BOOKSELLERS OF ATLANTIC CANADA
ANTIQUARIAN & SECONDHAND 2010
(click here if you want your store listed in the next edition. March 15th deadline.)
Nova Scotia (counter clockwise around the province)
Amy’s Used Books
Doug Patriquin, 902-667-7927
51 South Albion St., Amherst, NS B4H 2W4
Mon. to Thurs. 10-6, Fri. 10-9, Sat. 10-5. Large general stock with over 250,000 titles, including many rare and out of print books.
The Book Nook
Sheila MacAulay, 902- 893-7766
8 Dominion St., Truro, NS B2N 3N8
Mon- Fri 10:30 – 5.
General stock, all categories, much Maritime, some new genealogy and local authors.
Jocelyne Marchand, 902-542-4419
11491, Hwy 1, Box 51, Grand-Pré, NS B0P 1M0
12 - 6. when opened otherwise by chance, appt. or mood.
Eclectic, Acadie, Nova Scotia, first nations, africadian, women, children, gardening, travel, ephemera, postcards.
The Odd Book
Jim Tillotson, 902-542-9491
112 Front St., Unit 118, Wolfville, NS B4P 1A4
Mon. to Thurs. 9:30 - 5:30, Fri. 9:30 - 9, Sat. 9:30 - 5
Sun. 1-5. Evenings during summer.
Specializing in out of print academic works and literature.
Books Galore & More
Stephen Franey, 902-679-9816
Coldbrook Centre, Hwy 1, Coldbrook, NS
1.3 km west of Exit 14, Hwy 101
Mon to Sat 10-9, Sun. 12-5
Large selection of well-organized stock.
Blue Griffin Books
Jonathan Archibald, 902-363-2665
30 Commercial St., Middleton, N.S. B0S 1P0
Mon.-Wed. 9-6, Thurs.-Fri. 9-9, Sat. 9-6, Sun. 12-5
Something for everyone, general fiction, sci-fi, cooking, history, religion, magazines, movies, mystery, western and more.
Bear River Bargains + Books
Paul Volenik, 902-467-0908
Main Street, Bear River, NS B0S 1B0
Open most days from 10-5. Winter by chance or appointment.
General used books, ephemera, postcards, 19th & 20th century
newpapers, magazines, maps, pamphlets & memorabilia.
Crooked Timber Books
Bill Schrank, 902-245-1283
17 Water Street, P.O. Box 2170, Digby, NS B0V 1A0
Web: http://www.crookedtimber.com/ Mon.-Sat. 10-5, closed Sundays & January-March
Diverse stock, history, fiction, economics, cookbooks, drama, poetry, mysteries. Special interest in Irish fiction, poetry, history and drama.
The Whirligig Book Shop
Betty Camp, 902-875-1117
135 Water St., Shelburne, NS B0T 1W0
Mon. - Sat. 10 - 5, Winter closed Mon. Books, collectibles, and memorabilia. Good general stock of used books some new books.
Myra Barss, (902) 543-1434
527 King St., Bridgewater, NS B4V 1B3
Mon.-Sat. 10 - 5, Fri. 10 - 7, Summer Sun. 1-5
History, biography, mysteries, romances, classics, children’s books, Canadiana, cookbooks, sports, travel, reference, true crime & more. Aat least 50% off cover price.
Chris Webb, 902-634-8149, 1-877-788-4747
134 Montague St., P.O. Box 1088, Lunenburg, NS B0J 2C0
Open every day 3 -9 year round
General stock, used and rare books, paperbacks & hardcover,
wide variety of subjects, nautical section.
ABC: Antiques, Books & Collectibles
Parker & Joselle Barrington, 902-826-1128
12723 Peggy's Cove Rd. Tantallon, NS B3Z 2N1
Web: http://www.abcantiques.ca/ See website or call for open hours
Specializing in antiquarian, collectible and local interest books.
Book Galore & More
Stephen Franey, 902-826-1565
5209 St. Margaret’s Bay Rd. Upper Tantallon, NS
1 km south of exit 5, Hwy 103
Open Seven days a week
Large selection of well-organized stock
The Annex Bookstore
Carolyn A. Laurie 902- 820-3700
196 Tantallon Cres., Upper Tantallon, N.S. B3Z 1C6
Mon 10-3, Thurs - Fri 1-8, Sat 10-5, Sun 11-4, & chance or appt.
Fiction and Non Fiction, used, collectibles, new, good selection of local authors & local content. Author readings and workshops
HRM - Halifax -Dartmouth
Dartmouth Book Exchange
Amy McIsaac, 902-435-1207
1187 Cole Harbour Rd., Dartmouth, NS
Mon. – Fri. 10-8, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 11-5
Large selection of fiction, sci-fi & fantasy, religious, self-help, children’s room, bestseller pocketbooks.
Dust Jacket Books and Treasures
Chris Cooper, 902- 492-0666
1505 Barrington St., Maritime Centre, Halifax, NS B3J 3K5
Web: http://www.dustjacket.ca/ Mon. to Fri., 10 - 4.
Large general stock of used and rare books. Small selection of used records and a few antiques and collectibles.
