Tag: Books

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 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 16, 2019 / Music
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…

April 4, 2019 / Books
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,…

March 5, 2019 / Books

There are lots of storylines and characters that we all know and recognize from classic tales. But what if the plots and people we know so well were flipped on…

February 27, 2019 / Books

It was so fun hearing from you last week – thank you so much for all of the required reading memories! I now I have an amazing array of choices…

February 20, 2019 / Books

As a bookseller, I’m often asked to give recommendations, but this time I’m asking for you to get interactive! Can you help a girl out? I’m doing a reading challenge…

February 6, 2019 / Books

There are a whole bunch of books that are slated to hit both the small and big screens this year. Here are just some of the books we have in…

January 24, 2019 / Books

Reading about finding treasured books in a favourite used bookstore and the pleasure of being surrounded by books while reading, surrounded by treasured books in my favourite used bookstore.

January 18, 2019 / Music
January 8, 2019 / Books

Are health and happiness part of your resolutions for 2019? According to the Mayo Clinic: “Research shows laughter provides a good physical workout, generates mental relaxation, lowers blood pressure and…

January 2, 2019 / Books
December 20, 2018 / Books

We’re all on a countdown and if the thought of an impossible shopping list/bad weather/spending too much is stressing you out, we’re here to help! Trust us, your loved ones…

December 18, 2018 / Books

Holidays aside, maybe some of you, like me, are scrambling to complete an overly ambitious Goodreads (or similar) reading challenge. Or maybe you’re busy with everything else life is throwing…

December 12, 2018 / Books
December 6, 2018 / Books
December 2, 2018 / Books

Out there? Wet and not-so-nice. In here? Warm and inviting. As soon as you walk through the doors, you’ll immediately forget about all of that wet slushy stuff and be…