Category: Books – New

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,…

February 18, 2020 / Books

For fans of the tiny house trend, eco-friendly living and build-it-yourself homes, I highly recommend Cabin Porn Inside by Zach Klein. His first book, Cabin Porn, had us drooling at…

February 12, 2020 / Books

When we’re in the thick of winter, it can be a struggle just to get up and leave the cozy blankets behind! One thing that makes me feel better in…

January 15, 2020 / Books

It’s always great when kids’ books are as much fun for the parents to read as the kids have listening to them, so we’ve recently brought in some board books…

January 5, 2020 / Books
December 11, 2019 / Books

Let’s play another round of “Help! I have no idea what to buy this person!” If you want to buy a book for someone you don’t know very well or…

October 16, 2019 / Books

In anticipation of Saturday’s writing workshop, I’m currently reading… …Meteorites by Julie Paul. If you weren’t lucky enough to get one of the sold out spots for her writing workshop…

October 10, 2019 / Books

What’s the next best thing to getting out and enjoying nature when you’re stuck inside? Reading about it! We’ve got a ton of nature-inspired books to get you out of…

October 3, 2019 / Books

Patti Smith is a wordsmith. I get swept away by her dreamlike storytelling, whether she’s writing about her relationships, grief, music, art, travel…which is why I’m excited to dive into…

September 18, 2019 / Books
September 5, 2019 / Books

It can be a downer to be around a pessimist but on the upside, some of them are damn funny!

September 4, 2019 / Books

This should help…

July 30, 2019 / Books

There are thousands of classics out there and along with that variety comes some beautiful – as well as some questionable – covers. While the aesthetics we’re drawn to are…

July 24, 2019 / Books

We often hear laughter coming from the book side. We really like to inject a little humour over there. Whether it’s the cards or the books we choose, we’re definitely…

July 18, 2019 / Books

Poor Albert. He just wants to be left alone to read his book. I get it, Albert. (Albert is my kind of person.) Too bad the neighbourhood kids have other…

July 17, 2019 / Books

These little Puffin Classics are some of our bestsellers, so we’ve just brought in a whole bunch of different titles to expand our offerings. They’re everything you could want in…

July 13, 2019 / Books
May 30, 2019 / Books

This Saturday is not only the first day of June, it’s PRIDE in Perth! We’re showing our support with a rainbow of books in the window all by LGBTQ+ authors…

May 22, 2019 / Books
May 16, 2019 / Books

Do we judge books by their covers? One hundred percent! Especially when the artwork is dreamy enough to make you want jump straight into the picture like these ones here.…

May 9, 2019 / Books

I’m probably biased, but I can’t think of a much better gift than a book to unwind with on Mother’s Day (or every day of the year, really). Because while…

May 8, 2019 / Books

No two people are alike and that’s exactly what makes us interesting. Why try to squeeze into a mold and change yourself to be like someone else? When kids are…

April 25, 2019 / Books

I’ve mentioned previously that I’m participating in a book challenge this year. One of the challenges was to read a book about books, so I chose The Prison Book Club…

April 18, 2019 / Books

Easter is all about the chocolate and treats, but you know what’s just as sweet and traditional? Bunnies! We have lots of bunny-themed books that are perfect for little ones…

April 7, 2019 / Books

Just a quick post today to show you the latest fiction/non-fiction/music/memoirs we’ve brought in. There are some really great reads in this bunch! Backbeat Recommended Reads (books we’ve read cover…