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Our Book Clubs
Tracey's book club meets on the third Monday of the month, from September to May. They read books from a variety of genres and time periods. This month's book is Lost City of the Monkey God by Douglas Preston, and the meeting will be here at BookLore on November 19, 2018 at 7:30pm. There is no registration or cost, and drop-ins are welcome.

Tony's book club meets on the last Monday of the month, from September to May. The theme for this year is Great 19th Century American Novels. This month's books are Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave by Frederick Douglass and Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl by Harriet Jackson (available in one volume). The meeting will be here at BookLore on November 26, 2018 at 7:00pm. There is a $20 cost for the year.

Kingdom of the Blind
Louise Penny
Hardcover | Nov 2018
on order $37.99
(releases Nov 27 2018)
Michelle Obama
Hardcover | Nov 2018
in store $40.00
(more on order)
Dog Man #6
Dav Pilkey
Hardcover | Dec 2018
on order $12.99
(releases Dec 24 2018)
Anna Burns
Paperback | Dec 2018
on order $21.00
(releases Dec 4 2018)

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One of our favourite children's illustrators, Werner Zimmermann, will be here at BookLore
to read from his new book, At the Pond.

A finalist for the Governor General's Literary Award for Illustration, At the Pond is a gorgeous depiction of life within a goldfish pond. With simple text and rich, lifelike paintings, Werner Zimmermann has created a unique and beautiful world for readers of all ages to enjoy.

Saturday, November 24, 10:30 to 11:30 am

Join us for a fun-filled morning of reading, singing, drawing, and laughing!
We hope to see you there!
If you can't make it to the event we would be happy to get a book autographed for you.
Werner's autographs are always surprising and fun.

Please RSVP to BookLore at 519-942-3830 or

Authors on Stage

Join us for an evening with this year's Massey Lecturer, Tanya Talaga.

She will be discussing her book Seven Fallen Feathers, the tragic story of seven
Indigenous youth who go missing in Thunder Bay. Winner of the 2018 RBC Taylor Prize
and the 2017 Shaughnessy Cohen Prize for Political Writing.

Tuesday, December 4 at 7 pm

At the Opera House, 87 Broadway, Orangeville

Tickets are $30
Available at BookLore and the Theatre Orangeville Box Office

Includes wine and a catered reception
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Committed to Excellence

  • 2013 Canadian Bookseller of the Year
  • Chamber of Commerce Retail Excellence
  • Tourism Retail Award
  • Orangeville Banner Readers Choice
  • Chamber of Commerce, Woman of the Year - Nancy Frater
  • Tourism Ambassador



Celebrating 27 Years of Community Involvement

Orangeville's independent bookstore is truly a Mecca for readers whatever their interests - the latest in Canlit, a wide selection for children, enthralling "whodunits" and fine cooking and gardening books.

  • personal service
  • special orders
  • fine children's books
  • varied selection
  • unique greeting cards
Monday to Wednesday ... 9am-6pm
Thursday and Friday ... 9am-9pm
Saturday ... 9am-6pm
Sunday ... 12noon-5pm

Telephone: 519-942-3830



Find us at 121 First Street, Credit Creek Village, across from the mall