Tag: Books

February 27, 2018 / Books

What’s one of my all-time favourite things? Giant stack of books like the one above! There’s just so much goodness here: the latest from Mary Kubica, beautiful covers like Edgar…

February 11, 2018 / Books

We’re kicking this week off old-school style with some more modern classics. These vintage-looking brand new copies are by the literary champion Joan Didion. She’s unlike anyone else. Some sample…

February 2, 2018 / Books
January 23, 2018 / Books

It might be wet and dreary outside, but it’s been positively springlike and bursting with blooms in the book section. It just takes a great book and a little imagination…

December 20, 2017 / Books

Have you heard of Jolabokaflod? Roughly translated, it means “Christmas book flood” and it’s an Icelandic holiday tradition that’s quickly becoming a cultural phenomenon. Jólabókaflóð (pronounced yo-la-bok-a-flot) is the tradition…

December 4, 2017 / Books

Get the latest books for way less at Backbeat! Here’s just a small sample of 2016/2017 releases that we currently have in our used book section. Priced between just $2.95…

November 23, 2017 / Music
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October 21, 2017 / Books

Who doesn’t love free stuff? While supplies last, when you buy any colouring book at Backbeat, you’ll receive a free Neil Gaiman Coloring Book! What makes this sweet deal even…

October 19, 2017 / Books
October 13, 2017 / Books

What’s the cure for a grey-ish day? A rainbow of books! This Pop Classics series just came in today and they’ll not only brighten up your day, they’ll also add…

October 5, 2017 / Books
October 1, 2017 / Books

Why should you order new books from Backbeat? We always offer a 20% discount off the retail price of new books that we don’t currently have in stock, including pre-orders.…

September 25, 2017 / Books

We spent the day today taking down some of the titles that have been hanging around here for a while and putting some more great books on the shelves. We’ve…

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