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The Trials of Apollo Book Two The Dark Prophecy
Rick Riordan
Hardcover | May 2017
on order $19.99
(releases May 2 2017)
The Nightingale
Kristin Hannah
Paperback | Apr 2017
on order $23.99
(releases Apr 25 2017)
Goodnight from London
Jennifer Robson
Paperback | Apr 2017
on order $19.99
(releases Apr 11 2017)
The Reason You Walk
Wab Kinew
Paperback | May 2017
on order $22.00
(releases May 30 2017)
Little Sister
Barbara Gowdy
Hardcover | Apr 2017
on order $33.99
(releases Apr 18 2017)
The Marriage Bureau
Penrose Halson
Paperback | Apr 2017
on order $22.99
(releases Apr 18 2017)

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Welcome to Happenstance Books Online!


HappenStance is an independent bookstore serving an enthusiastic community of readers from the picturesque village of Lakefield. We carry a comprehensive selection of Canadian and international titles, both classic and current, and a wide ranging collection of nonfiction books. Mysteries have a section all their own. We proudly feature local authors, and titles of local interest.


Our children's sections offer exciting choices for readers from birth to sixteen and beyond. Susan and her staff are committed to personalized customer service in the search for that perfect read. On line, you can HOLD,RESERVE, ORDER, all from the comfort of your home or office. Use our TitleLink search engine to find books of interest. You can tell what's in stock, on order (coming or Forthcoming), or what we can quickly obtain.


Use "My List" to create your selection and then "View My List" and "Proceed to checkout", which really just sends your request to us. Then wait for an e-mail or phone call to confirm that everything is in order. In addition to instore pickup, we ship books to almost anywhere, for the cost of the shipping.


TitleLink is big! Book publishers, distributors, and wholesalers located in Canada, USA, and the UK have partnered with us to provide over four million titles. If you are unable to find a specific title using the TitleLink search engine, simply e-mail or call us with your request. We'll continue the search, and contact you with the results.



HappenStance Hours

Monday - Thursday 9am - 5:30 pm

Friday 9am - 6pm

Saturday 9am - 5pm

Sunday 11am - 3pm



We do sell that other type of yarn - knitting, that is.

Please contact us with any inquiries regarding that exciting aspect of HappenStance





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