Perched on the edge of Vancouver’s West Point Grey neighbourhood sits White Dwarf Books, a favourite haunt of science fiction, fantasy, and mystery fans that is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year.
Online antiquarian book dealer AbeBooks has reversed a decision to cut ties with sellers in four countries after vendors united in protest.
The retail chain attributed the sales decline to the closure of a “few low-performing” locations and renovations at 12 others as it continues to roll out its “cultural department store” strategy.
Vancouver distributor and wholesaler Raincoast Books is sponsoring the Love Your Bookstore challenge, which aims to promote indie booksellers across Canada and the U.S.
Toronto’s famously cool Type Books has opened its third location.
Writer Michael Hingston and designer Natalie Olsen, of the small Alberta-based publishing house Hingston & Olsen, aren’t big horror readers.… Read More »
Toronto-based, Japanese-owned Rakuten Kobo has announced a significant move into the U.S. market with Walmart eBooks.
Visitors to the Penguin Shop this month will notice that the iconic bird has a new bold look.
On ferries in B.C., Ontario, and the Maritimes, regional authors penned the bestselling books this summer.
Walmart has made a major play for the audiobook and ebook market in the U.S., with the help of Toronto-based Rakuten Kobo.