Category: Books – Used

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…

September 25, 2019 / Books

  I never used to be into graphic novels. For some reason I just didn’t think they were my thing. I thought of them as comic books but once I…

September 13, 2019 / Books

One of the fun things about used book shopping is finding alternate covers. I have a soft spot for British ones in particular. They make me well chuffed!

September 11, 2019 / Books

These will all be hitting the shelves soon! (These are just the fiction books – there are lots more…) Backbeat Recommended Reads in this lot include: 13 Ways of Looking…

September 5, 2019 / Books

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

August 26, 2019 / Books

Today is Dog Appreciation Day! Dog owners, here’s your chance to show some puppy pride – share a pic of your dog or a funny story…what’s the funniest/cutest/most ridiculous thing…

August 24, 2019 / Books

I guess it’s pretty obvious who one of my most favourite authors is…who is yours?

August 8, 2019 / Books

In what is one of the most sought-after books of the summer, we have a secondhand copy of Fleishman is in Trouble by Taffy Brodesser-Akner. It only just came out…

August 3, 2019 / Books

Feeling the summer vibes…

July 26, 2019 / Books

Looking for the latest titles but you don’t want to pay full retail price? Then you need to browse through our used book section where you can pick up about…

July 11, 2019 / Books

There’s not much that beats a summer road trip. Stuck at home but dreaming of escape? Pick up one of these books inspired by wanderlust and travel the world from…

July 7, 2019 / Books

We recently restocked the used book sale shelf with books priced at just $1.95 or less! There are some really great titles on there across all genres. Perfect for the…

June 20, 2019 / Books

Although it might not look like it today where we are, tomorrow’s the first day of summer. Instead of the gray, rainy skies out there, you can look at these…

June 5, 2019 / Books

Here’s the latest haul of used books that are heading out to the shelves! We absolutely love finding the very best books for you. Looking for the very latest publications?…

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…

May 2, 2019 / Books

Some of our latest secondhand acquisitions! Don’t forget your loyalty card when you come or pick one up on your next visit – buy ten used books, get the eleventh…

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…

March 20, 2019 / Books

While we’re waiting for the last of the snow to leave for another year, we can gaze at these spring-like covers. Don’t you just want to jump right into all…

March 14, 2019 / Books

We’ve just acquired our biggest selection of used music books so far and trust me, you won’t want to miss out! Here’s where you’ll find musician autobiographies, biographies by prominent…

March 7, 2019 / Books

For those of you who love piles of books, here are the latest ones we’ve just brought in. Actually, it’s just a sampling – these are just the fiction selections,…