Canadian Independent Bookstore Day

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April 27, 2019

Heart shape in open school book pages.

Canadian Independent Bookstore Day is a day to support the amazing independent bookstores in communities and maintain a thriving book industry across the country. The purpose of this celebration is to encourage people to visit their local independent bookstores and experience the unique community space that each store creates.

We’re excited to share with you some valued bookstores that will be supporting Canadian Independent Bookstore Day! Be sure to come out Saturday April, 27th for a day filled with Canadian literature and overall fun for everyone to enjoy!

Participating Bookstores

Munro’s Books – Victoria, BC –

Blue Heron Books – Uxbridge, Ont. –

Forster’s Book Garden – Bolton, Ont. –

Lighthouse Books – Brighton, Ont. – 

Western Sky Books – Port Coquitlam, BC –

The Book Keeper – Sarnia, Ontario –

The Novel Spot Bookshop- Etobicoke, Ontario –


Spirit Quest Books – Salmon Arm, BC.

Another Story Bookshop – Toronto, Ontario – 

The Bookstore on Perron Street – St Albert, AB –

BookLore – Orangeville, Ontario – 

Bolen Books Inc. – Victoria, BC –

World of Maps – Ottawa, Ontario – 


Café Books – Canmore, Alberta – 


Volume One Bookstore – Duncan, BC – 

Queen Books – Toronto, Ontario –


Audreys Books – Edmonton, AB – 


Beggar’s Banquet Books – Gananoque, ON  – 


Whodunit Bookshop – Winnipeg, MB –

Otter Books Inc – Nelson, BC –

Huckleberry Books – Cranbrook BC –

Squibb’s Stationers – Weston, Ontario –


Shelf Life Books – Calgary, Alberta – 

Mermaid Tales Bookshop – Tofino, B.C. –

Argo Bookshop – Montreal, QC – 


Watch this page for updates in the next few days!

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