Owner and founder Matt Sturrock and co-owner Lizzie Lee opened Helicon Books in North Vancouver on August 5.
Black Bond Books buys Vancouver indie Hager Books
The store will officially change ownership on September 30.
Toronto bookstore Knife Fork Book to close
Ben McNally Books finds permanent home
Southern Exposure: Inside Bookmanager’s U.S. expansion
Booksellers eager to celebrate Canadian Independent Bookstore Day in person
Canadian Independent Bookstore Day takes place April 30.
Unique federal grant program available for Canadian booksellers
A new program called Support for Booksellers will provide grants to fund improvements in how stores sell books online, as a result of two years of strong growth in online sales during the pandemic.
Flying Books opens new store
Bestsellers: David A. Robertson has had books on the bestsellers lists for a combined 118 weeks
The prolific author and two-time Governor General’s Award winner has had multiple bestselling titles over the past year.
CIBA’s holiday marketing campaign looks beyond gift guides
For this year’s holiday shopping season, the Canadian Independent Booksellers Association is encouraging book buyers to look past curated lists and rely instead on the expertise of their local indie bookseller.