Backbeat Books and Music Posts

October 18, 2013 / Music

Good day, If you’ve been by the store this week you may have noticed that our sweet old jukebox is gone. It was sold and moved into a new home…

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October 17, 2013 / Books
October 16, 2013 / Books

Congratulations to Ontario-born Eleanor Catton for winning the prestigious Man Booker Award! Her sweeping second novel, “The Luminaries” just won this year’s competition. We currently have a copy of her…

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October 15, 2013 / Music
October 11, 2013 / Stationery

We just got the “Nudes of Mississippi Mills” 2014 calendar in stock today! This cheeky calendar features some local brave souls who showcase both the natural beauty of the area…

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October 11, 2013 / Books

Between the Scotiabank Giller Prize shortlist announcement and Alice Munro’s Nobel Prize for Literature, it’s been an extraordinary week for Canadian authors! We just got a shipment of new books…

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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…

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