Tag: Books

September 22, 2017 / Music
September 21, 2017 / Books

Check out these amazing books from our used book section – they’re all on sale right now at 30% off! Backbeat’s the place to be for the readers who want…

September 18, 2017 / Books

You’ll want to visit Backbeat Books and Music in Perth, Ontario this week because… It’s the “We’ve Never Had a Sale in September So We’re Having a Sale in September…

September 13, 2017 / Books

No matter what kind of music you’re into, we have books about it here for you! Pictured are just some of the most recent music-related books we’ve brought in. We…

August 20, 2017 / Books

We’ve been adding a bunch of great books to the shelves this week, refreshing the stock, so we thought we’d highlight just a few recent releases available right now in…

August 10, 2017 / Books

August is the perfect time to take a road trip! Are you lucky enough to have one planned? You’ll want to bring along some activities to keep you and the…

August 3, 2017 / Books
July 20, 2017 / Books

We just put this fantastic selection of secondhand books out on the shelves yesterday. You’ll be spoiled for choice! Highlights include recent novels by Curtis Sittenfeld, Carmen Aguirre, Aspen Matis,…

July 6, 2017 / Books

Looking for something to read, but not sure what? Just look for “Backbeat Recommended Read” tags in our books – there are lots of them! Books with a Recommended Read…

June 17, 2017 / Music
June 15, 2017 / Books

Two important days are just around the corner…Father’s Day is this coming Sunday and the end (the real end!) of the school year is nearly here for the kindergarten and…

June 8, 2017 / Books

If you have school-aged kids in your house, they’re likely counting down the few remaining days till summer holidays! They’ll be here before we know it, but how to fill…

May 29, 2017 / Books

We’re stocking our shelves with a huge fresh selection of used books at this very moment! Pictured is just a tiny sample highlighting the types of books we’re bringing in.…

May 8, 2017 / Books

Hey, your mom called and she wants something from Backbeat for Mother’s Day. No, she didn’t specify what, but we have some suggestions from the book side… For the mom…

April 28, 2017 / Authors for Indies
April 28, 2017 / Authors for Indies

While we are now unfortunately missing our main component – author Roy MacGregor who had to cancel due to a journalism assignment – we’re still going ahead and celebrating Authors…

April 10, 2017 / Authors for Indies

Yet another reason to visit Backbeat on Saturday, April 29th for Authors for Indies: you can enter for a chance to win an original signed print by children’s author and…

April 6, 2017 / Authors for Indies

Author extraordinaire, Roy MacGregor, will be coming to Backbeat to help us celebrate Authors for Indies on Saturday, April 29th! We feel that he’s the perfect guest because he’s written…

March 10, 2017 / Books

One section we’re currently expanding is our music book section. Pictured here are just some of our most recent arrivals. We have books about dead musicians, death-defying musicians, legendary bands,…

March 9, 2017 / Books

New in stock are the latest in the Ladybird/How it Works series. They’re just as hilariously twisted as the first round, so we’re sure you’ll love them! From crazy neighbours…

March 1, 2017 / Books

It’s currently Freedom to Read Week in Canada. Taking place this year between February 26th and March 4th, it’s “an annual event that encourages Canadians to think about and reaffirm…

January 26, 2017 / Books
January 13, 2017 / Books

Last week, we showed you the one-of-a-kind Tree of Codes die-cut wonderpiece by Jonathan Safran Foer. Today, we bring you three more super unique books all currently available at Backbeat.…

January 4, 2017 / Books

The best thing about secondhand shopping is the potential for discovering treasures. On that note, our latest special addition (or is that edition?) to our rare books section is this…

December 22, 2016 / Books