John W. Doull, Bookseller
John W. Doull, 902-429-1652
1684 Barrington St., Halifax, NS B3J 2A2
Mon and Tues. 9:30 - 6, Wed. to Fri. 9:30 - 9, Sat. 10 - 9
Very large stock, second hand & antiquarian. Specialties: literature, history, Atlantic provinces, nautical, scholarly. ABAC
The Jade W
Sydney Hansen (902) 423-5233(Jade)
5233 Prince St., Halifax, NS B3J 1L8
100 yards from John W. Doull Bookseller
Mon. – Sat.10-6. Pleasantly housed collection of both new & 2nd hand books, with special interest in literature, women’s studies, travel writings ,children’s books & book related stationery.
John Townsend and Mary Lee MacDonald,
Tel: 902-423-8419; Fax: 902-423-8503
5378 Inglis St., Halifax, NS B3H 1J5
Mon. to Thurs & Sat. 9:30 – 5:30, Fri. 9:30 – 6:00
Closed Sundays & Holidays
Very large general stock. Emphasis on Canadiana and rare books.
Lloyd Tattrie, 902-752-1216
168 Provost, New Glasgow, NS, B2H 2R1 (Mini Mall)
Mon. to Thurs. 8:30 - 5, Fri. 8:30 – 8, Sat. 9-5, Sun. 12-4
Buy & sell quality new & used books, CDs, movies.
Featuring local authors & books about Atlantic Canada.
Greeting cards fax & photocopy service. Since 1974.
Garrett’s by the Bridge
Edward MacArthur, 902-752-7161
124 Kempt St, (Riverside Parkway) New Glasgow, NS B2H 4L8
Mon. to Sat. 9 – 5
Fine selection Nova Scotia, local histories and Canadiana
as well as a general selection of used books
Reynolds Book Store
Carol Reynolds, 902-564-2665
446 Charlotte St., Sydney, NS B1P 1E4
Mon.- Fri. 10 -4:30, Sat. 10 - 4
Large selection of all types of books, some rare and first editions. Nice selection of new books by local authors.
Wildfire Books & Pottery
Sarah Beck, 902-929-2315
44556 Cabot Trail, North Shore, NS B0C 1H0
10-6 most days, June through September
Good selection of used books, modern fiction & non-fiction.
Small selection of children’s books, summer reading, plus more
New Brunswick (alphabetical order)
Rags of Time Quality Used Books
Naoko Ando & L.F. MacDonnell, (506) 536-2808
28-B York St., Sackville, NB E4L 4R4 (Convocation Hall)
Mon. to Sat. 9 - 9, Sun. 10-6
General stock including literature, history, popular fiction, science fiction/fantasy, local interest, religion and children’s books A wide selection of books in French.
Rags of Time Books & Crafts
Naoko Ando & L.F. MacDonnell, (506) 536-2808
28-B York St., Sackville, NB E4L 4R4 (across from Convocation Hall)
Mon. to Thurs. 10 - 6, Fri. 10 - 9, Sat. 10 - 5, Sun. 12-5
General stock, emphasis on literature, history, and academic works.
Selected handmade crafts: books, cards and Japanese calligraphy.
Serving organic fair trade coffee and tea.
Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Dave Shoots and Wendy Matheson, 506-693-7758
40 Coburg St., Suites 101-102, Saint John, NB E2L 3J5
Exit City Market to Charlotte St., turn left, two blocks.
Look for the 1820’s stone mansion with the curved front door.
Mon. - Sat. 8 – 5
Hard covers, history, literature, philosophy, gardening, local history, religion biography and children.
Prince Edward Island (Place names in alphabetical order)
Ray Regular, 902-836-4334
6 Commercial St., Kensington, PE C0B 1M0
Mon. Wed. Thurs. Sat. 10-5, Fri. 10-8
Large selection of previously owned books, comics
graphic novels and Manya
Aubrey Bell & Patricia Bennett, 902-886-3201, 1-866-963-3339
10686 Route 6, New London, PE, C0B 1M0
10-6 in season, otherwise chance or appointment.
Wheel chair accessible
Old and collectible books, antique maps and prints, vintage posters,
ephemera, fine art, small collectibles and furniture.
6922 Rustico Rd. (Rte 6) PE, C0A 1N0
Mid May-Mid Oct., open daily, off-season - Saturdays only.
Well organized collection of used fiction paperbacks and children’s
books (used books are half-price). Also new island books.
Look for the pink house.
The Turret Bell
Jay Adamsson & Michelle MacDonald, 902-961-1070
5599 Rte 2, St. Peters, PE C0A 2A0
Large collection of PEI books, used and new books.
Walking tours of St. Peters, coffee.
Newfoundland and Labrador
Gerald Penney Rare Books and Maps
Gerald Penney, 709-739-7227 Fax: 709-739-7277
P.O. Box 428, St. John’s, NL, A1C 5K4
Viewing by appointment.
Rare and collectible books, maps and prints of Newfoundland
and Labrador. Always interested in purchasing.
Free catalogues issued.
The Newfoundland and Labrador Bookfinder
Graham Skanes, 709-722-8310, Fax: 709-726-3818
720 Water St., P.O. Box 37054, St. John’s, NL A1E 1C2
Viewing by appointment. Web catalogues.
Catalogue and internet sales of Newfoundland and Labrador
antiquarian, used books and other printed material.
Always interested in purchasing.
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Jocelyne Marchand, 902-542-4419
11491, Hwy 1, Box 51
Grand-Pré, NS B0P 1M0
Deadline for next edition March 15, 2011