Category: Books

October 10, 2013 / Books

As I’m sure you’ve heard by now, Alice Munro is the first Canadian woman to have been awarded the prestigious Nobel Prize for Literature! If you’ve been to our shop…

September 19, 2013 / Books

Just brought these amazing secondhand goodies into the shop today. They’re all in like-new condition and are about to be priced and added to the shelves, but I just wanted…

September 19, 2013 / Books

Today, the shelves are being stocked with some Backbeat bestsellers as well as some new-to-the-shop titles: – “Lucky Peach #8” magazine – “Just Kids” by Patti Smith – “Little Paris…

September 13, 2013 / Books
September 11, 2013 / Books
September 5, 2013 / Books

A few more diverse titles have been added to the table this morning: – “419” by Will Ferguson – “The Official Scrabble Players Dictionary – Fourth Edition” – Merriam-Webster –…

August 31, 2013 / Books

Just in time for the last long weekend of the summer…new books! We’ve re-stocked some favourites and added some great new titles. After you’ve worn yourself out at the Perth…

August 21, 2013 / Books

Did you hear the latest local news? “The Best Laid Plans” is being filmed as a CBC mini-series today in Perth! If you haven’t yet read the Canada Reads winning…

August 20, 2013 / Books

Are you a fan of graphic novels? We have some special ones on the shelves at the moment: – “The Complete Persepolis” by Marjane Satrapi – “Notes for a War…

August 17, 2013 / Books

A new shipment of books for our smaller-sized customers has made its way to the shop just in time to herald in this year’s back-to-school season: – “Pete the Cat:…

August 13, 2013 / Books

Do you inhale? We got some fresh new titles in the shop today. Here’s the lowdown: – “Wheat Belly” by William Davis, MD – “Born With a Tooth” by Joseph…

August 4, 2013 / Books
August 1, 2013 / Books

Have you read “White Teeth” by Zadie Smith? It’s without a doubt one of the best books I’ve (almost) finished reading in years. Only 144 pages to go till my…

July 19, 2013 / Books

Too hot to be decisive? Shopping for a gift? Like surprises? Why not be adventurous and pick up one of our “surprise packs” of books? Each wrapped package costs only…

June 28, 2013 / Books

We will be closed Sunday June 30th and Monday July 1st to celebrate Canada Day!  

June 25, 2013 / Books

I don’t know about you, but I don’t always automatically gravitate to breezy beach reads in the summer. I did, however, grab “The Art of Racing in the Rain” by…

June 22, 2013 / Books

Some amazing new books just arrived at the shop! Here’s the rundown:   – “Bodies of Subversion” by Margot Mifflin – “The Hungry Ghosts” by Shayam Selvadurai – “Print Worskhop”…

June 16, 2013 / Books
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May 29, 2013 / Books

More great books about to hit the shelves! (Alternate heading: What Christine’s daydreams generally look like). Come in for a visit – we’re open 7 days a week! And we…