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The Land of Stories
Chris Colfer
Hardcover | Jul 2016
on order $23.99
(releases Jul 12 2016)
The Lake House
Kate Morton
Paperback | Jun 2016
on order $22.00
(releases Jun 7 2016)
The Nature of the Beast
Louise Penny
Paperback | Jul 2016
on order $18.50
(releases Jul 26 2016)
End of Watch
Stephen King
Hardcover | Jun 2016
on order $39.99
(releases Jun 7 2016)
Circling the Sun
Paula McLain
Paperback | May 2016
on order $21.00
(releases May 31 2016)
Avenue of Mysteries
John Irving
Paperback | Jun 2016
on order $23.00
(releases Jun 7 2016)
The Japanese Lover
Isabel Allende
Paperback | Jul 2016
on order $22.00
(releases Jul 5 2016)
Annie Proulx
Hardcover | Jun 2016
on order $39.99
(releases Jun 14 2016)
The Misadventures of Max Crumbly 1
Rachel Renee Russell
Hardcover | Jun 2016
on order $18.99
(releases Jun 7 2016)
The Marriage of Opposites
Alice Hoffman
Paperback | Jun 2016
on order $22.00
(releases Jun 7 2016)

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Welcome to Curiosity House Books!


Upcoming Events


Saturday April 30th - 2nd Annual Authors for Indies Day! Join us for a great day jam packed with author visits recommending their favourite reads.

Confirmed for this year are: Catherine Gildiner, Cecily Ross, Dan Needles, Stephen Smith, R.J. Anderson, Tish Cohen, Paul Eprile, and Gerry Fostaty. In store event. 10am to 5pm. It's also our birthday. We are celebrating 21 years as an indie - come join us for cake!

To read our blog post on what Authors for Indies means to us, please visit:



Saturday May 7th - Local Artist Mary Anne Tupling showcases new work in the Gallery - "Something Happened" Opening Reception from 2pm to 4pm. Artist present. 


Saturday May 14th- 7pm- Canadian Book Launch for local poet and translator Paul Eprile as we celebrate the release of "Hill" by Jean Giono, translated from the French by Paul Eprile. New release from New York Review Books. In store event.

May/June TBA - Book Launch for "The Petun: People of the Hills" by Pat Raible and published by Curiosity House Books. Stay tuned for more details.

Thursday May 19th - Spring Author Talks Series - Author Richard B. Wright discussing ‘A Life with Words’. Collingwood Public Library. 7pm.


Saturday June 11th - Author Signe Langford joins us at the Farmer's Market to discuss her latest book "Happy Hens & Fresh Eggs: Keeping Chickens in the Kitchen Garden, with 100 Recipes". Book signing, demos, and visits from Happy Hens. Creemore Farmer's Market. 


Thursday June 30th - Spring Author Talks Series - Author Susanna Kearsley discussing "A Desperate Fortune". Collingwood Public Library. 7pm.


Saturday September 17th - 1st annual Dunedin Literary Festival. Dunedin, ON. Stay tuned for more details.