2020 / Books

What’s hot at Backbeat? In addition to our amazing selection of books and records, right now these canvas bags from Rothco are what our customers have been telling us they…

August 22, 2020 / Books

We just restocked our bookshelves! Here are some of the latest used autobiographies/biographies, non-fiction, fiction and thrillers…thank you so much for your continued support. We appreciate all of you! Autobiographies/Biographies…

July 1, 2020 / Books
June 18, 2020 / Books

We just put out another load of used books! These ones aren’t included in the Big Book Browse which you can view here: https://bit.ly/2LiW2Rl See something you like? Just let…

June 16, 2020 / Books

Hey Backbeaters! We are working to get the shop open for you to be able to browse and it shouldn’t be much longer before we can welcome you back. Things…

June 11, 2020 / Books

Have you got items aside for pick-up? If so, we just got in some copies of the Summer edition of Exclaim! Let us know if you’d like us to put…

May 26, 2020 / Books
May 15, 2020 / Books

Hey Backbeaters! We hope you are all doing well and staying safe. The Ontario government has announced that we can now begin to get ready to re-open. In order for…

April 24, 2020 / Books