New York Review of Books

Jigsaw by Sybille Bedford ($23.95) Bedford’s 4th and final novel was shortlisted for the Booker in 1989. As a novelist, she used “the ambiguous and inescapable stuff of her own life at the center of her fiction.” This unsentimental education focuses on her early life spanning the time spent alone with her father at a grand but decidedly […]

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Victoria Day Holiday Hours

Here are the holiday hours for all of the Book City locations. ————————————————————————————————————————— Danforth (Greek Town)                                                                   In the Beach Friday 10:00 am – […]

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Authors for Indies 2017

Authors for Indies is quickly approaching! Mark your calendars for Saturday, April 29, and plan to visit all four Book City branches to meet with your favourite authors to discuss their books, the books they love and to celebrate independent bookselling! Here’s our guest list:   Beach: Dana Harrison & Joel MacCharles 11am-12pm Lisa de […]

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Great Deals!

Great Deals on Good Books Get ’em while they last! Nora Webster (Colm Tóibín) Pub. List Price: $32.95 Our Price: $8.99 From one of contemporary literature’s most acclaimed and beloved authors comes this magnificent novel set in a small town in Ireland in the 1960s, where a fiercely compelling, too-young widow and mother of four […]

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