Category: Books

March 27, 2014 / Books

When you think of secondhand books, do you think of musty old behind-the-times books with ragged edges and faded covers? The above picture is just a sample of recent secondhand…

March 20, 2014 / Books

Just a small book shipment arrived today, but is it ever diverse! In addition to the books listed below, we also have some reorders of popular CBC Canada Reads 2014…

March 15, 2014 / Books

When the content of a book transports you somewhere magical and its cover is also enticing to look at, it’s a thing of beauty. Today’s round-up of magical journeys and…

March 15, 2014 / Books

Attention Canadian Book Lovers! Backbeat Books & Music is about to start a book club…and you’re invited! Since our focus here at the shop has been promoting and celebrating Canadian…

March 13, 2014 / Books
March 7, 2014 / Books
March 5, 2014 / Books
February 28, 2014 / Books

  We have so many new books in this week. Tons of must-reads for adults, teens and kids! Here’s what’s in: – “Dads Are the Original Hipsters” by Brad Getty…

February 21, 2014 / Books

Here we have a small sampling of new books. A taster’s plate, if you like. We do have many more books currently on special order, though, so keep your eye…

February 5, 2014 / Books
February 1, 2014 / Books

We’re not going to keep you guessing any longer…it’s time for the: We <3 Our Customers Book Sale at Backbeat! Buy one book, get the second for 50% off*! The…

January 31, 2014 / Books

It’s the middle of a long winter, but tomorrow is February! The month of love, sappiness and snow. To help you get through it all, we have a special book…

January 23, 2014 / Books

What better time could there be than a cold winter’s day to fill your house with the tantalizing aroma of fresh-made bread? The mouthwatering book “Bread” by Anne Sheasby arrived…

January 23, 2014 / Books

It’s been a while since we’ve posted news from the book side of the shop. So it doesn’t feel left out, we’ve brought in some new goodies. Whether you want…

January 10, 2014 / Books

Good day fine people, Starting this weekend we will be going to our winter hours at Backbeat Books and Music. We will still be open 5 days a week Tuesday…

January 7, 2014 / Books

We have good news…to make up for the store closure because of insane weather yesterday, we are now open again and we’re extending our sale by another day. So, from…

January 6, 2014 / Books

Just a note to let you know that due to the treacherous weather conditions out there, Backbeat will be closed today. If you can, stay in, stay safe and stay…

January 3, 2014 / Books
December 24, 2013 / Books

Thank you to all our great customers for such a wonderful December at Backbeat Books and Music. All the best from our family to yours. We will be closed for…

December 23, 2013 / Books
December 19, 2013 / Books

…extended Christmas shopping hours! Now you can be on the warm, cozy side of the window, rather than out on the sidewalk with your nose pressed up against it. Just…

December 18, 2013 / Books
December 16, 2013 / Books
December 15, 2013 / Books

Just a little note to let you know that Backbeat is open today from 12-5 pm. The roads are pretty messy at the moment, so please drive extra carefully if…

December 13, 2013 / Books