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Andy Weir
Hardcover | Nov 2017
in store $36.00
Feeding My Mother
Jann Arden
Hardcover | Nov 2017
not in store $35.00
(available for order)
(releases Nov 21 2017)
Original Highways
Roy MacGregor
Hardcover | Nov 2017
in store $36.00
(more on order)
The People vs. Alex Cross
James Patterson
Hardcover | Nov 2017
on order $38.00
(releases Nov 20 2017)
Christmas Wind
Stephanie Simpson McLellan
Hardcover | Dec 2017
on order $19.95
(releases Dec 5 2017)
Boogie Bear
David Walliams
Hardcover | Nov 2017
on order $21.99
(releases Nov 16 2017)
Canada 365
Canada Historica
Paperback | Nov 2017
on order $26.99
(releases Nov 28 2017)
Weave a Circle Round
Kari Maaren
Paperback | Nov 2017
on order $20.99
(releases Nov 28 2017)
Christmas with Maud Lewis
Bob Brooks
Hardcover | Nov 2017
sold out $24.95
(on order)
Coffin Road
Peter May
Paperback | Nov 2017
in store $20.49

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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 range of non-fiction 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 babies to teens.

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 which contains over four million titles, to find books of interest. TitleLink lets you know what's in stock, on order (coming or forthcoming), or what we can quickly obtain. If you can't find a specific title using the Titelink Search engine, simply e-mail or call us with your request. We'll continue the search and contact you with the results.

Use "My List" to create your selection and then "View My List" and "Proceed to checkout", which real 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.

Happenstance Hours                                                                We do sell that other type of yarn- knitting that is.
Monday - Thursday 9am - 5:30 pm                                   Please contact us with your knitting and crocheting needs.
Friday 9am - 6pm
Saturday 9am - 5pm
Sunday 11am - 3pm

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