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Used Books

Winner of the Giller Prize is Omar El Akkad  for his novel What Strange Paradise
What Strange Paradise
Omar El Akkad
Hardcover | Jul 2021
not in store $29.95
(available for order)
The Listeners
Jordan Tannahill
Paperback | Aug 2021
not in store $23.99
(available for order)
The Son of the House
Cheluchi Onyemelukwe-Onuobia
Paperback | May 2021
not in store $21.99
(available for order)
Glorious Frazzled Beings
Angelique Lalonde
Paperback | Sep 2021
not in store $22.99
(available for order)
Fight Night
Miriam Toews
Hardcover | Aug 2021
not in store $29.95
(available for order)
The Promise by Damon Galgut is the winner of the Booker Prize
The Promise
Damon Galgut
Hardcover | Apr 2021
not in store $37.50
(available for order)
Great Circle
Maggie Shipstead
Hardcover | May 2021
not in store $36.00
(available for order)
Richard Powers
Hardcover | Sep 2021
not in store $32.00
(available for order)
The Fortune Men
Nadifa Mohamed
Hardcover | Dec 2021
not in store $36.00
(available for order)
No One Is Talking About This
Patricia Lockwood
Hardcover | Feb 2021
not in store $34.00
(available for order)
A Passage North
Anuk Arudpragasam
Hardcover | Jul 2021
not in store (out of stock indefinitely)
Shop Online, Pick up in Store
We are open for in store shopping during the construction on William St. The street is open!  We also have a back entrance (see the bottom of this page)

You can Order online and pay at pick up or by Credit Card or etransfers to
For orders or assistance please call  705-328-1600
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Here is the Canada Reads 2022 ShortlistSee more
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the lowest of the 4 will be free
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Book club Sets available (6 to 10 copies $5. to $8. each). Reserve a set, have your members drop in to purchase their copy, then return it when finished and get $1. to $2. off the next book.
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Back Entrance
During the construction in the Downtown remember that you can also access the Kent Bookstore through our fully accessible back door off the parking lot between Cambridge,  Peel and Kent Street. Driving entrances to the lot are off Cambridge and Peel Streets, and walking access through the alleys off Kent Street. We appreciate your efforts to shop with us and downtown businesses through this needed construction.